Page 1 of 5 12345 LastLast
Results 1 to 15 of 64
  1. #1
    Addict
    Points: 107,185, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 16.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    JP4CY's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2008
    Location
    Sommerset
    Posts
    7,106
    Points
    107,185
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 963
    Given: 368

    Troy Davis interview about ISU

    GRIDIRON: One-on-one with Troy Davis, illustrious former ISU running back - Iowa State Daily: Football

    Good read. Forgot he won all regions of the Heisman voting except for East Coast.
    Sounds like he's waiting to get invited for a game here? Maybe he wants ISU to foot the bill for traveling?



  2. #2
    Speechless
    Points: 753,199, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 99.7%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteranCreated Album pictures50000 Experience PointsOverdrive
    Cyclonepride's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Location
    A pineapple under the sea
    Posts
    51,523
    Points
    753,199
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 3,689
    Given: 1,762

    Re: Troy Davis interview about ISU

    I'd love to see Troy get honored at a game. I was at his game against Missouri, and it's still the best I've seen live (Seneca's run might be the best play I've seen live).



  3. #3
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 84,703, Level: 90
    Level completed: 53%, Points required for next Level: 847
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience PointsCreated Album pictures
    azepp's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2009
    Location
    Ankeny
    Posts
    3,964
    Points
    84,703
    Level
    90
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 185
    Given: 128

    Re: Troy Davis interview about ISU

    SOMEBODY CALL THE MAN!



  4. #4
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 72,731, Level: 83
    Level completed: 76%, Points required for next Level: 419
    Overall activity: 6.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    Bader's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jul 2007
    Location
    Ankeny
    Posts
    4,495
    Points
    72,731
    Level
    83
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 106
    Given: 71

    Re: Troy Davis interview about ISU

    When he got inducted into the Letterwinners Hall of Fame in 07 he and Darren were at a game...not sure if it was the Iowa game that year or not



  5. #5
    Addict
    Points: 129,332, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 36.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsVeteran
    cyhawkdmb's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jul 2010
    Location
    CB
    Posts
    5,872
    Points
    129,332
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 208
    Given: 192

    Re: Troy Davis interview about ISU

    Get on the phone! get him here!!



  6. #6
    Pro
    Points: 49,245, Level: 68
    Level completed: 64%, Points required for next Level: 505
    Overall activity: 7.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran25000 Experience PointsSocial
    Cydar's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Posts
    2,474
    Points
    49,245
    Level
    68
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 365
    Given: 381

    Re: Troy Davis interview about ISU

    Quote Originally Posted by Cyclonepride View Post
    I'd love to see Troy get honored at a game. I was at his game against Missouri, and it's still the best I've seen live (Seneca's run might be the best play I've seen live).
    I have the game on videotape.




  7. #7
    Starter
    Points: 12,525, Level: 33
    Level completed: 83%, Points required for next Level: 125
    Overall activity: 7.0%
    Achievements:
    1 year registered10000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Apr 2012
    Location
    Ames
    Posts
    845
    Points
    12,525
    Level
    33
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 70
    Given: 36

    Re: Troy Davis interview about ISU

    He said the current coaching staff had not been in touch with him about visiting sometime. I wish they would sooner than later. He deserves to be recognized for his contributions in my view.



  8. #8
    Speechless
    Points: 566,219, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 13.0%
    Achievements:
    Social50000 Experience PointsOverdriveVeteranRecommendation Second Class
    ISUAgronomist's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2009
    Location
    Back in Iowa!!!!!!!!
    Posts
    21,700
    Points
    566,219
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 582
    Given: 298

    Re: Troy Davis interview about ISU

    Quote Originally Posted by casey1973 View Post
    He deserves to be recognized for his contributions in my view.
    Quote Originally Posted by Bader View Post
    inducted into the Letterwinners Hall of Fame in 07




  9. #9
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 42,251, Level: 63
    Level completed: 47%, Points required for next Level: 699
    Overall activity: 8.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsVeteran
    NickTheGreat's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2012
    Location
    Johnston
    Posts
    4,677
    Points
    42,251
    Level
    63
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 390
    Given: 529

    Re: Troy Davis interview about ISU

    Everybody in the stadium knew he was getting the ball and STILL nobody could stop him

    I'd like to see him get back to Ames sometime



  10. #10
    Pro
    Points: 83,662, Level: 89
    Level completed: 96%, Points required for next Level: 88
    Overall activity: 5.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsVeteran
    FarminCy's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2009
    Location
    Right Over There
    Posts
    2,947
    Points
    83,662
    Level
    89
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 470
    Given: 119

    Re: Troy Davis interview about ISU

    Wish they could bring him up for a game.

    That Missouri game was when I took my official visit to ISU. That was a fun day to be around the team.

    On a side note during that visit I ate lunch with Troy's mom. IIRC it was her first trip to watch him play in Ames. Being an Iowa farm kid talking with her really drove home that not everyone grew up the way I did. I think that trip was only her first or second trip ever out of Florida. They truly had a tough life.



  11. #11
    Brett Blume
    Points: 51,452, Level: 70
    Level completed: 22%, Points required for next Level: 1,098
    Overall activity: 2.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    brentblum's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jul 2007
    Posts
    1,205
    Points
    51,452
    Level
    70
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 288
    Given: 243

    Re: Troy Davis interview about ISU

    Best line I've heard about Troy Davis was said by the Godfather John Walters, "Troy Davis was Mike Tyson in shoulder pads."


    Twitter.com/brentblum

  12. #12
    Starter
    Points: 18,282, Level: 41
    Level completed: 26%, Points required for next Level: 668
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran10000 Experience Points
    CyPlainsDrifter's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2006
    Posts
    972
    Points
    18,282
    Level
    41
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 57
    Given: 24

    Re: Troy Davis interview about ISU

    Guy was an incredible running back, with unreal vision..... but I also have to say, those were some awesome blockers. Very good OLines. A bunch of road graders.



  13. #13
    Addict
    Points: 107,185, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 16.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    JP4CY's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2008
    Location
    Sommerset
    Posts
    7,106
    Points
    107,185
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 963
    Given: 368

    Re: Troy Davis interview about ISU

    Quote Originally Posted by brentblum View Post
    Best line I've heard about Troy Davis was said by the Godfather John Walters, "Troy Davis was Mike Tyson in shoulder pads."
    And some how, some way, Troy stayed academically eligible.



  14. #14
    Rookie
    Points: 16,064, Level: 38
    Level completed: 52%, Points required for next Level: 386
    Overall activity: 6.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran10000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Apr 2010
    Posts
    497
    Points
    16,064
    Level
    38
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 50
    Given: 80

    Re: Troy Davis interview about ISU

    Quote Originally Posted by CyPlainsDrifter View Post
    Guy was an incredible running back, with unreal vision..... but I also have to say, those were some awesome blockers. Very good OLines. A bunch of road graders.
    The down field blocking was a thing of beauty on that team. Also helped that he could just run people over.



  15. #15
    Pro
    Points: 39,231, Level: 61
    Level completed: 14%, Points required for next Level: 1,119
    Overall activity: 15.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran25000 Experience Points
    CapnCy's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jul 2010
    Posts
    2,676
    Points
    39,231
    Level
    61
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 288
    Given: 161

    Re: Troy Davis interview about ISU

    You do feel bad for guys like him though...that "primed" in a different era. College football was different back then.



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
  • FOOTBALL: Iowa State vs. UNI
  • August 29, 2015
  • 06:00 PM