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    2 Cyclone player's that were released last year

    Highlight tapes of the two players that were released last season.

    Anthony Young (Central Michigan):

    Anthony Young Sr at CMU 2012 - YouTube


    Earl Brooks (Minnesota State):

    Earl Brooks #21 MSU highlight - YouTube



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    Re: 2 Cyclone player's that were released last year

    And???




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


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    Re: 2 Cyclone player's that were released last year



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    Re: 2 Cyclone player's that were released last year

    I for one am glad they both found a place to play which is I'm sure what both wanted to do. Congratulations to both.



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    Re: 2 Cyclone player's that were released last year

    what was the story on Earl's dismissal?



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    Re: 2 Cyclone player's that were released last year

    Quote Originally Posted by cyhawkdmb View Post
    what was the story on Earl's dismissal?
    He wasn't dismissed. His scholarship simply wasn't renewed for his fifth (fourth?) year. Same with Young.




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    Re: 2 Cyclone player's that were released last year

    Quote Originally Posted by Aclone View Post
    He wasn't dismissed. His scholarship simply wasn't renewed for his fifth (fourth?) year. Same with Young.
    I thought Earl was kicked off the team for a legal issue?



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    Re: 2 Cyclone player's that were released last year

    Quote Originally Posted by CarlHungus View Post
    I thought Earl was kicked off the team for a legal issue?
    He had a legal issue earlier, but both he and Young weren't renewed because they weren't expected to contribute as seniors.

    I suppose someone could search for the threads....er, someone not usernamed "Aclone".

    With only seventeen scholarship seniors, that may happen again about this time next year.




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    Re: 2 Cyclone player's that were released last year

    Quote Originally Posted by Cyclone4me View Post
    Highlight tapes of the two players that were released last season.

    Anthony Young (Central Michigan):

    Anthony Young Sr at CMU 2012 - YouTube


    Earl Brooks (Minnesota State):

    Earl Brooks #21 MSU highlight - YouTube


    Thank you Mrs. Young and/or Mrs. Brooks.



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    Re: 2 Cyclone player's that were released last year

    Earl could really hit. I'd keep him alone for special teams. Young wasn't cut out to be a Big XII WR.



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    Re: 2 Cyclone player's that were released last year

    Quote Originally Posted by Nuts4Cy View Post
    Young wasn't cut out to be a Big XII WR.
    This was Anthony Young the CB not Chris Young the Senior WR from last year....



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    Re: 2 Cyclone player's that were released last year

    I actually worked with Earl last summer and I was wondering how he did this year. Thanks for posting.



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    Re: 2 Cyclone player's that were released last year

    Earl did a hell of a job for the Mavs this year! He really helped out our young secondary. And led us to the National Semi-Finals.



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    Re: 2 Cyclone player's that were released last year

    Both were decent players. Not starter material, but decent backups. I don't have an issue with them wanting to go somewhere they can actually play for their SR year. And I don't blame CPR for removing some dead weight from the roster. Unfortunately, that's part of the business.



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    Re: 2 Cyclone player's that were released last year

    In hindsight, it may have been nice to have these guys after Watson and Givens were injured and we had Stokes starting at CB and that walkon at safety.



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