Iowa's Ferentz focused on Hawkeyes, not NFL

Kirk Ferentz has always been the subject of NFL coaching rumors. However, the Iowa coach is more than happy with where he is right now.

Updated: April 13, 2006, 4:59 PM ET
By Bruce Hooley | Special to
He looks a little out of place, sort of like a John Kerry campaign sign beside the highway, making you wonder, "What's he still doing here?"

It's not that the locals mind his hanging around.

Kirk Ferentz
Scott Mussell/Icon SMIKirk Ferentz would like to see a more consistent effort in 2008.
Oh, no, they're just fine with Kirk Ferentz as their Iowa head football coach for what will be an eighth season this fall.