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1984-1985 Iowa Football Year in Review

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Summary: The Hawkeyes overcame an unusual number of injuries in 1984 to post an 8-4-1 record, including a 55-17 thrashing of Texas in the inaugural Freedom Bowl.

Conference: Big Ten

Head Coach: Hayden Fry

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Opponent / Score


Full Game

Iowa State

#10 Iowa  vs  Iowa State  

W     59 - 21

Penn State

#5 Iowa  vs  #12 Penn State  

L     17 - 20  

Ohio State

#14 Iowa  @  #5 Ohio State  

L     26 - 45


Iowa  vs  Illinois  

W     21 - 16


Iowa  @  Northwestern  

W     31 - 3


Iowa  @  #14 Purdue  

W     40 - 3  


#18 Iowa  vs  Michigan  

W     26 - 0  


#17 Iowa  @  Indiana  

W     24 - 20


#17 Iowa  vs  Wisconsin  

T     10 - 10

Michigan State

#18 Iowa  vs  Michigan State  

L     16 - 17


Iowa  @  Minnesota  

L     17 - 23


Iowa  @  Hawaii  

W     17 - 6


Iowa  vs  #19 Texas  

W     55 - 17  

Total Wins

Total Losses

Total Ties

Win %





Graced With Opportunity: A Self-Discovery Journal to Cultivate Your Dreams with Gratitude, Mindfulness, Intention and Strategy (
George Raveling)

Hayden Fry: A High Porch Picnic (
Hayden Fry)

A Season on the Mat: Dan Gable and the Pursuit of Perfection (
Dan Gable)

War On The Boards: A Rebounding Manual (
George Raveling)

Scoring Power with the Winged T Offense (
Forest Evashevski)


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Dave Alexander

Dave Alexander (OL/DL)

Sterling, Illinois [High]

Kirk Banks

Kirk Banks (DL)

Iowa City, Iowa [High]

Rick Bayless

Rick Bayless (RB)

Hugo, Minnesota [Forest Lake]

Willie Bishop

Willie Bishop (DB)

West Chicago, Illinois [Community #94]

Mike Bolan

Mike Bolan (DB)

Glencoe, Illinois [New Trier]

Doug Burrell

Doug Burrell (LB)

Cedar Rapids, Iowa [Washington]

Kerry Burt

Kerry Burt (DB)

Waterloo, Iowa [West]

Fred Bush

Fred Bush (FB)

Manasquan, New Jersey [High]

Malcolm Christie

Malcolm Christie

Jersey City, New Jersey [Dickinson]

Craig Clark

Craig Clark (TE)

Columbus Junction, Iowa [High]

Pat Coppinger

Pat Coppinger (WR)

Kansas City, Missouri [Rockhurst]

Zane Corbin

Zane Corbin (DB)

Jersey City, New Jersey [Snyder]

Marshall Cotton

Marshall Cotton (RB)

Davenport, Iowa [Central]

Nate Creer

Nate Creer (DB)

Brooklyn, New York [Tilden]

Dave Croston

Dave Croston

Sioux City, Iowa [East]

Kyle Crowe

Kyle Crowe (DB)

Ankeny, Iowa [High]

Jeff Drost

Jeff Drost (DL)

Indianola, Iowa [High]

Quinn Early

Quinn Early (WR)

West Hempstead, New York [Great Neck South]

Mike Flagg

Mike Flagg (TE)

Cedar Falls, Iowa [High]

Owen Gill

Owen Gill

Brooklyn, New York [Tilden]

Mike Haight

Mike Haight

Manchester, Iowa [Beckman]

Gregg Hammann

Gregg Hammann (WR)

Bellevue, Iowa [High]

Bill Happel

Bill Happel (WR)

Cedar Rapids, Iowa [Washington]

Kevin Harmon

Kevin Harmon (RB)

New York City, New York [Bayside]

Ronnie Harmon

Ronnie Harmon (RB, WR)

New York City, New York [Bayside]

Craig Hartman

Craig Hartman (DB)

Cedar Rapids, Iowa [Jefferson]

Jonathan Hayes

Jonathan Hayes (LB, TE)

South Fayette Township, Pennsylvania [High]

Scott Helverson

Scott Helverson

Des Moines, Iowa [East]

Mike Hooks

Mike Hooks (DL)

Omaha, Nebraska [South]

Mike Hufford

Mike Hufford (TE)

Mt Vernon, Iowa [High]

Paul Hufford

Paul Hufford (DL)

Mt Vernon, Iowa [High]

Keith Hunter

Keith Hunter (DB)

Newark, New Jersey [Barringer]

Gary Kostrubala

Gary Kostrubala (P)

Oak Lawn, Illinois [Marist]

George Little

George Little (DL)

Duquesne, Pennsylvania [High]

Chuck Long

Chuck Long (QB)

Wheaton, Illinois [North]

J.C. Love Jordan

J.C. Love Jordan (WR)

Robbins, Illinois [Richards]

John Marchese

John Marchese (RB)

Arlington Heights, Illinois [High]

Jim Mauro

Jim Mauro (WR)

West Des Moines, Iowa [Dowling]

Devon Mitchell

Devon Mitchell

Brooklyn, New York [Tilden]

Tom Nichol

Tom Nichol (K)

Green Bay, Wisconsin [Preble]

Jay Norvell

Jay Norvell (DB)

Madison, Wisconsin [Memorial]

Kelly O'Brien

Kelly O'Brien (TE)

Sterling, Illinois [High]

Hap Peterson

Hap Peterson (DL)

Bettendorf, Iowa [High]

J.J. Puk

J.J. Puk (LB)

Cedar Rapids, Iowa [Washington]

Joe Schuster

Joe Schuster

Faribault, Minnesota [High]

Tim Sennott

Tim Sennott

Northfield, Illinois [New Trier West]

Mark Sindlinger

Mark Sindlinger (OL)

Charles City, Iowa [High]

Robert Smith

Robert Smith (WR)

Dallas, Texas [Spruce]

Kevin Spitzig

Kevin Spitzig (LB)

Ankeny, Iowa [High]

Larry Station

Larry Station (LB)

Omaha, Nebraska [Central]

Mike Stoops

Mike Stoops (DB)

Youngstown, Ohio [Cardinal Mooney]

Mark Vlasic

Mark Vlasic

Rochester, Pennsylvania [Center]

Jon Vrieze

Jon Vrieze (DL)

Forest City, Iowa [High]


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