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    Re: Rhoads was Big 12's lowest paid coach last season

    Quote Originally Posted by Acylum View Post
    I'm not disagreeing with anything you've said. But the nagging doubt in a lot of fans' minds is that as Chizik's recruits departed, so did the wins.
    Chiz did not recruit many of those guys, Mac did. Remember, he was only here 2 years. But to your point, the 1/3 guys he recruited that stayed were pretty good. Chizzy can recruit, just cannot coach.


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    Re: Rhoads was Big 12's lowest paid coach last season

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    Re: Rhoads was Big 12's lowest paid coach last season

    As soon as Rhoads get a winning record in the B12 I will start to care about him getting more money. Until then he is getting paid really good for 3 wins a year.



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    Re: Rhoads was Big 12's lowest paid coach last season

    Quote Originally Posted by TXCyclones View Post
    Pretty simple. Want more money, Paul? Win more games. And as far as other schools luring him away... it won't happen with the coaching record he has so far.
    Its not impossible.



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    Re: Rhoads was Big 12's lowest paid coach last season

    Quote Originally Posted by azepp View Post
    12th overall but 5th in $ per win.
    Wow, he definitely needs a raise if he's behind two coaches that don't even exist. Am I missing something, there are still only 10 teams in our league, right?



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    Re: Rhoads was Big 12's lowest paid coach last season

    Quote Originally Posted by Acylum View Post
    I'm not disagreeing with anything you've said. But the nagging doubt in a lot of fans' minds is that as Chizik's recruits departed, so did the wins.
    That is the issue he needs to overcome. Chiz was an awful coach, but he left some talent.


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    Re: Rhoads was Big 12's lowest paid coach last season

    Quote Originally Posted by 88clone View Post
    I think he needs to get paid. I love what he's done hear and I don't want to loose him. I'm afraid we're a breakout year away from loosing him to a bigger name school.
    He'll need a couple 'breakout' years. His record is like 27-36



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    Re: Rhoads was Big 12's lowest paid coach last season

    Quote Originally Posted by im4cyclones View Post
    Its not impossible.

    Unless some other team in the SEC is looking for a coach who they know will look the other way regarding the paying of players and think that CPR is that guy, I doubt you'll see that scenario play out again. There's one reason Chiz was tabbed by Auburn, and it didn't have a thing to do with his stellar record as a head coach.

    Back on topic, I prefer to let Pollard and Rhoads decide if coach is being paid fairly. I know it makes for good message board banter, but it doesn't really matter if we think he should get X. If Rhoads and Pollard are on the same page, then all is well. If not, then I'm sure they will renegotiate at the appropriate time.



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    Re: Rhoads was Big 12's lowest paid coach last season

    Well win more, especially in your ******* conference.



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    Re: Rhoads was Big 12's lowest paid coach last season

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    I'm sorry, but you're under arrest for abusing the English language. I couldn't let this one go.
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    Re: Rhoads was Big 12's lowest paid coach last season

    Also, remember that CPR was offered more but took less for the better of the program.

    Don't let last year bring him down too much. It was a bad situation from the beginning, yes he hired Mess.. But he's made up for that mistake now. We were young, inexperienced, banged up, and played one of the toughest schedules.

    Lost 5 games by seven or less.



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    Re: Rhoads was Big 12's lowest paid coach last season

    Seems fair.



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    Re: Rhoads was Big 12's lowest paid coach last season

    Rhoads makes too much. Can we take 1.5mil from Rhoads and give it to Fred?



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    Re: Rhoads was Big 12's lowest paid coach last season

    First off, as someone else mentioned, JP gave Rhoads basically a 10 year deal worth 20 million. The per year outlay isn't that great for a Big 12 coach, but the 10 years is. I doubt if many other coaches have 10 year deals. That gives Rhoads a TON of financial security over someone else that might make 3 million a year, but only has a 4 year deal.

    Rhoads signed it, and thought it was fair, so be it. Unless he does something remarkable here and has a lot of other offers on the table, why should JP pay him more?

    He's right about where he should be at with the results he's had IMO.



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    Re: Rhoads was Big 12's lowest paid coach last season

    Quote Originally Posted by RustShack View Post
    Also, remember that CPR was offered more but took less for the better of the program.
    Is there any evidence of this? Call me a cynic, but I'm a little skeptical.


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    But we will now be the joke of college athletics. We can't even be entrusted to keep opposing teams safe and secure when they come to Ames anymore. What a joke. As an ISU alum, I'm completely embarrassed and ashamed.

    Football is just a stupid game. Who cares who has the better football team. It's just a game.

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