Hawkeye Preview 2012: Testament to the realities of being a head coach in College football. As we look forward to the 2012-2013 season the search for news of Iowa Hawkeye football yields more and more news coverage and information via the InterWeb. Our obsession with a public school's athletic team never ceases to amaze me in the land of no professional sports teams. Iowa always over-achieves when we least expect it.. Here's to 5 and 0 as we open the 2012 season - what happens in October (one home game) and November is what matters.