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    Re: Over 40,000 season tickets sold

    Quote Originally Posted by DFWClone View Post
    I know this is gonna sound bad but I like the 11 game for us. It allows me to watch the later good games during the day. I can get ISU's game out of the way in the morning because I feel obligated to watch it and then after our game, real football starts.
    I dont mind the 11 AM's, but Id prefer 2 or less each season.



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    Re: Over 40,000 season tickets sold

    Quote Originally Posted by DFWClone View Post
    I know this is gonna sound bad but I like the 11 game for us. It allows me to watch the later good games during the day. I can get ISU's game out of the way in the morning because I feel obligated to watch it and then after our game, real football starts.
    Your comment does sound really bad, but not for the reason you think.



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    Re: Over 40,000 season tickets sold

    Quote Originally Posted by chuckd4735 View Post
    I dont mind the 11 AM's, but Id prefer 2 or less each season.
    I don't mind the 11 am games so much. What I don't like are the late November Night Games. IMO, prefer no November Night games, but especially not after the first or second week in November.



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    Re: Over 40,000 season tickets sold

    Quote Originally Posted by Stormin View Post
    I don't mind the 11 am games so much. What I don't like are the late November Night Games. IMO, prefer no November Night games, but especially not after the first or second week in November.
    I don't know, it worked out pretty well one time.



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    Re: Over 40,000 season tickets sold

    Quote Originally Posted by DFWClone View Post
    I know this is gonna sound bad but I like the 11 game for us. It allows me to watch the later good games during the day. I can get ISU's game out of the way in the morning because I feel obligated to watch it and then after our game, real football starts.
    What a great fan you are.



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    Re: Over 40,000 season tickets sold

    Quote Originally Posted by DFWClone View Post
    I know this is gonna sound bad but I like the 11 game for us. It allows me to watch the later good games during the day. I can get ISU's game out of the way in the morning because I feel obligated to watch it and then after our game, real football starts.
    I think y'all have been in Texas too long.



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    Re: Over 40,000 season tickets sold

    Quote Originally Posted by DFWClone View Post
    I know this is gonna sound bad but I like the 11 game for us. It allows me to watch the later good games during the day. I can get ISU's game out of the way in the morning because I feel obligated to watch it and then after our game, real football starts.
    Wow dude, seriously?

    I don't like the 11am games, but that's strictly for selfish reasons because that's 6am where I live.



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    Re: Over 40,000 season tickets sold

    Quote Originally Posted by ribsnwhiskey View Post
    What a great fan you are.
    What makes you think he is a fan?

    I have no clue what he means by real football (maybe a soccer fan?), but he has a point though- if you kick-off at 11:00, you are mostly going against Big 10 games.



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    Re: Over 40,000 season tickets sold

    Quote Originally Posted by DFWClone View Post
    I know this is gonna sound bad but I like the 11 game for us. It allows me to watch the later good games during the day. I can get ISU's game out of the way in the morning because I feel obligated to watch it and then after our game, real football starts.


    WARNING: This was posted by DFWClone, not DFWCyclone who is one of our best fans and the one who does so much for us in Texas.



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    Re: Over 40,000 season tickets sold

    Quote Originally Posted by swarthmoreCY View Post
    What makes you think he is a fan?

    I have no clue what he means by real football (maybe a soccer fan?), but he has a point though- if you kick-off at 11:00, you are mostly going against Big 10 games.
    Just wanted to throw out that he isn't one of us soccer fans, most of those games are in the morning.



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    Re: Over 40,000 season tickets sold

    Quote Originally Posted by DFWClone View Post
    I know this is gonna sound bad but I like the 11 game for us. It allows me to watch the later good games during the day. I can get ISU's game out of the way in the morning because I feel obligated to watch it and then after our game, real football starts.
    Go back to hawkeyenation. You aren't a cyclone fan.



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    Re: Over 40,000 season tickets sold

    Quote Originally Posted by Aclone View Post
    2K less hillside seats was probably most of that. At the same time, with a bounceback year (and the extra capacity in the SEZ) , sales should bounce back next year as it is.
    All the bulldozed down 2-3k hillside season tickets would have sold to the Bison fans per Lakes.


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    Re: Over 40,000 season tickets sold

    Quote Originally Posted by mustangcy View Post
    I think you have to be pleased with over 40k after a 3 win season but with that said it bums me out that almost 3k people decided to drop their season tickets because of a bad year. I mean, the amount of alums and new fans starting jobs with extra income should have covered the few band-wagoners that jumped ship right? I guess not...
    CPR has had 1 season over .500, it's not one bad season. ISU fans are absolutely awesome, maybe too good at some points. I sure hope ISU gets to a great spot in football where bowl games are expected every year and a 10 win season comes sometimes. (I think 2015 we will compete for the Big 12.) Things would be absolutely great in Central Iowa when this happens.



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    Re: Over 40,000 season tickets sold

    Quote Originally Posted by cyrocksmypants View Post
    Wow dude, seriously?

    I don't like the 11am games, but that's strictly for selfish reasons because that's 6am where I live.
    I have no sympathy for you and where you live.




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    Re: Over 40,000 season tickets sold

    Quote Originally Posted by twojman View Post
    CPR has had 1 season over .500, it's not one bad season. ISU fans are absolutely awesome, maybe too good at some points. I sure hope ISU gets to a great spot in football where bowl games are expected every year and a 10 win season comes sometimes. (I think 2015 we will compete for the Big 12.) Things would be absolutely great in Central Iowa when this happens.
    Rhoads has had one bad season by Iowa State standards. We are not anywhere near the place where a bowl season is a bad season for Iowa State. It's just not.

    Iowa State has won 9 games once, 8 games a couple of times, 7 games a couple of times and that's it. So 6 wins and a bowl game is a good season for Iowa State. If you can't accept that, then you need to rethink it.



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