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    Athlon sucks

    Only Big 12 team not on a cover this season. Sigh.

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    Re: Athlon sucks

    Happens every year



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    Re: Athlon sucks

    I am sure it is a business decision...not a commentary of our program...or at least a direct commentary on our program. If Athlon was going to make a lot of money putting Iowa State on its cover...they would!



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    Re: Athlon sucks

    I sent them an email stating I would bought one, but Iowa State is not on the cover again this year so no sale.



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    Re: Athlon sucks

    Every team appears once, except OSU who is on the same cover twice. They couldn't just squeeze a little ISU guy on there to replace one of the OSU guys?


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    Re: Athlon sucks

    What are the odds that there is a Hawkeye fan behind the scenes at Athlon that is responsible? You would think the cost of adding ISU to the KU, KSU Mizzouri addition would easily be recouped by sales to ISU fans.



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    Re: Athlon sucks

    people still buy magazines?

    you realize you have internet access, right?



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    Re: Athlon sucks

    Quote Originally Posted by UNIGuy4Cy View Post
    I sent them an email stating I would bought one, but Iowa State is not on the cover again this year so no sale.
    What email address did you use? I was looking for one but did not find it. I propose an email campaign by the folks here at CF to let Athlon know how we feel.



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    Quote Originally Posted by cyhiphopp View Post
    What email address did you use? I was looking for one but did not find it. I propose an email campaign by the folks here at CF to let Athlon know how we feel.
    orders@athlonsports.com



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    Quote Originally Posted by UNIGuy4Cy View Post
    I sent them an email stating I would bought one, but Iowa State is not on the cover again this year so no sale.
    Did the exact same. Thanks for the good idea.



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    Quote Originally Posted by UNIGuy4Cy View Post
    I sent them an email stating I would bought one, but Iowa State is not on the cover again this year so no sale.
    Me too.


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    Re: Athlon sucks

    Athlon is the worst one anyways. Their predictions are usually a joke for the most part



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    Re: Athlon sucks

    pretty sure we had an opportunity, but needed to presell 500 copies. it got to about 10. there was a thread on here a while back on it.

    http://www.cyclonefanatic.com/forum/...er-athlon.html

    eidt-1000 copies, and i found the thread. don't blame athlon. blame yourselves.

    and quit buying stuff you get for free on the internet-give that money to the university!!!!



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    Re: Athlon sucks

    What? You mean those covers are REGIONAL? My Hawk friends all tell me Iowa is on the cover of that national magazine every year just because they're that good.



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    Re: Athlon sucks

    Quote Originally Posted by CYVADER View Post
    pretty sure we had an opportunity, but needed to presell 500 copies. it got to about 10. there was a thread on here a while back on it.

    http://www.cyclonefanatic.com/forum/...er-athlon.html

    eidt-1000 copies, and i found the thread. don't blame athlon. blame yourselves.

    and quit buying stuff you get for free on the internet-give that money to the university!!!!

    You're telling me Kansas "footbal" fans preordered 1000 copies? Why do I doubt this?



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