Page 1 of 3 123 LastLast
Results 1 to 15 of 34
  1. #1
    Addict
    Points: 181,216, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 6.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteranCreated Album pictures50000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Oct 2007
    Location
    Marshalltown
    Posts
    9,959
    Points
    181,216
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 125
    Given: 122

    Ubben voted us 9th in pre-season

    How I voted: Big 12 preseason poll - Big 12 Blog - ESPN

    Can't really disagree with anything he says.



  2. #2
    Speechless
    Points: 433,238, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 1.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialRecommendation Second ClassVeteranCreated Album pictures50000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Nov 2007
    Location
    Ames
    Posts
    23,882
    Points
    433,238
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 156
    Given: 24

    Re: Ubben voted us 8th in pre-season

    9th.

    9. Iowa State: The battle for the last bowl spot or two is going to be absolutely brutal. Iowa State, Baylor and Texas Tech can beat anyone in the league, but I'm not sure about either team's depth to win more than seven games. Thus, it's a race to six games, but simple math means at least one of those three teams won't be making the postseason. We'll see who it is. Iowa State's got the least dangerous offense and the worst situation at quarterback. Points will get you a long way in this conference. Iowa State doesn't score enough of them.



  3. #3
    Legend
    Points: 429,853, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 12.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsOverdriveVeteran
    State43's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2010
    Location
    Omaha, NE
    Posts
    10,815
    Points
    429,853
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 227
    Given: 172

    Re: Ubben voted us 8th in pre-season

    "Iowa State's got the least dangerous offense and the worst situation at quarterback"
    Not sure how Lunt and Florence have proven more without baseless predictions.



  4. #4
    DistrictCyclone
    Guest

    Re: Ubben voted us 8th in pre-season

    Quote Originally Posted by IcSyU View Post
    9th.
    But...but...the thread title says 8th?



  5. #5
    Addict
    Points: 181,216, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 6.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteranCreated Album pictures50000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Oct 2007
    Location
    Marshalltown
    Posts
    9,959
    Points
    181,216
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 125
    Given: 122

    Re: Ubben voted us 8th in pre-season

    Ugh, must proof-read... can a mod please fix the title?



  6. #6
    Addict
    Points: 111,188, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 46.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsVeteran
    CysRage's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2009
    Posts
    6,013
    Points
    111,188
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 421
    Given: 344

    Re: Ubben voted us 8th in pre-season

    Quote Originally Posted by State43 View Post
    "Iowa State's got the least dangerous offense and the worst situation at quarterback"
    Not sure how Lunt and Florence have proven more without baseless predictions.
    I can't wait for Shontrelle, White, and Woody to all prove this wrong. For QB it isn't a bad situation but it isn't good either. We have two QBs on the roster capable of winning big games. I feel a whole lot better about this years QB situation compared to last years.


    ďI told you, I donít care if youíre black or white. I donít care if youíre rich or poor. I donít care where you come from, whether itís Texas, Florida, California, or right here in the state of Iowa, I donít care about any of thatÖ But what I did care about is moving forward from that day on, that we were one team." -Paul Rhoads

  7. #7
    Legend
    Points: 357,020, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 25.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsSocialVeteran
    ISUCubswin's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2011
    Location
    My Playhouse
    Posts
    11,715
    Points
    357,020
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 986
    Given: 536

    Re: Ubben voted us 8th in pre-season

    Ya, Tech fans were ******** that we were pre-ranked 8th, and he responded with "I don't disagree, I had you guys above Iowa State."

    Yes, because Rhoads doesn't know how to stop the Raiders.

    For anyone keeping track, in the Rhoads vs. Texas Tech series, Iowa State is winning 93-45.


    Last edited by ISUCubswin; 07-26-2012 at 03:43 PM.
    CF Big Brother Winner Season 1

    CF Amazing Race Winner Season 1*

    Future CF Survivor Winner Season 4


  8. #8
    Just Win Baby
    Points: 302,578, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    Clones85''s Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2007
    Posts
    13,339
    Points
    302,578
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 3
    Given: 0

    Re: Ubben voted us 8th in pre-season

    I'm going to say it, and you guys can save this if I'm wrong....

    No way does Texas finish 5th in conference this year and finish worse than West Virginia. None. I don't care how good that offense was in the Big East and how good Geno Smith is, that Texas defense is going to harass him all day like he's never seen before. And TCU ahead of Texas? What is Ubben thinking? Won't happen.



  9. #9
    Legend
    Points: 357,020, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 25.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsSocialVeteran
    ISUCubswin's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2011
    Location
    My Playhouse
    Posts
    11,715
    Points
    357,020
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 986
    Given: 536

    Re: Ubben voted us 8th in pre-season

    Quote Originally Posted by Clones85' View Post
    I'm going to say it, and you guys can save this if I'm wrong....

    No way does Texas finish 5th in conference this year and finish worse than West Virginia. None. I don't care how good that offense was in the Big East and how good Geno Smith is, that Texas defense is going to harass him all day like he's never seen before. And TCU ahead of Texas? What is Ubben thinking? Won't happen.
    I don't think Texas will be too bad this year. They were extremely young last year.


    CF Big Brother Winner Season 1

    CF Amazing Race Winner Season 1*

    Future CF Survivor Winner Season 4


  10. #10
    Speechless
    Points: 433,238, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 1.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialRecommendation Second ClassVeteranCreated Album pictures50000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Nov 2007
    Location
    Ames
    Posts
    23,882
    Points
    433,238
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 156
    Given: 24

    Re: Ubben voted us 8th in pre-season

    I don't see TCU over Texas. I actually don't think WVU will be that high either. Regardless of Skulletor's familiarity of the Big 12, it's going to be an adjustment period. You can throw out all your old film and knowledge of the Big East because it doesn't matter anymore.



  11. #11
    Pro
    Points: 47,665, Level: 67
    Level completed: 52%, Points required for next Level: 685
    Overall activity: 23.0%
    Achievements:
    25000 Experience PointsVeteran
    Daserop's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2011
    Location
    The Bebop
    Posts
    2,778
    Points
    47,665
    Level
    67
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 141
    Given: 283

    Re: Ubben voted us 8th in pre-season

    Quote Originally Posted by State43 View Post
    "Iowa State's got the least dangerous offense and the worst situation at quarterback"
    Not sure how Lunt and Florence have proven more without baseless predictions.
    +1



  12. #12
    Legend
    Points: 140,661, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 26.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsVeteranOverdrive
    Judoka's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2010
    Location
    Timbuktu
    Posts
    10,478
    Points
    140,661
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 432
    Given: 478

    Re: Ubben voted us 8th in pre-season

    Quote Originally Posted by IcSyU View Post
    9th.
    Ubben voted us 9th, the media as a whole voted us 8th.



  13. #13
    Just Win Baby
    Points: 302,578, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    Clones85''s Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2007
    Posts
    13,339
    Points
    302,578
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 3
    Given: 0

    Re: Ubben voted us 8th in pre-season

    Quote Originally Posted by ISUCubswin View Post
    I don't think Texas will be too bad this year. They were extremely young last year.
    Texas will have a say with Oklahoma over who wins the conference. I think OU wins it but Texas is going to be good. That defense is going to be sick and if Ash plays average they won't have any problems finishing 2nd in the conference.



  14. #14
    Addict
    Points: 95,454, Level: 96
    Level completed: 21%, Points required for next Level: 1,596
    Overall activity: 56.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsVeteran
    awd4cy's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2010
    Location
    Peru, IL
    Posts
    8,392
    Points
    95,454
    Level
    96
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 561
    Given: 414

    Re: Ubben voted us 8th in pre-season

    Quote Originally Posted by Clones85' View Post
    Texas will have a say with Oklahoma over who wins the conference. I think OU wins it but Texas is going to be good. That defense is going to be sick and if Ash plays average they won't have any problems finishing 2nd in the conference.
    I agree with this. OU will be 1 and Texas 2. Also, West Virginia is getting way too much love because of what they did in the orange bowl.



  15. #15
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 62,054, Level: 77
    Level completed: 26%, Points required for next Level: 1,196
    Overall activity: 7.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteranCreated Album pictures50000 Experience Points
    CycoCyclone's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2009
    Location
    Urbandale
    Posts
    4,618
    Points
    62,054
    Level
    77
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 20
    Given: 139

    Re: Ubben voted us 8th in pre-season

    Quote Originally Posted by Clones85' View Post
    I'm going to say it, and you guys can save this if I'm wrong....

    No way does Texas finish 5th in conference this year and finish worse than West Virginia. None. I don't care how good that offense was in the Big East and how good Geno Smith is, that Texas defense is going to harass him all day like he's never seen before. And TCU ahead of Texas? What is Ubben thinking? Won't happen.
    you're not wrong,
    1) OU
    2) WVU
    3) Texas
    4) TCU
    5) Okie State
    6) KState
    7) ISU
    8) Baylor
    10) KU


    John Walters is my hero

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  
  • TV: FOX
  • Iowa State vs. Baylor
  • September 27, 2014
  • 07:20 PM