- 2014 PRESEASON PAUL HORNUNG AWARD WATCH LIST: Kevonte Martin-Manley, Iowa...Martin-Manley, a native of Pontiac, Michigan, enters his senior season coming off a 2013 campaign that garnered plenty of success both as a receiver and on special teams. Martin-Manley led the Hawkeyes in receiving with 40 receptions for 388 yards and five touchdowns. As a punt returner he picked up 314 yards and two touchdowns on 20 attempts, which ranked second in the Big Ten and eighth in the nation.
Martin-Manley became the first Big Ten Conference player to ever return back-to-back-punts for touchdowns last season against Western Michigan, and just the second player in the last decade with two punt return touchdowns in one quarter. His 184 return yards in a game ranks second best all-time in Big Ten history. His success throughout the 2013 season has garnered preseason second team All-America recognition from both Athlon Sports and Phil Steele as well as preseason first team All-Big Ten from Sporting News, Athlon Sports and Phil Steele. - Iowa football