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    Thursday Night FootBall - Here it comes (one source)

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    Re: Thursday Night FootBall - Here it comes (one souce)

    Say it ain't so



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    Re: Thursday Night FootBall - Here it comes (one souce)

    Well that sucks


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    Re: Thursday Night FootBall - Here it comes (one souce)

    I've been really hoping for this ever since I saw the schedule asterisk.


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    Re: Thursday Night FootBall - Here it comes (one souce)

    I can handle one home game on a Thursday every couple years or so. As long as it's not a regular fixture it's fine.


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    Re: Thursday Night FootBall - Here it comes (one souce)

    Quote Originally Posted by ISUCyclones2015 View Post
    Well that sucks
    Aren't you a student?

    This would be awesome for a student.


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    Re: Thursday Night FootBall - Here it comes (one souce)

    Quote Originally Posted by Incyte View Post
    I can handle one home game on a Thursday every couple years or so. As long as it's not a regular fixture it's fine.
    Who do you think is always going to get the short straw on these???!!
    Hope I am just being sarcastic.



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    Re: Thursday Night FootBall - Here it comes (one souce)

    Thursday night games are awesome.



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    Re: Thursday Night FootBall - Here it comes (one source)

    The bigger news out of that article is the fact they are contractually obligated for 4 Thursday games -- two on Fox and two on ESPN. I'd be nice if Fox was actual Fox Network. If it's FSN and the Texas @ ISU game ends up being on there, then the benefit to playing the game on Thursday goes way down.

    But I expect a Big 12 matchup involving Texas will be attractive for ESPN Thursday Night Football.



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    Re: Thursday Night FootBall - Here it comes (one souce)

    Quote Originally Posted by CyAggie View Post
    Who do you think is always going to get the short straw on these???!!
    Hope I am just being sarcastic.
    The associate Athletic Director @ Texas said Iowa State was fighting to have the game played on Thursday night. We want it (likely for the national audience).



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    Re: Thursday Night FootBall - Here it comes (one source)

    Quote Originally Posted by CyAggie View Post


    I like the TV audience, but don't like going to a game, tailgating, etc. on a weekday unless it is connected with a holiday. I'm also okay with Friday nights late in the season (once high school football is done) because of the spotlight it shines on us. Oh well, I hope they do what is best for the program.



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    Re: Thursday Night FootBall - Here it comes (one source)

    The FSN Thursday night games have generally been OOC, so it would be interesting to see if they get conference games as part of the new contract or just a Big 12 home team playing on a Thursday night.



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    Re: Thursday Night FootBall - Here it comes (one souce)

    There may be differences between fans, and between fans and AD.



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    Re: Thursday Night FootBall - Here it comes (one source)

    This would probably result in far less Texas fans coming to Ames for the game.



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    Re: Thursday Night FootBall - Here it comes (one source)

    It will be on the Fox network, not FSN..........however ESPN will get their Horns to play on their network.

    Too bad the NFL has to have a game on Thursday nights, it really takes away from the attention of college football had on the Thursday night games.



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