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    New Tunnel Graphic

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    Pretty sweet, has Trice's letter and photo




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    Re: New Tunnel Graphic

    That is bad ***!!!


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    Re: New Tunnel Graphic

    I wondered if they would do something to make the tunnel look more appealing. I like it! I hope there are more surprises with the tunnel entrance this year!


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    Re: New Tunnel Graphic

    That looks pretty awesome though I did giggle a bit at "take the field". Hopefully the guys passing through there are already aware that is the plan.



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    Re: New Tunnel Graphic

    Quote Originally Posted by Judoka View Post
    That looks pretty awesome though I did giggle a bit at "take the field". Hopefully the guys passing through there are already aware that is the plan.
    Im pretty sure that there is a double entendre meant from "take the field", as in "command the field" or "dominate the landscape", etc.

    Oh, and that entrance is brilliant!


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    Quote Originally Posted by TXCyclones View Post
    Im pretty sure that there is a double entendre meant from "take the field", as in "command the field" or "dominate the landscape", etc.

    Oh, and that entrance is brilliant!
    I know, I just was making a joke. Though I do think that a big "I WILL" would have been cooler I don't have any problem with "Take the field".



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    Quote Originally Posted by Judoka View Post
    I know, I just was making a joke. Though I do think that a big "I WILL" would have been cooler I don't have any problem with "Take the field".
    I WILL would have been awesome. I think we should change our official saying from "ALL IN" to "I WILL".

    Lends itself to neat plays on it in slogans and shirts: I WILL win/compete/fight whatever.




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    Quote Originally Posted by cycloneinpdx View Post
    I WILL would have been awesome. I think we should change our official saying from "ALL IN" to "I WILL".

    Lends itself to neat plays on it in slogans and shirts: I WILL win/compete/fight whatever.
    Agree. "All In" is Paul Rhoads. And I love Paul Rhoads but it is still his slogan, not Iowa State University's slogan. "I Will" is Jack Trice. And that is timeless. Head coaches, even great ones. come and go. But Jack Trice and his words are forever. 100 years from now the locker room speeches will be gone, but Jack's letter to himself will remain.



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    Re: New Tunnel Graphic

    Quote Originally Posted by Judoka View Post
    I know, I just was making a joke. Though I do think that a big "I WILL" would have been cooler I don't have any problem with "Take the field".

    Maybe "I will" can go along side "I'm so proud" and eventually replace the Chizik era "All in."



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    Re: New Tunnel Graphic

    Looking good.




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    Re: New Tunnel Graphic

    Also, the ISU Athletics Facebook page deleted this... I wonder if they meant for this to get out. Oh well. Ha. It would get out eventually.




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    Re: New Tunnel Graphic

    Quote Originally Posted by cycloneinpdx View Post
    Also, the ISU Athletics Facebook page deleted this... I wonder if they meant for this to get out. Oh well. Ha. It would get out eventually.
    They reposted it again a few minutes ago



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    Re: New Tunnel Graphic

    That's awesome!



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    Re: New Tunnel Graphic

    Looks great! I still wish they would extend the tunnel all the way to the field though.



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    Re: New Tunnel Graphic

    Quote Originally Posted by Luth4Cy View Post
    Looks great! I still wish they would extend the tunnel all the way to the field though.
    Yeah, I was there the first time they rolled it out--it seemed weird. I mean, I guess it's better than the blow up tunnel, especially now, but the new tunnel seemed anti-clamactic to me at the time.

    Our whole entrance needs overhauled. The walk up is way too long, too old school (Sorry CPR), and should be better. I was a huge fan of what we had my fresh/soph year where they played Ladies and Gentlemen to a hit tape. Though the song that was specifically done last year for ISU by TechN9ne is pretty badass too. That, with the severe storm warning that they play is cool, but it can be better.




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