By Brendan Stiles
WEST DES MOINES, Iowa — The Iowa Hawkeyes conducted their first of two open spring practices Saturday afternoon and once again opted to showcase themselves for this first open practice at Valley Stadium in front of their fans in the central and western portions of the state.
Below are six videos from the 11-on-11 portion of Sunday’s spring practice, plus video of Iowa head coach Kirk Ferentz meeting with the media afterwards to discuss the Hawkeyes’ progress nine practices into their spring football period. The first video features the first units (both offense and defense) in goal-line situations. The second and third videos are third-down situations with the second video featuring both the first and second units and third video featuring only the first unit. The fourth and sixth videos are the first units during the live portion and the fifth video features the second units during live.
PRACTICE VIDEO #1 (FIRST OFFENSE VS. FIRST DEFENSE GOAL-LINE):
PRACTICE VIDEO #2 (THIRD DOWN SITUATIONS):
PRACTICE VIDEO #3 (FIRST OFFENSE VS. FIRST DEFENSE THIRD DOWN):
PRACTICE VIDEO #4 (FIRST OFFENSE VS. FIRST DEFENSE LIVE):
PRACTICE VIDEO #5 (SECOND OFFENSE VS. SECOND DEFENSE LIVE):
PRACTICE VIDEO #6 (FIRST OFFENSE VS. FIRST DEFENSE LIVE):
KIRK FERENTZ POST-PRACTICE: