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    Re: David Irving

    Quote Originally Posted by CYphyllis View Post
    As long as they can win some football games, I'm all for it.

    Let's not try to act like anything beyond wins and losses truly matters to fans. We can sit here and anonymously lie back and forth at each other about how much we care about the character of the players, but I'd prefer to not waste the time.
    Honor Before Victory.


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    Re: David Irving

    Quote Originally Posted by michaelrr1 View Post
    Honor Before Victory.
    Lolol just stop, the phrase is just a cliche now.



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    Re: David Irving

    Quote Originally Posted by CyDude16 View Post
    Lolol just stop, the phrase is just a cliche now.
    Not really. I for one don't want either of them back. You get some bad "cancer" like they were and you never know what can happen


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    Re: David Irving

    I gave up on CPR as the honor before victory type long ago, so it wouldn't surprise me one bit if he let Rodney or David back on the team.



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    Re: David Irving

    Quote Originally Posted by Frak View Post
    If he wants to play right away at the highest level, his only choice is ISU..
    Oxymoron?



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    Re: David Irving

    Honor before victory until your job is on the line. ISU simply can't afford to be super squeeky clean and rigid with troubled players.

    The only benefit is to be able to make fun of Iowa for having criminals when they are better than us at football. I'd rather just be better.



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    Re: David Irving

    Quote Originally Posted by TXCyclones View Post
    Appears Coe is headed to Akron.
    What is your source?

    Googled, but couldn't find anything. Did notice he passed over Akron when he signed with ISU last year, so it could make sense.

    But I also noticed on 24/7 Sports that he was recruited by Curtis Bray. Now I am wondering how much of his behaviour might be traceable to a sideways reaction to Curtis's passing away? It would not be easy for a youngster to deal with losing his primary contact only 6 months after arriving on campus.


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    Re: David Irving

    Quote Originally Posted by Scott34 View Post
    Not really. I for one don't want either of them back. You get some bad "cancer" like they were and you never know what can happen
    How many players have we kept with legal issues? You can act holier than art thou, but it's apparent our program will give second or third chances. I'll give second chances if it means more wins.

    honor before victory as nice as it'd be, is just a sentimental plack at JTS.



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    Re: David Irving

    Quote Originally Posted by cycophagus View Post
    What is your source?

    Googled, but couldn't find anything. Did notice he passed over Akron when he signed with ISU last year, so it could make sense.

    But I also noticed on 24/7 Sports that he was recruited by Curtis Bray. Now I am wondering how much of his behaviour might be traceable to a sideways reaction to Curtis's passing away? It would not be easy for a youngster to deal with losing your primary contact only 6 months after arriving on campus.
    Lol no. He's had multiple instances of immaturity before then.



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    Re: David Irving

    Quote Originally Posted by cytheguy View Post
    I gave up on CPR as the honor before victory type long ago, so it wouldn't surprise me one bit if he let Rodney or David back on the team.
    Irving was expelled, you know that right?



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    Re: David Irving

    Quote Originally Posted by CYphyllis View Post
    As long as they can win some football games, I'm all for it.

    Let's not try to act like anything beyond wins and losses truly matters to fans. We can sit here and anonymously lie back and forth at each other about how much we care about the character of the players, but I'd prefer to not waste the time.
    When players become a cancer to your program you don't keep them based on how much the individual can help you team you get rid of them because of the damage that would be caused by showing the behavior would be tolerated.


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    Re: David Irving

    Quote Originally Posted by michaelrr1 View Post
    Honor Before Victory.
    Yeah, no thanks. I'll take the victory, I don't care about the ridiculous ideal of honor in sports.

    Seriously, do you understand why programs use the phrase 'Honor Before Victory'? It's because they don't win much. Plain and simple.



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    Re: David Irving

    Irving has moved back to Cali. I think he had to come back for a few days ago for some reason, at least thats what it looked like on twitter.


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    Re: David Irving

    I feel like for a d-lineman to really affect win-loss totals you need to be talking about someone like N. Suh or Clowney.



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    Re: David Irving

    Quote Originally Posted by Rabbuk View Post
    I feel like for a d-lineman to really affect win-loss totals you need to be talking about someone like N. Suh or Clowney.
    There is nothing more powerful in football than interior disruption. Pressure through the middle of the pocket messes absolutely everything up.



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