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    Re: Why delay the inevitable?

    Quote Originally Posted by FreeBorn View Post
    What I saw today was a team with a six year head coach lose badly to a d-1aa team for the second team in a row while fielding his d-1a team with mostly d-1aa talent. THAT'S WHAT I SAW TODAY!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
    No what YOU saw today was the officials absolutely rape UNI.

    CPR isn't going anywhere this year,

    All the dude minions, who are not even really Iowa State fans, coming on here and ******** all over the program, the coaches and the players doesn't do anything to change that fact.

    If it is that bad, I will start taking people's season tickets off their hands. You should be ready to give them away now as you jump off the cliff.



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    Re: Why delay the inevitable?

    Rationally I look at two things in the game of college football. We are 0-2, you must recruit talent and you gotta have a QB.

    All teams that have bad QB's have bad records. That is a fact.



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    Re: Why delay the inevitable?

    Quote Originally Posted by cylove View Post
    No what YOU saw today was the officials absolutely rape UNI.

    CPR isn't going anywhere this year,

    All the dude minions, who are not even really Iowa State fans, coming on here and ******** all over the program, the coaches and the players doesn't do anything to change that fact.

    If it is that bad, I will start taking people's season tickets off their hands. You should be ready to give them away now as you jump off the cliff.
    Yeah, I'll give them away for the right price. After what people pay for season tickets nobody will just give them up. That's an even bigger waste of money than buying them in the first place since people like you still value them. Also, if you want my seats next year, then by all means let me know and I'll tell you which ones they are so you can personally ask for them next season.



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    Re: Why delay the inevitable?

    Quote Originally Posted by chuckd4735 View Post
    No...the talent is there to win games. Today was a lot on the coaching. Players lost their way, and coaching is just as much motivation as it is other things. This team lost their way, and no one did anything about it.
    Come on dude, that defense is void of talent at many many positions. Just way too many recruting misses the last few years.



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    Re: Why delay the inevitable?

    FarminCy is onto something...

    I told you guys a week or two ago that Rhoads lost a lot of people's respect quite awhile ago. I'm talking people in and around the program, and likely a lot of the players. Because Dean and I are Hawk fans no one wanted to believe it, but it's the truth.

    My two cents on the coaching situation. I think it's a little ridiculous to hire Mangino in the offseason to be the head coach. If you're Pollard, and you think hiring Mangino may be a possibility then you let Rhoads go and you make Mangino the interim head coach. That way you can see what he does with the team and make a more educated decision after the season.


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    Re: Why delay the inevitable?

    Quote Originally Posted by CarolinaCy View Post
    Rhoads isn't going anywhere no matter what happens this season. Season ticket sales were strong this year, and with an upgraded stadium next year, they will be strong again.

    We will return this coaching staff for next year, unless someone leaves on their own accord. Next year will be the make or break year for CPR. Another season of what I assume will happen this season (after last year's results), will force JP to pull the trigger.
    This is right. Next year is make or break due to the new stadium and length of the contract. We are building a new stadium basically, the money isn;t there to buy out PR. Not happening....not now or this year anyway.



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    Re: Why delay the inevitable?

    Quote Originally Posted by jbhtexas View Post
    The notion that the stadium will sell out next year simply because of the SEZ is suspect at best.
    Happens all the time. Especially this day and age when everyone wants to be part of the latest and greatest, shiny, new gizmo.



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    Re: Why delay the inevitable?

    Quote Originally Posted by chuckd4735 View Post
    No...the talent is there to win games. Today was a lot on the coaching. Players lost their way, and coaching is just as much motivation as it is other things. This team lost their way, and no one did anything about it.
    This. I started having questions when we got slaughtered in the Liberty Bowl on how for the 2nd straight our coaches failed horribly to make the team care. This game looked just like the Liberty Bowl.



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    Re: Why delay the inevitable?

    CPR isn't going anywhere. We're Iowa State. Who are we going to get that's any better?


    This is Ophion speaking.

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    Re: Why delay the inevitable?

    Quote Originally Posted by FarminCy View Post
    Steroids do nothing for you when you are horribly unprepared and constantly out of place. No amount of PEDs could offset the deficiencies this team has.
    So we need brain transplants?


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    Re: Why delay the inevitable?

    Quote Originally Posted by CoKane View Post
    This. I started having questions when we got slaughtered in the Liberty Bowl on how for the 2nd straight our coaches failed horribly to make the team care. This game looked just like the Liberty Bowl.
    Where is the leadership like a Woody?


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    Re: Why delay the inevitable?

    Quote Originally Posted by IbSvU View Post
    The players should just take steroids. Getting busted for that would be less embarrassing at this point.

    And if they didn't get caught? Oh, the possibilities..
    Cant believe you just said this. I'd rather field a losing team then be with one that's treated like a joke(not much of a difference from right now, I know). It would make recruiting harder(can't be much worse then now). Uh... it effected SMU for a long time after they cheated and everyone looked down on SMU afterwords(we are already looked down on by most teams). Well this is pathetic.



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    Re: Why delay the inevitable?

    Quote Originally Posted by FarminCy View Post
    If the rumors are true that I've heard in the last couple of days I'm not sure Rhoads can motivate this team. Talked to a couple people that are very connected to some players (Family and HS coaches) and it sounds like the a good portion of the team thinks CPR is an "all about me guy" and are sick of him. They are saying that this also was a part of why Mangino was put in the press box.

    Take it for what it's worth but after seeing the demeanor of the team today it did nothing to make me second guess it.
    Not true. The guy you talked to isn't connected to the program and lied to you.



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    Re: Why delay the inevitable?

    Quote Originally Posted by CarolinaCy View Post
    Happens all the time. Especially this day and age when everyone wants to be part of the latest and greatest, shiny, new gizmo.
    ISU fb isn't an iPhone 5. You can't show two or three win fb off to your friends.



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    Re: Why delay the inevitable?

    Quote Originally Posted by Section110 View Post
    FarminCy is onto something...

    I told you guys a week or two ago that Rhoads lost a lot of people's respect quite awhile ago. I'm talking people in and around the program, and likely a lot of the players. Because Dean and I are Hawk fans no one wanted to believe it, but it's the truth.

    My two cents on the coaching situation. I think it's a little ridiculous to hire Mangino in the offseason to be the head coach. If you're Pollard, and you think hiring Mangino may be a possibility then you let Rhoads go and you make Mangino the interim head coach. That way you can see what he does with the team and make a more educated decision after the season.
    Sounds just like a Hawk fan's reaction when we say nobody respects Fran on the basketball team. Don't tell me that you've never taken it badly when someone's said that. Nobody takes that stuff well from rivals.



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