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    Tom Farniok comments in the Rag

    Apparently there is way more trust this year... hope it pans out for us..

    http://www.desmoinesregister.com/sto...aches/7656305/



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    Re: Tom Farniok comments in the Rag

    I've read too many Register articles to this. Care to give me a quick run down?



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    Re: Tom Farniok comments in the Rag

    Klenakis must've just been a huge douscher.



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    Re: Tom Farniok comments in the Rag

    Quote Originally Posted by Luth4Cy View Post
    I've read too many Register articles to this. Care to give me a quick run down?
    Tom likes the new staff better.





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    Re: Tom Farniok comments in the Rag

    The O-Line is key this year IMO. If they can protect the QB on a regular basis, the offense could be great.

    Now for the defense...


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    Re: Tom Farniok comments in the Rag

    I think Farniok's comments echo exactly what many posted at the time how awful Klenakis and Mess were.


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    Re: Tom Farniok comments in the Rag

    Man, these guys really hated Coach K and Mess. IMO, that suggests there actually could be a significant improvement this year, as perhaps the biggest problem wasn't a lack of talent.



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    Re: Tom Farniok comments in the Rag

    Quote Originally Posted by cmjh10 View Post
    The O-Line is key this year IMO. If they can protect the QB on a regular basis, the offense could be great.

    Now for the defense...
    Offense could be average. But still a huge step up from years past.



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    Re: Tom Farniok comments in the Rag

    Quote Originally Posted by SpokaneCY View Post
    Offense could be average. But still a huge step up from years past.
    Yeah, I guess you are right. But its still going to be great for ISU standards.


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    Re: Tom Farniok comments in the Rag

    Quote Originally Posted by TXCyclones View Post
    I think Farniok's comments echo exactly what many posted at the time how awful Klenakis and Mess were.
    Don't forget many on this board who also blamed Bill Bleil for last year's O-line performance.


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    Re: Tom Farniok comments in the Rag

    Offense could be average. Defense looking to be not good. How does this translate in the Big 12 with lots of points being scored....(just paraphrasing post here) I am worried to be honest. Still hoping for a miracle (6+ wins)


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    Re: Tom Farniok comments in the Rag

    I hate coach speak and player speak. Probably said the same thning before last season.


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    Re: Tom Farniok comments in the Rag

    Quote Originally Posted by Knownothing View Post
    I hate coach speak and player speak. Probably said the same thning before last season.
    Dude blasted the old coaches... wouldn't call that player speak.



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    Re: Tom Farniok comments in the Rag

    Quote Originally Posted by CloneIce View Post
    Dude blasted the old coaches... wouldn't call that player speak.
    We gave 110%. Total team effort. It was us versus our coaches out there, they wanted to grind our self-motivated players into the ground, and de-emphasize unity.

    It's all just player speak...



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    Re: Tom Farniok comments in the Rag

    So is the Register a bad newspaper?


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