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    2007 season..coulda, shoulda, woulda

    Iowa State was not that far from a strong first season. No, I haven't been drinking.

    Kent State: Meyer interception at 8 yard line turned game
    Northern Iowa: Punt fumbled gave momentum to NI
    Toledo: ISU had game won, total meltdown
    Nebraska: Interception stopping a scoring drive for a 93 yard TD turned the game
    Four very possible wins there.
    Add wins over:
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    K State

    Solid losses to:
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    KU

    It would have been possible to have seven wins..(I know we could have also lost to Iowa and CU for a one win season)



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    Re: 2007 season..coulda, shoulda, woulda

    Actually, ISU played very well at Missouri, we lost by 14, Meyers fumble for a MU TD was bad. I'm not saying we would have won, but ISU played very well that day and never gave up.

    I agree, ISU could have easily won 5 or 6 games.



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    Re: 2007 season..coulda, shoulda, woulda

    I'd contend we lost the UNI game on our opening drive, when Meyer threw an interception in the end zone after we had a very strong drive.

    I knew we were in serious trouble when that pass was picked off.



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    Re: 2007 season..coulda, shoulda, woulda

    Oklahoma? 17-7 was much better than the Texas thrashing



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    Re: 2007 season..coulda, shoulda, woulda

    And the coulda-shoulda-woulda could easily go the other way for the Iowa and CU games.



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    Re: 2007 season..coulda, shoulda, woulda

    Bah...

    my Junior year Prom date was hot too..... But that don't mean **** to my wife.

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    Re: 2007 season..coulda, shoulda, woulda

    that last quote said it perfectly. we could have had 7 wins in Gene Chizik's first year...which woulda been nuts! but we also could have had 1 win too just like KF's first year if i am not mistaken. I hope we make some overall improvements and another year under a young up and coming, inspiring coach with guys getting used to his system(s) and combined with a less murderous schedule we should definitely be in the + column for wins compared to last year. Just need to avoid the toledo-esque meltdowns of old.


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    Re: 2007 season..coulda, shoulda, woulda

    Quote Originally Posted by keepngoal View Post
    Bah...

    my Junior year Prom date was hot too..... But that don't mean **** to my wife.

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    How much did you have to pay her?



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    Re: 2007 season..coulda, shoulda, woulda

    Quote Originally Posted by IcSyU View Post
    How much did you have to pay her?
    not a whole lot.. the exchange rate was in my favor as she was from Holland.. or Belguim.. can't remember... and doesn't really matter where SHE came from...

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    Re: 2007 season..coulda, shoulda, woulda

    Quote Originally Posted by IcSyU View Post
    How much did you have to pay her?
    OH SNAP! Big Burn...


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    Re: 2007 season..coulda, shoulda, woulda

    Quote Originally Posted by keepngoal View Post
    Bah...

    my Junior year Prom date was hot too..... But that don't mean **** to my wife.

    -keep
    Never know, it could matter to her. Sounds like the makings of a good time.

    Bow-chica bow-wow...



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    Re: 2007 season..coulda, shoulda, woulda

    Quote Originally Posted by IcSyU View Post
    How much did you have to pay her?

    The wife or the prom date?



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    Re: 2007 season..coulda, shoulda, woulda

    Quote Originally Posted by ISUAlum2002 View Post
    The wife or the prom date?
    40K for the wife, no ****.

    and ~120 for the prom date.

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    Re: 2007 season..coulda, shoulda, woulda

    I still don't know how we lost Toledo. I watched on Clonezone and couldn't sleep that night.



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    Re: 2007 season..coulda, shoulda, woulda

    In perfect and typical ISU fashion, we found a way to lose.



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