Page 1 of 2 12 LastLast
Results 1 to 15 of 23
  1. #1
    Publisher
    Points: 801,224, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 35.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialRecommendation First ClassVeteranCreated Album pictures50000 Experience Points
    ChrisMWilliams's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Location
    Des Moines
    Posts
    16,441
    Points
    801,224
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1,025
    Given: 247

    RECRUITING: ISU, Wake going down to the wire for LB Justin Madison


  2. #2
    Legend
    Points: 180,362, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 5.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    Aclone's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2007
    Location
    Des Moines, Ia.
    Posts
    12,886
    Points
    180,362
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 172
    Given: 715

    Re: RECRUITING: ISU, Wake going down to the wire for LB Justin Madison

    Interesting that they are recruiting him as a Will linebacker instead of a defensive end. Could be an excellent get. I'll name-drop 'Matt Blair' here...




    Paul Rhoads' players never quit.
    (They just disappear offseason)


  3. #3
    Addict
    Points: 152,685, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 9.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    temperflare's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jul 2007
    Location
    Bondurant
    Posts
    7,571
    Points
    152,685
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 286
    Given: 89

    Re: RECRUITING: ISU, Wake going down to the wire for LB Justin Madison

    He's listed at 6'4 205. That isn't even close to DE size. Looking at the SEC, most DE's are at 250-280. Unless the coaching staff thinks this kid can pack on 50-80 lbs. on his frame and still be quick I don't see it happening. Its probably more likely hee can pack on another 20 lbs of muscle and be a beast at the LB position.


    "The difference between keeping what you have all to yourself and coveting what someone else has lies within your willingness to give versus your desire to take"

    - temperflare

  4. #4
    Addict
    Points: 43,547, Level: 64
    Level completed: 46%, Points required for next Level: 703
    Overall activity: 1.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran25000 Experience Points
    scyclonekid's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2008
    Posts
    5,136
    Points
    43,547
    Level
    64
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 62
    Given: 4

    Re: RECRUITING: ISU, Wake going down to the wire for LB Justin Madison

    Like this position for him and think he can excel at it. Hope we land him, also really like his GPA congrats to him!!



  5. #5
    All-Star
    Points: 10,286, Level: 30
    Level completed: 56%, Points required for next Level: 264
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Created Album pictures1 year registered10000 Experience Points
    BuffettClone's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jul 2012
    Location
    Altoona, Iowa
    Posts
    1,114
    Points
    10,286
    Level
    30
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 11
    Given: 5

    Re: RECRUITING: ISU, Wake going down to the wire for LB Justin Madison

    I really hope he chooses the Cyclones. Even though it won't be the same position, it would help lessen the sting of losing Suttles in my opinion



  6. #6
    Speechless
    Points: 400,648, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 44.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialOverdriveVeteran50000 Experience Points
    Wesley's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Location
    Omaha
    Posts
    59,291
    Points
    400,648
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 606
    Given: 389

    Re: RECRUITING: ISU, Wake going down to the wire for LB Justin Madison

    This would be a great match.


    Let my Fred's Posse Ride: Georges, Naz, Hogue, Bryce, Nader, Monte, Matt, and McKay.

  7. #7
    Addict
    Points: 119,805, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 39.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience PointsSocial
    Cycsk's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2009
    Posts
    9,538
    Points
    119,805
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 434
    Given: 367

    Re: RECRUITING: ISU, Wake going down to the wire for LB Justin Madison

    He seems to be enamored with the Wake Forest education, but that really depends on his field. I suspect that most of their academic reputation is related to graduate programs. They seem to have plenty of room for schlocky academics at the undergraduate level.

    Also, why on earth would anyone want to go to the school with perhaps the worst nickname ever: Demon Deacons which could be rendered "servants of demons."



  8. #8
    Speechless
    Points: 361,629, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 29.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialYour first GroupRecommendation Second ClassVeteran50000 Experience Points
    Tre4ISU's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2008
    Location
    Estherville
    Posts
    19,217
    Points
    361,629
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 538
    Given: 72

    Re: RECRUITING: ISU, Wake going down to the wire for LB Justin Madison

    Quote Originally Posted by temperflare View Post
    He's listed at 6'4 205. That isn't even close to DE size. Looking at the SEC, most DE's are at 250-280. Unless the coaching staff thinks this kid can pack on 50-80 lbs. on his frame and still be quick I don't see it happening. Its probably more likely hee can pack on another 20 lbs of muscle and be a beast at the LB position.
    You don't have to be 280 to compete in the Big 12. Willie Scott's pretty effective and he's significantly shorter than this kid.


    I'm on Twitter too: Tre4ISU

    Or so I have read.

  9. #9
    Speechless
    Points: 869,891, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 41.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteranCreated Album pictures50000 Experience PointsOverdrive
    CycloneErik's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2008
    Location
    Jamerica
    Posts
    56,460
    Points
    869,891
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 2,149
    Given: 1,789

    Re: RECRUITING: ISU, Wake going down to the wire for LB Justin Madison

    Quote Originally Posted by Cycsk View Post
    He seems to be enamored with the Wake Forest education, but that really depends on his field. I suspect that most of their academic reputation is related to graduate programs. They seem to have plenty of room for schlocky academics at the undergraduate level.

    Also, why on earth would anyone want to go to the school with perhaps the worst nickname ever: Demon Deacons which could be rendered "servants of demons."
    We really wondered that in seminary. It really seems to be problematic.


    Since we are an elite team now, let's go get that One Cyclone Moment.
    Make this one for the ages!




    http://rememberingdoria.wordpress.com/

  10. #10
    Mariner Moose
    Points: 60,449, Level: 76
    Level completed: 25%, Points required for next Level: 1,201
    Overall activity: 6.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    no2cyclones's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2006
    Location
    Davenport, IA
    Posts
    3,329
    Points
    60,449
    Level
    76
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 181
    Given: 588

    Re: RECRUITING: ISU, Wake going down to the wire for LB Justin Madison

    Quote Originally Posted by Cycsk View Post
    He seems to be enamored with the Wake Forest education, but that really depends on his field. I suspect that most of their academic reputation is related to graduate programs. They seem to have plenty of room for schlocky academics at the undergraduate level.

    Also, why on earth would anyone want to go to the school with perhaps the worst nickname ever: Demon Deacons which could be rendered "servants of demons."
    1. I've never heard the word "schlocky" before. Interesting.

    2. What does he want to major in?



  11. #11
    Speechless
    Points: 400,648, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 44.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialOverdriveVeteran50000 Experience Points
    Wesley's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Location
    Omaha
    Posts
    59,291
    Points
    400,648
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 606
    Given: 389

    Re: RECRUITING: ISU, Wake going down to the wire for LB Justin Madison

    Quote Originally Posted by no2cyclones View Post
    1. I've never heard the word "schlocky" before. Interesting.

    2. What does he want to major in?
    NFL.


    Let my Fred's Posse Ride: Georges, Naz, Hogue, Bryce, Nader, Monte, Matt, and McKay.

  12. #12
    Pro
    Points: 53,260, Level: 71
    Level completed: 48%, Points required for next Level: 790
    Overall activity: 7.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    MeanDean's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2009
    Location
    Clarence IA-Jensen Bch FL
    Posts
    2,969
    Points
    53,260
    Level
    71
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 319
    Given: 508

    Re: RECRUITING: ISU, Wake going down to the wire for LB Justin Madison

    Quote Originally Posted by no2cyclones View Post
    1. I've never heard the word "schlocky" before. Interesting.

    2. What does he want to major in?


    No matter what, I could NEVER cheer for Dirt and Urine.

  13. #13
    All-Star
    Points: 12,555, Level: 33
    Level completed: 87%, Points required for next Level: 95
    Overall activity: 8.0%
    Achievements:
    1 year registered10000 Experience Points
    dirtyninety's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2012
    Posts
    1,176
    Points
    12,555
    Level
    33
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 76
    Given: 86

    Re: RECRUITING: ISU, Wake going down to the wire for LB Justin Madison

    We are competing with Wake Forest for recruits?!?! Makes me want to fake cry.
    Wake Forest is a glorified convent that has a few males at it also.
    I heard they are not allowed to dance there.



  14. #14
    Addict
    Points: 152,685, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 9.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    temperflare's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jul 2007
    Location
    Bondurant
    Posts
    7,571
    Points
    152,685
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 286
    Given: 89

    Re: RECRUITING: ISU, Wake going down to the wire for LB Justin Madison

    Quote Originally Posted by Tre4ISU View Post
    You don't have to be 280 to compete in the Big 12. Willie Scott's pretty effective and he's significantly shorter than this kid.
    Willie Scott is fairly effective, but if you look across college football the teams that seem to be most successful with a pass rush are doing so with players who are around 6'4 250-280. Of course, that isn't the "rule", but the success shouldn't be ignored. Maybe I'm asking for too much at this juncture. We are not there yet.

    I suppose my question revolves around this kid's ability to pack on 50 lbs and be effective. I'd just assume he pack on 25-30 lbs. and be a beast at LB. Or, maybe a 3rd down LB to cover a TE.


    "The difference between keeping what you have all to yourself and coveting what someone else has lies within your willingness to give versus your desire to take"

    - temperflare

  15. #15
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 75,433, Level: 85
    Level completed: 35%, Points required for next Level: 1,117
    Overall activity: 5.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    isufbcurt's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Location
    Des Moines
    Posts
    4,523
    Points
    75,433
    Level
    85
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 603
    Given: 945

    Re: RECRUITING: ISU, Wake going down to the wire for LB Justin Madison

    Quote Originally Posted by Cycsk View Post
    Also, why on earth would anyone want to go to the school with perhaps the worst nickname ever: Demon Deacons which could be rendered "servants of demons."
    I love the nickname



Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  
  • TV: TBD
  • Iowa State vs. Oklahoma
  • November 1, 2014
  • 07:00 PM