Defense putting out fires

Tom Kakert, Publisher
Hawkeye Report

To steal a bit from the great Billy Joel, the Iowa defense didn't start the fire, but they have certainly been putting out their fair share the past two weeks. Norm Parker had a lot of catchy phrases in his coaching career and one of them was the defense had to put out fires. Be it from a turnover or poor field position, Iowa's defense has been put in a bad spot with a short field to defend quite a bit in the past two weeks and they continue to extinguish those flames on a regular basis. Josey Jewell and company discuss their fire fighting duties and the challenge of facing a new quarterback this weekend when the Hawkeyes host Illinois.

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