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    Nebraska game just became so MUCH BIGGER!!!

    With a win over Kansas, we will be ready to take on Nebrasaka for bowl eligibility. How big is this Nebraska game? I say pack the jack for next two weeks straights. The coaches and the players are doing all they can do. Now its our turn!!

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    Re: Nebraska game just became so MUCH BIGGER!!!

    Lets be careful not to put the cart before the horses.


    Or the corn before the bugeaters, as it were.


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    Re: Nebraska game just became so MUCH BIGGER!!!

    I am so proud of this football team but I cant help but think if we beat kansas next week we'll pull a Utah game against Nebraska. Everyone will be pumped for that game and then a letdown will happen. Dont get me wrong im pumped right now but I keep thinking about that damn Utah game.



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    Re: Nebraska game just became so MUCH BIGGER!!!

    I know this is way ahead of ourselves but I believe with an NU and Mizzou loss today, we control our own destiny for the North (assuming KSU loses 2 more).


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    Re: Nebraska game just became so MUCH BIGGER!!!

    Keep in mind as long as mizzou loses a big 12 game before us, we are in control of our own destiny in terms of the big 12 south.


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    Re: Nebraska game just became so MUCH BIGGER!!!

    Gotta wonder what effect today's game will have on our TV time for nebraska.



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    Re: Nebraska game just became so MUCH BIGGER!!!

    Quote Originally Posted by alarson View Post
    Gotta wonder what effect today's game will have on our TV time for nebraska.
    I was thinking the same thing. Perhaps maybe a 2:30 kickoff on ABC? It definitely makes for a nice little story, considering we beat NU last year, NU lost to Texas this year, and we beat Texas this year.


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    Re: Nebraska game just became so MUCH BIGGER!!!

    Quote Originally Posted by alarson View Post
    Gotta wonder what effect today's game will have on our TV time for nebraska.
    If NU wins today, you gotta think it will be one of those 6 PM games. The Big XII schedule that week is pretty weak.



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    Re: Nebraska game just became so MUCH BIGGER!!!

    Quote Originally Posted by yaman3 View Post
    Keep in mind as long as mizzou loses a big 12 game before us, we are in control of our own destiny in terms of the big 12 south.
    KSU has tie-break over us.


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    Re: Nebraska game just became so MUCH BIGGER!!!

    Quote Originally Posted by The_Architect View Post
    I know this is way ahead of ourselves but I believe with an NU and Mizzou loss today, we control our own destiny for the North (assuming KSU loses 2 more).
    I was thinking the same thing, but I didn't want to say it. If we win out, we're North champs. Not likely, no. But today wasn't likely either.



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    Re: Nebraska game just became so MUCH BIGGER!!!

    Quote Originally Posted by jsmith86 View Post
    Lets be careful not to put the cart before the horses.


    Or the corn before the bugeaters, as it were.


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    Yeah, let's not set ourselves up for a letdown vs. KU (or at least a letdown bad enough to lose the game).

    Win that, then see where the chips fall. If ISU gets over that trap game, I think I like our chances in the last three games. But lose that game, and it negates the momentum from the Texas win.


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    Re: Nebraska game just became so MUCH BIGGER!!!

    Quote Originally Posted by cyclones500 View Post
    Yeah, let's not set ourselves up for a letdown vs. KU (or at least a letdown bad enough to lose the game).

    Win that, then see where the chips fall. If ISU gets over that trap game, I think I like our chances in the last three games. But lose that game, and it negates the momentum from the Texas win.
    The team can't look forward past the KU game. We're fans. We can look forward as far as we want, we arent playing the game.



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    Re: Nebraska game just became so MUCH BIGGER!!!

    I don't believe in must wins, a Victory at Texas was proof of that yet again but putting together an impressive performance against Kansas could be huge for the remaining games on the schedule. I am sure Kansas feels the same about ISU as we do them and expect to win this next game. Need to show up this week before even thinking about Nebraska



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    Re: Nebraska game just became so MUCH BIGGER!!!

    It will be difficult to stop Martinez, he is fast. But I think we an do it if we played like we did today.



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