Page 6 of 8 FirstFirst ... 2345678 LastLast
Results 76 to 90 of 116

Thread: Pollard on KXNO

  1. #76
    Addict
    Points: 85,061, Level: 90
    Level completed: 73%, Points required for next Level: 489
    Overall activity: 14.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience PointsSocial
    dualthreat's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2008
    Posts
    7,268
    Points
    85,061
    Level
    90
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 380
    Given: 51

    Re: Pollard on KXNO

    We probably ran him off just like we did Tom Herman.

    Besides, Earl won a national championship as an assistant at Ohio State underneath Woody Hayes and alongside Lou Holtz. Ohio State was probably a dream job for him.



  2. #77
    Addict
    Points: 81,261, Level: 88
    Level completed: 62%, Points required for next Level: 689
    Overall activity: 23.0%
    Achievements:
    Social50000 Experience PointsRecommendation Second ClassVeteran
    NATEizKING's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2011
    Location
    Hilton
    Posts
    7,695
    Points
    81,261
    Level
    88
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 645
    Given: 1,046

    Re: Pollard on KXNO

    I tailgated regularly for a while before actually going to games...



  3. #78
    Speechless
    Points: 324,118, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 7.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialRecommendation Second ClassVeteranCreated Album pictures50000 Experience Points
    CyCrazy's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2008
    Location
    Rolling dirty in Roland.
    Posts
    15,114
    Points
    324,118
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 505
    Given: 88

    Re: Pollard on KXNO

    Quote Originally Posted by ImJustKCClone View Post
    I'm not a teetotaler, but don't let that stop you from accusing me of it.
    Fair enough, I am not either but the two sides always butt heads in these discussions. Its just the same ole same ole from people every time this is debated.



  4. #79
    Legend
    Points: 152,693, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 100.0%
    Achievements:
    Social1 year registered50000 Experience PointsOverdrive
    ImJustKCClone's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2013
    Posts
    11,095
    Points
    152,693
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 3,387
    Given: 4,804

    Re: Pollard on KXNO

    Well, if you read all the way through, you might see that we achieved some sort of compromise. :)



  5. #80
    Pro
    Points: 63,166, Level: 77
    Level completed: 95%, Points required for next Level: 84
    Overall activity: 9.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    acoustimac's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2009
    Location
    Lamoni, IA
    Posts
    2,546
    Points
    63,166
    Level
    77
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 162
    Given: 217

    Re: Pollard on KXNO

    What would Jack Trice look like with alcohol sales? It would become Kinnick Stadium II. The introduction of alcohol into that environment is a recipe for disaster and lots of complaints. I'm for the option of taking care of it in the parking lots.



  6. #81
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 98,901, Level: 97
    Level completed: 93%, Points required for next Level: 149
    Overall activity: 65.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsVeteran
    CarlHungus's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2012
    Location
    Ankeny
    Posts
    4,836
    Points
    98,901
    Level
    97
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1,372
    Given: 806

    Re: Pollard on KXNO

    Quote Originally Posted by acoustimac View Post
    What would Jack Trice look like with alcohol sales? It would become Kinnick Stadium II. The introduction of alcohol into that environment is a recipe for disaster and lots of complaints. I'm for the option of taking care of it in the parking lots.
    People are going to drink regardless. There are plenty of people that already sneak alcohol in the games with them and go out to the tailgate lots to slam a few more beers before the 2nd half, not to mention the number of people slamming beers right before the game to keep their buzz going during the game. The stadium selling beer really won't change the atmosphere much; I just think the university is missing out on an opportunity to make money.



  7. #82
    Addict
    Points: 131,437, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 3.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsVeteranRecommendation Second Class

    Join Date
    Nov 2009
    Location
    Bondurant
    Posts
    8,121
    Points
    131,437
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 240
    Given: 122

    Re: Pollard on KXNO

    Quote Originally Posted by acoustimac View Post
    What would Jack Trice look like with alcohol sales? It would become Kinnick Stadium II. The introduction of alcohol into that environment is a recipe for disaster and lots of complaints. I'm for the option of taking care of it in the parking lots.
    I don't know a single person around me that doesn't drink now in the stadium. That includes cans of beer.


    Last edited by UNIGuy4Cy; 07-29-2014 at 09:34 PM.

  8. #83
    Legend
    Points: 152,693, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 100.0%
    Achievements:
    Social1 year registered50000 Experience PointsOverdrive
    ImJustKCClone's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2013
    Posts
    11,095
    Points
    152,693
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 3,387
    Given: 4,804

    Re: Pollard on KXNO

    Well, you don't know me. :)

    I usually have water...sometimes an orange pop. Hubby has Pepsi.



  9. #84
    Addict
    Points: 130,203, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 7.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    theshadow's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Posts
    7,006
    Points
    130,203
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 235
    Given: 1

    Re: Pollard on KXNO

    Quote Originally Posted by Bipolarcy View Post
    They were still complaining when he went 8-3 a couple of times.
    Three eight-win seasons and he became "ol' 8-3 Earle" in the eyes of many -- as if that type of success was a regular thing at ISU.

    Even had it not been Ohio State, Earle may still have left sooner instead of later anyway thanks to that type of attitude permeating the fan base.



  10. #85
    All-Star
    Points: 24,069, Level: 47
    Level completed: 52%, Points required for next Level: 481
    Overall activity: 25.0%
    Achievements:
    1 year registered10000 Experience Points
    Skidoosh's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2012
    Posts
    1,778
    Points
    24,069
    Level
    47
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 603
    Given: 213

    Re: Pollard on KXNO

    Quote Originally Posted by HoibergIsMyHero View Post
    Yeah I'd get PO'd if I couldn't get a drink for 4+ hours, especially if I'm watching us giving up 200 yards rushing to OSU. I work 40-60 hours during the week and would like to spend my saturday's watching football and drinking beer. Why should that be mutually exclusive?

    Maybe it's just because I'm a recent college grad, and have a different mindset than some of you, but no need to pretend that we're having record ticket sales just because of the product on the field.



  11. #86
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 42,510, Level: 63
    Level completed: 67%, Points required for next Level: 440
    Overall activity: 17.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsVeteran
    NickTheGreat's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2012
    Location
    Johnston
    Posts
    4,749
    Points
    42,510
    Level
    63
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 409
    Given: 553

    Re: Pollard on KXNO

    I thought it was a great interview. Much more air time than I was expecting.



  12. #87
    Facebook Knows All
    Points: 280,152, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 7.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    cycloneworld's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Location
    NE Oklahoma
    Posts
    17,498
    Points
    280,152
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1,076
    Given: 632

    Re: Pollard on KXNO

    Not mentioned yet but I liked his comment about ticket pricing. He basically said that ISU charges what we need to charge to pay the bills and we don't try to get more just because we can (like Kansas basketball does, he even mentioned them by name). Said he takes increasing ticket prices seriously and tries to make sure fans know why prices are increasing.

    I've been critical of football ticket prices compared to the amount of success we've had but that was a good answer and I understand why prices are what they are.

    All in all, a REALLY good interview and discussion.



  13. #88
    Addict
    Points: 58,621, Level: 75
    Level completed: 5%, Points required for next Level: 1,429
    Overall activity: 3.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    pulse's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Posts
    5,136
    Points
    58,621
    Level
    75
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 183
    Given: 118

    Re: Pollard on KXNO

    Quote Originally Posted by CyCrazy View Post
    Fair enough, I am not either but the two sides always butt heads in these discussions. Its just the same ole same ole from people every time this is debated.
    Seriously we knew exactly where this was headed.

    And for the teetotalers (jk) have you ever been to an NFL game? It's not sodom and gomorrah with people vomiting all over each other.



  14. #89
    Rookie
    Points: 7,392, Level: 25
    Level completed: 69%, Points required for next Level: 158
    Overall activity: 9.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran5000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Jun 2010
    Location
    Cedar Rapids
    Posts
    594
    Points
    7,392
    Level
    25
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 212
    Given: 302

    Re: Pollard on KXNO

    Quote Originally Posted by pulse View Post
    Seriously we knew exactly where this was headed.

    And for the teetotalers (jk) have you ever been to an NFL game? It's not sodom and gomorrah with people vomiting all over each other.
    I found vomit in my seat at a Barnstormers game before, however that was there before the game started.

    (Not a teetotaler, since I and my beer moved to a nearby open seat.)



  15. #90
    Speechless
    Points: 904,386, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 62.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteranCreated Album pictures50000 Experience PointsOverdrive
    CycloneErik's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2008
    Location
    Jamerica
    Posts
    60,217
    Points
    904,386
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 4,702
    Given: 3,856

    Re: Pollard on KXNO

    Quote Originally Posted by pulse View Post
    Seriously we knew exactly where this was headed.

    And for the teetotalers (jk) have you ever been to an NFL game? It's not sodom and gomorrah with people vomiting all over each other.
    My first Iowa Cubs game was Budweiser Night. Beer was spilled on all, and it didn't get better from there.

    People are free to do what they want. It's not my thing, and it looks more pleasant to me to just stay home from the events where people are more inclined to drink heavily. That's not my world, so it's an easy choice.


    Kansas Must Be Destroyed

    Sic Semper Jayhawks




    http://rememberingdoria.wordpress.com/

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: TBD
  • FOOTBALL: Iowa State vs. UNI
  • August 29, 2015
  • 06:00 PM