Lucky for us, Iowa is one of those schools that provides a full, court-reporter-like transcript of its football coach’s weekly news conference. You can read more than 4,500 words of Q&A here.
Or you can have someone parse the parts really relevant to an Arizona fan. You’re welcome.
One note: Iowa coach Kirk Ferentz said it was doubtful that defensive coordinator Norm Parker would make the trip to Tucson. Parker, 68, is a diabetic and has been hospitalized recently.
On to the quotes from Tuesday (interesting stuff, I thought, about Nic Grigsby below):