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    1984 Big Eight Magazine

    I scanned the pages pertinent to ISU from the 1984 Big Eight Magazine. That year it was published by a company called College Sports, Inc. I love looking back at these and will try to scan some more in the next few weeks.

    1984 Big Eight Magazine


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    Re: 1984 Big Eight Magazine

    Avg bench press 225 when Criner took over....yikes.

    Also interesting that Tracy Henderson was first Big 8 receiver over 1,000 yards.



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    Re: 1984 Big Eight Magazine

    Page 2 predictions.

    Buck Turnbull of the Des Moines Register. National Champion: Iowa.

    Figures.



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    Re: 1984 Big Eight Magazine

    The Big 8 ruled.



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    Re: 1984 Big Eight Magazine

    Quote Originally Posted by wesley_w View Post
    I scanned the pages pertinent to ISU from the 1984 Big Eight Magazine. That year it was published by a company called College Sports, Inc. I love looking back at these and will try to scan some more in the next few weeks.

    1984 Big Eight Magazine
    Wow that's cool! Rep coming shortly.

    I remember the "Writers' Poll" pages from those days.

    That turned out to be an awful season for ISU. I attended most of those home games. I remember the KSU tie; weather was terrible; fight broke out between the teams at the end of the game.

    Yes, I am old.



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    Re: 1984 Big Eight Magazine

    Quote Originally Posted by tejasclone View Post
    Page 2 predictions.

    Buck Turnbull of the Des Moines Register. National Champion: Iowa.

    Figures.
    Ha, saw that, was gonna post this. Nothing like perpetuating a stereotype, from the past ha.



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    Re: 1984 Big Eight Magazine

    Quote Originally Posted by Cyclonepride View Post
    Avg bench press 225 when Criner took over....yikes.

    Also interesting that Tracy Henderson was first Big 8 receiver over 1,000 yards.
    I was fairly young and don't quite remember why Criner kicked Henderson off the team. What were the circumstances?



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    Re: 1984 Big Eight Magazine

    Didn't at least two of those players move on to the pros -- Alex Espinoza and Dennis Gibson?


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    Re: 1984 Big Eight Magazine

    Quote Originally Posted by IsUaClone2 View Post
    Didn't at least two of those players move on to the pros -- Alex Espinoza and Dennis Gibson?
    Alex Espinoza NFL Football Statistics - Pro-Football-Reference.com
    Dennis Gibson NFL Football Statistics - Pro-Football-Reference.com


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    I didn't know Satan posted on here. Because clearly with this opinion, you're the devil.

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    Re: 1984 Big Eight Magazine

    Not a single Texas player on the roster, and very few FL or CA players, either. How times have changed.



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    Re: 1984 Big Eight Magazine

    It also stikes me how small players were. Receivers at 170-175 and guards at 260?? wow. The biggest guy on the team is pushing 300.


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    Re: 1984 Big Eight Magazine

    Quote Originally Posted by dcxme1183 View Post
    I was fairly young and don't quite remember why Criner kicked Henderson off the team. What were the circumstances?
    Not sure....I would have been 13-14 at the time, and back then, you had to pour over the pages of the DM Register praying for a couple paragraphs that mentioned ISU. And yes, that is my equivalent of walking up hill- both ways, to school through a foot of snow. Just as bad.



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    Re: 1984 Big Eight Magazine

    Is that Herkey on page 84?


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    Re: 1984 Big Eight Magazine

    Too bad the Big 8 couldn't survive in today's TV driven environment.



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    Re: 1984 Big Eight Magazine

    Quote Originally Posted by tejasclone View Post
    Page 2 predictions.

    Buck Turnbull of the Des Moines Register. National Champion: Iowa.

    Figures.
    This is hilarious.



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