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    iowa state panic mode

    At least two big 12 realignment panic periods, CPR leaving, coach johnson-lynch leaving, coach sanderson leaving, hoiberg leaving. My count were batting 5 for 6. Not bad. Is there another college program with a larger sample size in the past few years? I would guess not. I suppose we should learn to take things with a grain of salt. It usually works out in the end.



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    Re: iowa state panic mode

    5.75 since most people don't care about wrestling.



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    Re: iowa state panic mode

    Yeah this doesn't happen anywhere but Iowa state...



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    Re: iowa state panic mode

    I wouldn't call what happened today panic.



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    Re: iowa state panic mode

    Quote Originally Posted by Fishhead View Post
    At least two big 12 realignment panic periods, CPR leaving, coach johnson-lynch leaving, coach sanderson leaving, hoiberg leaving. My count were batting 5 for 6. Not bad. Is there another college program with a larger sample size in the past few years? I would guess not. I suppose we should learn to take things with a grain of salt. It usually works out in the end.
    And Jamie deserves a lot of the credit.


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    Re: iowa state panic mode

    Quote Originally Posted by MaccloNe View Post
    5.75 since most people don't care about wrestling.
    About a bajillion mangled pairs of Midwest ears and near-record ESPN ratings from the NCAA Championships in Des Moines beg to differ.

    Just sayin.



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    Re: iowa state panic mode

    Remember when there was panic surrounded the seasons the FB team had both OU and Texas on the schedule? Now all we seem to worry about is keeping our coaches.


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    Re: iowa state panic mode

    Quote Originally Posted by gogagig View Post
    I wouldn't call what happened today panic.
    Agree, although I will say, with the history we've had. I don't blame people for freaking out. Congrats CFH!



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    Re: iowa state panic mode

    Quote Originally Posted by Ciclone View Post
    And Jamie deserves a lot of the credit.
    Please don't forget President Leath.


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    Quote Originally Posted by Go2Guy View Post
    Please don't forget President Leath.
    Geoffrey, baby!!!



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    Re: iowa state panic mode

    Quote Originally Posted by JohnnyFive View Post
    About a bajillion mangled pairs of Midwest ears and near-record ESPN ratings from the NCAA Championships in Des Moines beg to differ.

    Just sayin.
    ESPN's wrestling ratings increased to 0.8 this year.

    The Syracuse-Louisville basketball game on a Saturday afternoon in January had twice as many viewers, on the same channel. That's the easiest point of reference that I could find.

    Just sayin'...



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    Re: iowa state panic mode

    Quote Originally Posted by MaccloNe View Post
    5.75 since most people don't care about wrestling.
    Im getting sick and tired of comments like this. If you dont care, STFU.



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    Re: iowa state panic mode

    Quote Originally Posted by MaccloNe View Post
    5.75 since most people don't care about wrestling.
    Don't post then. I don't care about your opinion. Wrestling is a huge part of the identity of ISU. If you don't realize that or at least even admit it, then I question how much of a fan you really are.



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    Re: iowa state panic mode

    ISU: not in panic mode, in beast mode.





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    Re: iowa state panic mode

    Compared to the majority of longtime ISU fans and CF'ers, I'm not as in-tune w/ negatives of past athletic director.

    I'm curious how many of you think that a pre-Pollard AD would've somehow botched this situation. (or at what percentage).



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