The Coaching Staff at 1985 Iowa

The 1985 Iowa Hawkeyes finished the season 10-2
(7-1 in the Big Ten) | Final AP Poll: 10 out of 110
Lost Rose Bowl 28-45 • 1985 UCLA Bruins (Terry Donahue)

1985 Iowa Coaching Staff

Head Coach: Hayden Fry (10-2)
Offensive Coordinator: Bill Snyder
Defensive Coordinator: Bill Brashier
Other Assistant Coaches: Dan McCarney (DL Coach) Bob Stoops (Assistant Coach) Kirk Ferentz (OL Coach)

Best Players on the1985 Iowa Hawkeyes

  • QB Chuck Long
  • RB Ronnie Harmon
  • WR Bill Happel
  • WR Scott Helverson
  • DB Jay Norvell
  • DB Devon Mitchell

    1. Bill Snyder’s Coaching Tree and History

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      THS
      81/100
      Last Game: W 35-17 UCLA Bruins (6-6) in the Cactus Bowl
      Win Expectations: 9 | Record: 8-5
      (211-110) with Kansas State • (26 Seasons) | 0.655%
      (211-110) Career Coaching Record • (26 Seasons) | 0.655%
      Grading Kansas State Football
      2013
      B
      8-5
      2014
      A
      9-3
      2015
      C+
      6-7
      2016
      A
      9-4
      2017
      A-
      8-5
      Bill Snyder Coaching Résumé
      2017 Kansas State Season 8-5
      2016 Kansas State Season 9-4
      2015 Kansas State Season 6-7
      2014 Kansas State Season 9-3
      2013 Kansas State Season 8-5
      2012 Kansas State Season 11-2
    2. Kirk Ferentz’s Coaching Tree and History

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      THS
      80/100
      Last Game: W 27-20 Boston College Eagles (7-5) in the New Era Pinstripe Bowl
      Win Expectations: 11.3 | Record: 8-5
      (144-97) with Iowa • (19 Seasons) | 0.598%
      (156-118) Career Coaching Record • (22 Seasons) | 0.569%
      Grading Iowa Football
      2013
      B
      8-5
      2014
      C+
      7-6
      2015
      A
      12-2
      2016
      B-
      8-5
      2017
      B
      8-5
      Kirk Ferentz Coaching Résumé
      2017 Iowa Season 8-5
      2016 Iowa Season 8-5
      2015 Iowa Season 12-2
      2014 Iowa Season 7-6
      2013 Iowa Season 8-5
      2012 Iowa Season 4-8
    3. Jay Norvell’s Coaching Tree and History

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      THS
      82/100
      Last Game: Did not play in a Bowl Game
      Win Expectations: 2.5 | Record: 3-9
      (3-9) with Nevada • (1 Seasons) | 0.25%
      (3-9) Career Coaching Record • (1 Seasons) | 0.25%
      Grading Nevada Football
      2013
      B+
      4-8
      2014
      A
      7-6
      2015
      A-
      7-6
      2016
      B
      5-7
      2017
      B-
      3-9
      Jay Norvell Coaching Résumé
      2017 Nevada Season 3-9
      2016 Arizona State (WR/PGC) 5-7
      2015 Texas (WR Coach) 5-7
      2014 Oklahoma (OC/WR Coach) 8-5
      2013 Oklahoma (OC/WR Coach) 11-2
      2012 Oklahoma (OC/WR Coach) 10-3
    4. What is Dan McCarney Doing Now?

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      What is Coach Dan McCarney doing now? How does this change the Dan McCarney Coaching Tree?
      78-117-0 (16.42 years) Career • • Currently Retired with Many Options
      Grading Many Options Football
      2013

      9-4
      2014

      4-8
      2015

      2-10
      2016

      5-8
      Dan McCarney Coaching Résumé
      2016 Retired
      2015 North Texas Season 0-5 (Overall 2-10)
      2014 North Texas Season 4-8
      2013 North Texas Season 9-4
      2012 North Texas Season 4-8
    5. What is Bob Stoops Doing Now?

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      What is Coach Bob Stoops doing now? How does this change the Bob Stoops Coaching Tree?
      190-48-0 (18.00 years) Career • • Currently Retired with A Coaching Legacy
      Grading A Coaching Legacy Football
      2013

      11-2
      2014

      8-5
      2015

      11-2
      2016

      11-2
      Bob Stoops Coaching Résumé
      2016 Oklahoma Season 11-2
      2015 Oklahoma Season 11-2
      2014 Oklahoma Season 8-5
      2013 Oklahoma Season 11-2
      2012 Oklahoma Season 10-3
    6. Why did Bob Stoops Resign from Oklahoma?

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      Last Game: Bowl Game vs. Auburn
      Season: 10-2
      THS
      81/100
      Rankings of the Oklahoma Coach Bob Stoops Coaching Tree
      189-48 record with Oklahoma over 17.9 seasons.
      189-48 Career Coaching Record (Over 17.86 Seasons).
      '16 Oklahoma Season Grade: B+
      '15 Oklahoma Season Grade: A-
      '14 Oklahoma Season Grade: C
      '13 Oklahoma Season Grade: B+
      Bob Stoops Coaching Résumé
      2015 Oklahoma Season 11 - 2
      2014 Oklahoma Season 8 - 5
      2013 Oklahoma Season 11 - 2
      2012 Oklahoma Season 10 - 3

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    The Coaching Staff at 1985 Iowa

    The 1985 Iowa Hawkeyes finished the season 10-2
    (7-1 in the Big Ten) | Final AP Poll: 10 out of 110
    Lost Rose Bowl 28-45 • 1985 UCLA Bruins (Terry Donahue)

    1985 Iowa Coaching Staff

    Head Coach: Hayden Fry (10-2)
    Offensive Coordinator: Bill Snyder
    Defensive Coordinator: Bill Brashier
    Other Assistant Coaches: Dan McCarney (DL Coach) Bob Stoops (Assistant Coach) Kirk Ferentz (OL Coach)

    Best Players on the1985 Iowa Hawkeyes

    • QB Chuck Long
    • RB Ronnie Harmon
    • WR Bill Happel
    • WR Scott Helverson
    • DB Jay Norvell
    • DB Devon Mitchell

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