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Richardson Elated to be on the Field

Iowa head coach Kirk Ferentz said last summer that he didn't expect Dace Richardson to be back on the field for the Hawkeyes, due to a serious knee injury. But Richardson didn't quit, and in the biggest surprise of the spring, he made it through every practice, getting better all the while.

Q: How does it feel to be back? Dace Richardson: It's nice. A year ago, I was watching it and now I am playing again. It's fun being out there and I feel like a part of the team again. no one knew that I would be out here playing as well as I have. I still have a lot of work to do, and have to keep my foot on the pedal and get ready for camp. Q: What were your injuries? Can you share the...