LISTEN: Coordinators talk KU and more

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By Chris Williams, Publisher

The Texas upset is now behind the Iowa State football program and the Cyclones are in the middle of preparing for a struggling Kansas team. The big theme after Tuesday’s practice was to not overlook the Jayhawks.

Click below to listen to interviews with defensive coordinator Wally Burnham and offensive coordinator Tom Herman.

As always, you can find these interviews and more on I’Tunes by searching "Cyclone Fanatic."

Wally Burnham 10-26 Post Practice

Tom Herman 10-26 Post Practice

Chris Williams


Chris was hired as Cyclone Fanatic’s publisher in the fall of 2009. He is Iowa State football's postgame show host on the Cyclone Radio Network and can be heard daily from 4-7 on Des Moines' top-rated sports station, 1460 KXnO. Williams, a 2007 graduate of Iowa State’s Greenlee School of Journalism, is the former publisher of the old ( He has also written for the Des Moines Register, the Ames Tribune, and is the former sports director at KMA Radio. When Williams isn’t working, you can usually find him doing something outdoors with his wife Ashley, daughter Camryn, and Golden Retriever Dierks. He enjoys golfing, boating, country music, the Minnesota Vikings, Atlanta Braves and is passionate about any and all motor sports so finding Williams at a local dirt track is very common.