Page 1 of 3 123 LastLast
Results 1 to 15 of 42

Thread: Yancy tweet

  1. #1
    Pro
    Points: 40,863, Level: 62
    Level completed: 40%, Points required for next Level: 787
    Overall activity: 10.0%
    Achievements:
    1 year registered25000 Experience Points
    Beyerball's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2013
    Location
    Texas
    Posts
    3,211
    Points
    40,863
    Level
    62
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1,189
    Given: 3

    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



  2. #2
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 74,742, Level: 84
    Level completed: 94%, Points required for next Level: 108
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    Omaha Cy's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2007
    Location
    The Omaha, Nebraska
    Posts
    3,775
    Points
    74,742
    Level
    84
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 277
    Given: 260

    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.....



  3. #3
    All-Star
    Points: 30,414, Level: 53
    Level completed: 61%, Points required for next Level: 436
    Overall activity: 3.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran25000 Experience Points
    iowa_wildcat's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2008
    Location
    Ames
    Posts
    1,544
    Points
    30,414
    Level
    53
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 152
    Given: 57

    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.



  4. #4
    Rookie
    Points: 16,161, Level: 38
    Level completed: 64%, Points required for next Level: 289
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran10000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Jul 2008
    Posts
    540
    Points
    16,161
    Level
    38
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 31
    Given: 2

    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.



  5. #5
    Pro
    Points: 62,404, Level: 77
    Level completed: 48%, Points required for next Level: 846
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Nov 2008
    Posts
    2,379
    Points
    62,404
    Level
    77
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 292
    Given: 151

    Re: Yancy tweet

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



  6. #6
    Speechless
    Points: 338,747, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 1.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialRecommendation Second ClassVeteranCreated Album pictures50000 Experience Points
    CyCrazy's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2008
    Location
    Rolling dirty in Roland.
    Posts
    16,010
    Points
    338,747
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1,086
    Given: 200

    Re: Yancy tweet

    Well this was insightful.



  7. #7
    Addict
    Points: 116,772, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 38.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    ribsnwhiskey's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2009
    Location
    Ames
    Posts
    6,424
    Points
    116,772
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 2,219
    Given: 677

    Re: Yancy tweet

    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.



  8. #8
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 58,773, Level: 75
    Level completed: 15%, Points required for next Level: 1,277
    Overall activity: 5.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    im4cyclones's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2010
    Location
    Ames, IA
    Posts
    3,651
    Points
    58,773
    Level
    75
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 864
    Given: 829

    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?



  9. #9
    Legend
    Points: 191,697, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 4.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsVeteran
    Rhoadhoused's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2010
    Location
    Ames, IA
    Posts
    11,200
    Points
    191,697
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1,508
    Given: 777

    Re: Yancy tweet

    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



  10. #10
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 58,773, Level: 75
    Level completed: 15%, Points required for next Level: 1,277
    Overall activity: 5.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    im4cyclones's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2010
    Location
    Ames, IA
    Posts
    3,651
    Points
    58,773
    Level
    75
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 864
    Given: 829

    Re: Yancy tweet

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



  11. #11
    Addict
    Points: 240,596, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 1.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsVeteran
    MLawrence's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2010
    Posts
    8,902
    Points
    240,596
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1,255
    Given: 421

    Re: Yancy tweet

    Farnyard, what a great twitter handle.



  12. #12
    Rookie
    Points: 10,209, Level: 30
    Level completed: 44%, Points required for next Level: 341
    Overall activity: 2.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran10000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Nov 2009
    Location
    Polk City, IA
    Posts
    426
    Points
    10,209
    Level
    30
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 24
    Given: 16

    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...


    Last edited by blizzisu; 07-24-2014 at 08:49 PM.

  13. #13
    Addict
    Points: 136,345, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 1.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    ianoconnor's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2007
    Location
    Urbandale
    Posts
    8,336
    Points
    136,345
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1,298
    Given: 2,852

    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.



  14. #14
    Starter
    Points: 28,811, Level: 52
    Level completed: 15%, Points required for next Level: 939
    Overall activity: 3.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran25000 Experience Points
    cyclonebillski's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2007
    Location
    Council Bluffs
    Posts
    983
    Points
    28,811
    Level
    52
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 395
    Given: 47

    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.



  15. #15
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 58,773, Level: 75
    Level completed: 15%, Points required for next Level: 1,277
    Overall activity: 5.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    im4cyclones's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2010
    Location
    Ames, IA
    Posts
    3,651
    Points
    58,773
    Level
    75
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 864
    Given: 829

    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.



Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  
  • TV: TBA
  • Football Season Opener vs. UNI
  • September 3, 2016
  • 07:00 PM