Check out ESPN's ISU Best Case

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  1. CloneinWDSM

    CloneinWDSM Well-Known Member

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    LOL ya right. If we win 9 games, I'll wax my entire body.
     
  2. ShopTalk

    ShopTalk Well-Known Member

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  3. mj4cy

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    Was fun to take 2 minutes and pretend. Thanks for the minivacation ESPN.
     
  4. 00clone

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    Quoted....just in case.
     
  5. CycloneErik

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    That was a fun read.
    If can't even imagine this place if we're 6-0. We will joyfully lose our minds.
     
  6. Daserop

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    Well we are jinxed now.
     
  7. Daserop

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    if we win 9 games i will give up beer for...9 days.
     
  8. nfrine

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    This. Really. Creates. A. Picture.

    Not a pretty one either....
     
  9. AllInForISU

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    So best case scenario out of all the possible scenarios is still only 9-3? I understand that that would be an amazing scenario but 12-0/13-0 is obviously the best case scenario possible...this should be called best somewhat realistic scenario.
     
  10. NickTheGreat

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    :jiggy::jiggy::jiggy:
     
  11. CyArob

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    AHH, Kelly Clarkson!!!
     
  12. CloneinWDSM

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    You will never have this
     
  13. CyFan61

    CyFan61 Well-Known Member

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    I am trying to imagine some of the threads on this site if the football program starts 6-0... I just can't do it. Too unrealistic.
     
  14. MLawrence

    MLawrence Well-Known Member

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    I imagine there will be that one thread entitled, "We may be 6-0, but…"
     
  15. IAStubborn

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    If you figure that after going 6-0 we aren't catching anyone sleeping anymore (see 2002) I can see their point on our ceiling. But lucky for us the second half is easier this time. If we start 6-0 it would be conceivable we could win 4 out of last 6 (Texas and our the most likely losses at that point).

    No reason we could go 10-2 with some Rhoads motivation and Mangino magic can't see us beating OU and texas this year though. That would likely put us in a better bowl that we would more likely lose though. So either way we finish 10-3 but this way we go out on top. I think this may be our most favorable plausible scenario. I mean a redneck fever could hit Texas and Oklahoma forcing their entire states into month of diarrhea and vomiting and we go 12-0... but again. Not that plausable.
     
  16. RyCy04

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    That would be some amazing journalism right there. Everybody is 12-0 best case, 0-12 worst case.
     
  17. no2cyclones

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    Seems there's no middle of the road in these scenarios, as the most realistic area is the 4-7 win area, in which Rhoads has landed all but last season.
     
  18. ISUKyro

    ISUKyro Well-Known Member

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    Agree - if ESPN thinks the worst we can do next year is 3 wins I've got a bad feeling we can find a way to go below that number. Thanks for setting the bar dicks
     
  19. awd4cy

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    Best case is 5-7, worst case is 2-10.
     

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