Inside the play: Holder-to-snapper fake field goal seals Iowa’s upset

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IOWA CITY, Iowa — Iowa long-snapper Tyler Kluver weighs 215 pounds. “On a good day,” that is, he said. And he’s at least a couple of inches short of 6 feet tall.

The senior from Marshalltown, Iowa, looks more like your chemistry lab partner than the guy whose reception slew sixth-ranked Ohio State, essentially eliminating the high-powered Buckeyes from College Football Playoff contention.

But with just more than three minutes to play in the third quarter on Saturday at Kinnick Stadium, Kluver heard the call from offensive guard Keegan Render as the Hawkeyes took the field to line up for a field goal on fourth-and-3 from the Ohio State 20-yard line.

Pole Cat.

“Really, we’re running it?” Kluver said, recalling his response to the playcall after Iowa’s 55-24 thumping of the Buckeyes. “OK. I double- and triple-checked with my

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