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    Ranking 125 Div 1 Football Teams

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    Re: Ranking 125 Div 1 Football Teams

    Woo! Bigger powerhouse than iowa!



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    Re: Ranking 125 Div 1 Football Teams

    We're considered an embarrassing powerhouse then...?



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    Re: Ranking 125 Div 1 Football Teams

    On the Powerhouse side of that axis. After the phone records NCAA self admitted violations, a couple guys with legal problems, I don't think the ranking is on the other axis is crazy. In fact we should be on that side since the cheating was embarrassingly boring.



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    Re: Ranking 125 Div 1 Football Teams

    Quote Originally Posted by megamanxzero35 View Post
    On the Powerhouse side of that axis. After the phone records NCAA self admitted violations, a couple guys with legal problems, I don't think the ranking is on the other axis is crazy. In fact we should be on that side since the cheating was embarrassingly boring.
    But Baylor? What's the statute of limitations on purging NCAA violations from your record? And I guess Auburn's National Title helps the grid on the embarrassing NC2A record



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    Re: Ranking 125 Div 1 Football Teams

    I remember seeing on here that the teams APR has been really low the last couple years due to the Chiz.

    This along with the NCAA violations already mentioned are probably skewing ISU lower.



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    Re: Ranking 125 Div 1 Football Teams

    KF has really built an admirable team over in Iowa City



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    Re: Ranking 125 Div 1 Football Teams

    The interesting one to me was Missouri. Ranked #2 in Admirability, but there is a story soon to come out that FB tutoring program was chock full of girls hooking up with the players, and eventually one of the girls was raped off campus. Player was dismissed from team, but how is that admirable in any way?



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    Re: Ranking 125 Div 1 Football Teams

    Quote Originally Posted by Go2Guy View Post
    But Baylor? What's the statute of limitations on purging NCAA violations from your record? And I guess Auburn's National Title helps the grid on the embarrassing NC2A record
    Baylors violations were basketball. Is that what your referring too? Baylor's APR was tied with TCU for highest APR in the Big 12. They don't have the dirt on their program like badketball does or did. Thus a much higher ranking on that axis.

    And probably just a couple years. This is why Penn State is lowest of the low. That was huge over a year ago.



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    Re: Ranking 125 Div 1 Football Teams

    I didn't notice it at first, but I loved that Penn State was off the charts in embarrassment.



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    Re: Ranking 125 Div 1 Football Teams

    we are listed as Iowa if you move over the ISU logo



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    Re: College Football's Grid of Shame

    How is Iowa State more embarrassing than Kansas?



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    Re: College Football's Grid of Shame

    The x axis is on the field success, the y axis is off the field success.



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    Re: Ranking 125 Div 1 Football Teams

    Quote Originally Posted by CycloneWarning View Post
    The interesting one to me was Missouri. Ranked #2 in Admirability, but there is a story soon to come out that FB tutoring program was chock full of girls hooking up with the players, and eventually one of the girls was raped off campus. Player was dismissed from team, but how is that admirable in any way?
    Jeez...I wonder why they didn't consider it.



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