Page 1 of 2 12 LastLast
Results 1 to 15 of 28
  1. #1
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 49,824, Level: 69
    Level completed: 6%, Points required for next Level: 1,326
    Overall activity: 4.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran25000 Experience Points
    GoSTATE71's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2008
    Posts
    3,680
    Points
    49,824
    Level
    69
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 30
    Given: 7

    What coaches do you feel confident about?

    Right now for me, the only coach that I'm confident in is Wally. His defense vastly improved from week 1 and he had the guts to replace the weak links on defense (put in Knott, tried out Tribune, etc.) We always see adjustments after halftime from him.

    Rhoads has no passion yet this year. The Rhoads I loved was the one losing his mind on the sidelines and going crazy with his players after a big play, the one who called gutsy trick plays in key moments, etc.

    I'm sure a lot of position coaches are doing fine. I feel bad for coach K because he has a banged up O-line. The D-line improved quite a bit and held their own for the most part against a good O-line.

    Screw Messingham.

    Discuss.



  2. #2
    Addict
    Points: 240,262, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 12.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience Points1 year registeredSocial
    klamath632's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2011
    Posts
    8,961
    Points
    240,262
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 471
    Given: 344

    Re: What coaches do you feel confident about?

    Nick Saban.



  3. #3
    All-Star
    Points: 16,872, Level: 39
    Level completed: 53%, Points required for next Level: 378
    Overall activity: 1.0%
    Achievements:
    10000 Experience PointsVeteran
    RedBlooded's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2010
    Location
    Des Moines
    Posts
    1,043
    Points
    16,872
    Level
    39
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 2
    Given: 1

    Re: What coaches do you feel confident about?

    i would like to submit my resume to be new OC. I was assistant head coach of 3rd grade flag football. we won one game.




  4. #4
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 71,109, Level: 82
    Level completed: 80%, Points required for next Level: 341
    Overall activity: 11.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    isufbcurt's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Location
    Des Moines
    Posts
    4,448
    Points
    71,109
    Level
    82
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 539
    Given: 803

    Re: What coaches do you feel confident about?

    Quote Originally Posted by RedBlooded View Post
    i would like to submit my resume to be new OC. I was assistant head coach of 3rd grade flag football. we won one game.
    Sorry many posters on here have far more expertise on playstation where they were able to win National Championships and recruit 5 star guys so you would have no chance.



  5. #5
    All-Star
    Points: 16,872, Level: 39
    Level completed: 53%, Points required for next Level: 378
    Overall activity: 1.0%
    Achievements:
    10000 Experience PointsVeteran
    RedBlooded's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2010
    Location
    Des Moines
    Posts
    1,043
    Points
    16,872
    Level
    39
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 2
    Given: 1

    Re: What coaches do you feel confident about?

    Quote Originally Posted by isufbcurt View Post
    Sorry many posters on here have far more expertise on playstation where they were able to win National Championships and recruit 5 star guys so you would have no chance.
    i would argue that dealing with 8 year olds is far more difficult, they are not good at focusing.




  6. #6
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 46,370, Level: 66
    Level completed: 59%, Points required for next Level: 580
    Overall activity: 16.0%
    Achievements:
    1 year registered25000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Sep 2012
    Posts
    3,656
    Points
    46,370
    Level
    66
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 356
    Given: 183

    Re: What coaches do you feel confident about?

    The only coach I really doubt is Messingham, and I doubt him really only as a coordinator, not a position coach. I feel pretty confident about our defensive staff and both Sturdy and Pope. I don't think we have seen enough games with Coach K on O-line and Bleil at tight ends for me to make a decision yet.



  7. #7
    Pro
    Points: 25,974, Level: 49
    Level completed: 43%, Points required for next Level: 576
    Overall activity: 12.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran25000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Posts
    2,543
    Points
    25,974
    Level
    49
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 66
    Given: 108

    Re: What coaches do you feel confident about?

    CPR and Wally, and I'm not sure after that.


    Clone to the Bone with the up and coming IOWA STATE.

  8. #8
    Pro
    Points: 63,140, Level: 77
    Level completed: 94%, Points required for next Level: 110
    Overall activity: 7.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsVeteran
    PabloDiablo's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2011
    Location
    Omaha, NE
    Posts
    2,781
    Points
    63,140
    Level
    77
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 189
    Given: 184

    Re: What coaches do you feel confident about?

    From a position standpoint Wally, Shane, Douglas for sure on D.



  9. #9
    Speechless
    Points: 398,619, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 67.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialOverdriveVeteran50000 Experience Points
    Wesley's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Location
    Omaha
    Posts
    58,793
    Points
    398,619
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 551
    Given: 349

    Re: What coaches do you feel confident about?

    Mess does not even talk like an OC. Even not being a head coach, he feels he can throw players under the bus. No way can one feel confident about the OC. He is the pits.


    Let my Fred's Posse Ride: Georges, Naz, Hogue, Bryce, Nader, Monte, Matt, and McKay.

  10. #10
    Legend
    Points: 314,595, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 16.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialRecommendation Second ClassVeteranCreated Album pictures50000 Experience Points
    CyCrazy's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2008
    Location
    Rolling dirty in Roland.
    Posts
    14,678
    Points
    314,595
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 211
    Given: 39

    Re: What coaches do you feel confident about?

    Hoiberg



  11. #11
    Pro
    Points: 33,368, Level: 56
    Level completed: 27%, Points required for next Level: 882
    Overall activity: 10.0%
    Achievements:
    Created Album picturesVeteran25000 Experience Points
    ThatllDoCy's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2009
    Location
    Chicago, IL
    Posts
    3,449
    Points
    33,368
    Level
    56
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 216
    Given: 304

    Re: What coaches do you feel confident about?

    I doubt the playbook.


    “Man suffers only because he takes seriously what the gods made for fun.”
    Alan Wilson Watts

  12. #12
    Pro
    Points: 76,480, Level: 85
    Level completed: 96%, Points required for next Level: 70
    Overall activity: 13.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsVeteran
    TXCyclones's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2011
    Location
    Heath, TX
    Posts
    3,067
    Points
    76,480
    Level
    85
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 159
    Given: 176

    Re: What coaches do you feel confident about?

    Wally all day, every day. Shane a close second. Mess is a runny #2. #whataMess



  13. #13
    All-Star
    Points: 99,160, Level: 98
    Level completed: 6%, Points required for next Level: 1,890
    Overall activity: 2.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    MartyFine's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jul 2009
    Location
    Warren Co., IA
    Posts
    1,502
    Points
    99,160
    Level
    98
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 90
    Given: 14

    Re: What coaches do you feel confident about?

    Quote Originally Posted by GoSTATE71 View Post
    Right now for me, the only coach that I'm confident in is Wally. His defense vastly improved from week 1 and he had the guts to replace the weak links on defense (put in Knott, tried out Tribune, etc.) We always see adjustments after halftime from him.

    Rhoads has no passion yet this year. The Rhoads I loved was the one losing his mind on the sidelines and going crazy with his players after a big play, the one who called gutsy trick plays in key moments, etc.

    I'm sure a lot of position coaches are doing fine. I feel bad for coach K because he has a banged up O-line. The D-line improved quite a bit and held their own for the most part against a good O-line.

    Screw Messingham.

    Discuss.
    CPR is doing what he is doing with purpose. The talk at the half of the eiu game is an example. This is a young team. No need to go crazy on them; that will only result in less relaxed play. Wally's comments from the practice update at cyclones.com also reflect this plan.



  14. #14
    All-Star
    Points: 44,689, Level: 65
    Level completed: 34%, Points required for next Level: 861
    Overall activity: 10.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran25000 Experience Points
    tyler24's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2006
    Posts
    1,053
    Points
    44,689
    Level
    65
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 31
    Given: 17

    Re: What coaches do you feel confident about?

    I am confident is all the defensive coaches. Confident in Sturdy, on offense and that is it. I have not seen enough from Klenakis. I have literally 0 confidence in Messingham. Pope is still a toss up to me. I have seen some good rbs from his group but their performance is strongly based on how the line blocks but at the same time they need to people miss.



  15. #15
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 46,370, Level: 66
    Level completed: 59%, Points required for next Level: 580
    Overall activity: 16.0%
    Achievements:
    1 year registered25000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Sep 2012
    Posts
    3,656
    Points
    46,370
    Level
    66
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 356
    Given: 183

    Re: What coaches do you feel confident about?

    Quote Originally Posted by MartyFine View Post
    CPR is doing what he is doing with purpose. The talk at the half of the eiu game is an example. This is a young team. No need to go crazy on them; that will only result in less relaxed play. Wally's comments from the practice update at cyclones.com also reflect this plan.
    This. It's not like the man has completely lost his fire. Some groups need to be coached a little bit differently and Rhoads is coaching this group a little less crazy than we are used too. We are very lucky to have a coach who can be both the crazy guy on the sidelines and the calm, collected head coach. His ability to be both crazy and calm will pay dividends in the future.



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: FOX
  • Iowa State vs. Baylor
  • September 27, 2014
  • 07:20 PM