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    Herman 'all in' for Pinstripe Bowl

    Moderators, feel free to merge this if necessary, but I thought it might deserve its own thread. I like how Rhoads challenged Herman heading into the bowl game. My only concern: Herman referred to Iowa State as 'them' in his quote. It should be 'us' as long as he's in our booth.

    “Coach Rhoads asked it, ‘Hey are you all in?’” Herman said. “I think that was important to him to make sure that I could totally and completely focus on Rutgers. And without hesitation I said, ‘Of course.’ I think I owe it to him, I owe it this program and I owe it to these players that I’ve been around for three years and built strong relationships with that I want to see them end this year on a great note.”

    Iowa State’s Tom Herman ‘all in’ for Cyclones’ bowl game | TheGazette



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    Re: Herman 'all in' for Pinstripe Bowl

    i think "them" was the players.



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    Re: Herman 'all in' for Pinstripe Bowl

    Quote Originally Posted by dualthreat View Post
    i think "them" was the players.
    I agree.




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    Re: Herman 'all in' for Pinstripe Bowl

    I am happy to hear this. I was concerned about his commitment to the program and coaching the bowl game. This puts me at ease.



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    Re: Herman 'all in' for Pinstripe Bowl

    we better look decent on offense then or he will take a LOT of heat on his way out the door.


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    Re: Herman 'all in' for Pinstripe Bowl

    Rutgers is a pretty darn good squad with a solid head coach. We will need our A game to win this, and I think we bring our A game!



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    Re: Herman 'all in' for Pinstripe Bowl

    Quote Originally Posted by dualthreat View Post
    i think "them" was the players.
    You're right. Didn't catch that in my first read-through.



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    Re: Herman 'all in' for Pinstripe Bowl

    Hope JB doesn't follow his mentor to OSU



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    Re: Herman 'all in' for Pinstripe Bowl

    Quote Originally Posted by huntt26 View Post
    Hope JB doesn't follow his mentor to OSU
    If he does, we still have Steele and Richardson. I don't see it happening though.


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    Re: Herman 'all in' for Pinstripe Bowl

    ...and the offensive philosophy will stay no matter who is the coordinator. “We’ll keep doing the same thing,” Rhoads said. “We’re not going to change. We’re going to find somebody who conforms to us rather than conform to him. It’s easier for one to conform to 50-some than it is the other way around.”
    Good the hear.


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    Re: Herman 'all in' for Pinstripe Bowl

    Quote Originally Posted by huntt26 View Post
    Hope JB doesn't follow his mentor to OSU
    I would be absolutely shocked if he did that.


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    Re: Herman 'all in' for Pinstripe Bowl

    Quote Originally Posted by cyclonedave25 View Post
    Good the hear.
    YES! Good to hear we are still going to run a spread.


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    Re: Herman 'all in' for Pinstripe Bowl

    Quote Originally Posted by huntt26 View Post
    Hope JB doesn't follow his mentor to OSU
    Ummm what? Not going to happen.



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    Re: Herman 'all in' for Pinstripe Bowl

    Highly unlikely, he'd have to sit out another year.


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    Re: Herman 'all in' for Pinstripe Bowl

    Quote Originally Posted by huntt26 View Post
    Hope JB doesn't follow his mentor to OSU
    And what? Be backup to Braxton Miller?



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