Results 1 to 15 of 15
  1. #1
    Pro
    Points: 44,304, Level: 65
    Level completed: 5%, Points required for next Level: 1,246
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran25000 Experience Points
    cycloneML's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2008
    Location
    Kansas
    Posts
    2,115
    Points
    44,304
    Level
    65
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 0
    Given: 0

    Take a knee (fake and throw) is what we should have done against Nebraska

    Line up to take a knee and then fake taking the knee and throw the tight end delay pass. Rarely ever used. Should have been used in the 4th quarter against NE. That was a once in a generation shot.


    Honor Before Victory

  2. #2
    Pro
    Points: 45,001, Level: 65
    Level completed: 58%, Points required for next Level: 549
    Overall activity: 7.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran25000 Experience Points
    cyfanatic13's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2008
    Posts
    2,948
    Points
    45,001
    Level
    65
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 39
    Given: 34

    Re: Take a knee (fake and throw) is what we should have done against Nebraska

    Are you serious?
    Let it go man



  3. #3
    Asst. Regional Manager
    Points: 234,503, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 97.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    mj4cy's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Location
    Ankeny
    Posts
    16,685
    Points
    234,503
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 526
    Given: 485

    Re: Take a knee (fake and throw) is what we should have done against Nebraska

    A day or actually 14 days late and a buck short. Sorry buddy. gotta move on and focus on Mizzou.


    @RandomGeoFacts

  4. #4
    Legend
    Points: 386,287, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 20.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialRecommendation Second ClassVeteran50000 Experience Points
    bos's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Posts
    23,665
    Points
    386,287
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 471
    Given: 314

    Re: Take a knee (fake and throw) is what we should have done against Nebraska

    Nebraska who?



  5. #5
    Speechless
    Points: 269,761, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 4.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    isuno1fan's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Location
    Clive, Iowa
    Posts
    17,481
    Points
    269,761
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 110
    Given: 22

    Re: Take a knee (fake and throw) is what we should have done against Nebraska

    ...get over it for crying out loud.


    Last edited by mj4cy; 11-20-2010 at 08:16 AM.

  6. #6
    Recruit
    Points: 6,879, Level: 24
    Level completed: 66%, Points required for next Level: 171
    Overall activity: 1.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran5000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Mar 2009
    Location
    Underwood Iowa
    Posts
    88
    Points
    6,879
    Level
    24
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 2
    Given: 0

    Re: Take a knee (fake and throw) is what we should have done against Nebraska

    It is not a legal play. Once the qb goes into the motion no other action can be done. Like calling for a fair catch.



  7. #7
    Addict
    Points: 95,595, Level: 96
    Level completed: 28%, Points required for next Level: 1,455
    Overall activity: 7.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    acgclone's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2007
    Posts
    6,709
    Points
    95,595
    Level
    96
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 279
    Given: 46

    Re: Take a knee (fake and throw) is what we should have done against Nebraska

    Quote Originally Posted by clone34 View Post
    It is not a legal play. Once the qb goes into the motion no other action can be done. Like calling for a fair catch.
    Interesting; I did not know that. Is that a college rule? IIRC, Marino and the Dolphins used that play 10 years or so ago to score a TD in the NFL. But I've never seen it used since.



  8. #8
    Pro
    Points: 31,215, Level: 54
    Level completed: 34%, Points required for next Level: 735
    Overall activity: 2.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran25000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Posts
    2,841
    Points
    31,215
    Level
    54
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 9
    Given: 2

    Re: Take a knee (fake and throw) is what we should have done against Nebraska

    You can not fake taking a knee. Marino and other NFL QBs have fake the pass into the ground play, they have not faked taking a knee. I believe there is a college and NFL rule against a fake-knee play.



  9. #9
    Addict
    Points: 66,280, Level: 79
    Level completed: 90%, Points required for next Level: 170
    Overall activity: 6.0%
    Achievements:
    Recommendation Second ClassVeteran50000 Experience Points
    Rogue52's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2006
    Location
    Cedar Rapids, IA
    Posts
    5,757
    Points
    66,280
    Level
    79
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 25
    Given: 1

    Re: Take a knee (fake and throw) is what we should have done against Nebraska

    If there is actually a rule about no "fake knee", I think that's stupid. Why even go out there then? They should just end the game. Only bad things can happen for the offense.



  10. #10
    Pro
    Points: 33,278, Level: 56
    Level completed: 19%, Points required for next Level: 972
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran25000 Experience Points
    kilroy's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2010
    Location
    hills to flat lands
    Posts
    2,311
    Points
    33,278
    Level
    56
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 30
    Given: 21

    Re: Take a knee (fake and throw) is what we should have done against Nebraska

    WtF, seriously, today.... how bout this, if we hadnt overthrown in kstate game we wouldnt have to worry about NE, if we hadnt laid eggs against OK or UT we wouldnt worry about it. Thats football that why we play thats why we are CYLONE fans! We will be there, get over NOT being there or get off the storm clouds cause I see a CYLONE on the horizon and its comin for Missouri!

    CYCLNE POWER!!!!!!!



  11. #11
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 85,019, Level: 90
    Level completed: 71%, Points required for next Level: 531
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Posts
    4,697
    Points
    85,019
    Level
    90
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 0
    Given: 0

    Re: Take a knee (fake and throw) is what we should have done against Nebraska

    Quote Originally Posted by kilroy View Post
    WtF, seriously, today.... how bout this, if we hadnt overthrown in kstate game we wouldnt have to worry about NE, if we hadnt laid eggs against OK or UT we wouldnt worry about it. Thats football that why we play thats why we are CYLONE fans! We will be there, get over NOT being there or get off the storm clouds cause I see a CYLONE on the horizon and its comin for Missouri!

    CYCLNE POWER!!!!!!!
    One correction, If the KSU pass was completed, it would have tied the game with the extra point. Maybe would would have gone for two and got it, maybe we would have gone for two and failed, maybe we lose in OT. In short, no way that pass guarantees a win.


    "Not at the table Carlos."

  12. #12
    Addict
    Points: 81,652, Level: 88
    Level completed: 84%, Points required for next Level: 298
    Overall activity: 14.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Posts
    5,784
    Points
    81,652
    Level
    88
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 79
    Given: 0

    Re: Take a knee (fake and throw) is what we should have done against Nebraska

    Quote Originally Posted by Rogue52 View Post
    If there is actually a rule about no "fake knee", I think that's stupid. Why even go out there then? They should just end the game. Only bad things can happen for the offense.
    You can still line up in the 'victory' formation. It is just that as soon as the QB starts the motion to drop to a knee the play is blown dead. As for the spiking rule, I think they did something similar a couple of years ago in the NFL. I remember a play when a QB tried the fake spike and throw and the refs blew it dead on accident. There was a big uproar and I thought the outcome was to add a rule that the play would always be blown dead to make it easier for the refs.



  13. #13
    Pro
    Points: 33,278, Level: 56
    Level completed: 19%, Points required for next Level: 972
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran25000 Experience Points
    kilroy's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2010
    Location
    hills to flat lands
    Posts
    2,311
    Points
    33,278
    Level
    56
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 30
    Given: 21

    Re: Take a knee (fake and throw) is what we should have done against Nebraska

    Quote Originally Posted by tazclone View Post
    One correction, If the KSU pass was completed, it would have tied the game with the extra point. Maybe would would have gone for two and got it, maybe we would have gone for two and failed, maybe we lose in OT. In short, no way that pass guarantees a win.
    ...... LOL



  14. #14
    Legend
    Points: 179,613, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 18.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    Aclone's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2007
    Location
    Des Moines, Ia.
    Posts
    12,779
    Points
    179,613
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 132
    Given: 524

    Re: Take a knee (fake and throw) is what we should have done against Nebraska

    No, what we "should" have done was complete the pass to Franklin. Duh.




    Paul Rhoads' players never quit.
    (They just disappear offseason)


  15. #15
    Speechless
    Points: 484,608, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 24.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialRecommendation Second ClassVeteranCreated Album pictures50000 Experience Points
    Al_4_State's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Location
    Driftless Region
    Posts
    19,083
    Points
    484,608
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 359
    Given: 107

    Re: Take a knee (fake and throw) is what we should have done against Nebraska

    Quote Originally Posted by kilroy View Post
    WtF, seriously, today.... how bout this, if we hadnt overthrown in kstate game we wouldnt have to worry about NE, if we hadnt laid eggs against OK or UT we wouldnt worry about it. Thats football that why we play thats why we are CYLONE fans! We will be there, get over NOT being there or get off the storm clouds cause I see a CYLONE on the horizon and its comin for Missouri!

    CYCLNE POWER!!!!!!!
    I start drinking early on game day too, but DAY-UM.


    In 1984, I was hospitalized for approaching perfection.

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  
  • TV: Fox Sports 1
  • Iowa State vs. North Dakota State
  • August 30, 2014
  • 11:00 AM