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    ISU Coaches in Super Bowl

    St Paul paper says BOTH Super Bowl coaches were ISU coaches at one time early in their career.
    ISU is a coaching factory.



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    Re: ISU Coaches in Super Bowl

    Both of them in them coached the secondary here, and within a few years of each other. Nice thing about being a stepping stone program, I guess.



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    Re: ISU Coaches in Super Bowl

    ...I hate to be the guy who brings Iowa into the conversation, but can't resist.

    Does the fact that a lot of Hayden Fry's assistant coaches went on to have more success than him, mean that Iowa was a stepping stone for them?

    Don't get me wrong--some of Fry's teams were decent, but they didn't do what Stoops or Alvarez did. Or Pete Carroll or Mack Brown, for that matter.



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    Re: ISU Coaches in Super Bowl

    It just means you have to start out somewhere.


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    Re: ISU Coaches in Super Bowl

    Jimmy Johnson was on the staff too in '68-'69. You could call ISU the cradle of coaches!



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    Re: ISU Coaches in Super Bowl

    An all this benefits us what exactly????
    Neat story but won't matter.


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    Re: ISU Coaches in Super Bowl

    stepping stone not so good



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    Re: ISU Coaches in Super Bowl

    Quote Originally Posted by isuforlife View Post
    stepping stone not so good
    My ex used me as a stepping stone until she landed a rich guy so kinda depends on who you're asking.


    I'd agree with you, but then we'd both be wrong.

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