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Is running back Akrum Wadley the most explosive back in Iowa history? A case can be made he is.

Iowa’s most explosive offensive player ever, recruits to visit for North Texas

Iowa football is always the main topic in Iowa Breakfast Club, Land of 10’s daily Hawkeyes notebook — but we cover news, notes and analysis across Hawkeyes sports. Join us each morning to get caught up on everything you missed in the world of Iowa football, recruiting, basketball and more.

Iowa’s most explosive offensive player ever?

Land of 10 looked into the question, specifically how it applies to running back Akrum Wadley. It turns out he has a compelling case.

Visitors, visitors and more visitors

Blair Sanderson of Rivals compiled a list of the high school recruits attending the Iowa-North Texas game on Saturday. At least 19 prospects from the 2018, 2019 and 2020 classes will be there.

Reliving Tavian Banks’ big day

Running back Tavian Banks rushed for an Iowa record 314 yards against Tulsa 20 years ago on Wednesday. The Des Moines Register re-ran its story from correspondent Chris Snyder to mark the occasion.

Bowl season is all season

It’s never too early for college football bowl projections. Erick Smith of USA Today thinks the Hawkeyes are headed out west.

Comparing schedules

Iowa gets flack from time-to-time for its nonconference schedule, such as a non-Power 5 Conference team like North Texas. Land of 10 examined schedules across the Big Ten and the country and found out a lot of programs play a similar schedule to Iowa’s.

Leaning on Akrum Wadley

Iowa running back Akrum Wadley already has 54 carries this season. Marc Morehouse of the Cedar Rapids Gazette took a look at what it means for Wadley and the Hawkeyes.

Mailbag time

Is playing freshmen early a recruiting tool? How important is it for a quarterback to be an aggressive runner for the Hawkeyes That, and more, in the Land of 10 Iowa recruiting mailbag.

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