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    Are you guys frickin' serious???

    I normally stay away from the boards for a while after an ISU loss because I cannot stand all of the meltdown crap around here but today I could just not resist. ISU is 6-2 and people are posting around here like we have not won a game all year. ARE YOU FOR REAL???

    Both the football and basketball teams are young, and therefore are going to be inconsistent. Yes, last night we lost a game that we should have won. It's going to happen more than most people can handle this year. However, we are also probably going to beat a couple of teams that we shouldn't.

    This whole thing about calling for a coaches head, or even Pollards for that matter, after every loss is getting a little rediculous. My guess is that 99.9% of people on this board have never been a college coach in any sport and have no idea what it takes to build a winning program. Anyone that thought that GMac and Chiz were going to come in from day 1 and make us a national title contender in 5 years is smoking some bad stuff.

    Ok, I think I am settling down now...



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    Re: Are you guys frickin' serious???

    I saw this meltdown coming in the betting threads...



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    Re: Are you guys frickin' serious???

    Too bad Peterson didn't hit that 3 at the end. this board would be rockin and calling for 14-1 non conference record.



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    Re: Are you guys frickin' serious???

    Quote Originally Posted by HandSanitizer View Post
    Too bad Peterson didn't hit that 3 at the end. this board would be rockin and calling for 14-1 non conference record.
    Or Brackins knocking down both free throws.

    oh well, beat Iowa



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    Re: Are you guys frickin' serious???

    Yep, people need to just let it go. We lost a tough game we shouldn't have. Almost all of our games are going to be like this. They are going to come down to the wire and if we can stay focused and play tough, we'll win. If we stumble and play foolish like last night, we'll lose.


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    Re: Are you guys frickin' serious???

    Man, what did true fans do before Al Gore invented the internet message board?


    Quote Originally Posted by 2020cy View Post
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    Re: Are you guys frickin' serious???

    I think we should leave the Big 12 and go to the MVC conf....wait!

    Ok, ok. Let's cancel summer leagues, they have to be the problem.

    While we're at it, let's fire the coach, the AD, the university president, and his secretary. Then let's tear down Hilton cause the magic is dead.



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    Re: Are you guys frickin' serious???

    Quote Originally Posted by cys_av8r View Post
    I think we should leave the Big 12 and go to the MVC conf....wait!

    Ok, ok. Let's cancel summer leagues, they have to be the problem.

    While we're at it, let's fire the coach, the AD, the university president, and his secretary. Then let's tear down Hilton cause the magic is dead.

    that secretary.

    she is the real culprit!

    get calling Manpower Knownothin!


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    Re: Are you guys frickin' serious???

    Quote Originally Posted by cys_av8r View Post
    I think we should leave the Big 12 and go to the MVC conf....wait!
    Let's not, I'm not too crazy about our record with MVC teams



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    Re: Are you guys frickin' serious???

    If we moved to the MVC we might never win a game...



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    Re: Are you guys frickin' serious???

    We did lose to the #93 best team in the land per sagarin.


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    Re: Are you guys frickin' serious???

    Quote Originally Posted by djcubby View Post
    I normally stay away from the boards for a while after an ISU loss because I cannot stand all of the meltdown crap around here but today I could just not resist. ISU is 6-2 and people are posting around here like we have not won a game all year. ARE YOU FOR REAL???

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    This whole thing about calling for a coaches head, or even Pollards for that matter, after every loss is getting a little rediculous. My guess is that 99.9% of people on this board have never been a college coach in any sport and have no idea what it takes to build a winning program. Anyone that thought that GMac and Chiz were going to come in from day 1 and make us a national title contender in 5 years is smoking some bad stuff.

    Ok, I think I am settling down now...



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    Re: Are you guys frickin' serious???

    What should the response be after losing to Drake 3 years in a row?



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    i just saved 15% on my car insurance thanks to GEICO



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    Re: Are you guys frickin' serious???

    Quote Originally Posted by cyco2000 View Post
    What should the response be after losing to Drake 3 years in a row?
    Sitting down. Relaxing. Take a deep breath.

    DRAKE HAS BEEN A GREAT TEAM THE LAST FEW YEARS!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

    WHAT THE HELL DO YOU PEOPLE WANT!!!!!!!!!!!!

    Ok, I am done in this thread and all other idiotic meltdown threads.



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