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    Paul Rhoads vs. Kirk Ferentz

    Blog debate: Paul Rhoads vs. Kirk Ferentz - Big 12 Blog - ESPN

    "Rhoads is unbelievable. Coaching is all about getting the most out of what you have. Rhoads does that as well as anybody in the country. Gene Chizik won a national championship at Auburn ... and went 5-19 in two seasons in Ames before he did it. Rhoads took the same two-win team from Chizik and turned them into a seven-win team, winning the first bowl game for the school since 2004. Not many guys can do that."

    "The thing that ISU fans have to love most about Rhoads, though, is how much he's changed the perception of the school. It's similar to what Mike Leach established at Texas Tech. Teams fear Iowa State, and after last year's win over Oklahoma State, how could they not? Iowa State's anything but a gimme win these days. That alone is worth a lot."



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    Re: Paul Rhoads vs. Kirk Ferentz

    At least Ubben throws us some love every once in a while.



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    Re: Paul Rhoads vs. Kirk Ferentz

    Quote Originally Posted by Colorado View Post
    At least Ubben throws us some love every once in a while.

    Except he picked Iowa to win.



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    Re: Paul Rhoads vs. Kirk Ferentz

    Quote Originally Posted by fenton06 View Post


    Except he picked Iowa to win.
    Where do you see that?



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    Re: Paul Rhoads vs. Kirk Ferentz

    Must have been a slow day for Ubben



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    Re: Paul Rhoads vs. Kirk Ferentz

    Quote Originally Posted by nhclone View Post
    Where do you see that?
    Predictions on the Big XII site for ESPN.



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    Re: Paul Rhoads vs. Kirk Ferentz

    Quote Originally Posted by MissouriCyclone View Post
    Predictions on the Big XII site for ESPN.
    What a **** munch!



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    Re: Paul Rhoads vs. Kirk Ferentz

    I was glad to see that someone finally recognized this:

    I don't care how many turnovers Nebraska had in that game, by the way. Somebody had to force them, no?



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    Re: Paul Rhoads vs. Kirk Ferentz

    Quote Originally Posted by DaveUbben
    My take: Like Brian and Adam, I really think the Cyclones have a great shot, and will be in this one late. Ultimately, though, I think Iowa hangs on late at home.
    booo


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    Re: Paul Rhoads vs. Kirk Ferentz

    My buddy is at a coaching convention today where both coaches are. He talked to CPR for 10 minutes and said he speaks with the same intensity as you see on gameday.

    He said Kirk is on the mic and he sees 3 people sleeping as Kirk has been talking about OL and blocking for 45 minutes LOL



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    Re: Paul Rhoads vs. Kirk Ferentz

    Quote Originally Posted by zwclones51 View Post
    My buddy is at a coaching convention today where both coaches are. He talked to CPR for 10 minutes and said he speaks with the same intensity as you see on gameday.

    He said Kirk is on the mic and he sees 3 people sleeping as Kirk has been talking about OL and blocking for 45 minutes LOL
    Which is why I hope neither school ever lose their respective coaches


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    Re: Paul Rhoads vs. Kirk Ferentz

    CPR doesn't require the athletic department to employ all of his male relatives.



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    Re: Paul Rhoads vs. Kirk Ferentz

    Quote Originally Posted by tejasclone View Post
    I was glad to see that someone finally recognized this:
    We won that game, but there was at least 1 SURE TD that a nebby receiver inexplicably dropped inside the 10 with zero ISU presence around him. But thems the breaks.



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    Re: Paul Rhoads vs. Kirk Ferentz

    Quote Originally Posted by SpokaneCY View Post
    We won that game, but there was at least 1 SURE TD that a nebby receiver inexplicably dropped inside the 10 with zero ISU presence around him. But thems the breaks.
    Nebraska's 8 turnovers vs iowa state - YouTube

    In case you needed some refreshing. Never fails to make my day.


    *EDIT* what you are looking for is at 1:02. There was ISU presence. The presence was him nailing his foot and make the ball carrier think about his feet and not about his hands, thus losing control of the ball. Simple case of trying too hard and coming up short.


    Last edited by Skidoosh; 03-10-2013 at 08:15 PM.

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    Re: Paul Rhoads vs. Kirk Ferentz

    That video clip never fails to make me laugh. What a bizarre game.



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