Mike and Mike
Page 1 of 3 123 LastLast
Results 1 to 15 of 33

Thread: Mike and Mike

  1. #1
    Prospect
    Points: 1,770, Level: 11
    Level completed: 74%, Points required for next Level: 80
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    1000 Experience Points1 year registered

    Join Date
    Feb 2013
    Posts
    71
    Points
    1,770
    Level
    11
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 0
    Given: 0

    Mike and Mike

    Listening to Mike and Mike in the Morning, they played CPR speech. Both agreed that it was a fumble and ISU should have won the game. They also mentioned the announcer at right before the ref made the call say, "I think it is a fumble, but they will give it to TX."

    Not only that, but they both had nothing but good things to say about CPR.

    Nobody is happy, but now we have national recognition that the call went the wrong way.



  2. #2
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 53,985, Level: 71
    Level completed: 96%, Points required for next Level: 65
    Overall activity: 6.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Oct 2006
    Location
    Central Iowa
    Posts
    4,148
    Points
    53,985
    Level
    71
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 48
    Given: 644

    Re: Mike and Mike

    Natl recognition huh.........we got screwed on purpose by the wonderful big 12 conference...that's the bottom line its just business as usual in the big 12....



  3. #3
    Speechless
    Points: 879,740, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 47.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteranCreated Album pictures50000 Experience PointsOverdrive
    CycloneErik's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2008
    Location
    Jamerica
    Posts
    57,647
    Points
    879,740
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 2,948
    Given: 2,359

    Re: Mike and Mike

    It's not 'should have' won. We won that game.


    Since we are an elite team now, let's go get that One Cyclone Moment.
    Make this one for the ages!




    http://rememberingdoria.wordpress.com/

  4. #4
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 83,397, Level: 89
    Level completed: 81%, Points required for next Level: 353
    Overall activity: 17.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    May 2008
    Posts
    4,189
    Points
    83,397
    Level
    89
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 471
    Given: 156

    Re: Mike and Mike

    Meh. We`re getting a lot of attention from the national media. But for us, it was just another day in the office



  5. #5
    Speechless
    Points: 734,626, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 63.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteranCreated Album pictures50000 Experience PointsOverdrive
    Cyclonepride's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Location
    A pineapple under the sea
    Posts
    48,988
    Points
    734,626
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 2,145
    Given: 1,023

    Re: Mike and Mike

    A game and a speech like that has to play well to recruits. After a rough start, I feel like we are back on track.



  6. #6
    Addict
    Points: 218,690, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 16.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsVeteran
    MLawrence's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2010
    Posts
    7,830
    Points
    218,690
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 479
    Given: 140

    Re: Mike and Mike

    Quote Originally Posted by gogagig View Post
    Meh. We`re getting a lot of attention from the national media. But for us, it was just another day in the office
    Yup, getting hosed on national TV. What else is new?



  7. #7
    Pro
    Points: 42,679, Level: 63
    Level completed: 80%, Points required for next Level: 271
    Overall activity: 6.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran25000 Experience Points
    Mumbai1986's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2008
    Location
    Arlington, VA
    Posts
    3,066
    Points
    42,679
    Level
    63
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 63
    Given: 63

    Re: Mike and Mike

    I'm tired of these moral victories and being cheated out of actual victories. For once, can the refs screw over the opposing team?



  8. #8
    Rookie
    Points: 9,503, Level: 29
    Level completed: 26%, Points required for next Level: 447
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    1 year registered5000 Experience Points
    veryphil's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2012
    Location
    Siracusa, ITA/Ames, IA
    Posts
    387
    Points
    9,503
    Level
    29
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 0
    Given: 0

    Re: Mike and Mike

    Quote Originally Posted by CyBobby View Post
    Natl recognition huh.........we got screwed on purpose by the wonderful big 12 conference...that's the bottom line its just business as usual in the big 12....
    Um, no. This is the Longhorn Conference. Remember?



  9. #9
    Addict
    Points: 60,191, Level: 76
    Level completed: 9%, Points required for next Level: 1,459
    Overall activity: 28.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    CyCloned's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2006
    Location
    Robins, Iowa
    Posts
    5,084
    Points
    60,191
    Level
    76
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 305
    Given: 137

    Re: Mike and Mike

    This is getting really, really old. I am glad CPR went off like he did, fine or not. This is exactly like the KU basketball game, and the OSU basketball game last year. ISU got cheated, plain as day, by officials that are more concerned about taking care of the "better" team than doing their jobs. I know this stuff happens all the time, but that is why they have instant replay, and it was pretty clear that the whistle had not blown and that the runner was not down on the replay. If the TX running back would have slipped out of that pile and gone in for the TD, they sure would have given it to him.

    The bottom line is that ISU need to get a touchdown instead of a field goal at the end, so it was a two score game. Probably should have run on 3rd and 4th down. I knew 6 points was not going to be a big enough lead. That is just the way it is for the Cyclones.



  10. #10
    All-Star
    Points: 20,175, Level: 43
    Level completed: 37%, Points required for next Level: 575
    Overall activity: 6.0%
    Achievements:
    10000 Experience PointsCreated Album picturesVeteran
    MIClone's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2011
    Location
    Central Michigan
    Posts
    1,754
    Points
    20,175
    Level
    43
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 37
    Given: 165

    Re: Mike and Mike

    It certainly doesn't make up for getting robbed, but since it happened it is good that people are pointing out that we really won. And CPR's brave speech deserves a lot of praise.



  11. #11
    All-Star
    Points: 34,710, Level: 57
    Level completed: 39%, Points required for next Level: 740
    Overall activity: 1.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran25000 Experience Points
    Cyclophile1's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2009
    Location
    Overland Park, KS
    Posts
    1,724
    Points
    34,710
    Level
    57
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 108
    Given: 14

    Re: Mike and Mike

    Quote Originally Posted by veryphil View Post
    Um, no. This is the Longhorn Conference. Remember?
    And the game was on the Longhorn Network II (ESPN) for goodness sake. It was a three hour commercial for the UT program for crying out loud. There wasn't a bunch of blatant disrespect, but 80% of the talk time was Texas this and Texas that. It's to be expected from the company that has such an interest in the 'Texas brand' being a success.



  12. #12
    Pro
    Points: 47,115, Level: 67
    Level completed: 12%, Points required for next Level: 1,235
    Overall activity: 9.0%
    Achievements:
    25000 Experience PointsVeteran
    Daserop's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2011
    Location
    The Bebop
    Posts
    3,228
    Points
    47,115
    Level
    67
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 311
    Given: 450

    Re: Mike and Mike

    the espn commentators were texas homers as well. I don't know which one said it but "this is ISU Texas should always beat them" they seemed really biased


    Jet Black (Cowboy Bebop): Man always thinks about the past before he dies, as if he were frantically searching for proof that he truly lived.

  13. #13
    Starter
    Points: 11,934, Level: 32
    Level completed: 98%, Points required for next Level: 16
    Overall activity: 7.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran10000 Experience Points
    ArgentCy's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2010
    Posts
    785
    Points
    11,934
    Level
    32
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 102
    Given: 79

    Re: Mike and Mike

    Makes me long for those FS1 announcers. Also trying to watch the replay but they showed we only had two flags half way through the third quarter. Then Bundrage caught that great pass and the TU got worried.



  14. #14
    Addict
    Points: 74,355, Level: 84
    Level completed: 71%, Points required for next Level: 495
    Overall activity: 30.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    erikbj's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2006
    Location
    hiawatha, ia
    Posts
    5,682
    Points
    74,355
    Level
    84
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 352
    Given: 90

    Re: Mike and Mike

    Quote Originally Posted by Daserop View Post
    the espn commentators were texas homers as well. I don't know which one said it but "this is ISU Texas should always beat them" they seemed really biased
    It sounded like that but i think he was referring to Texas having the tradition / recruits / paying coaches $4MM/year / ect.............they should be dominating the conference and beating ISU every year. I think he was trying to put down Mack Brown and the players and it came out as a dig against ISU.



  15. #15
    Walk On
    Points: 5,215, Level: 21
    Level completed: 33%, Points required for next Level: 335
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran5000 Experience Points
    mganzeveld's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2010
    Location
    Cedar Rapids
    Posts
    143
    Points
    5,215
    Level
    21
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 6
    Given: 0

    Re: Mike and Mike

    My takeaway is that play reviews should never be about confirming bad calls on the field. Video review was put in place so that refs could get a better picture of what happened at that moment and make sure the correct call was made regardless of the color of their jerseys. Reversing the call would shown a mistake was made at that moment but it was corrected when given the opportunity. Last night just gives evidence that play reviews can also be used to cover their own butts.



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: Mediacom 22
  • HOOPS: Iowa State vs. Drake
  • December 20, 2014
  • 04:00 PM