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    running game...

    so who is going to start at RB? i know, A-Rob impressed everyone during the second half of last season, but what about Bo Williams? i have heard alot of good things about this guy. also heard that jason harris and jason scales may battle for a starting spot. JJ Bass got kicked off the team. that sucks! he was fun to watch


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    Re: running game...

    When did Bass get kicked off??? I thought he was just suspended from the Spring game for grades???

    That just shows that I should pay better attention....

    You gotta admit, with a name like "Bo Williams" you expect the guy to be a Stud.


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    Re: running game...

    I give Bo a 0% chance this year.



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    Re: running game...

    Quote Originally Posted by demoncore1031 View Post
    so who is going to start at RB? i know, A-Rob impressed everyone during the second half of last season, but what about Bo Williams? i have heard alot of good things about this guy. also heard that jason harris and jason scales may battle for a starting spot. JJ Bass got kicked off the team. that sucks! he was fun to watch
    Um, to the latest info I have (which goes back to just after the spring game) - Bass is suspended because of grade issues and is not kicked off the team.



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    Re: running game...

    No Bo until next year. JJ was suspended for some grade issues. Pretty sure he'll be back for the fall.


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    Re: running game...

    I would assume A-Rob will start but the carries will be fairly split as long as the RB's are healthy. I hope Bass will be able to play and make a big impact in the fall.



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    Re: running game...

    acccording to jj, he will b back come fall...he actually is still elegible by ncaa standards, however we seem to have a stand up coach who believes getting by on the minimum effort simply wont cut it!!! gotta love that ;)



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    Re: running game...

    Quote Originally Posted by ISUonthemove View Post
    I give Bo a 0% chance this year.
    That wouldn't have anything to do with the mandatory year off for transferring, now would it?



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    Re: running game...

    The initial post is off a bit.

    Bo has to sit out a transfer year, so he will not be playing.

    JJ is not kicked off of the team, he was just suspended for a while. Should be back and ready to go in the fall.

    I would love to see both A-Rob and JJ get 20 carries per game. With a new QB and what should be a pretty good O-line, I would just really like to run the crap out of the ball and throw in some play-action passes. At least until the new QB has a bit more experience.



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    i thought bo could play since he redshirted last year at florida. thats kinda dumb that he has to redshirt again. is scales still around?


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    Re: running game...

    Quote Originally Posted by demoncore1031 View Post
    i thought bo could play since he redshirted last year at florida. thats kinda dumb that he has to redshirt again. is scales still around?
    Yes, Scales is still here. A senior this fall.



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    Re: running game...

    I expect Bass to have a strong year(assuming he makes grades). He was clearly the best early last season until the injury.


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    Re: running game...

    Quote Originally Posted by CarolinaCy View Post
    That wouldn't have anything to do with the mandatory year off for transferring, now would it?
    Kill-joy.... Of course we all know that the Germans didn't bomb Pearl Harbor; but he was on such a roll.....


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    Re: running game...

    Quote Originally Posted by demoncore1031 View Post
    i thought bo could play since he redshirted last year at florida. thats kinda dumb that he has to redshirt again. is scales still around?
    Its not a redshirt, its a lost year of eligibility.


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    Re: running game...

    I think we might see a lot more combinations of more then one of ISU's tailbacks in the backfield at the same time. I think MacF will have a ton of options to use this fall with 2 QB's, 3 TB's and and number of WR's and TE's.


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