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    Re: Greetings, Cyclones!

    Quote Originally Posted by RaiderMacht View Post
    I understand where you're coming from...but a lot of that logic can be applied to Iowa State as well. We have played a poor schedule so far, but we have done what we were supposed to do. You have played a tougher schedule, but that really only matters if you win. Tulsa and UNI aren't good measuring sticks for Big 12 teams, and Iowa and Texas are not good teams.
    Iowa State dominated Texas at nearly every position. Which is important because Texas has talent at every position (4 and 5 stars). It is Texas' coaching that makes them a bad team. The biggest thing for me is that our offensive line pretty much dominated run blocking. Gannon handled Jeffcoat.


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    Re: Greetings, Cyclones!

    Texas Tech is the only team in the Big 12 I can't get a read on. I think they are a good team and made a GREAT hire in Kliff K. but they also haven't really played anybody. Iowa State has looked better the last two weeks after looking awful against UNI and Iowa but it's hard to get a read on us either.

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    Re: Greetings, Cyclones!

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    Based on?
    Just a horrible matchup from everything I have seen out of TTU this season.



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    Re: Greetings, Cyclones!

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    I hate Iowa, but TTU would get destroyed by Iowa.
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    Re: Greetings, Cyclones!

    Quote Originally Posted by Rabbuk View Post
    I pretty much just assume we're being trolled by opposing fan bases generally. Don't really see the point in trying to make nice with other fan bases.
    Not trying to be an a-hole but your avatar looks like most of your posts sound. Suspicious, pessimistic and constipated. Am I close?



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    Re: Greetings, Cyclones!

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    Oh and we did what we were suppose to against Tulsa and Texas and won both of those games.
    Last time I checked we were 1-3


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    Re: Greetings, Cyclones!

    Quote Originally Posted by UNIGuy4Cy View Post
    Just a horrible matchup from everything I have seen out of TTU this season.
    Going to need more than that.



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    Re: Greetings, Cyclones!

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    Not trying to be an a-hole but your avatar looks like most of your posts sound. Suspicious, pessimistic and constipated. Am I close?
    Cool story bro keep drinking your koolaid.



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    Re: Greetings, Cyclones!

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    Going to need more than that.
    I take it you have not seen Iowa play this season? They are a really good team. I have not been impressed at all by your defensive line or linebackers no matter what your post says. You would struggle against Weisman. Just looking at it from an outside perspective. Didnt you struggle to beat Minnesota last season?



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    Re: Greetings, Cyclones!

    Quote Originally Posted by RaiderMacht View Post
    Going to need more than that.
    Personally, i think TT would kick Iowa's ***. It would be a matchup nightmare for Iowa's defense. The only thing that would keep the score respectable would be the way Iowa chews big chunks of time clock keeping the ball on the ground and out of the hands of TT's offense. I think we would beat Iowa at this stage, tho.



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    Re: Greetings, Cyclones!

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    I take it you have not seen Iowa play this season? They are a really good team. I have not been impressed at all by your defensive line or linebackers no matter what your post says. You would struggle against Weisman. Just looking at it from an outside perspective. Didnt you struggle to beat Minnesota last season?
    Iowa is a really good team?
    That loss is one of the most disappointing we'll see all season. There's no way that Iowa handles Tech's speed and physical play.

    I don't have a good read on Tech yet, but I don't see where Iowa is a good team, or better than Tech.


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    Re: Greetings, Cyclones!

    Quote Originally Posted by UNIGuy4Cy View Post
    I take it you have not seen Iowa play this season? They are a really good team. I have not been impressed at all by your defensive line or linebackers no matter what your post says. You would struggle against Weisman. Just looking at it from an outside perspective. Didnt you struggle to beat Minnesota last season?
    Whaaaa?


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    Re: Greetings, Cyclones!

    I have to give credit where credit is due and Iowa is going to win 3-4 more games, compared to last season they are a good team. As for matching up to TTU's speed, am I the only one who watched them almost lose to Minnesota in their bowl game, where is this speed?



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    Re: Greetings, Cyclones!

    Quote Originally Posted by UNIGuy4Cy View Post
    I take it you have not seen Iowa play this season? They are a really good team. I have not been impressed at all by your defensive line or linebackers no matter what your post says. You would struggle against Weisman. Just looking at it from an outside perspective. Didnt you struggle to beat Minnesota last season?
    Who cares about last season? We weren't good last season. We're talking about this season, try to keep up.

    If you're going to use that logic, Kansas ran for 400 yards against us last year, and only 50 yesterday. Of course, I, as a reasonable person, know that doesn't actually matter because I'm smart enough to know the transitive property doesn't mean **** in college football.

    If you don't understand that, please tell me so I can stop arguing with you.



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    Re: Greetings, Cyclones!

    Quote Originally Posted by UNIGuy4Cy View Post
    I hate Iowa, but TTU would get destroyed by Iowa.
    Drinking at 2:30 on a Sunday? I like it.

    Iowa gave up 26 points to a horrible offense yesterday. Tech would easily beat Iowa



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