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    stadium construction

    It was overcast and backlit but I decided to run over and get a few shots of the new construction. Not very good photos but will give you some idea of what is going on. These are all looking at the west side.











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    Re: stadium construction

    Thanks!

    Does anybody know--will they enamel those ornamental cylones in red? Seems colorless otherwise.



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    Re: stadium construction

    I wonder what those 2 footings are poured for behind the pressbox...anyone know?



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    Re: stadium construction

    Quote Originally Posted by scottie33 View Post
    I wonder what those 2 footings are poured for behind the pressbox...anyone know?
    Light towers?



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    Re: stadium construction

    Quote Originally Posted by Aclone View Post
    Thanks!

    Does anybody know--will they enamel those ornamental cylones in red? Seems colorless otherwise.
    I think those have always been there



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    Re: stadium construction

    Quote Originally Posted by scottie33 View Post
    I wonder what those 2 footings are poured for behind the pressbox...anyone know?
    Looks like they're footings for the "archway."




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    Re: stadium construction

    Quote Originally Posted by aeroclone08 View Post
    Looks like they're footings for the "archway."

    thank you!



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    Re: stadium construction

    sweet! thanks for the pics



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    Re: stadium construction

    Quote Originally Posted by BD4CY View Post
    I think those have always been there
    Thats the first time I've ever noticed them. Pretty cool.



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    Re: stadium construction

    Quote Originally Posted by Me State View Post
    Thats the first time I've ever noticed them. Pretty cool.
    They are lit at night too!!



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    Re: stadium construction

    Just driving by that everyday makes me want football that much worse...they should plant different grass or put in bushes and put Iowa State in the grass on the side...



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    Re: stadium construction

    Mediacom had all the games from last season on and I was pumped! Bass is a Stud! I still think he will be the go to guy on the ground this year...Watching Shagy beat iowa will not get old!



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    Re: stadium construction

    Quote Originally Posted by scottie33 View Post
    thank you!
    Is that what it will look like when its all done? I didn't know they were doing that! Its cool!



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    Re: stadium construction

    Quote Originally Posted by jj-cyclones View Post
    . . . Bass is a Stud! I still think he will be the go to guy on the ground this year...
    It's been reported that Coach McFarland, conversing at the Council Bluffs outing following signing day, said he expects A-Rob to be the starter this fall.

    But, hey, we've got some depth at RB. And, if we develop some depth on the OLine, and. . . .



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    Re: stadium construction

    Quote Originally Posted by CyValley View Post
    It's been reported that Coach McFarland, conversing at the Council Bluffs outing following signing day, said he expects A-Rob to be the starter this fall.

    But, hey, we've got some depth at RB. And, if we develop some depth on the OLine, and. . . .
    May the best man win!



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