Former Hawkeye QB Wienke Moves to Punter

By John Campbell and Chelsi McDonald, TV9 Sports


By Grant Burkhardt

IOWA CITY - Former Iowa quarterback John Wienke is getting used to a position he hasn't played since high school - punter.

With James Vandenberg the solidified starting QB and with Jake Rudock looking like his backup, Wienke is transitioning to punting.

Wienke is in a competition with a few other inexperienced punters, too. TV9's John Campbell and Chelsi McDonald talked to Wienke at Iowa football media day.

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