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    We're turning into Iowa fans

    Seriously guys? One of the things that is so awesome about the Cyclone fanbase is that we don't go all doomsday on stuff. Now we can no longer say that. Now we are talking about firing a coach who has sent several linemen to the NFL, and firing an OC that's only been an OC for 7 games.

    Yes the playcalling could have been better, but some of the stuff he called was very well timed.

    Yes the offensive line could have played better, but it might have helped if we could have gotten a few big runs on scrambles.

    Yes we could have thrown the ball better, but it would have helped if we would have caught a few balls that were dropped. I'm not saying that I'm not disappointed, but I don't want all of us to turn into the Iowa fans that we hate the most.

    And by the way, by doubting the coaches that Rhoads hired, you are therefore doubting Rhoads, which I think all of us would refuse to do, and deny that we're doing



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    Re: We're turning into Iowa fans

    You are new here, aren't you...



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    Re: We're turning into Iowa fans

    Fail. That would never happen... NEVER EVER compare our fanbase to some of those d-bags.



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    Re: We're turning into Iowa fans

    I know that none of us want to admit it, but this board right now feels a lot like what HawkeyeNation looked like after our win versus them



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    Re: We're turning into Iowa fans

    Who's this MJ271 guy?


    Quote Originally Posted by John F. Kennedy
    not because they are easy, but because they are hard ... because that challenge is one that we are willing to accept, one we are unwilling to postpone, and one which we intend to win....

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    Re: We're turning into Iowa fans

    I guess thats what happens when you have expectations?



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    Re: We're turning into Iowa fans

    Sucks to have expectation for our team....oh wait...




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    Re: We're turning into Iowa fans

    My expectations have not gone away, they just have changed with each game



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    Re: We're turning into Iowa fans

    HOW DARE YOU



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    Re: We're turning into Iowa fans

    Some Iowa fans take it a heck of a lot further that what we do... It will never get that low here I hope.



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    Re: We're turning into Iowa fans

    Yeah, let's go back to the way things used to be, where we were content to losing to lesser teams and never expected to win.



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    Re: We're turning into Iowa fans

    Quote Originally Posted by WhatchaGonnaDo View Post
    HOW DARE YOU
    How dare I what? Say something that I know no one else will say, yet something that needs to be said?



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    Re: We're turning into Iowa fans

    This meltdown isn't very significant compared to others I have seen on this board.



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    Re: We're turning into Iowa fans

    That's not just Iowa fans, it's really how any fanbase with any kind of expectations react.



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    Re: We're turning into Iowa fans

    this board has melted down big time numerous times over the past few years

    not sure why the meltdown today surprises op


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