Page 1 of 2 12 LastLast
Results 1 to 15 of 17
  1. #1
    Walk On
    Points: 9,606, Level: 29
    Level completed: 43%, Points required for next Level: 344
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran5000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Oct 2006
    Posts
    150
    Points
    9,606
    Level
    29
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 0
    Given: 0

    CR Gazette take on the TV Contract

    I looked and didn't see this posted but thought you guys might be interested. If already posted then just disregard and let it fall to the bottom. Mike Hlas from the CR Gazette talks about ISU, BIG 12 and the tv contract. There's also a picture of Rhoads looking a little different these days.

    Hlas column: Last spring’s fears of being an orphan are all in the past for Iowa State | TheGazette



  2. #2
    Addict
    Points: 126,480, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 7.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    theshadow's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Posts
    6,732
    Points
    126,480
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 119
    Given: 0

    Re: CR Gazette take on the TV Contract

    Getting there...




  3. #3
    Addict
    Points: 143,717, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 2.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialRecommendation First ClassVeteran50000 Experience Points
    CrossCyed's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Location
    Iowa
    Posts
    9,385
    Points
    143,717
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 11
    Given: 0

    Re: CR Gazette take on the TV Contract

    Quote Originally Posted by Hawkcigar View Post
    I looked and didn't see this posted but thought you guys might be interested. If already posted then just disregard and let it fall to the bottom. Mike Hlas from the CR Gazette talks about ISU, BIG 12 and the tv contract. There's also a picture of Rhoads looking a little different these days.

    Hlas column: Last spring’s fears of being an orphan are all in the past for Iowa State | TheGazette
    Someone should have stopped Bob Brooks at the door.



  4. #4
    Addict
    Points: 126,480, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 7.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    theshadow's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Posts
    6,732
    Points
    126,480
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 119
    Given: 0

    Re: CR Gazette take on the TV Contract

    Quote Originally Posted by CrossCyed View Post
    Someone should have stopped Bob Brooks at the door.
    ...and reminded him that his HBO series ended in 1996.



  5. #5
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 79,444, Level: 87
    Level completed: 61%, Points required for next Level: 706
    Overall activity: 7.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    twojman's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2006
    Location
    Clive
    Posts
    4,521
    Points
    79,444
    Level
    87
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 45
    Given: 63

    Re: CR Gazette take on the TV Contract

    I really think in the next 2 -3 years the Big 12 will add 2 more members to get the championship game. Just that game alone will almost pay for the additional 2 teams coming on board without the other 10 losing money. I think the additional 2 depending on who they are and their geographical location could make the ESPN rights larger and potentially allow the big 12 to renegotiate the new Fox deal for an increase in annual pay and maybe offer a shorter life on that deal in order to up it sooner.



  6. #6
    Addict
    Points: 94,324, Level: 95
    Level completed: 62%, Points required for next Level: 726
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    Frak's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2009
    Location
    Dow City, IA
    Posts
    5,711
    Points
    94,324
    Level
    95
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 147
    Given: 65

    Re: CR Gazette take on the TV Contract

    Quote Originally Posted by twojman View Post
    I really think in the next 2 -3 years the Big 12 will add 2 more members to get the championship game. Just that game alone will almost pay for the additional 2 teams coming on board without the other 10 losing money. I think the additional 2 depending on who they are and their geographical location could make the ESPN rights larger and potentially allow the big 12 to renegotiate the new Fox deal for an increase in annual pay and maybe offer a shorter life on that deal in order to up it sooner.
    I've been surprised that they didn't reach out to BYU. But it sure doesn't look like they're going to. They could always go for the Big 11 model. I don't know who the other candidate would even be since it is very unlikely that ND is going to join a conference and I don't know that they can coax Arkansas out of the SEC. Maybe Louisville or Memphis? Doesn't matter I guess. Unless the Big 10 or Pac 10 makes a move to go to 16, I think that the Big 12 is set at 10 for the time being.



  7. #7
    Pro
    Points: 64,908, Level: 79
    Level completed: 4%, Points required for next Level: 1,542
    Overall activity: 13.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    Omaha Cy's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2007
    Location
    The Omaha, Nebraska
    Posts
    3,233
    Points
    64,908
    Level
    79
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 84
    Given: 96

    Re: CR Gazette take on the TV Contract

    Lot of moronic stuff in the comments section.


    http://www.tecmobowl-vs-rbi.com/index.html
    No one can match our dedication and passion for Nintendo's classic sports titles...Tecmo Bowl & R.B.I. Baseball. In-depth strategy guides, player attributes, team rankings, along with incredibly detailed recaps of our season play. We don't reminisce, we just keep playing!

  8. #8
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 85,253, Level: 90
    Level completed: 84%, Points required for next Level: 297
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Posts
    4,708
    Points
    85,253
    Level
    90
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1
    Given: 0

    Re: CR Gazette take on the TV Contract

    Quote Originally Posted by twojman View Post
    I really think in the next 2 -3 years the Big 12 will add 2 more members to get the championship game. Just that game alone will almost pay for the additional 2 teams coming on board without the other 10 losing money. I think the additional 2 depending on who they are and their geographical location could make the ESPN rights larger and potentially allow the big 12 to renegotiate the new Fox deal for an increase in annual pay and maybe offer a shorter life on that deal in order to up it sooner.
    I just don't see it happening. If the Big 12 was going to add two more teams, they would have done it prior tothe recent TV negotiations. The big televen was syuccessful with ten teams. They showed it made it easier to get a ouple teams in a BCS game without a championship game. Not sure why people don't think a conference won't be successful with 10 teams.

    And I tend to disagree that a championship game alone would pay for two additional teams. That means that game would have to produce at least 30 million in profit as I don't see two other teams adding much more than $5-10 million onto any TV deal.


    "Not at the table Carlos."

  9. #9
    Speechless
    Points: 405,320, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 72.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialOverdriveVeteran50000 Experience Points
    Wesley's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Location
    Omaha
    Posts
    60,426
    Points
    405,320
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 782
    Given: 504

    Re: CR Gazette take on the TV Contract

    When the next contract is signed in 2015 or so, the network will probably suggest two more teams added at that point. Big 12 can tell th eprospective members how much money they have if they join. Despuite all the hoopla that it cannot happen, ND (not North Dakota may be in play by then. Maybe Nebby might want to alter course also after they slipped from AAU status. Maybe TCU will be fed up with the Big East. A lot could happen in the next four years.


    Let my Fred's Posse Ride: Georges, Naz, Hogue, Bryce, Nader, Monte, Matt, and McKay.

  10. #10
    Speechless
    Points: 465,893, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 18.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialRecommendation Second ClassVeteranCreated Album pictures50000 Experience Points
    Al_4_State's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Location
    Driftless Region
    Posts
    19,240
    Points
    465,893
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 470
    Given: 139

    Re: CR Gazette take on the TV Contract

    The only we add 2 teams is if they increase the profit for everybody.

    BYU is a team that could do that, but after them we'd have to lure someone from the Big East, and with their improved TV deal, likely expansion, and easier slate, it may be harder to poach a Big East team in a couple years than it is now.


    In 1984, I was hospitalized for approaching perfection.

  11. #11
    Addict
    Points: 154,771, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 31.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    weR138's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2008
    Posts
    7,607
    Points
    154,771
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 157
    Given: 43

    Re: CR Gazette take on the TV Contract

    Quote Originally Posted by Al_4_State View Post
    The only we add 2 teams is if they increase the profit for everybody.

    BYU is a team that could do that, but after them we'd have to lure someone from the Big East, and with their improved TV deal, likely expansion, and easier slate, it may be harder to poach a Big East team in a couple years than it is now.
    Notre Dame with UTesque conditions. Problem solved.

    The comments after that story are gold.


    RIP Janice
    b. April 2012 d. April 2012
    9 posts
    May perpetual light shine upon him.

  12. #12
    Speechless
    Points: 465,893, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 18.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialRecommendation Second ClassVeteranCreated Album pictures50000 Experience Points
    Al_4_State's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Location
    Driftless Region
    Posts
    19,240
    Points
    465,893
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 470
    Given: 139

    Re: CR Gazette take on the TV Contract

    Quote Originally Posted by weR138 View Post
    Notre Dame with UTesque conditions. Problem solved.

    The comments after that story are gold.
    That would be an epic win/win for all parties involved. Tell that to the Domers though. Not sure if Texas would like the idea of them in the Big 12 either.


    In 1984, I was hospitalized for approaching perfection.

  13. #13
    All-Star
    Points: 42,427, Level: 63
    Level completed: 60%, Points required for next Level: 523
    Overall activity: 1.0%
    Achievements:
    25000 Experience PointsVeteran
    ca4cy's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2009
    Location
    North Central IA
    Posts
    1,633
    Points
    42,427
    Level
    63
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 18
    Given: 32

    Re: CR Gazette take on the TV Contract

    Quote Originally Posted by theshadow View Post
    Getting there...




  14. #14
    Speechless
    Points: 302,419, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 27.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience PointsOverdrive
    cyhiphopp's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2009
    Location
    Johnston
    Posts
    16,987
    Points
    302,419
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1,599
    Given: 3,487

    Re: CR Gazette take on the TV Contract

    Quote Originally Posted by theshadow View Post
    Getting there...


    My team doesn't always win, but when we do, I prefer to beat Texas.

    or

    I don't always hit people, but when i do, I prefer to do it coming off the bus.


    Last edited by cyhiphopp; 05-13-2011 at 11:02 AM.

  15. #15
    Addict
    Points: 154,771, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 31.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    weR138's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2008
    Posts
    7,607
    Points
    154,771
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 157
    Given: 43

    Re: CR Gazette take on the TV Contract

    Quote Originally Posted by theshadow View Post

    He is, quite simply, the most interesting coach in the world.


    Last edited by weR138; 05-13-2011 at 11:30 AM.
    RIP Janice
    b. April 2012 d. April 2012
    9 posts
    May perpetual light shine upon him.

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 Net
  • BASKETBALL: Iowa State vs. Alabama
  • November 24, 2014
  • 08:30 PM