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Iowa Hawkeyes land in Florida for TaxSlayer Bowl

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JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (KWWL) -

The Iowa Hawkeyes have arrived in Jacksonville, Florida for the TaxSlayer Bowl.

The football team arrived at the Jacksonville International Airport around 2:00 p.m. Iowa time and will practice tomorrow afternoon.

After landing, Coach Kirk Ferentz said, "It's exciting to be in a bowl game again.  I think everybody's thrilled about that. The players have worked hard thus far.  Great to be in a warm climate now."

 The Hawkeyes play the Tennessee Volunteers in the TaxSlayer Bowl on January 2nd.


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