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    Yancy tweet

    Yancy tweet of the 400 LB bench press club. Who is #97? Dude is huge and roster says senior DL from Ankeny? Why isn't he seeing the field?

    Anyone been in Kentucky.. This place is like a bad twilight zone show



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    Re: Yancy tweet

    Quote Originally Posted by Beyerball View Post
    Yancy tweet of the 400 LB bench press club. Who is #97? Dude is huge and roster says senior DL from Ankeny? Why isn't he seeing the field?

    Anyone been in Kentucky.. This place is like a bad twilight zone show
    Looks like Tarzan, plays like Jane???

    BTW, Kentucky is a paradise island compared to freaking Arkansas.....


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    Re: Yancy tweet

    Weight lifting and football are two very different sports. It is not difficult to be great at weight lifting and totally inept at football.



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    Re: Yancy tweet

    Quote Originally Posted by iowa_wildcat View Post
    Weight lifting and football are two very different sports. It is not difficult to be great at weight lifting and totally inept at football.
    Spot on. Look no further than the 30+ year old muscle heads walking around. 90% of them were turds on the athletic field, but now that the athletes are getting old and fat, they feel better building muscles.



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    Re: Yancy tweet

    97 Tyler Harmeyer DL 6-0 280 Sr. Ankeny, Iowa (Dowling/Iowa Western CC


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    Re: Yancy tweet

    Well this was insightful.



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    Gotta laugh at the squawk turds who follow the isu strength coach just so they can show off their idiocy. Twitter is ground zero for biggest dorks on the internet.



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    Re: Yancy tweet

    For those who don't follow him, who is in the club? Farniok, Morrissey, and Omoile are my guesses. Plus this Ankeny kid. I hope there are others?



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    Quote Originally Posted by im4cyclones View Post
    For those who don't follow him, who is in the club? Farniok, Morrissey, and Omoile are my guesses. Plus this Ankeny kid. I hope there are others?
    https://twitter.com/CycloneFB/status...469632/photo/1



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    Re: Yancy tweet

    Miller, huh? Surprises me a bit. Wouldn't have guessed he could move that kind of weight.



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    Re: Yancy tweet

    Farnyard, what a great twitter handle.



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    Re: Yancy tweet

    IMO, the bench press does not translate to the football field very well at all, and 400 isn't really that impressive.

    That being said, I hope the hard work in the weight room translates to the field this year...


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    Re: Yancy tweet

    Quote Originally Posted by blizzisu View Post
    IMO, the bench press does not translate to the football field very well at all, and 400 isn't really that impressive.



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    Re: Yancy tweet

    Well if 400lb isn't very impressive and we only have 6 out of 100, we are in trouble. Id like to see you put up 400+ and impress me.



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    Re: Yancy tweet

    Quote Originally Posted by blizzisu View Post
    IMO, the bench press does not translate to the football field very well at all, and 400 isn't really that impressive.
    Well, there must be some amount of transfer between the bench and the football field or it wouldn't be such a popular exercise at the college and professional level. Unless you know more than all of those players, strength coaches, trainers, etc.

    As a lineman, you have to extend your arms and pop your opponent. It seems like a bench press would help you develop some strength and power in that endeavor.



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