Iowa football coach Kirk Ferentz saw his Hawkeyes drop to 6-6 last season, leaving them at out of a bowl for the first time since 2000. Could all that be remedied by pragmatic methods, such as promoting more consistent play? Or some hippie-dippie new agey “life skills mentor”?
That picture might have taken away some of the suspense, coupled with the fact that redoubled effort doesn’t typically make the best sports blog fodder. Indeed, life coach it is, reports the WATERLOO-CEDAR FALLS COURIER.