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    Earliest Bowl Projections I've ever seen **ISU included**

    Early projections for 2012-13 bowls – College Gridiron 365 Blog – Orlando Sentinel

    I almost laugh at myself for posting this but the Orlando Sentinel posted their 2012-13 CFB bowl projections. We're on there playing Northwestern in the TicketCity Bowl.

    Side question, although this is a joke of a projection being so early, can anyone really remember the last time the Cyclones were actually projected to go to a bowl preseason?



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    Re: Earliest Bowl Projections I've ever seen **ISU included**

    Just booked my flight to Dallas... New Years Bowl!!!!



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    Re: Earliest Bowl Projections I've ever seen **ISU included**

    yay clones




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    Re: Earliest Bowl Projections I've ever seen **ISU included**

    Quote Originally Posted by Messi View Post
    Side question, although this is a joke of a projection being so early, can anyone really remember the last time the Cyclones were actually projected to go to a bowl preseason?
    Couldn't be that long ago. McCarney had a couple of teams that were probably predicted to go to a bowl, pre-season. Definitely during Seneca's senior year.



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    Re: Earliest Bowl Projections I've ever seen **ISU included**

    On IT!



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    Re: Earliest Bowl Projections I've ever seen **ISU included**

    Quote Originally Posted by djcubby View Post
    Couldn't be that long ago. McCarney had a couple of teams that were probably predicted to go to a bowl, pre-season. Definitely during Seneca's senior year.
    Couldn't be that long ago? You do realize it is 2012. The last good McCarney team was 05 correct? I doubt we were picked for a bowl in the preseason that year after the collapse of 04.


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    Re: Earliest Bowl Projections I've ever seen **ISU included**

    Quote Originally Posted by Bret44 View Post
    Couldn't be that long ago? You do realize it is 2012. The last good McCarney team was 05 correct? I doubt we were picked for a bowl in the preseason that year after the collapse of 04.
    Its been a long time, but i think we wouldve been predicted to go to a bowl in 06 as well. That year sucked, but preseason we were being picked to finish 2nd or 3rd in the north, iirc, which wouldve been likely for a bowl.



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    Quote Originally Posted by Bret44 View Post
    Couldn't be that long ago? You do realize it is 2012. The last good McCarney team was 05 correct? I doubt we were picked for a bowl in the preseason that year after the collapse of 04.
    OMG...like seven years...that is like soooo seven years ago.



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    Quote Originally Posted by djcubby View Post
    OMG...like seven years...that is like soooo seven years ago.
    Sorry, didn't mean to jump down your throat. I was in High School then, so it seems like a long time ago. I mean that is what, Over 30% of my life?


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    Re: Earliest Bowl Projections I've ever seen **ISU included**

    What hotel is everyone staying at? Do you know if the NCC is having a pep rally?



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    Quote Originally Posted by Bret44 View Post
    Sorry, didn't mean to jump down your throat. I was in High School then, so it seems like a long time ago. I mean that is what, Over 30% of my life?
    No problem. I'm not that old, but Mac's last years still seam like yesterday to me for some reason. Maybe it's the horrendous disappointment of missed FG's still sticking with me.



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    No problem. I'm not that old, but Mac's last years still seam like yesterday to me for some reason. Maybe it's the horrendous disappointment of missed FG's still sticking with me.
    I guess my first two years of college under the Chizik Administration really screwed up my perception of time in relation to Iowa State Football.


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    Quote Originally Posted by Bret44 View Post
    I guess my first two years of college under the Chizik Administration really screwed up my perception of time in relation to Iowa State Football.
    That could be part of it, as well. The Chiz's 2 years I have tried to forget.



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    Re: Earliest Bowl Projections I've ever seen **ISU included**

    I live in north Dallas... I'm heading to the old Cotton Bowl now to stand in line!



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    Re: Earliest Bowl Projections I've ever seen **ISU included**

    Quote Originally Posted by Farnsworth View Post
    What hotel is everyone staying at? Do you know if the NCC is having a pep rally?
    I can't find anything on a pep rally -- Complete and utter FAIL by the Alumni Association!



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