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    Re: CPR #91

    We need to go to a bowl game within the next three years.


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    Re: CPR #91

    we need to go to a bowl game all three of the next 3 years. i think over half of all d1 teams do. we need to be in that half.



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    Re: CPR #91

    Agree with Wesley.1/3 would be amazing



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    Re: CPR #91

    Quote Originally Posted by ajk4st8 View Post
    Agree with Wesley.1/3 would be amazing
    Do you think CPR is shooting for 1 out of the next 3? We need to set our sights a little higher because I'm sure the coaches and players do.



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    Re: CPR #91

    Are we serious? A bowl game 2 out of ever 5 years is the expectation? I think CPR should be answering questions if that's the case.


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    Re: CPR #91

    Quote Originally Posted by Wesley View Post
    We need to go to a bowl game within the next three years.
    Talk about low expectations. Until some fans get away from this attitude, ISU will never get respect from other schools fans.



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    Re: CPR #91

    Quote Originally Posted by Wesley View Post
    We need to go to a bowl game within the next three years.
    We need to go to 3 bowls in the next three years.



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    Re: CPR #91

    I expect to get to a bowl within the next two years if not next year. I know we have a tough schedule but at some point you have to start winning games you arent supposed to and transition to the role of the favorite.



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    Re: CPR #91

    Quote Originally Posted by Wesley View Post
    We need to go to a bowl game within the next three years.
    this year, or there really is no progress - a low level bowl = mediocre IMHO


    Last edited by rebecacy; 05-26-2011 at 12:13 AM.

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    Re: CPR #91

    Quote Originally Posted by Yes13 View Post
    We need to go to 3 bowls in the next three years.
    Very valid point that no one has yet to make



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    Re: CPR #91

    Hell, we were 1 play away from going to a bowl game again last year.
    Lower level bowl games should be the norm (norm = every year) and sneaking into mid-upper level bowl games every few years (few years = 3-4 and mid-upper level bowl = Alamo or better).
    That is where our program needs to be, at least for the time being.


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    Re: CPR #91

    Quote Originally Posted by yaman3 View Post
    Are we serious? A bowl game 2 out of ever 5 years is the expectation? I think CPR should be answering questions if that's the case.
    Actually, since that seems to be the fans' expectation, I think Rhoads would need to ASK some questions.

    For example:

    "You ******* serious, Clark?"

    No way is 2/5 what Rhoads is shooting for.


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    Re: CPR #91

    I hate to be the the one with the defeatist attitude in the thread, but if you W and L the 9 conference games we now will play every year and add in the Hawk game, where are the wins coming from to get to an upper tier bowl? I get the attitude that we need to be upsetting some of these teams, and actually we have been, but it would take 2 or 3 major upsets every season as things stand now to get to a major bowl game.


    I'd agree with you, but then we'd both be wrong.

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    Re: CPR #91

    Quote Originally Posted by Acylum View Post
    I hate to be the the one with the defeatist attitude in the thread, but if you W and L the 9 conference games we now will play every year and add in the Hawk game, where are the wins coming from to get to an upper tier bowl? I get the attitude that we need to be upsetting some of these teams, and actually we have been, but it would take 2 or 3 major upsets every season as things stand now to get to a major bowl game.

    Yep, and once you start winning those "major upsets" on a regular basis then they start to become "competitive games." It's called making improvement.



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