May be asked to shut down top receivers
After seeing action in all of Iowa's 13 games as a true freshman in 2009, Hyde will take over the starting spot vacated by All-Big Ten corner Amari Spievey (now with the Detroit Lions). At 6' 1" and 185 pounds, Hyde, a former all-state quarterback from Fostoria, Ohio, has impressed the Hawkeyes' coaching staff with his athleticism.
TE C.J. FIEDOROWICZ FRESHMAN
One of Rivals.com's top five tight ends
A U.S. Army All-America selection, Fiedorowicz is a 6' 7", 250-pound monster with pass-catching ability. With the graduation of Tony Moeaki, the Illinois native (Johnsburg High) could see playing time as a freshman.