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    Iowa Destroyed Us Today

    Is Iowa that good or are we that bad?

    I think perhaps Iowa is really that good.

    Hopefully we'll show improvement for next week. I still believe in this team and this coaching staff.



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    Re: Iowa Destroyed Us Today

    Iowa is a very good football team, but we played like ***.


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    Re: Iowa Destroyed Us Today

    Quote Originally Posted by CardinalChuck View Post
    Is Iowa that good or are we that bad?

    I think perhaps Iowa is really that good.

    Hopefully we'll show improvement for next week. I still believe in this team and this coaching staff.
    They are that good, and we are a bit worse than we thought. The Big 12 is still tough to predict. Colorado looked good last week and got pasted today, Kansas was horrible last week and beat GT today. We could still pull out 2-4 wins in the Big 12.



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    Re: Iowa Destroyed Us Today

    I agree, Iowa controlled the ball, kept the offense on the sidelines and the defense just was not good enough. Later in the 2nd and in the 3rd quarter, the defense began to make plays and forced Iowa to punt it, but it was too late then.



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    Re: Iowa Destroyed Us Today

    Iowa is a talented team dominated by seniors. We played hard but made too many mistakes on offense (again). I still think this is a team that can win 4 to 6 games. This game will humble the team and motivate them for the rest of the season.



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    Re: Iowa Destroyed Us Today

    We have bad days like other teams, I think we were a bit too worked up for today. So therefore we had a pretty bad day.



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    Re: Iowa Destroyed Us Today

    We scored more than 100% more points than last year ;)
    Baby steps I guess.



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    Re: Iowa Destroyed Us Today

    Quote Originally Posted by ISUKyro View Post
    We scored more than 100% more points than last year ;)
    Baby steps I guess.
    Someone is a glass half full type of guy. Thats what I like to see.



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    Re: Iowa Destroyed Us Today

    Quote Originally Posted by HerkyKiller View Post
    Someone is a glass half full type of guy. Thats what I like to see.
    LOL, I've just been drinking so much today that I've already passed out and am passed my pukeing upset stage

    I reserve the right to change my outlook come morning once the hangover kicks in



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    Re: Iowa Destroyed Us Today

    Iowa is damn good, and their offensive line really just dominated our front 4. I thought our offensive line played reasonably well, but AA just never got on track at all.

    I was kind of surprised, because I expected less problems against their offense, and more against their defense. I know that's a strange statement when our O was shut down for most of the game, but that seemed to be a function of a quarterback pressing or lacking confidence rather than the offense as a whole being dominated.

    Learning experience, on to next week.



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    Re: Iowa Destroyed Us Today

    Quote Originally Posted by ISUKyro View Post
    We scored more than 100% more points than last year ;)
    Baby steps I guess.
    By the laws of mathematical progression, we should send them into OT in the year 2017.

    2009: 35-3
    2010: 35-7
    2011: 35-11
    2012: 35-15
    2013: 35-19
    2014: 35-23
    2015: 35-27
    2016: 35-31
    2017: 35-35

    Or, if our scoring increases mathematically as it has the last two years (2.5X per year):

    2009: 35-3
    2010: 35-7
    2010: 35-17
    2011: 35-42

    I like scenario 2 better.


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    Re: Iowa Destroyed Us Today

    Iowa is very good. Our quarterback play is mediocre at best as usual under Arnaud, and you can't beat good teams and compete in the big 12 with a DL that is small and lacks talent. Pretty much sums it up.



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    Re: Iowa Destroyed Us Today

    Quote Originally Posted by ISUKyro View Post
    LOL, I've just been drinking so much today that I've already passed out and am passed my pukeing upset stage

    I reserve the right to change my outlook come morning once the hangover kicks in
    Way to be possitive!!!! hahahahaha



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    Re: Iowa Destroyed Us Today

    Quote Originally Posted by CYCRAZY View Post
    Way to be possitive!!!! hahahahaha
    Doin' what I can - now where the hell did I put that bottle of scotch?!



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    Doin' what I can - now where the hell did I put that bottle of scotch?!
    Ummm I stole it when you passed out earlier.



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