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    Roster Changes and Jersey Numbers`

    Can someone explain to me why we continue to see jersey number changes for players?

    I assume this is because they'll be on the field with someone who has their number, but we have what, 90 numbers to pick from, and 65 players suited for each game, why would we have two #4 on the field at the same time?


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    Re: Roster Changes and Jersey Numbers`

    Quote Originally Posted by CycoCyclone View Post
    Can someone explain to me why we continue to see jersey number changes for players?

    I assume this is because they'll be on the field with someone who has their number, but we have what, 90 numbers to pick from, and 65 players suited for each game, why would we have two #4 on the field at the same time?

    Players may have allegiances to certain numbers or they may have a special meaning to them. Also, I don’t think you can have 2 players with same number on the field at same time, so like one must be an offensive player and the other defensive.



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    Re: Roster Changes and Jersey Numbers`

    Is it that big of a deal?



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    Re: Roster Changes and Jersey Numbers`

    Quote Originally Posted by Messi View Post

    Players may have allegiances to certain numbers or they may have a special meaning to them. Also, I don’t think you can have 2 players with same number on the field at same time, so like one must be an offensive player and the other defensive.
    On my HS team, they made us arm wrestle if two guys wanted the same number....


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    Re: Roster Changes and Jersey Numbers`

    The players usually get to pick the number they want. And usually as the season goes on and the coaches tweek the special teams squads some of those numbers might cause conflicts in which case you get a number change. Not a big deal.

    And there isn't 65 players suited for a home game more like 120. Heck 70 players are on the travel squad that goes to the hotel the night before the game.



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    Quote Originally Posted by CycoCyclone View Post
    On my HS team, they made us arm wrestle if two guys wanted the same number....
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    Re: Roster Changes and Jersey Numbers`

    did u ever have a number? its a man thing in sports



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    Re: Roster Changes and Jersey Numbers`

    I had to look it up because at the Tulsa home game I saw a ton of #12 jersey's and I see that is Sam richardson's # so I take that's who most fans want to be the next qb's. Are we Iowa where the favorite qb is the backup? Where is the jersey love by fans for Jantz?



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    Re: Roster Changes and Jersey Numbers`

    I'm still not sure why the keep putting Steele Jantz in at corner. Shouldn't he be making adjustments with Messingham on the sidelines when the defense is on the field?



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    Re: Roster Changes and Jersey Numbers`

    Quote Originally Posted by CyclonesRulzzz View Post
    I had to look it up because at the Tulsa home game I saw a ton of #12 jersey's and I see that is Sam richardson's # so I take that's who most fans want to be the next qb's. Are we Iowa where the favorite qb is the backup? Where is the jersey love by fans for Jantz?

    Those jerseys were handed out with student tickets. Think "what year is it".


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    Re: Roster Changes and Jersey Numbers`

    Quote Originally Posted by Sloup View Post
    I'm still not sure why the keep putting Steele Jantz in at corner. Shouldn't he be making adjustments with Messingham on the sidelines when the defense is on the field?
    He also seems to play much smaller when he's out there on D.


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    Re: Roster Changes and Jersey Numbers`

    Quote Originally Posted by cyhiphopp View Post
    He also seems to play much smaller when he's out there on D.

    and a bit more tan.



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    Re: Roster Changes and Jersey Numbers`

    Quote Originally Posted by GMackey32 View Post
    Those jerseys were handed out with student tickets. Think "what year is it".
    ok makes sense now.



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    Re: Roster Changes and Jersey Numbers`

    Quote Originally Posted by GMackey32 View Post
    Those jerseys were handed out with student tickets. Think "what year is it".
    I imagine they're more along the lines of being the 12th man



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    Re: Roster Changes and Jersey Numbers`

    Quote Originally Posted by CyclonesRulzzz View Post
    I had to look it up because at the Tulsa home game I saw a ton of #12 jersey's and I see that is Sam richardson's # so I take that's who most fans want to be the next qb's. Are we Iowa where the favorite qb is the backup? Where is the jersey love by fans for Jantz?
    And they all look like women's jerseys.


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