Iowa’s Sawhill leaves program after injury
Iowa defensive lineman John Sawhill is leaving the team because
of an injury during preseason practice.
Coach Kirk Ferentz said late Thursday that the senior joined the
program earlier this summer after playing for Drake while he earned
his bachelor’s degree. Ferentz says Sawhill had complications from
a prior injury and decided to skip his remaining year of
Iowa opens the season on Sept. 1 against Northern Illinois at
Soldier Field in Chicago.