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    Back to the Future ISU Football: 2004

    I found this to be a good read, and you could make a lot of comparisons to this fall. Long story short, no one expected us to do anything that year coming off a 2-10 season. We surprised everyone and went 7-5. I hope it happens again!

    Iowa State 2004 Football Preview

    Just fun to look back, and check out those white pants on Stevie Hicks!



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    Re: Back to the Future ISU Football: 2004

    I giggled when I saw Waye Terry under "key losses".



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    Re: Back to the Future ISU Football: 2004

    They had us going 3-8? That sounds like this years prediction.



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    Re: Back to the Future ISU Football: 2004

    RIP Chris Love


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    Re: Back to the Future ISU Football: 2004

    RIP Chris Love
    I second that.



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    Re: Back to the Future ISU Football: 2004

    Wish those red over white unis got more play after 03.



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    Re: Back to the Future ISU Football: 2004

    Read that and see how off things were.

    Stevie Hicks the poormans Rickey Williams
    The DBs being the weakest group on D.
    Berryman didnt even play.


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    Re: Back to the Future ISU Football: 2004

    Wow, that was pretty fun to read. I hope that we see some similarities in outcome for the season.



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    Re: Back to the Future ISU Football: 2004

    Unfortunately, the North will be a lot tougher this year than in 2004. I wonder where our program would be if we had one either the Missouri game in ’04 or the Kansas (or Baylor) game in ’05?



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    Re: Back to the Future ISU Football: 2004

    Quote Originally Posted by PGreen ISU '92 View Post
    Unfortunately, the North will be a lot tougher this year than in 2004. I wonder where our program would be if we had one either the Missouri game in 04 or the Kansas (or Baylor) game in 05?
    Honestly? I think McCarney's still here (or just on his way out) and the hope that JP refers to is starting to run dry.

    Personally, I'm kind of glad we lost those two games (in a hindsight is 20/20 kind of way).


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    Re: Back to the Future ISU Football: 2004

    Quote Originally Posted by jdoggivjc View Post
    Honestly? I think McCarney's still here (or just on his way out) and the hope that JP refers to is starting to run dry.

    Personally, I'm kind of glad we lost those two games (in a hindsight is 20/20 kind of way).
    I disagree - I'm very sad we lost those games and I think Dan would have caused expectations to rise and he still would have been gone after '07.



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    Re: Back to the Future ISU Football: 2004

    Quote Originally Posted by BryceC View Post
    I disagree - I'm very sad we lost those games and I think Dan would have caused expectations to rise and he still would have been gone after '07.
    He was gone after '06. Best case scenario is we'd be one year behind in a retooling of the program, but most likely thing is we likely wouldn't have Chizik & Co. running the program.


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