Category Archives: Iowa

An Ugly Incident That Led To A Cherished Trophy

While it doesn’t have the national cachet of the Little Brown Jug, the Floyd of Rosedale trophy awarded to the annual winner of the Minnesota-Iowa game has a background that was a case study in how to defuse an incident … Continue reading

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A Buckeye Artist And A Hawkeye Subject – Machetanz Does It Again

A few months ago we introduced the legendary Ohio State cover artist Frederick Machetanz, a Buckeye product who began illustrating football programs while he was still an undergraduate. From 1929-42, his work enhanced the Ohio Stadium experience for a generation … Continue reading

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