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    If the weatherman is correct...

    ...and we get lots of rain at game time, I wonder which team will benefit most. Right now, I'm feeling like the rain could hurt us more, so I guess I'm hoping for good weather.



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    Re: If the weatherman is correct...

    how could it hurt us more? just curious


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    Re: If the weatherman is correct...

    ... buy a poncho. Because it's a soaking rain before, during and after the game.


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    Re: If the weatherman is correct...

    Last year's KSU vs ISU weather: Rained. A lot. All game.

    Close game. I'd rather play in crap weather at home than on the road.



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    Re: If the weatherman is correct...

    I usually think adverse weather evens the playing field for the underdog.


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    Re: If the weatherman is correct...

    Quote Originally Posted by demoncore1031 View Post
    how could it hurt us more? just curious
    I don't know, but just for the QBs, Klein is quite a bit bigger. He's 6'5. Maybe he has an easier time holding onto the ball in those conditions.



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    Re: If the weatherman is correct...

    Trent Weatherman?



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    Re: If the weatherman is correct...

    I think with our RB's, and Barnett who knows better when to run himself that rain wouldn't hurt us very much.


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    Re: If the weatherman is correct...

    Could already make fumble prone Barnett susceptible to losing the ball.



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    Re: If the weatherman is correct...

    Really hope it doesn't rain. Will make the game miserable. Unless of course we are winning.



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    Re: If the weatherman is correct...

    Rain will hurt attendance, hope it stays away until Sunday



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    Re: If the weatherman is correct...

    Quote Originally Posted by isuchicago View Post
    I don't know, but just for the QBs, Klein is quite a bit bigger. He's 6'5. Maybe he has an easier time holding onto the ball in those conditions.
    just curious what height has to do with ball control and security??



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    Re: If the weatherman is correct...

    Accuweather this am is showing just a chance of a storm and low 70's. Doesn't look like an all day event.

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    Re: If the weatherman is correct...

    Quote Originally Posted by huntt26 View Post
    Rain will hurt attendance, hope it stays away until Sunday
    If rain will keep attendance down -- which will be a battle between two top 25 teams and a chance for ISU to get one step closer to bowl eligibility and respectability -- then NO ONE should be making fun of the TCU fan attendance.



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    Re: If the weatherman is correct...

    I think it hurts us more. K-State doesn't fumble and doesn't commit penalties. We do both. Plus it would lessen attendance and our home field advantage.



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