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Meet Peter Pekar, the junior walk-on backup to George Kittle

Pekar could have a prominent role in the team's matchup against Wisconsin this weekend after the Hawkeyes' senior tight end starter was injured making a 9-yard reception midway through the first quarter of Iowa's 49-35 win over Purdue last weekend.

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Meet Peter Pekar, the junior walk-on backup to George Kittle

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Pekar could have a prominent role in the team's matchup against Wisconsin this weekend after the Hawkeyes' senior tight end starter was injured making a 9-yard reception midway through the first quarter of Iowa's 49-35 win over Purdue last weekend. Chad Leistikow / The Register