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    College Footballs Biggest Upsets of 2007

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    Iowa State made the list twice.
    Iowa made the list twice.



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    Re: College Footballs Biggest Upsets of 2007

    Iowa State upset someone?


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    Re: College Footballs Biggest Upsets of 2007

    I guess I did not think Iowa or KSU were big favorites. Of course that was before vbookie, so I never paid attention.


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    Re: College Footballs Biggest Upsets of 2007

    Quote Originally Posted by brianhos View Post
    Iowa State upset someone?
    Iowa and Kansas State. Iowa lost to us and Directional Michigan.


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    Re: College Footballs Biggest Upsets of 2007

    Quote Originally Posted by brianhos View Post
    I guess I did not think Iowa or KSU were big favorites. Of course that was before vbookie, so I never paid attention.
    Were we using polls at the time? But we were like 17 point dogs to Iowa at the time.


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    Re: College Footballs Biggest Upsets of 2007

    Iowa State over Kansas State had more shock value than App. State beating Michigan? Someone needs to check that score. After App State won, I was flipping out. After we beat Kansas State, I was thinking "About damn time!"


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    Re: College Footballs Biggest Upsets of 2007

    Quote Originally Posted by brianhos View Post
    I guess I did not think Iowa or KSU were big favorites. Of course that was before vbookie, so I never paid attention.
    football expenses as reported by the school to the Department of Education
    I suspect this is why both of the ISU games made the list.



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    Re: College Footballs Biggest Upsets of 2007

    I don't really believe either was a big upset, but i guess if there has to be a write up somewhere, I'd rather be on the upsetter side than that of the one who was upset.


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    Re: College Footballs Biggest Upsets of 2007

    Shock Value Cyclones at your service. The bowlbound Buffs were also shocked at the refs.


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