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    /Meltdown

    I think its fair to say that 24 hours is good enough. It's time to stop battering, bashing and blaming everybody. Time to pull it all together, and move on to next week. We're all Cyclones. Life goes on, stuff happens, we've been here before. Paul Rhoads is our Coach. Time to turn our attention to TCU.

    Go Cyclones!




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    Re: /Meltdown

    Agreed. GO CYCLONES!!!!!!



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    Re: /Meltdown

    Lets go offense!!



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    Re: /Meltdown

    Last year I thought we were finished after the Mizzou game. I've learned to keep calm and trust Rhoads. I'm eager for our annual upset special.



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    Re: /Meltdown

    The meltdown is over our apparent lack of any offense, whatsoever. Not Rhoads, definitely not the defense or special teams.

    Find a way this week to get some 'O' rocking, and everyone steps back from the cliff.


    Go CYCLONES!



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    Re: /Meltdown

    Win at TCU and you're right back in a good spot. Coming into the season, I would have signed up for 4-1 in a second.



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    Re: /Meltdown

    I'd agree but this is the second straight year this has happened let alone the years of not getting over the B12 North hump. Just seems like the nut shots never end. Of course a win at TCU would fix all of this. Maybe it's just my teenage hormones though



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    Re: /Meltdown

    Yep, Let's go Cyclones.



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    Re: /Meltdown

    In addition to the annual upset win by ISU we seem to have the annual stretch of sucking and looking much worse then we are. I sure hope we are not hitting that stretch right now.



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    Re: /Meltdown

    Good post. Right on.



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    Re: /Meltdown

    Go Cyclones! Lick the toads!



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    Re: /Meltdown

    Quote Originally Posted by CloneFan4 View Post
    I'd agree but this is the second straight year this has happened let alone the years of not getting over the B12 North hump. Just seems like the nut shots never end. Of course a win at TCU would fix all of this. Maybe it's just my teenage hormones though
    I lived through the 15 game losing streak to Iowa, attending 4 of those games. Losses and no bowls in sight in those days. Count yourself lucky CPR is at the helm now. We'll bounce back.



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    Re: /Meltdown

    this is why i love cyclone fans GO CYCLONES!!



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    Re: /Meltdown

    Quote Originally Posted by twojman View Post
    In addition to the annual upset win by ISU we seem to have the annual stretch of sucking and looking much worse then we are. I sure hope we are not hitting that stretch right now.
    I'm hoping the annual stretch of sucking doesn't have to last an entire month.



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    Re: /Meltdown

    Quote Originally Posted by Aclone View Post
    I think its fair to say that 24 hours is good enough. It's time to stop battering, bashing and blaming everybody. Time to pull it all together, and move on to next week. We're all Cyclones. Life goes on, stuff happens, we've been here before. Paul Rhoads is our Coach. Time to turn our attention to TCU.

    Go Cyclones!
    My first post in this thread was my glass-half-empty side.

    First loss is always hard to take, especially if you assume it's a winnable game. I never expect to go undefeated (or even that close to it), but it's still deflating when ISU is no longer unbeaten.

    I guess this is still kinda half-empty



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