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All-Time Iowa Team

In conjunction with the 100 years of Hawkeye football celebration in 1989, Iowa fans selected an all-time team. The squad features 11 players on offense and defense, two kickers and 15 special mention players who received strong fan support. Nile Kinnick, the 1939 Heisman, Walter Camp and Maxwell Trophy winner, was voted the most outstanding player in school history.

Most Outstanding Player - - Nile Kinnick, halfback

Offense
Position Player Years
EMarv Cook 1985-88
EJim Gibbons 1955-57
OLMike Enich 1938-40
OLCalvin Jones 1953-55
OLJerry Hilgenberg 1951-53
OLJohn Niland 1963-65
OLFred "Duke" Slater 1918-21
QBChuck Long 1982-85
RBOzzie Simmons 1934-36
RBAubrey Devine 1919-21
RBRonnie Harmon 1982-85
PKRob Houghtlin 1985-87
Special Mention
OLDave Croston 1984-86
OLJoe Devlin 1973-75
QBRandy Duncan 1956-58
RBLarry Ferguson 1959-62
RBJoe Laws 1931-33
RBEd Podolak 1966-68
RBBill Reichardt 1949-51
EErwin Prasse 1937-39
Defense
Position Player Years
EFrank Gilliam 1953-56
EAndre Tippett 1979-81
DLMark Bortz 1979-82
DLDave Haight 1985-88
DLAlex Karras 1956-57
LBMike Reilly 1961-63
LBLarry Station 1982-85
DBCraig Clemons 1969-71
DBWillis Glassgow 1927-29
DBGordon Locke 1920-22
DBKen Ploen 1954-56
PReggie Roby 1979-82
Special Mention
ELester Belding 1918-21
LBWally Hilgenberg 1961-63
DBDevon Mitchell 1982-85
DEJoe Mott 1985-88
LBBrad Quast 1986-89
DBBill Reichardt 1949-51
DBBobby Stoops 1979-82
DBMike Stoops 1981-84

Gannett News Selects All-Time Team

The Gannett News Service, in conjunction with the start of the year 2000, selected a University of Iowa All-time Football Team.

Offense
WRTim Dwight 1994-97
OLDuke Slater 1918-21
OLAlex Karras 1956-57
CJerry Hilgenberg 1951-53
OLJohn Niland 1963-65
OLJohn Alt 1980-83
TEMarv Cook 1985-88
QBChuck Long 1981-85
RBNile Kinnick 1937-39
RBRonnie Harmon 1982-85
FBBill Reichardt 1949-51
Defense
DLLester Belding 1918-21
DLMike Enich 1938-40
DLCalvin Jones 1953-55
DLJared DeVries 1995-98
DLDave Haight 1983-85
LBAndre Tippett 1979-81
LBLarry Station 1982-85
LBLeroy Smith 1989-91
DBPaul Krause 1961-63
DBWillis Glassgow 1927-29
DBGordon Locke 1920-22

Chicago Sun-Times Names Iowa's Best

In October, 1961, Chicago Sun-Times sports reporter Jack Clarke selected an all-time team of Iowa Hawkeyes who played between 1919 and 1961. Following is that list of players:

Offense
EndLester Belding 1919
TackleDuke Slater 1921
GuardCalvin Jones 1954
CenterJerry Hilgenberg 1953
GuardFrancis Schammel 1934
TackleAlex Karras 1956
EndErwin Prasse 1939
BackAubrey Devine 1921
BackNile Kinnick 1939
BackWillis Glassgow 1929
BackGordon Locke 1921

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