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    I'm lovin' this recruiting season...

    While some are having panic attacks, I'm really enjoying this recruiting season for Iowa State.
    1. we are getting big, fast recruits that will work themselves into good players for ISU 2.the quality is obvious because of the how many other schools are trying to raid our recruits. What have they been doing?
    3. we are filling our needs.
    -we had a big hole inthe kicking game, and got not one but two of the nation's top kickers
    -strong players at every position
    4. we return almost our entire team, with strong replacements for Meyer, Bowen and Blythe, our playmakers
    5. it's clear Coach Chizik is building a program based on descipline. That goes for his recruiting and his coaching.
    6.Chizik is recruiting seniors and reshirting virtually all of them. This is how you BUILD a winning program. Not a quick fix, build a program. And it works.
    7. thre will be competition and depth at every position, including quarterback this year. That's what we've been lacking.
    All of this stuff about us expecting recruits to live up to their committment only makes me more excited. I'm proud of the job Chizik is doing and damm proud to be from Iowa State!



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    Re: I'm lovin' this recruiting season...

    Less than 2 weeks to go til signing day. It'll be fun to see if there are any last minute surprises. Maybe I should take the day off and just sit my butt in front of my computer, glued to CloneZone coverage.


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    Re: I'm lovin' this recruiting season...

    Ok im a lil less excited about this season after seeing this.

    Michigan Wolverines Football: TheWolverine.com


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    Re: I'm lovin' this recruiting season...

    It still sucks to have lost so many quality recruits.



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    Re: I'm lovin' this recruiting season...

    Quote Originally Posted by ripvdub View Post
    Ok im a lil less excited about this season after seeing this.

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    Wow. Now Michigan is in the mix?



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    Re: I'm lovin' this recruiting season...

    Stop worrying until signing day.



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    Re: I'm lovin' this recruiting season...

    Quote Originally Posted by cstrunk View Post
    Stop worrying until signing day.
    I'm the opposite. I will worry until signing day.



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    Re: I'm lovin' this recruiting season...

    Quote Originally Posted by cstrunk View Post
    Stop worrying until signing day.
    Yeah, I'll even take that a step further....I'm not really worried about it until they actually hit the field. Who really knows how they will stack up until they start seeing action.



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    Re: I'm lovin' this recruiting season...

    Quote Originally Posted by Ficklone02 View Post
    Yeah, I'll even take that a step further....I'm not really worried about it until they actually hit the field. Who really knows how they will stack up until they start seeing action.
    Hah! I'll go a step further. I'll enjoy following the recruiting season, but I won't start worrying until some of these guys don't hit the field playing well in what I think is a reasonable period (three or four years for some)--AND the team is still losing.

    I mean it when I use the word worry.



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    Re: I'm lovin' this recruiting season...

    Quote Originally Posted by ripvdub View Post
    Ok im a lil less excited about this season after seeing this.

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    At least we know we were going after some talented guys.



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    Re: I'm lovin' this recruiting season...

    Quote Originally Posted by Aclone View Post
    Hah! I'll go a step further. I'll enjoy following the recruiting season, but I won't start worrying until some of these guys don't hit the field playing well in what I think is a reasonable period (three or four years for some)--AND the team is still losing.

    I mean it when I use the word worry.
    Hey if you're going to mock me at least make a salient point.



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    Re: I'm lovin' this recruiting season...

    Can we get a CyBookie on whether LJ stays with the Clones?



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    Re: I'm lovin' this recruiting season...

    What position is he projected to play in college anyway?



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    Re: I'm lovin' this recruiting season...

    LJ will not come to ISU if Michigan offers.



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    Re: I'm lovin' this recruiting season...

    uuuhhhh... idk what you are talking about when you say we've got a good replacement for blythe and bowen.... meyer i understand but even at that all 3 positions will be unproven, except maybe WR cuz hamilton played well last year


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