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AIRBHG has run out of running backs at Iowa.. so he has turned his sights elsewhere..

Atlanta Falcons running backMichael Turner was arrested and charged with driving under the influence of alcohol early on Tuesday morning. The NFL star was booked in GwinnettCounty Jail mere hours after rushing for 42 yards and a touchdown against theDenver Broncos, according to Mike Morris of The Atlanta Journal-Constitution.   UPDATE: Tuesday, Sept. 18, at 10:25 a.m. ET by Alex Kay D. Orlando Ledbetter of The Atlanta Journal-Constitution found that the Falcons released a statement concerning Turner's arrest. The organization stated:
“We are aware of the situation involving Michael and are in the process of gathering more information. Because this is now a legal matter, the club will have no further comment at this time.”
We'll keep you updated if the Falcons take any action or have anything further to say on the subject. ---END OF UPDATE---   The 30-year-old RB was released from jail at approximately 7 a.m.—two hours after he arrived—on a $2,179 bond.  
Turnerdui_original_crop_exactPhoto Credit: AJC.com
  This is the first recorded legal offense in Turner’s eight-year professional football career. It...
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Juggernaut, Sherman tank, fullback

IOWA CITY — Mark Weisman ran off the field severely biting through his lower lip.

He’s a fullback to the bone. The fullback code, apparently, is no smiling. Not even after you replace the top two running backs, rush for 113 yards and score three touchdowns. Not even when you changed the course of a game that your team desperately needed to win. Weisman powered the Hawkeyes’ 27-16 victory over Northern Iowa with 146 total yards, helping Iowa (2-1) shake off last week’s bitter loss to Iowa State and energizing 70,585 fans Saturday at Kinnick Stadium. Yes, it was a cheer for Weisman when the student section chanted “release the beast” in the fourth quarter. No smile for Weisman, who trotted off the field after a quick TV interview, his face covered in the black rubber shards that make up the FieldTurf surface. “That’s kind of my personality,” Weisman said. “It’s always work and work.” That’s the fullback code. Weisman, the sophomore transfer from the...
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Bullock rushes to forefront in Iowa win

CHICAGO -- Iowa sophomore running back Damon Bullock was shocked when it was his number called with the game on the line on Saturday. The Hawkeyes trailed Northern Illinois by five and were facing a third-and-9 from the Huskies’ 23-yard line with less than three minutes remaining. Bullock assumed he would be pass blocking on whatever play was to be signaled in from the sideline. He was wrong. It was for him.
[+] Enlarge  Damon BullockJonathan Daniel/Getty ImagesIowa's Damon Bullock rushed for 150 yards and a touchdown in his first career start.
Moments later, Bullock took the handoff from quarterback James Vandenberg, darted diagonally to his left, found a hole, cut up the sideline, kept on sprinting and just beat Northern Illinois safety Dechane Durante to the end zone’s left corner for the score. Iowa went ahead 18-17 with 2:15 left, and that was how the game would end before a predominantly-Iowa paid crowd of 52,117 at Soldier Field. Bullock...
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