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Washed Up Walkons

158 EpisodesProduced by Tyler KluverWebsite

3 former Iowa Hawkeye football players try to fill an hour with words.

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WUW 157 | Did We See This Coming? Purdue Recap

October 26th, 2020


The B1G Ten season is underway and the guys briefly talk about games across the league and how this could be the most balanced Big Ten in years. …

WUW 156 | Game Week Baby!! Purdue Preview

October 22nd, 2020


It is finally week 1 of the Big Ten football season and Drake and Kevin rejoin Tyler after an episode hiatus to talk all things Iowa vs. Purdue. We answer a few fan questions, the boys give their short thoughts on the …

WUW 155 | 20 Million Please, And Fire Kirk Too

October 19th, 2020


2020 continues to 2020. Topics discussed are the Saturday College slate, the Ravens making us look dumb as hell, Jeff Brohm having COVID and how that …

WUW 154 | Paused Eligibility Implications and Front Runner ISU

October 15th, 2020


We open up this conversation with talk about how the NCAA voted to pause eligibility for all athletes resulting in essentially a 'Free' year. This …

WUW 153 | Josey Jewell | Cody Williams of ELEVATE

October 12th, 2020


Friend of the show Josey Jewell joins this episode as he comes off the best performance of his NFL career. He talks all about his Thursday night game against the Jets. We talk comparisons on what it means to him playing …

WUW 152 | Keith Duncan Wants More

October 8th, 2020


We go over all of the best quotes from the recent Iowa Football media availability, Including statements from Keith Duncan, Spencer Petras, Tyler Goodson, and more! We start the pod with an incredibly deep quote, talk …

WUW 151 | Ranking The Hawks Biggest Games Of 2020

October 5th, 2020


Today we jump on to talk the weekend of college football and how Oklahoma is the worst tackling team in the country. Iowa state was able to get the …

WUW 150 | Concerns About The Hawks Opener

October 1st, 2020


This episode is just a Thursday catchup jumble. We have a scatter discussion that ranged from the political debate to the Chiefs v Ravens …

WUW 149 | Nebraska Is Bowl Eligible

September 28th, 2020


We break down everything that happened in college football over the weekend including 2 Top 10 teams falling as Oklahoma and LSU both got beat in …

WUW 148 | What Should We Expect From Spencer Petras? Q&A Episode

September 24th, 2020


We asked for questions about the upcoming season and you guys did not disappoint! We talk about how preparation will be different with the short …

WUW Bonus Episode | TE1 George Kittle

September 22nd, 2020


This is a bonus episode that our guy George Kittle did on Greg Olsen's new podcast TE1. Fresh from an off season workout, George Kittle joins the show to discuss his journey to becoming the emerging league superstar …

WUW 147 | Big Ten Football is BACK

September 21st, 2020


The Big Ten announced last week that football would be returning and they are going to make a season work! Finally. Several days after a schedule was …

WUW 146 | ISU Cyclone Kyle Starcevich

September 17th, 2020


Kyle, like us, graduated in the class of 2013 and found his way to Iowa State from South East Polk High School. A tremendous 3 sport athlete in high …

WUW 145 | ISU Looks Ehh.. NFL Is Full Force, Drake Deletes Twitter

September 14th, 2020


Kevin and Tyler talk Drakes twitter drama and then move on to all things football. The college world opened up for the most part with plenty of drama …

WUW 144 | Football Is Back, For Some

September 10th, 2020


Rough week of content. Insanely slow week for football material, especially for Iowa. We talk about the first weekend in college football and review …

WUW 143 | UNI Panther Karter Schult

September 7th, 2020


Karter is from Tripoli, Iowa and chose a partial scholarship offer at UNI to continue his education and football career in college. After waiting to …

WUW 142 | Hawkeye Offensive Lineman To Army Ranger with Reid Sealby

September 3rd, 2020


Reid was in the 2012 recruiting class joining the program with Kittle, Beathard, Ott, and others. Reid discusses how his way to Iowa actually came through wrestling and tells a funny story about meeting the Brands …

WUW 141 | Sage Ohlensehlen

August 31st, 2020


Sage is a current senior at the university of Iowa and is Captain of the Women's Swim Team. She is among the 125+ athletes who recently learned their sports were being discontinued at the university. She has been vocal …

WUW 140 | Stewart Brown

August 27th, 2020


Stewart is from North Carolina and has been doing gymnastics since he was 18 months old. He joins the show to discuss his way to Iowa gymnastics and …

WUW 139 | Stuart Duncan(Father Of Keith)

August 24th, 2020


Stuart Duncan is the father of Most notably snubbed kicker of all time, the true Lou Groza winner, the hero of Michigan '16, and Nebraska 19', the best kicker in potentially the universe, Senior Keith Duncan. Stuart has …

WUW 138 | Frank Garza

August 20th, 2020


Frank is the father of Luka Garza, star center of the Iowa Basketball team. We sat down with Frank to discuss what makes Luka the player he is today and what drove him to drastic improvements from his sophomore to …

WUW 137 | Could A Spring Season ACTUALLY Work?

August 17th, 2020


On todays episode the guys dive head first into breaking down a potential spring football season. Jeff Brohm, head coach of Purdue, released a …

WUW 136 | B1G Football Cancelled with Jeremiah Sirles

August 13th, 2020


In this episode Jeremiah Sirles joins the show making his second appearance. Jeremiah is a former Nebraska and NFL offensive lineman and after retiring from the league last year, started his own podcast based on …

WUW 135 | Garza Returns, Martin Exits, Opt Outs And More

August 10th, 2020


A dense episode as we return to the mic after taking Thursday off. We talk what Luka Garza returning to the Hawkeye Basketball team means for their season this year. Oliver Martin is back in the portal after …

WUW 134 | Husch Blackwell Report on Racial Disparity

August 3rd, 2020


We sat down hours after the official report came out on Iowa Football, and Gary Barta and Kirk Ferentz had their press conference, to discuss the findings of the report and more. We also touch on the decision facing …

WUW 133 | The NCAA Problem, David Goggins, Teammate UFC Matches, And More

July 30th, 2020


We talk a range of topics from David Goggins and how to be mentally hard, The walkon vs the scholarship athlete in terms of every day life in the …

WUW 132 | Brady Ross Part 2

July 27th, 2020


In part 2 with Brady we pick up in the Q/A from twitter when Jake Gervase barges in and makes a cameo appearance on the show. We then get into the Iowa vs. Iowa State "Superbowl", How it feels to lose as a player and …

WUW 131 | Brady Ross Part 1

July 23rd, 2020


Brady Ross finally joins the show and we deep dive into everything about the last 5 years of his life. We split this episode into 2 parts. Part 1 focuses heavily on Brady's journey to becoming a Hawkeye what his …

WUW 130 | Lucy Rohden

July 20th, 2020


In this episode we discuss some Twitter drama that Drake poked his nose in, and then we bring on Hawkeye personality Lucy Rohden who was blown up in …

WUW 129 | Maurice "MoGoouchie" Goodson

July 16th, 2020


Iowa Football in 2019 debuted a tremendous weapon in the backfield in the form of Freshman running back Tyler Goodson. Tyler stepped in as a true freshman and started playing Big Ten football like he had been doing it …

WUW 128 | What Lengths Would You Go To Play In A Big Ten Championship?

July 13th, 2020


We sat down to talk a variety of topics starting with the details on a new podcast coming from us called "Burn It Down' and what that will be about. We give a merchandise update on new designs and when we hope to drop …

WUW 127 | Pat Lugo

July 9th, 2020


Pat Lugo hails from Florida and joined the Iowa wrestling team in 2017. After winning 2 state championships to cap his high school career, he made a …

WUW 126 | Robert T Green, Akrum Wadley Statement, And More

July 6th, 2020


Recent statements by former Iowa players, posted by Robert T Green, have resurfaced Iowa into the spotlight after moving forward from original racial disparity issues. This episode gathers some of our thoughts on the …

WUW 125 | Conversation With James Daniels And Jordan Lomax

June 25th, 2020


James Daniels and Jordan Lomax join the show to discuss the racial disparity concerns inside Iowa Football. They talk about their own experiences …

WUW 124 | Chris Doyle Is OUT, Who Should Be IN?

June 18th, 2020


Earlier this week it was announced that Chris Doyle, Head strength and conditioning coach for the Iowa football team would be parting ways with the …

WUW 123 | Racial Disparity Allegations Hit Iowa Football

June 12th, 2020


Friday June 5th former Iowa football players, many African American, started leaking personal stories and anecdotes to social media about potential racial disparity inside the Iowa Football program. By Saturday morning …

WUW 122 | Austin Blythe

June 4th, 2020


Austin Blythe grew up and played high school football in Williamsburg, IA. An extremely successful high school wrestler and football player, Austin …

WUW 121 | Spencer Petras, Jacks Pizza, SpaceX, Riots, and Lance Armstrong

June 1st, 2020


We talk about a bunch of different topics in this episode. It starts off with where Kevin was last week and talking about guests that will be coming on the show, and then turn to the Lance Armstrong documentary and Elon …

WUW 120 | Colin Fisher

May 28th, 2020


Colin joined the Iowa program as a manager in the fall of 2015. Colin comes to the show to provide an interesting perspective on Iowa football that …

WUW 119 | Ross Reynolds

May 25th, 2020


Ross came in to Iowa, from Waukee, in the fall of 2014. He originally planned to grey shirt and come in after that 2014 season, However a spot opened and Ross was wearing the tiger hawk. Another under recruited Iowa …

WUW 118 | Riley McCarron

May 21st, 2020


Riley McCarron joined the team one year before the walkons in the same class as CJ Beathard and George Kittle. He has a very similar story as we do , …

WUW 117 | Marc Morehouse

May 18th, 2020


Marc Morehouse is a well known reporter from Cedar Rapids and has been covering Hawkeye Football for the entire Kirk Ferentz Era. As players he was …

WUW 116 | D1 Nutrition Breakdown

May 14th, 2020


We go fully in depth into Nutrition and Training and how they work together in the life of a young athlete. How does the Iowa program approach …

WUW 115 | Mother's Day + Throwback

May 11th, 2020


We took the weekend off to focus on family time but still have something for your listening pleasure. Take a step into the past and listen to our 3rd episode ever, which to this day is our most listened episode and …

WUW 114 | Drake's Advice To Fight COVID

May 7th, 2020


Live interactive episode done with fans over Zoom. Hackers for the most part stayed away so once we got rolling we had some pretty funny content. We …

WUW 113 | Recruiting On Fire and Crop Top Husker

May 4th, 2020


The guys answers Q&A questions and turn out 75 of the best minutes the show has seen. Topics range from the recent recruiting savagery to the husker recruit wearing a crop top on TikTok. We answer who the most …

WUW 112 | Faith Ekakitie

April 30th, 2020


Faith joined the team one season prior to the Walk Ons in 2012 with almost no knowledge of Iowa, the state or the sport. He knew very little about …

WUW 111 | 2020 NFL Draft Breakdown

April 27th, 2020


The guys breakdown in a jam packed episode the 2020 NFL draft and our thoughts on where the Hawkeyes landed. Some entertaining banter to begin the episode, some shit talking to OSU, and other fun. Tristan Wirfs, AJ …

WUW 110 | Brian 'Beef' Ward, Kevin's Father

April 23rd, 2020


Since the inception of our podcast there has been the occasional mention of Kevin's dad. Many stories from our college days involve stories from the …

WUW 109 | Toren Young

April 20th, 2020


Toren Young is a recent Iowa Hawkeye running back from Madison, Wisconsin. Like many, Iowa City and what Coach Ferentz had to offer stole Toren away …

WUW 108 | James Butler

April 16th, 2020


James Butler is a former running back for the Iowa Hawkeyes. He most recently made waves in the XFL with the Houston Roughnecks. Before Corona shut the world down he was leading the XFL in rushing touchdowns and …

WUW 107 | Who Should Be Iowa's Next Head Coach?

April 13th, 2020


The Walkons were invited to be the celebrity guests for a Zoom meetup hosted in conjunction by the Iowa Clubs of D.C., Phoenix, and New York! We hopped on for an hour to answer questions asked by the fans and club …

WUW 106 | Gary Dolphin

April 9th, 2020


Gary Dolphin is the play by play announcer for the Iowa Hawkeye football and basketball teams. He has held the position for over 20 years. When …

WUW 105 | LeShun Daniels

April 6th, 2020


LeShun Daniels is a former Hawkeye and NFL running back from Warren, Ohio. Brother is James Daniels, former Hawkeye center and current Chicago Bear. LeShun joined the Hawkeyes with the Walkons in the 2013 recruiting …

WUW 104 | Niemann Is Back For More, Mahomes goes to the movies?

April 2nd, 2020


Ben Niemann is back for a second round on the show. We wanted this to be a live episode over Zoom but then it got hacked and we had to improvise our own episode a day later. We answer all the pressing questions like who …

WUW 103 | Ryan 'Big Cat' Kriener

March 30th, 2020


Ryan Kreiner came to Iowa City to join the Hawkeye basketball team after absolutely dominating as a prep athlete at Spirit Lake. He has one of the …

WUW 102 | Visiting Hours

March 28th, 2020


COVID19 has taken the world by storm and everyone is stuck in quarantine. So, to help provide a break from all the craziness Drake and Tyler held a live podcast over lunch on 3-23-20. Fans were able to join and help …

WUW 101 | George Kittle AND Rob Tonyan Jr.

March 26th, 2020


At this point if you don't know who George Kittle is, I am not sure how you ended up here. Rob Tonyan Jr. is a current Tight End for the Green Bay Packers and one of George's friends, training partners, and roommates. …

WUW 100 | Chad Greenway

March 23rd, 2020


Chad Greenway is a well known Iowa Football legend. He would make many people's Hawkeye Football Mt. Rushmore and is one of the greatest Linebackers …

WUW 099 | The CoronaCast With Alex Meyer

March 16th, 2020


What do the Iowa wrestlers think about their season ending? How does the corona virus shutting down the world affect a football program, athletes training for the next level, and other sports? Will the NCAA allow an …

WUW 098 | Jordan Canzeri

March 12th, 2020


Jordan Canzeri is a former Running Back for the Hawkeyes that joined the team in 2011. All the way from Troy, New York. Hear the crazy store about how the Hawkeye coaching staff found Jordan from a highlight finding its …

WUW 097 | Amani Hooker

March 9th, 2020


Amani Hooker joined the Hawkeye football team in 2016 from the Minneapolis, Minnesota area. One in the line of many hawkeye defensive backs who went …

WUW 096 | Sean Welsh

March 5th, 2020


Sean joined the Hawkeye football team alongside the Walk Ons in the 2013 recruiting class. All the way from Dayton, Ohio, Sean saw early action in his career as he broke into the starting lineup in our 2014 redshirt …

WUW 095 | 2020 Hawks At The Combine

March 2nd, 2020


The boys sit down to discuss how this years Hawkeye Combine invites fared in Indianapolis. Nate Stanley, Tristan Wirfs, AJ Epenesa, Michael Ojemudia, …

WUW 094 | It's Uber For Kluver

February 27th, 2020


The boys jump on and improvise after the planned guest couldn't make the show. Topics of conversation range from both Iowa men's and women's …

WUW 093 | What Would It Take To Get KF On The Show?

February 24th, 2020


The boys sit down on an impromptu episode to do Q&A with the WUW twitter fan base. Question topics covered plenty of topics such as Coach Ferentz coming on the podcast, Our most embarrassing moments, our favorite …

WUW 092 | Ben Niemann, Super Bowl Champion

February 20th, 2020


Ben Niemann played at Iowa from 2014 to 2017 as a Linebacker for the Hawkeyes. He saw immediate action his freshman year on special teams where he paved his way into the starting lineup along side Josey Jewell and Bo …

WUW 091 | Travis Perry

February 17th, 2020


Travis Perry holds the title of OG Savage Back and OG washed up walkon. Travis came to the Hawkeyes from Urbandale High School in Central Iowa where …

WUW 090 | Nick Easley

February 13th, 2020


Nick Easley played high school football in Newton, Ia and found his way to Iowa Western CC. There he became the leading WR in the nation his …

WUW 089 | Nate Stanley

February 10th, 2020


Nate Stanley needs no introduction. He just finished up his time as QB1 for the Iowa Hawkeyes this past season. As a starter he never lost in the Cy-Hawk, Floyd of Rosedale, and Heroes trophy games. On top of that he …

WUW 088 | Levi and Landan, The Paulsen Twins

February 6th, 2020


Landan and Levi Paulsen found their way to Iowa City from Moville, Iowa. Two of the most Iowa good ol boys you will ever meet. Two of the best …

WUW 087 | Breakfast On Benton Street

February 3rd, 2020


DISCLAIMER: This is not your normal WUW episode. This is 5 former roommates catching up for an hour. This episode is a mild version of if you walked into our house on Benton Street in Iowa City in 2017 on a Sunday …

WUW 086 | Kevin Ruins The Super Bowl

February 2nd, 2020


The boys get together for a quick saturday night spit on the Iowa vs. Penn St. dual meet in Iowa City. Kevin wrecks the entire show in a way only he …

WUW 085 | Jake Gervase

January 30th, 2020


Jake Gervase is one of the TRUE WUW alumni. He joined the Iowa football team in 2014 as a walk on safety from Davenport Assumption High School. He is …

WUW 084 | Tristan Wirfs

January 27th, 2020


Tristan Wirfs grew up in Mount Vernon, IA just a short drive away from Iowa City. After becoming a dominant Iowa high school athlete, Tristan joined …

WUW 083 | Nicholas Baer

January 23rd, 2020


Nicholas Baer is a former walk on basketball player to the University of Iowa. Born in Iowa city, he grew up in Bettendorf where he became one of the …

WUW 082 | Easy On That Cigar!

January 20th, 2020


Macon Plewa makes his 2nd appearance on the show to co host a discussion on championships from multiple sports across the nation. We talk about Joe …

WUW 081 | Steve Manders

January 16th, 2020


Steve Manders joined the Hawkeyes in the class of 2013 as a walk-on linebacker from Fork Union Prep on the east coast. He eventually transitioned …

WUW 080 | Early Entries, Transfers, And Playoffs Oh My!

January 13th, 2020


We talk what it means to the hawks that Geno Stone declared early for the NFL Draft. What are some of our extended thoughts on AJE and Wirfs? A look into what some of the NFL hawks are doing as George Kittle continues …

WUW 079 | Best Of WUW 2019

January 9th, 2020


Quite possibly the most entertaining 40 mins we have produced yet. this episode condenses down some of our top moments from 2019 all in to one funny ass episode. Thank you guys for continuing to support!


WUW 078 | Drake Proves To Be The Worst Host Ever

January 6th, 2020


Listen in to see how Drake is actually the worst, hear some thoughts on the first round of the NFL playoffs, a few words on Iowa basketball and Iowa …

WUW 077 | Happy New Year!

January 2nd, 2020


We go deep in 77! Almost 70 mins of conversation with topics ranging from the CFP semifinal games to the future of the QB position at Iowa. What was the Ohio St/Clemson game like in person? Can Clemson beat LSU? What …

WUW 076 | Holiday Bowl Recap, 2019 Finale

December 30th, 2019


50 mins worth of talking the Iowa football finale against USC. More juniors leaving talk, a bunch of BS, and a few thank yous. Also, a brief look ahead to what we have planned for 2020!


WUW 075 | The Walkon Holiday Special

December 23rd, 2019


Kevin returns and podcasts live from Chi Town and starts the episode off in his game helmet while exercising. We talk about Kevin's trip to NYC and …

WUW 074 | Inside Bowl Prep

December 19th, 2019


What is it like for the Iowa Football team when the rest of the student body evacuates campus for Christmas break and bowl preparation begins? What …

WUW 073 | Miguel Recinos

December 16th, 2019


Miguel Recinos walked onto the Iowa Hawkeye football team in the fall of 2014 out of Mason City, Iowa. After redshirting and biding his time, he worked his way up the depth chart and was named starter for the 2017 and …

WUW 072 | Groza, CyHawk, Bowl Games

December 13th, 2019


This episode is absolutely jam packed with talk about the Groza award, the cyhawk series, an actual fire at Riverside, and The entire slate of bowl …

WUW 071 | Championship Saturday Reactions And Thoughts

December 8th, 2019


We break down every championship game that went on, what they all mean, and what affect they have on the playoff picture. Will the Buckeyes or the Tigers be the #1 seed?, Can anyone beat LSU? Does the 4th seed(probably …

WUW 070 | Championship Weekend

December 6th, 2019


Across the land the best 2 teams from each conference will be competing for the conference titles, what do the walkons think about each match up? Which games have the most significance relative to the playoff picture? …

WUW 069 | This Episode Sucks More Than Nebraska

December 4th, 2019


We talk all things Iowa v Nebby in this one, or at least we tried. Go vote for Keith Duncan to win the Groza. We discuss Frost, State of both programs, and other stuff, but then the WiFi gods really started messing with …

WUW 068 | Thanksgiving Special Behind Enemy Lines, Nebraska Preview!

November 28th, 2019


Jeremiah Sirles is an American football guard who is currently a free agent. He played college football at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln and …

WUW 067 | Illinois And Senior Day Recap

November 25th, 2019


What do the walkons think about the 19-10 win over the weekend, the emotional Nate Stanley post game, the upcoming game against the Huskers. All of that and more. Drake also tries to do math and Kevin missed the game …

WUW 066 | Illini And Senior Day Preview

November 21st, 2019


What is it like to walk in with almost 40 other teammates freshman year and walk out with only 14? How do the coaches go about preparing players for that scenario and what is the motivation to stay for the guys that do? …

WUW 065 | Floyd Of (Mel)Rosedale, The Pig Stays Put

November 18th, 2019


The hawks had a huge win in Kinnick under the lights vs the fighting Flecks of Minnesota on Saturday and the guys break down everything, from the offense and defense, the play calling, the field rush, and the pig. Its …

WUW 064 | The Gopher Preview

November 15th, 2019


Shotgun episode missing our resident Psycho and so Kevin and Tyler shed light on the game this weekend and what its going to take to beat the undefeated gophers. Kevin hits everyone with his Ward's Winners as always.


WUW 063 | The Most Important WUW Yet

November 10th, 2019


This episode goes deeper than any before. If you love to hear 3 guys speak with passion and purpose that will make you feel like you're sitting inside the Iowa football complex then this episode was made for you. We …

WUW 062 | Macon Plewa | Wisconsin Preview

November 8th, 2019


Macon Plewa is a wisconsin native who walked onto the Iowa football team as a linebacker that was passed over by the Badgers. 3 years later he became …

WUW 061 | Alex Meyer

November 4th, 2019


We sit down with former All American Hawkeye wrestler Alex Meyer to discuss all things Iowa wrestling and plenty more. topics include how he became a Hawkeye, a look into what Tom and Terry Brands are really like, What …

WUW 060 | So Much Meat | Sponsored by Donnelly's Pub

November 1st, 2019


This podcast is 30 minutes of Kevin and Tyler sitting at Donnelly's Pub in downtown Iowa City the night before the Penn St. game. Topics discussed are the social event that we had just come from where we got to catch up …

WUW 059 | The Wild West Is Wide Open, Northwestern Recap

October 28th, 2019


We jump on to talk about a variety of topics including National Tight End Day and George Kittle, How NW could be that bad offensively and how you get …

WUW 058 | Northwestern Preview

October 25th, 2019


The guys are back to tell multiple entertaining stories that arise in conversation from the playing days, Drake is stealing money from old people, …

WUW 057 | Hawks Win, You Can Listen Again

October 21st, 2019


The podcast picks back up with more energy this week after a win against the boilermakers. We discuss a few of the crazy games that happened over the weekend, Kevin’s betting mistake, and much more.


WUW 056 | Purdue Look Ahead

October 18th, 2019


We take to the mics to talk about all things hawkeye football. Much of this episode is friendly comedic banter about the past week in hawkeye nation and how to stay positive and focus on the good. Drake also tells a …

WUW 055 | Penn St. Recap

October 14th, 2019


We sit down to discuss the hawks after dropping a loss 2 weeks in a row. What is going on with the Offense? Whats wrong with our O-line? Is it Nate …

WUW 054 | Penn St. Preview

October 11th, 2019


We discuss a variety of topics including general notes about the game Saturday, the Kinnick edge, elite sports book in Iowa City, a sponsored extra episode from a pub, Sandusky/Paterno, and more!


WUW 053 | How Do Hawks Heal? Michigan Recap

October 7th, 2019


Hawks took one on the nose this past weekend and we break down what its like to walk into the facility on a day after a loss. How do the Hawkeyes approach the process of learning and getting better? A few words for the …

WUW 052 | Michigan Preview

October 4th, 2019


This episode is jam packed with great Kevin quotes, a pre game hype speech from drake, and plenty of content about this weekends upcoming game versus …

WUW 051 | Middle Tenn. Recap And Kevin Returns!

October 1st, 2019


Kevin returns from a week long vacation that saw him absent from 3 episodes. We catch up and here how his time was and also talk football stuff. Nebraska getting stomped, the Hawkeyes taking care of business, 100 ft …

WUW 050 | Hawks Are Back! Middle Tennessee Preview

September 27th, 2019


Current events from the football world. Drake and Tyler discuss Baker Mayfield firing back at Rex Ryan, The Big Ten slate that starts this weekend, 4 …

WUW 049 | Carson King Is A Hero

September 25th, 2019


Drake and Tyler let loose on the Carson King Drama.


WUW 048 | Bye Week Breakdown + Q&A

September 23rd, 2019


Kevin is somewhere not podcasting so Drake and Tyler break down all things that happened over the weekend in the Big Ten. They discuss the absurdity that was UCLA vs Wash St., and Drake also gives his final word on …

WUW 047 | Put Down The Oars And Get A Motor

September 20th, 2019


This week the guys spend a half hour talking about the big ten games from last week with a lot of good one liners and opinions on several of the teams. We discuss Kevin's picks from last week and this week and talk …

WUW 046 | Cy-Hawk Recap

September 16th, 2019


We take you back through an hour long recap of the Iowa/Iowa St game. Buckle up and get ready to go on an emotional roller coaster as we discuss …

WUW 045 | Cy-Hawk Preview | Hate Week Is Full Force!

September 13th, 2019


We deliver exactly what the people have been asking for as Drake spends plenty of time trashing both Nebby and the Cyclones. Other topics of conversation include the B1G landscape after week 2, how a 2 week break …

WUW 044 | Rutgers Recap | GameDay Is Coming

September 9th, 2019


Here we talk about all the ins and outs of the rutgers victory and a few other side notes. Then, we get into how we think GameDay coming to Ames for the Cy-Hawk series will affect both sides of the game.


WUW 043 | Rutgers Preview

September 6th, 2019


The guys discuss the big ten football landscape, some NFL drama, and other random funny football topics. Ed Orgeron impersonations for everyone.


WUW 042 | Miami Ohio Recap

September 2nd, 2019


The boys break down the Hawks season opening victory. Topics discussed include the Alaric Jackson injury, the Oliver Martin touchdown, the Brady Ross fumble, and more!


WUW 041 | What Does Game Week Look Like?

August 26th, 2019


This week the guys catch up on some current events including Patrick Chung getting busted for coke, Andrew Luck retiring from the NFL mid-game, The shit show that was Miami vs. Florida, and more. In the second half of …

WUW 040 | Bo Bower

August 19th, 2019


Our good friend and former teammate/roommate joins the show and talks about a variety of subjects. We talk about food in Iowa City, The Mariott during camp, taking the stairs, Bo's favorite memories, and more.


WUW 039 | Football Is Coming! Kids Day Recap

August 12th, 2019


In this episode the boys give a ton of updates regarding merchandise and other logistical notes. Then, they get into the Kids Day in Kinnick and break down some initial thoughts on the 2019 Hawkeyes.


WUW 038 | Pat Angerer

August 5th, 2019


Pat is a former Iowa and NFL linebacker. Known widely around the state and beyond for his time in Iowa City, Pat now sells mortgages and is a true American family man. He sits down with the walkons to talk playing days, …

WUW 037 | Josey Jewell

July 29th, 2019


The boys finally get Josey jewell in on the podcast to catch up and talk football. The conversation ranges from Hawkeye football to Bronco football and everything in between.


WUW 036 | Chris Ruth

July 22nd, 2019


Tyler breaks down a few current events with Hawkeye football players and then the episode rolls over into an in depth interview with Chris Ruth. …

WUW 035 | Kluver Recaps Hanging Out With Pat McAfee

July 15th, 2019


The boys get into a long discussion over some vegas sports book lines that came out over the past week, We give you a full update on where we are …

WUW 034 | Shea "Heisman LOCK" Patterson

July 8th, 2019


The guys recap the 4th of July weekend with topics spanning the WSOP main event, Kevins reappearance, Our Holiday weekend, The Women's World Cup, …

WUW 033 | What Is The Hawkeye Championship?

July 1st, 2019


Kevin literally fell asleep, So Drake and Tyler take on the episode and talk about what the hawkeye championship and a golden hawk is within the …

WUW 032 | Wild Recruiting Weekend, Q&A Episode

June 24th, 2019


What would we change about Kinnick? How often do players get gear? This weeks episode answers your questions from social media about some of the ins …

WUW 031 | Drake Leaves Iowa

June 19th, 2019


Short Ep due to technical problems but the boys talk about Drake traveling out to his new home in Arizona. They recap the oliver martin scenario and …

WUW 030 | A Walkon Gets Married, Transfer Portal Of Mystique

June 10th, 2019


The boys sit down for a lubricated conversation pre wedding day with some special guests and then dive into the transfer portal and how all things relate to Oliver Martin, a recruit of interest. strap in


WUW 029 | What Happens When The Walkons Headline A Golf Tournament?

June 4th, 2019


The walkons were joined by Bo Bower and Ben Niemann in Kansas City for a charity I Club golf tourney, and things got rowdy.


WUW 028 | After The Jersey, Dealing With Depression And Finding Identity

May 27th, 2019


The boys dive deep into a large scale issue of all athletes and humans everywhere. Listen to our thoughts on how to deal with life after a college …

WUW 027 | How To Go From Walk-On To Team Captain

May 20th, 2019


We talk about some current event Hawkeye football stuff and then go Kevin Ward deep dive which produces our longest episode yet!


WUW 026 | What Are Iowa Football Players Doing Right Now?

May 14th, 2019


Tyler and Kevin discuss what May looks like for Iowa football players, a couple free agent signings, and recap bachelor party weekend.


WUW 025 | The Hawks Cash In! Draft Recap And Breakdown

April 29th, 2019


The guys talk about the good players who actually make money playing football.


WUW 023 | Capping A College Athlete's Potential

April 15th, 2019


Tiger won the Masters, GoT is back, and we dive into why student athletes should be making more dough.


WUW 022 | Cole Croston

April 8th, 2019


Cole Croston takes a minute to sit down and discuss his journey from local Iowa walk on to super bowl champion and everything in between.


WUW 020 | Tournament Talk, Kevin's Ripped Pants, Steve Irwin

March 25th, 2019


We cover a variety of topics spanning from the ncaa tourney to weddings to vacations to poker. Another fun week on the pod.


WUW 019 | Tristan Wirfs Is Stronger Than You, Megan Gustafson Is Better

March 22nd, 2019


We talked about how a couple UI student athletes are doing amazing things, recap Drakes poker tournament, and give the Tyler Kluver back story.


WUW 018 | Ike Boettger

March 11th, 2019


The girth show joins us for some good conversation and laughs.


WUW 017 | Hawks Dominate The Combine, Drake Throws A Trash Can

March 4th, 2019


We talk about the hawks performance at the NFL combine, answer some questions, and tell a funny story.


WUW 016 | King Kong Vs A Dolphin

February 26th, 2019


We discuss a bunch things current event wise in college sports.


WUW 015 | George Kittle

February 18th, 2019


Our buddy, and all world tight end joins the show for some stories and laughs.


WUW 014 | State Of The Pod Address, Bonus Update

February 15th, 2019


A bunch of housekeeping information as we slide into the next chapter of our podcast.


WUW 013 | James Daniels

January 14th, 2019


Our former teammate JD joins the show and provides 1 hell of an hour full of Entertainment


WUW 012 | Ybor City, Chocolate Milk, And Concussions

January 7th, 2019


Hawks won the Outback bowl over Miss. St. We talk about a variety of topics and have some fun.


WUW 011 | Bump In The Road, Drake Kulick Deep Dive

December 17th, 2018


We explain some merchandise issues we are having and then Drake takes you deeper into his life and how he came to be.


WUW 010 | Hawks To The Outback bowl, Down A Tight End

December 3rd, 2018


Episode ten of the podcast takes us into a conversation about the bowl game, Noah Fant's decision to head to the NFL, and the Gary Dolphin …

WUW 009 | Senior Day Emotions And Little Red

November 26th, 2018


episode nine. Post thanksgiving, senior day talk, nebraska game break down.


WUW 008 | Thankful For The Heroes Trophy Each And Every Year

November 21st, 2018


Episode eight. Drake gives the hot takes on Nebraska and we talk a little bit about the defense and thanksgiving.


WUW 007 | Will The Hawks Pull It Together?

November 15th, 2018


Episode 7. Kevin got a real job, we are selling merchandise, and the hawks are seeking there first win in a month.


WUW 006 | Switching Things Up, How American Is Kevin?

November 8th, 2018


Episode six. We open up a more conversational flow to the podcast, bust out some Coach Ferentz impersonations, and talk about how American Kevin is.


WUW 005 | Nate Stanley Haters Address

November 1st, 2018


Episode five. We address the Nate Stanley haters, talk about our childhood Halloween memories, and give our thoughts on the Maryland football controversy.


WUW 004 | Letter To A Future Walk-On

October 25th, 2018


Episode four. Michigan/Michigan St. drama, letter to a future walk on, and locker room stories.


WUW 003 | Drake Puts Nebraska In A Body Bag

October 18th, 2018


Episode three. NFL Hawks, Leaving early for the league, and Drake's take on Nebraska


WUW 002 | Floyd Stays Home

October 11th, 2018


Episode two. Bacon, Drake in a speedo, Kevin in the dirt.


WUW 001 | What Are We Doing?

October 5th, 2018


Episode one. The hawks, Josey Jewell, and Walmart guy.


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