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IU football quarterback Michael Penix trying to stay positive as he attempts to get back on track

If all else fails, man's best friend, or in this case, Mike's best friend, will be there, blissfully unaware. Everyone ...
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Watch: IU football players McFadden, Hendershot, Jones, Bedford, and Layne WKU week Q&A

Watch as Indiana players Micah McFadden, Peyton Hendershot, Caleb Jones, Matt Bedford and Raheem Layne took questions from the media ...
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Hoosiers in the NFL: Week 2 results and notes for former IU football stars in the league

Two weeks of the 2021 NFL season are now complete for former IU stars with teams in the league. Take ...
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Watch: IU football coordinators Warren and Sheridan with final Cincinnati thoughts, preview Western Kentucky

Watch as IU football offensive coordinator Nick Sheridan and defensive coordinator Charlton Warren give final thoughts on the loss to ...
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Turnovers are turning back the IU football turnaround story

Indiana fans grew accustomed to game-changing turnovers during the program's memorable 6-1 run through the Big Ten in 2020.  As ...
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Watch: Tom Allen with final Monday thoughts on Cincinnati as IU football turns to Western Kentucky

Watch as Indiana football head coach Tom Allen met with the media on Monday morning to share final thoughts on ...
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Upon further review, Tom Allen “strongly disagrees” with McFadden targeting call, wants rule modified

"I didn't even know.  I was totally caught off guard.  What are they reviewing?   No idea," Tom Allen said. No ...
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X-rays and MRI negative for IU football quarterback Michael Penix, Jr., who will remain starter

Indiana dodged a bullet on Saturday. Starting quarterback Michael Penix, Jr. suffered an injury to his non-throwing hand against Cincinnati ...
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IU football report card: Mistakes erase fast start by the Hoosiers against Cincinnati

Indiana lost its marquee nonconference matchup against No. 8 Cincinnati on Saturday afternoon in Bloomington. Let's go position-by-position and take ...
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IU football quarterback Michael Penix, Jr.’s status uncertain after post-game x-rays

According to a program spokesperson, Indiana quarterback Michael Penix, Jr. had post-game x-rays following the Hoosiers' 38-24 loss to Cincinnati.  ...
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Watch: IU football players D.J. Matthews, Ryder Anderson and Cam Jones react to Cincinnati loss

Indiana football players D.J. Matthews, Ryder Anderson and Cam Jones met with the media after a 38-24 loss to Cincinnati ...
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Watch: Indiana head coach Tom Allen discusses loss to Cincinnati

Watch as Indiana football head coach Tom Allen discusses a 38-24 loss to Cincinnati on Saturday afternoon in Bloomington. Indiana ...
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Indiana cannot maintain early strong play, falls to No. 8 Cincinnati

Indiana had just held Cincinnati to a sixth straight first half drive of five plays or less.  The Hoosiers were ...
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IU football game day: Indiana vs. Cincinnati primer and prediction

There is a buzz surrounding this one as Indiana welcomes its highest ranked nonconference foe to Memorial Stadium since it ...
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Watch: Cincinnati coach Luke Fickell previews Indiana

Watch as Cincinnati head coach Luke Fickell discusses Saturday's showdown with Indiana. Fickell discusses playing in front of the crowd ...
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Allen trusts preparation will help IU football maintain big game composure | Cincinnati week notebook

Composure seemed to be in short supply two weeks ago when Indiana made mistake after early mistake in Iowa City ...
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Watch: IU football head coach Tom Allen with final Thursday thoughts on Cincinnati

Indiana football head coach Tom Allen met with the media on Thursday morning to give final thoughts on his team's ...
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Watch: IU football coach Tom Allen radio show — Cincinnati week

Watch as Indiana head coach Tom Allen and legendary IU voice Don Fischer take a final look back at Idaho ...
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Watch: IU football players Penix, Mullen, and Fryfogle preview Cincinnati

Watch as IU football players Michael Penix, Jr., Tiawan Mullen and Ty Fryfogle meet with the media to share final ...
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Cincinnati QB Ridder has IU football’s full attention, DC Warren has a unique perspective

Much of Indiana's success defensively since Tom Allen arrived in 2016 has been based on deception at the line of ...
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Former IU football quarterback Trent Green earns Indiana’s Zora Clevenger Award

Former IU football and long time NFL quarterback Trent Green is one of five individuals who will be honored this ...
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An “in rhythm” Michael Penix is a must against No. 8 Cincinnati’s defense

Merriam Webster defines rhythm as "movement, fluctuation, or variation marked by the regular recurrence or natural flow of related elements." ...
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Watch: Coordinators Warren, Sheridan, Teegardin with final Idaho thoughts, early Cincinnati preview

Watch as IU football defensive coordinator Charlton Warren and offensive coordinator Nick Sheridan take questions from the media for Cincinnati ...
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Indiana’s coaches and players noticed early and enthusiastic student section

As the Memorial Stadium gates opened on Saturday evening, a sight not often seen inside the 61 year old venue ...
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Watch: IU football coach Tom Allen Monday morning press conference — Cincinnati week

Watch as IU football head coach Tom Allen meets with the media for his regular Monday morning press conference. Allen ...
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Indiana cornerback Chris Keys has torn ACL, Jaylin Williams expected back for Cincinnati

The injuries continue to mount in the Indiana secondary. Redshirt freshman cornerback Chris Keys, who himself was filling in for ...
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IU football report card: Hoosiers take care of business against Idaho

Indiana recorded its first win of the 2021 season with a 56-14 dismantling of Idaho in its home opener in ...
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Watch: IU football players Carr, Swinton, Matthews and McFadden discuss win over Idaho

Watch as IU football players Stephen Carr, Javon Swinton, D.J. Matthews and Micah McFadden discuss a 56-14 win over Idaho ...
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Watch: IU football coach Tom Allen Idaho postgame Q&A

Indiana football head coach Tom Allen met with the media after a 56-14 win over Idaho on Saturday evening in ...
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Indiana scores every which way, cruises against Idaho in home opener

They scored by ground, air, block and return in the first half as Indiana jumped out to a 35-0 lead ...
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IU football game day: Idaho primer and prediction

Indiana will play in front of its home fans for the first time in nearly two years on Saturday when ...
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Watch: The best moments from RB Tevin Coleman as an Indiana Hoosier

It can still be a bit staggering to watch the burst of speed Tevin Coleman could produce out of the ...
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Watch: Indiana head coach Tom Allen with final Thursday thoughts on Idaho

Indiana head coach Tom Allen met with the media on Thursday to give final thoughts on his team's week two ...
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IU football to be shorthanded on defense vs. Idaho, expecting injured offensive players to return

Indiana's defensive backfield is one of the more veteran groups on the team, but they will be without one and ...
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Watch: IU football coach Tom Allen radio show — Idaho week

Watch as Indiana head coach Tom Allen and legendary IU voice Don Fischer take a final look back at Iowa ...
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Watch: Penix, Carr, Anderson, Jones and Campbell with final Iowa thoughts, Idaho preview

Watch as Indiana players Michael Penix, Jr., Stephen Carr, Ryder Anderson, Cam Jones and Charles Campbell met with the media ...
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Indiana drops out of the top-25 after season opening loss to Iowa

Indiana's program record run of being ranked in the top-25 for 11 straight weeks came to an end on Tuesday ...
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IU football’s Charlton Warren: “We are a matchup defense” | Anderson and Kramer score high marks

Like every team, Indiana has a base defense -- the 4-2-5 Tom Allen brought with him when he became defensive ...
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Watch: Coordinators Warren and Sheridan with final thoughts on Iowa, turn attention to Idaho

Watch as Indiana defensive coordinator Charlton Warren and offensive coordinator Nick Sheridan met with the media to take a final ...
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IU football OC Nick Sheridan takes the blame for offensive struggles

Indiana fumbled the ball on a zone read exchange on the second play of the game on Saturday at Iowa ...
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Video and transcript: IU football coach Tom Allen takes last look at Iowa, previews Idaho week

Watch as Indiana head coach Tom Allen met with the media at his regular Monday morning press conference. The fifth ...
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Safety Devon Matthews released from Iowa City hospital, outlook positive

Indiana head coach Tom Allen expressed concerns about the well-being of starting safety Devon Matthews on Saturday after he left ...
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Tom Allen checks hat to make sure Indiana is spelled right at Monday morning press conference

Indiana head coach Tom Allen had some fun with a bizarre situation that played out on Saturday in Iowa City ...
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Watch: Penix, Fryfogle and Anderson discuss loss to Iowa

Watch as Indiana players met with the media after a 34-6 loss to Iowa on Saturday. Quarterback Michael Penix, Jr., ...
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IU football report card: Hoosiers lay an egg in Iowa City

Indiana suffered a disappointing 34-6 loss at Iowa on Saturday to open its 2021 season. Let's go position-by-position and take ...
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Watch: Tom Allen discusses loss to Iowa

Watch as Indiana head coach Tom Allen discusses a 34-6 loss to Iowa on Saturday evening in Iowa City. Indiana ...
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First half mistakes doom IU football in disastrous season opener at Iowa

In a battle of top-20 heavyweights, it was a first round knockout in Iowa City. Two massive early mistakes put ...
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Watch: Lee Corso tells story of greatest IU comeback — 1979 at Iowa

Watch as former IU football coach Lee Corso tells the story of Indiana's dramatic come-from-behind win at Iowa to open ...
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IU football game day: Iowa primer and prediction

One of the most anticipated IU football seasons in program history begins with a major challenge.  How about a top-20 ...
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Indiana will wear retro uniforms for Sept. 18 Cincinnati game

In the midst of a program renaissance, Indiana will honor its last memorable era later this month. On Sept. 18 ...
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IU football announces sellout for Cincinnati game | Martinsville announces game day traffic plans

Indiana had a historic season in 2020, and they did it without fans in the stands. The combination of a ...
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Watch: Iowa’s Kirk Ferentz previews matchup with Indiana

Watch as Iowa head coach Kirk Ferentz meets with the media to discuss a week one matchup against Indiana. Indiana ...
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Indiana football 2021 position preview: The specialists

The Daily Hoosier is previewing each position group during the final days leading up to the opening kickoff of the ...
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Watch: IU football head coach Tom Allen with final Thursday thoughts on Iowa

IU football head coach Tom Allen met with the media one final time on Thursday before the team departs for ...
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IU football 2021 position previews: The quarterbacks

The Daily Hoosier is previewing each position group during the final days leading up to the opening kickoff of the ...
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Tom Allen to his team on preseason recognition: “Congratulations, but it means jack”

It is just about time to rip up the preseason talk, throw it in the trash, and play some football ...
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Watch: IU football coach Tom Allen radio show — Iowa week

IU football head coach Tom Allen joined the legendary voice of Indiana Athletics Don Fischer on their Inside IU Football ...
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From unwanted to unstoppable: Micah McFadden and Ty Fryfogle’s improbable journeys to All-American

After long days of recruiting the Tampa area, then South Florida defensive coordinator Tom Allen found comfort where a lot ...
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IU football 2021 position previews: The running backs

The Daily Hoosier is previewing each position group during the final days leading up to the opening kickoff of the ...
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Watch: IU football’s Penix, Fryfogle, McFadden and Mullen preview Iowa

IU football players Michael Penix, Jr., Ty Fryfogle, Micah McFadden and Tiawan Mullen met with the media this week to ...
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Watch: Coordinators Charlton Warren and Nick Sheridan preview Iowa

Watch below as Indiana offensive coordinator Nick Sheridan and defensive coordinator Charlton Warren preview this weekend's season opener against Iowa ...
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Tom Allen honors his father with gift commitment to Franklin College

IU football head coach Tom Allen's father, Tom Allen, Sr., was responsible for the first weight training effort on the ...
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IU football 2021 position previews: The tight ends

The Daily Hoosier is previewing each position group during the final days leading up to the opening kickoff of the ...
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Legendary IU voice Don Fischer: “Best looking Indiana football team I’ve seen in 49 years”

After calling nearly a half-century of IU football games, Don Fischer is an authority on the modern history of the ...
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Indiana confirms running back Stephen Carr as its week one starter

Over the last couple weeks the writing was on the wall. Indiana is no different than any other program when ...
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Video and transcript: IU football coach Tom Allen kicks off Iowa week

Indiana football coach Tom Allen met with the media on Monday morning to preview this weekend's game against Iowa. The ...
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IU football releases the week one depth chart for Iowa

The IU football program shared their week one depth chart for the Iowa game. The headline is probably the confirmation ...
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IU football 2021 position previews: The wide receivers

The Daily Hoosier is previewing each position group during the final days leading up to the opening kickoff of the ...
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IU football 2021 position previews: The offensive line

The Daily Hoosier is previewing each position group during the final days leading up to the opening kickoff of the ...
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IU football 2021 position previews: The linebackers and bulls

The Daily Hoosier is previewing each position group during the final days leading up to the opening kickoff of the ...
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Everything finally seems just right for IU football tight end Peyton Hendershot

He's been too heavy and too light.  There have been injury rehabilitations and an off the field issue.  Some have ...
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One more go — IU football linebacker Thomas Allen “wanted to finish the right way”

Thomas Allen got a preview of life after football -- and discovered he wasn't quite ready for that.  But it ...
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Watch: IU football’s Stephen Carr talks fall camp, running back competition, transition from USC

Nothing has been formally announced, but former 5-star recruit and USC running back Stephen Carr appears likely to be Indiana's ...
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Six freshmen have stood out to Tom Allen at IU football’s 2021 fall camp

There are early signs in Bloomington that quarterback will continue to be a position of strength for many years to ...
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Hoosier Sounds: IU football’s Tom Allen with Fox Sports’ R.J. Young on the No. 1 Ranked Show

FOX College Football Analyst RJ Young interviewed IU football head coach Tom Allen this week as the Hoosiers get set ...
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Ty Fryfogle’s unselfish approach at fall camp making strong impression on Tom Allen

Apparently Ty Fryfogle didn't come back to school to study up on how to be the NFL's next diva wide ...
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Watch: IU football head coach Tom Allen reviews second scrimmage and gives other fall camp updates

Watch as IU football head coach Tom Allen met with the media on Monday afternoon to review the team's second ...
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Micah McFadden and Tiawan Mullen named second team AP preseason All-Americans

In a summer full of recognition, two IU defenders earned one of college football's more prestigious preseason honors. Indiana linebacker ...
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IU football 2021 position previews: The defensive line

The Daily Hoosier is previewing each position group during the final days leading up to the opening kickoff of the ...
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Watch: IU football 2021 fall camp highlights from the first two weeks

Watch below nearly six minutes of coverage of the first two weeks at IU football's 2021 fall camp. Indiana opens ...
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IU Football No. 28 in 2021 SP+ Rankings

We like ESPN staff writer Bill Connelly's SP+ model because it is a data driven system using logical inputs -- ...
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Watch: The Big Ten Network Bus Tour comes to Bloomington to preview the 2021 IU football season

Watch below as the Big Ten Network bus tour stopped in Bloomington this week. The BTN crew previewed the 2021 ...
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IU football offensive tackle Caleb Jones is sacrificing his dad’s ribs to reach NFL dreams

Sometimes life's inflection points come down to fairly black and white, binary decisions. In the case of Indiana offensive tackle ...
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IU football 2021 position previews: The safeties and huskies

The Daily Hoosier is previewing each position group during the final days leading up to the opening kickoff of the ...
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Watch: IU football coordinators Warren and Sheridan review first two weeks of fall camp

Watch as IU football defensive coordinator Charlton Warren and offensive coordinator Nick Sheridan met with the media on Thursday. Now ...
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IU football 2021 position previews: The cornerbacks

The Daily Hoosier is previewing each position group during the final days leading up to the opening kickoff of the ...
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Watch: Q&A with IU football All-American CB Tiawan Mullen

Watch below as Indiana's Tiawan Mullen meets with the media to preview the 2021 season. Indiana's first-ever first team All-American ...
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Watch: IU quarterback Michael Penix, Jr. gives a fall camp update after first scrimmage

Watch as IU football starting quarterback Michael Penix, Jr. addresses the media on Monday. The Tampa, Fla. product provides an ...
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Watch: Tom Allen reviews Saturday scrimmage and gives overall fall camp update

Watch as IU football head coach Tom Allen met with the media on Monday afternoon. Allen gave his thoughts on ...
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IU football: Running back Stephen Carr ascending the depth chart

Tom Allen had the look of a coach who may have found his number one running back on Monday. The ...
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IU football No. 17 in preseason AP top-25

No. 17 it is for IU football in the preseason polls. The first Associated Press poll of the 2021 season ...
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Beyond Ty Fryfogle, the depth in the IU wide receiver room is strong

Indiana wide receivers coach Grant Heard was asked Friday if wide out Miles Marshall is ready for the responsibility that ...
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Sampson James makes a quick pivot north to West Lafayette

It didn't take long for now officially former IU running back Sampson James to find a new home. And it ...
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Watch: IU football head coach Tom Allen provides update after first week of fall camp

Indiana football head coach Tom Allen met with the media via Zoom after practice on Thursday, the first day of ...
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Indiana’s Tom Allen announces addition of Ole Miss transfer Jonathan Haynes, departure of Sampson James

Before formally announcing that running back Sampson James had left his program for good, Indiana coach Tom Allen declared that ...
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Hoosier Sounds: IU football coach Tom Allen on Zach Gelb and Le Batard & Friends shows this week

With his fall camp voice in full effect, IU football head coach Tom Allen continued the media rounds this week ...
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Defensive line’s focus on ‘havoc’ paying off early

It's been made abundantly clear to Indiana's defensive line by this point that coach Tom Allen wants more from the ...
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Watch: IU football running backs coach Deland McCullough talks fall camp and battle for starting job

IU running backs coach Deland McCullough met with the media to discuss fall camp and the intriguing competition for playing ...
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Indiana running back Sampson James is in the transfer portal again

The competition in the running back room just got a little bit more clear. The Daily Hoosier has confirmed third ...
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IU football All-American CB Tiawan Mullen added size and leadership in offseason

As a sophomore, Tiawan Mullen did something no Indiana player at his position had ever done. He was named first-team ...
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