Maryland senior linebacker Matt Robinson will return to the lineup on Saturday against Iowa.
LB Matt Robinson, who has missed the past three games, will start today against Iowa.— Roman Stubbs (@romanstubbs) October 18, 2014
Robinson's return is a big boost for a Maryland defense that struggled badly against Ohio State. He had missed three games with a shoulder ailment.
Via Roman Stubbs, in another bit of news, sophomore Yannick Ngakoue will start over senior Yanik Cudjoe-Virgil at outside linebacker. Ngakoue is atop the Big Ten's tackles for loss leaderboard.
Yannick Ngakoue, who leads Big Ten in TFL, will start over Yannik Cudjoe-Virgil at OLB. Cudjoe-Virgil could see time at both outside spots.— Roman Stubbs (@romanstubbs) October 18, 2014
Cornerback Daniel Ezeagwu has a meniscus injury and will miss the rest of the season. Josh Woods replaces him on Maryland's two-deep depth chart.
Backup nose tackle David Shaw sustained a lower-body injury this week. Defensive back Zach Dancel, long-snapper Christian Carpenter and running back Albert Reid are also out.