Football Season Predictions

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  1. BodeClone

    BodeClone Active Member

    May 16, 2014
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    vs NDSU- W 49-7
    vs KSU- W 25-14
    @ Iowa- W 35-24
    vs Baylor- L 21-27
    @OK St.- L 35-38
    vs Toldedo- W 45-17
    @ Texas- L 16-20
    vs Oklahoma- L 22-28
    @ KU- W-35-0
    vs TTech W 29-27
    vs WVU W 28-0
    @TCU W 27-21

    8-4 season heading into the bowl game. Middle of the season will be tough, but this team will bounce back with soft schedule at the beginning and end of the yr. Do we go undefeated in nonconference?
     
  2. isuska

    isuska Well-Known Member

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    unless you have a Sports Almanac and a DeLorean, you're drunk
     
  3. SCarolinaCy

    SCarolinaCy Active Member

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  4. Wesley

    Wesley Well-Known Member

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    Sounds like predictions from the Farmers' Almanac.
     
  5. cyfan964

    cyfan964 Well-Known Member

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    If we win 6 games we will be doing better than I'm expecting.
     
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  6. cyclones500

    cyclones500 Well-Known Member

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    I'll allow the possibility of 8-4, even though I consider it a stretch.

    I would not, however, expect the losses to be that close, nor do I see so many lopsided wins.
     
  7. Cycsk

    Cycsk Well-Known Member

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    First post. Troll? Trying to get us to admit what has already been said often about how much we will struggle this year? Not going to bother posting about another good topic in a thread started by a dubious poster.
     
  8. KnappShack

    KnappShack Well-Known Member

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  9. Clonefan94

    Clonefan94 Well-Known Member

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    8-4, and we call Hawkeye fans delusional? Mark this thread, we do have posters who are crazy too. No way we get 8 wins. I'll be over joyed and consider it a huge triumph, if we find a way to win 6.
     
  10. CycloneErik

    CycloneErik Well-Known Member

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    So you're envisioning a team right on the edge of total dominance that only the best teams in the conference can squeak past?
     
  11. Luth4Cy

    Luth4Cy Well-Known Member

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    I think 8 wins are possible, but the young guys on defense will have to play above their years. Every position on defense may very well be better except safety, IMO. Problem is the defensive tackles have no depth.
     
  12. CarolinaCy

    CarolinaCy Well-Known Member

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    After watching last year's team, I don't know how anyone could come to any other conclusion.
     
  13. NATEizKING

    NATEizKING Well-Known Member

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    My prediction: when's the first basketball game?
     
  14. hoosman

    hoosman Member

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    Will need intensive defensive inculcation.
     
  15. bigdaddykane

    bigdaddykane Active Member

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    my guess is 6-6
     
  16. CloneinWDSM

    CloneinWDSM Well-Known Member

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    Lol what?

    Idk what's more laughable the 8 wins or only allowing 27 points to Baylor.
     
  17. .08-.20


    My BAC at every home game.
     
  18. I think Baylor just scored another touchdown as you wrote that.
     
  19. Gunnerclone

    Gunnerclone Well-Known Member

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    Holding out hope for 3-9 if we can get past NDSU.
     
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  20. CloneinWDSM

    CloneinWDSM Well-Known Member

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    I think they could put up 127 if they tried. And I don't think I'm exaggerating that much.
     

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