View Poll Results: If Mess is OC, will you buy football tickets next year?

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  • No. I am tired of this and will send a message.

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  • Yes. I support Mess as OC.

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  • Yes. I will support the team regardless of OC.

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    If Mess is OC next year, will you buy football tickets?

    Time to get some numbers on this for JP . . .



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    Re: If Mess is OC next year, will you buy football tickets?

    We cannot afford an offense that drags the whole team down. We are now scoring fewer points per game since 2007.


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    Re: If Mess is OC next year, will you buy football tickets?

    Quote Originally Posted by ojoe2317 View Post
    Time to get some numbers on this for JP . . .
    This is almost as comical as our offense.



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    Re: If Mess is OC next year, will you buy football tickets?

    Not a chance.
    We're on the edge, anyway, since we could use the money for plenty of other things right now.
    If there's not some tangible reason to expect something better, there's no way I'm spending that money.


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    Re: If Mess is OC next year, will you buy football tickets?

    Are there people out there that actually base their ticket purchases on who is the OC of the team?



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    Re: If Mess is OC next year, will you buy football tickets?

    Quote Originally Posted by 3TrueFans View Post
    Are there people out there that actually base their ticket purchases on who is the OC of the team?
    Well, at least 13 so far, including me.



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    Re: If Mess is OC next year, will you buy football tickets?

    Quote Originally Posted by 3TrueFans View Post
    Are there people out there that actually base their ticket purchases on who is the OC of the team?
    My parents have had season tickets since '92. Now that my sister is graduating in December and moving away from Ames, making a 497 mile drive from Indianapolis on Fri. Night/Sat. Morning is a whole lot easier when your team is competitive, especially considering they have no extra incentive (family) in the area. Donations + tickets + travel costs + time is a big deal.

    Growing up, we made the trip from CR, KC and they've since moved around since I was done @ ISU, but Yes, even die-hard ISU alums may be willing to spend their $$$ on something else that they can receive as much or more return for their entertainment spending.



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    Re: If Mess is OC next year, will you buy football tickets?

    I have a hell of a time tailgating with friends, taking in the whole event, that the play on the field doesn't matter too much to me about season tickets.

    On the other hand, poor play will affect us going to KS and KSU for away games, trips to bowl games, potentially upping our contribution to the Cyclone Club, etc.

    The two are not driven by the same thing.


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    Re: If Mess is OC next year, will you buy football tickets?

    No, but that is more contingent on me not living in Iowa next year.


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    Re: If Mess is OC next year, will you buy football tickets?

    Quote Originally Posted by 3TrueFans View Post
    Are there people out there that actually base their ticket purchases on who is the OC of the team?
    It's always easier to blame mess for this mess!



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    Re: If Mess is OC next year, will you buy football tickets?

    Well, I am taking the family to DW next year, so the money I would spend on 4 lower level fb tickets would pay for one of us to go. Still got to keep the cyclone club donation going for my mbb tickets. Hell, I'll probably do all of it.



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    Re: If Mess is OC next year, will you buy football tickets?

    Quote Originally Posted by 3TrueFans View Post
    Are there people out there that actually base their ticket purchases on who is the OC of the team?
    It is a stretch but if I didn't live in Ames(which I do) or central Iowa I would seriously consider dumping my season tixs if nothing changes. And I frankly wouldn't blame people.



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    Re: If Mess is OC next year, will you buy football tickets?

    Team seems lost, coaches seem lost, a total collapse.


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    Re: If Mess is OC next year, will you buy football tickets?

    I don't give a **** who the OC is, Lazard and Mister are worth watching


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    Re: If Mess is OC next year, will you buy football tickets?

    I only base my ticket buying on who the trainers are so we'll have to wait a little bit................



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