Results 1 to 10 of 10
  1. #1
    Publisher
    Points: 781,347, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 75.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialRecommendation First ClassVeteranCreated Album pictures50000 Experience Points
    ChrisMWilliams's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Location
    Des Moines
    Posts
    15,993
    Points
    781,347
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 633
    Given: 183

    Football Insider: Which Cyclones have added the most weight?


  2. #2
    Legend
    Points: 276,793, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 46.0%
    Achievements:
    Social50000 Experience PointsVeteran
    VeloClone's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2010
    Location
    Brooklyn Park, MN
    Posts
    13,179
    Points
    276,793
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 628
    Given: 1,237

    Re: Football Insider: Which Cyclones have added the most weight?

    I've added 8-9 pounds since RAGBRAI, but it isn't good weight.


    "There are five real good recruits in the state. We got three of them. One couldn’t get into school, and the other went to (the University of) Iowa...which is about the same thing." - Coach Johnny Orr

  3. #3
    Starter
    Points: 42,119, Level: 63
    Level completed: 37%, Points required for next Level: 831
    Overall activity: 2.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran25000 Experience Points
    Balrog's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2008
    Location
    Des Moines
    Posts
    689
    Points
    42,119
    Level
    63
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 4
    Given: 14

    Re: Football Insider: Which Cyclones have added the most weight?

    Thank you Chris.
    I appreciate the fact that I didn't have to go to the Football Forum to get this information.
    (I'm over here a lot!)
    You are the best.

    GO CYCLONES


    All that is gold does not glitter,
    Not all those who wander are lost;
    The old that is strong does not wither,
    Deep roots are not reached by the frost.
    J.R.R. Tolkien

  4. #4
    Legend
    Points: 179,613, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 18.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    Aclone's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2007
    Location
    Des Moines, Ia.
    Posts
    12,779
    Points
    179,613
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 132
    Given: 524

    Re: Football Insider: Which Cyclones have added the most weight?

    I'm going to take the QB weight gains with a bit of a grain of salt.

    Nice article, CW. One thing that did jump out at me was that Robbie Garcia's weight did NOT change--still at 277 from last season. I found that as curious as some of the gains.

    And I hope that Daniel Burton's extra weight is "good" weight, not just a beach ball belly. Had enough of that with McCarney's guys/




    Paul Rhoads' players never quit.
    (They just disappear offseason)


  5. #5
    Pro
    Points: 49,137, Level: 68
    Level completed: 57%, Points required for next Level: 613
    Overall activity: 38.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran25000 Experience Points
    CYCLNST8's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jul 2008
    Location
    Urbandale
    Posts
    2,474
    Points
    49,137
    Level
    68
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 306
    Given: 389

    Re: Football Insider: Which Cyclones have added the most weight?

    Here's to hoping that all those red shirts Rhoads was bragging about a season or two ago starts to pay dividends. Encouraging to see young defensive linemen and backers making significant strides.




  6. #6
    Starter
    Points: 42,119, Level: 63
    Level completed: 37%, Points required for next Level: 831
    Overall activity: 2.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran25000 Experience Points
    Balrog's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2008
    Location
    Des Moines
    Posts
    689
    Points
    42,119
    Level
    63
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 4
    Given: 14

    Re: Football Insider: Which Cyclones have added the most weight?

    Quote Originally Posted by Balrog View Post
    Thank you Chris.
    I appreciate the fact that I didn't have to go to the Football Forum to get this information.
    (I'm over here a lot!)
    You are the best.

    GO CYCLONES
    Dang it, somebody moved it!

    Seriously Chris, thank you for all of your hard work.

    GO CYCLONES


    All that is gold does not glitter,
    Not all those who wander are lost;
    The old that is strong does not wither,
    Deep roots are not reached by the frost.
    J.R.R. Tolkien

  7. #7
    Starter
    Points: 7,041, Level: 24
    Level completed: 99%, Points required for next Level: 9
    Overall activity: 24.0%
    Achievements:
    5000 Experience Points1 year registered

    Join Date
    Jun 2013
    Location
    IA City
    Posts
    671
    Points
    7,041
    Level
    24
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 43
    Given: 0

    Re: Football Insider: Which Cyclones have added the most weight?

    Let's hope it isn't big belly weight, lol. Seriously though all we've heard about the last 2 years is how we have the greatest weight room facilities in the entire nation. Yet we see lineman who are either too thin or too flabby on both sides of the ball. It's time to start producing Chris Doyle type results or its time to find another S&G coach. Seriously. When was the last time we went into game 1 and you said to yourself "man we look like a legit top tier big 12 team"… I realize we were pretty young last year but it's time to start getting some results from the millions put into making this a competitive fball team.



  8. #8
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 66,472, Level: 80
    Level completed: 2%, Points required for next Level: 1,578
    Overall activity: 14.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    RustShack's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2010
    Location
    Adventureland
    Posts
    4,655
    Points
    66,472
    Level
    80
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 111
    Given: 0

    Re: Football Insider: Which Cyclones have added the most weight?

    We haven't had the new facilities long enough to see huge strides. You also will see the difference in the juniors and seniors who have down the road used since their freshman year..

    It doesn't instantly improve them when they step on campus. We had a young new team last year.



  9. #9
    Addict
    Points: 74,442, Level: 84
    Level completed: 76%, Points required for next Level: 408
    Overall activity: 23.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience PointsSocial
    dualthreat's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2008
    Location
    Cedar Falls
    Posts
    6,607
    Points
    74,442
    Level
    84
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 103
    Given: 18

    Re: Football Insider: Which Cyclones have added the most weight?

    I feel like the new football facility will pay greater dividends in recruiting than actual S&C.
    Yancy said he had everything he needed equipment wise in the old weight room.
    The new weight room is just bigger, nicer and flashier. Thus, more appealing to recruits, but not necessarily more functional.



  10. #10
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 66,472, Level: 80
    Level completed: 2%, Points required for next Level: 1,578
    Overall activity: 14.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    RustShack's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2010
    Location
    Adventureland
    Posts
    4,655
    Points
    66,472
    Level
    80
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 111
    Given: 0

    Re: Football Insider: Which Cyclones have added the most weight?

    The new technology will help.



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 Sports 1
  • Iowa State vs. North Dakota State
  • August 30, 2014
  • 11:00 AM