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    Has this defense become the best in the Big 12?

    The guy that sits by us at games suggested that over the last month this defense has statistically become one of the best defenses in the Big 12 and has given up 7, 10, and 24 points in the last 3 games. OSU came in as the #1 offense in the country and we shut down their run game and Weeden had quiet 370 in passing yards.



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    Re: Has this defense become the best in the Big 12?

    Not only did they come in at #2 but they were averaging winning by something like 40 right?



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    Re: Has this defense become the best in the Big 12?

    Hard to argue against it.



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    Re: Has this defense become the best in the Big 12?

    Quote Originally Posted by UNIGuy4Cy View Post
    The guy that sits by us at games suggested that over the last month this defense has statistically become one of the best defenses in the Big 12 and has given up 7, 10, and 24 points in the last 3 games. OSU came in as the #1 offense in the country and we shut down their run game and Weeden had quiet 370 in passing yards.
    What? OSU scored 31. Not 24. Weeden had 476 yards passing. What the hell are you talking about?



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    Re: Has this defense become the best in the Big 12?

    I think Weeden had around 470 yards but had 3 picks.

    Our defense has been good.



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    Re: Has this defense become the best in the Big 12?

    I wouldn't count what they did against KU, but what they did against TT and OSU are impressive. Our D should be in the conversation.



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    Re: Has this defense become the best in the Big 12?

    Quote Originally Posted by xboxfever View Post
    What? OSU scored 31. Not 24. Weeden had 476 yards passing. What the hell are you talking about?
    The pic six was not on the defense.



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    Re: Has this defense become the best in the Big 12?

    Quote Originally Posted by xboxfever View Post
    What? OSU scored 31. Not 24. Weeden had 476 yards passing. What the hell are you talking about?
    7 of those were on a pick-6. Can't hold that against the defense, unless you want them to storm the field while the guy runs it back.


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    Re: Has this defense become the best in the Big 12?

    The pick 6 would not count against the defense last night. And check KUs scores before 2 weeks ago, he said they were averaging in the mid 30s.



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    Re: Has this defense become the best in the Big 12?

    Quote Originally Posted by xboxfever View Post
    What? OSU scored 31. Not 24. Weeden had 476 yards passing. What the hell are you talking about?
    Defense only gave up 24 points.

    And I'm not ready at all to say ISU has become the best defense in the Big 12 - but they certainly are playing as well as I've seen them play in a very long time, especially considering the lack of a pass rush.


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    Re: Has this defense become the best in the Big 12?

    However you slice it, our defense has turned into an outstanding one.

    If an offense averages 50 points per game, and you hold them to 17 in regulation, that's pretty much outstanding.


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    Re: Has this defense become the best in the Big 12?

    Quote Originally Posted by CycloneErik View Post
    However you slice it, our defense has turned into an outstanding one.

    If an offense averages 50 points per game, and you hold them to 17 in regulation, that's pretty much outstanding.
    Yep. This and Texas Tech (who until that point had put a lot of points on the board, and we held them to 7 points) were very impressive defensive performances.



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    Re: Has this defense become the best in the Big 12?

    Quote Originally Posted by alarson View Post
    Yep. This and Texas Tech (who until that point had put a lot of points on the board, and we held them to 7 points) were very impressive defensive performances.
    Three in a row starts to look like a trend.


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    Re: Has this defense become the best in the Big 12?

    Our line isn't there yet.



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    Re: Has this defense become the best in the Big 12?

    Quote Originally Posted by Cyclonepride View Post
    The pic six was not on the defense.
    Yep. Forgot about the pick 6.



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