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    The Curse of Natty Light

    Some of us remember where we were the morning that someone called and told us to turn on ESPN. We turned it to see our BB coach holding a can of Natty Light at a college party. A sad and low day in Cyclone athletics. The weeks that followed had even more low points. Everything about the whole situation was mismanaged. Since that event ISU has had bad luck, weird things happen, things going the wrong way, and trouble finding wins. I am not one to be about curuses and all that but at some point you have to wonder. This not sure about Lucca situation is yet another bad luck bad deal or whatever you want to call it for ISU.


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    Re: The Curse of Natty Light

    Does this mean I have to stop drinking it?


    ďAlso, I met a lot of Iowa State fans and I donít want to leave any of that behind.Ē - DARIUS DARKS on Staying a CLONE!!!


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    Re: The Curse of Natty Light

    Send it the way of Zima.



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    Re: The Curse of Natty Light

    I think the curse started long before the Natty Light issue. Missing an extra point to beat NU back in the '70s, the travelling call against Sam Hill in the Big 12 championship, the last few minutes of the MSU ISU elite 8 game, the fluke shot by UCLA over Cato's outstretched arm. (Shoulda been a charge called first too) The missed field goal the went over the upright against Alabama in the bowl game...


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    Re: The Curse of Natty Light

    Quote Originally Posted by CloneFan65 View Post
    I think the curse started long before the Natty Light issue. Missing an extra point to beat NU back in the '70s, the travelling call against Sam Hill in the Big 12 championship, the last few minutes of the MSU ISU elite 8 game, the fluke shot by UCLA over Cato's outstretched arm. (Shoulda been a charge called first too) The missed field goal the went over the upright against Alabama in the bowl game...
    After reading that, now I think I need a Natty Light



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    Re: The Curse of Natty Light

    CHEERS!



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    Re: The Curse of Natty Light

    Maybe we need to bury a case of natty light outside JTS just to make sure we have a chance to beat A&M.


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    Re: The Curse of Natty Light

    Quote Originally Posted by Wesley View Post
    Maybe we need to bury a case of natty light outside JTS just to make sure we have a chance to beat A&M.
    Better empty out the cans in the hole. We're talking about ISU and college kids here. If it's not guarded 24/7, it'll be dug up and drank.



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    Re: The Curse of Natty Light

    Quote Originally Posted by CloneFan65 View Post
    I think the curse started long before the Natty Light issue. Missing an extra point to beat NU back in the '70s, the travelling call against Sam Hill in the Big 12 championship, the last few minutes of the MSU ISU elite 8 game, the fluke shot by UCLA over Cato's outstretched arm. (Shoulda been a charge called first too) The missed field goal the went over the upright against Alabama in the bowl game...
    ...the deminish of Seneca Wallace after being ranked 9th in the country and leading in the Heisman race.



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    Re: The Curse of Natty Light

    Quote Originally Posted by CloneFan65 View Post
    I think the curse started long before the Natty Light issue. Missing an extra point to beat NU back in the '70s, the travelling call against Sam Hill in the Big 12 championship, the last few minutes of the MSU ISU elite 8 game, the fluke shot by UCLA over Cato's outstretched arm. (Shoulda been a charge called first too) The missed field goal the went over the upright against Alabama in the bowl game...
    You just made me relive some of my worst moments ever. Might as well throw in the missed field goal by Anderson for the Vikings, the Red Sox coming back from 0-3, the World Series against the Diamond Backs. I need a drink.


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    Re: The Curse of Natty Light

    Quote Originally Posted by chuckd4735 View Post
    ...the deminish of Seneca Wallace after being ranked 9th in the country and leading in the Heisman race.
    Senecca being called out of bounds on the TD to beat Florida State.


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    Re: The Curse of Natty Light

    Quote Originally Posted by shildreth View Post
    Senecca being called out of bounds on the TD to beat Florida State.
    Missing FGs to get into Big XII title game twice! Not to mention, if we made more FGs during the year, we already would have been in.


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    Re: The Curse of Natty Light

    Quote Originally Posted by shildreth View Post
    Senecca being called out of bounds on the TD to beat Florida State.
    Wasnt it just to tie the game (unless we would of went for 2 points)? Maybe if they would of called him in, this would of been the start to our overtime woes!?



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    Re: The Curse of Natty Light

    I can only speak to certain details, however I have a theory about Naty Light

    Natty Light at Night = Coyote Morning



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