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    Curse of John Walters...

    John Walters lost the game for ISU again. <sarcasm>

    But seriously, ever since he's started announcing ISU games, we always have bad breaks and lose by crazy stuff and nothing is changing. Either that or we are terrible at MBB and Football. Thought I'd look at another angle. *shrug*



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    Re: Curse of John Walters...

    I think his first football season was 2003, was it not? Brutal way to start.



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    Re: Curse of John Walters...

    Pete Taylor had to earn his stripes before he saw some decent football/basketball...



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    Re: Curse of John Walters...

    Spose John ever goes into games thinking...."Hmmm...how are they going to tear my heart out tonight??"



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    Re: Curse of John Walters...

    Seems like the only big break we've gotten in my memory is last year when Shaggy finally made a game winning field goal. THen we almost lost on the kick return. lol. god why do we like ISU? (answers in another thread)



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    Re: Curse of John Walters...

    I would hate to be Walters. Go on the radio and TV every day and try to sell this ****. Being a ISU fan takes 20 years off your life.



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    Re: Curse of John Walters...

    Quote Originally Posted by IcSyU View Post
    Spose John ever goes into games thinking...."Hmmm...how are they going to tear my heart out tonight??"
    I think he's an undercover Hawk fan that is out to sabatoge us.



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    Re: Curse of John Walters...

    Well, at least the WBB appears to know how to win games. Maybe Bill Fennelly should help out.


    Let my Fred's Posse Ride: Georges, Naz, Hogue, Bryce, Nader, Monte, Matt, and McKay.

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    Re: Curse of John Walters...

    Quote Originally Posted by IcSyU View Post
    Spose John ever goes into games thinking...."Hmmm...how are they going to tear my heart out tonight??"
    I wouldn't doubt it. Listening to the FB game Saturday, he sounded very exhausted/frustrated.

    Tonight, you could kind of tell he could see it coming.



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    Re: Curse of John Walters...

    maybe its not john walters, maybe its we cant win without Pete Taylor



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    Re: Curse of John Walters...

    Actually we need to get the killer instinct in bball and fball. We are just too nice and like to hand out gifts.


    Let my Fred's Posse Ride: Georges, Naz, Hogue, Bryce, Nader, Monte, Matt, and McKay.

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    Re: Curse of John Walters...

    Can't lay this one on John. I've been a Cyclone fan since about 1980, and there was certainly no shortage of disappointment in the pre-Walters era.



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    Re: Curse of John Walters...

    Quote Originally Posted by Cyclonepride View Post
    Can't lay this one on John. I've been a Cyclone fan since about 1980, and there was certainly no shortage of disappointment in the pre-Walters era.
    I was going to say...Iowa State has been finding ways to lose long before Walters came into the picture.


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    Re: Curse of John Walters...

    Maybe.............. we had a young team on their first road game (Hawaii no less) and they played poorly at times therfore loosing by one point. I did not listen but it sounds like they overcame a very slow start and fought hard but gave up a bit in the very end. Not surprising.



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    Re: Curse of John Walters...

    Quote Originally Posted by CyForPresident View Post
    I would hate to be Walters. Go on the radio and TV every day and try to sell this ****. Being a ISU fan takes 20 years off your life.
    Yeah, but they make up for it by making stretches of 3 and 2 hours in the fall and winter seem like days...



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