The University of Iowa University of Iowa

Kirk Ferentz


FILE – In thisSept. 27, 2008, file photo, Iowa coach Kirk Ferentz looks on during the second half of an NCAA college football game against Northwestern, in Iowa City, Iowa. Iowa says it is extending coach Kirk Ferentz’s contract through 2020. Ferentz’s current deal runs through 2015 and pays him roughly $3 million per season. Ferentz’s new deal will total nearly $3.7 million a year. School officials expect the deal to be signed Friday. (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall, File)