The Shadow Knows:Recruitng, Summer Work Outs

It's been a while since everyone's favorite insider, The Shadow, has stopped by the HN Clubhouse message boards. But he dropped in today, and he is dishing all kinds of tidbits and nuggets. His commentary includes thoughts and news on Richard Kittrell, David Walker, Brian Ferentz, Pete McMahon, Anton Narinskiy, Nyere Aumaitre, Charles Godfrey, Bradley Fletcher, Damian Sims and MORE! You won't want to miss the latest offering from the man simply known as, The Shadow

He is back...your favorite Hawkeye insider...The Shadow.

We don't ask how he knows what he knows, but it just happens to turn out that he knows.

His latest offering is in the HN Clubhouse, the members only portion of this website: CLICK HERE

Here is what is on tap here at over the course of the next six weeks alone:

* The Big Ten Kickoff Luncheon takes place the first week of August. We will have interviews with coaches from around the league and other bits and pieces that are gleaned from that gathering each year.

* Iowa Football Media Day is set for Tuesday, August 10th. will have wall to wall coverage of this event in the same 'standard setting' way we have done over the past four years. No other news sources has provided more complete coverage of this event than over the past four years combined, and this year will be no exception.

Player and coaches interviews, photos and much more is what you can expect. We will have fresh Q & A sessions on the website each and every day, leading up to our August 31st game week coverage of Kirk Ferentz's press conference, game week player interviews, and more from Rob Howe, formerly of the Iowa City Press Citizen, who is entering his second year as Senior Writer for and Hawkeye Nation, the Magazine, and Jon Miller, Publisher and Founder of and Hawkeye Nation, the magazine.

* Starting Monday, September 6th, will welcome back its good friend Chuck Hartlieb. The former All Big Ten Hawkeye QB will be joining for the third straight year with his 'Monday Morning Quarterback' segment, breaking down the most recent Hawkeye football game and looking ahead to the next game.

* We will also have a special 'Pre Season' interview with Hartlieb in the days leading up to the season to get his thoughts on what he expects to see out of the 2004 Iowa Hawkeyes.

* Along the way and through next February, staff, including Josh Clark, the most seasoned recruiting analyst covering Iowa Hawkeye recruiting, will keep you advised on late breaking commitments and prospect updates.

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