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    KC Star article

    Since we all get tired of reading the Rag and their we'll call them articles. Here's a piece from the KC Star, better as usual.
    www.kansascity.com | 07/23/2008 | Cyclones won’t listen to dire predictions


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    Iowa State became the Cyclones after they leveled Northwestern in 1895. As the Chicago Tribune (9/29/1895) noted:
    'Struck by a Cyclone
    It Comes from Iowa and Devastates Evanston Town'

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    Re: KC Star article

    Interesting comments to the article...
    I especially like this one:
    Underestimate the Cyclones at your own risk. Coach Chizik had the Cyclones looking A LOT MORE disciplined during the second half of the season last year, and think they will surprise a lot of teams (unpleasantly) this year. I predict them to finish ahead of my beloved Wildcats.
    Go 'Cats!
    If I was scheduled to play us (ISU) this year, i would be a little worried.
    Not saying ISU will be the best team in the North but i think we will be competitive and better then most people are expecting.



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    Re: KC Star article

    The comments below the article are even more surprising... Getting love from Tiger and Wildcat fans.



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    Re: KC Star article

    The article itself hit its mark, but I was disappointed in the quotes section that was included in the print version yesterday. Generally, they quote the coach and some of the players regarding the upcoming season. For the ISU article, the comments were from players and coaches from other B!2 teams and their comments were about B12 in general and not related to ISU at all. I think the reporter got a bit lazy in that regard.

    Nice article otherwise.



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    Re: KC Star article

    If someone has that time machine ready, please dial it in for Aug. 28th at about 8am. :)



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    Re: KC Star article

    Andrew Logue of the Des Moines Register and Mike DeArmand of the Kansas City Star listened to the exact same press conference and Logue went with the headline Chizik Pictures More Growing Pains and DeArmand went with the headline Cyclones Won’t Listen to Dire Predictions. How is that possible?



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    Re: KC Star article

    Quote Originally Posted by PGreen ISU '92 View Post
    Andrew Logue of the Des Moines Register and Mike DeArmand of the Kansas City Star listened to the exact same press conference and Logue went with the headline Chizik Pictures More Growing Pains and DeArmand went with the headline Cyclones Won’t Listen to Dire Predictions. How is that possible?
    Because one is a writer for the Rag and the other is a writer for the Star. 'nuff said...


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    Re: KC Star article

    Quote Originally Posted by PGreen ISU '92 View Post
    Andrew Logue of the Des Moines Register and Mike DeArmand of the Kansas City Star listened to the exact same press conference and Logue went with the headline Chizik Pictures More Growing Pains and DeArmand went with the headline Cyclones Won’t Listen to Dire Predictions. How is that possible?
    Mental retardation?



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    Re: KC Star article

    Quote Originally Posted by PGreen ISU '92 View Post
    Andrew Logue of the Des Moines Register and Mike DeArmand of the Kansas City Star listened to the exact same press conference and Logue went with the headline Chizik Pictures More Growing Pains and DeArmand went with the headline Cyclones Won’t Listen to Dire Predictions. How is that possible?
    someone should send this to him and the register



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    Re: KC Star article

    ISU tends to always get more love from KC or the Omaha World Herald than the Rag period. Nothing new there.


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    Re: KC Star article

    why are people still ragging about the rag on here? haven't we all realized and come to terms that the DSM Rag is a piece of garbage and is in no way shape or form a worthy source of information? I always look to the KC star or some other, more reliable news source.

    JUST STOP READING EVERYONE!



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    Quote Originally Posted by Arkansas View Post
    ISU tends to always get more love from KC or the Omaha World Herald than the Rag period. Nothing new there.
    now i dont agree with that. I was just at home to get the truck to move and the OWH has a punch of writers that hate ISU worse then the CRG.



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    Re: KC Star article

    Omaha World Herald has lots of good stuff on Cyclones until the nebraska game is over....


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    Re: KC Star article

    Quote Originally Posted by Nedrick View Post
    The comments below the article are even more surprising... Getting love from Tiger and Wildcat fans.
    ISU is everybody's 2nd favorite team in the Big 12 North.



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    Quote Originally Posted by Swanson10 View Post
    now i dont agree with that. I was just at home to get the truck to move and the OWH has a punch of writers that hate ISU worse then the CRG.
    I can only relate to what's been linked to this site from the OWH and almost all of that has been of a positive nature.


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