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Position Preview: Defensive Line

Iowa's defensive line surprised onlookers last season with a productive season. The unit is reaching to continue that moment into 2014 with the Hawkeyes breaking in three new starters at linebacker. HI previews the front.

Iowa CITY, Iowa - Drew Ott has nothing personal against the Raider Package. He understands the importance of Iowa using it last season. He's just hoping to make it unnecessary in 2014. Defensive coordinator Phil Parker and Reese Morgan, the line coach, concocted a third-down look when the opponent faced a likely passing situation. They brought in two smaller ends on each side of a tackle in a...