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Iowa Running Game Hits Paydirt

Iowa Running Game Hits Paydirt

After struggling to get rolling the first five weeks, Iowa's running game hit full stride on Saturday in a 47-17 victory against Purdue at Kinnick even without injured starter Albert Young. HN.com Senior Writer Rob Howe spoke with reserves Damian Sims and Shonn Greene about their breakout day and who they think should be No. 1 on the depth chart.

We can only hope that Albert Young exited Kinnick Stadium safely after Saturday's 47-17 drubbing of Purdue. You know plenty of fickle Iowa fans were ready to throw the all-conference running back under the proverbial bus. Young, who led the Big Ten in rushing during conference play a year ago, sat out the game with a knee injury. The starter's replacements – Damian Sims and Shonn Greene – rolled...

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