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    Chizik Meeting With The Players

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    Gene Chizik had his "meeting with his players" I have been told he had a 1 min 30 sec. conversation with his team and his assistant coaches. He told the players he had to leave and that is what happens in the football buisness. He also said that he will and always be a Cyclone for life.....


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    Re: Chizik Meeting With The Players

    I heard he gave all the players this autograph so they will have it when he makes it big.
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    Re: Chizik Meeting With The Players

    Did he try to sell them Amway?



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    Re: Chizik Meeting With The Players

    Quote Originally Posted by balken View Post
    Did he try to sell them Amway?

    Those meetings go a lot longer than 90 seconds. It's hard to explain a "business opportunity."


    Since we are an elite team now, let's go get that One Cyclone Moment.
    Make this one for the ages!




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    Re: Chizik Meeting With The Players

    He is the biggest D-bag ever. Only to give your team 90 seconds is absolutely horrible


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    Re: Chizik Meeting With The Players

    Quote Originally Posted by Cardinal&Gold11 View Post
    Only to give ...90 seconds is absolutely horrible
    Is this quote from Mrs. Chizik? I hope I didn't take it out of context.



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    Re: Chizik Meeting With The Players

    Quote Originally Posted by Cardinal&Gold11 View Post
    He is the biggest D-bag ever. Only to give your team 90 seconds is absolutely horrible
    Nah...just a sign of his on-going problem. Can't stay at ISU long, 90 second meetings.

    Seems the guy has issues with stamina to me...



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    Re: Chizik Meeting With The Players

    He's never been anywhere more than a couple years. What's he going to do when the going gets tough at Auburn and all of his connections are burned?


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    Re: Chizik Meeting With The Players

    I don't know if I like him calling himself a Cyclone.



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    Re: Chizik Meeting With The Players

    I'm hanging with Cameron Bell, hes a good guy!



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    Re: Chizik Meeting With The Players

    Quote Originally Posted by Ryan4069 View Post
    I don't know if I like him calling himself a Cyclone.
    Just another bold faced lie.



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    Re: Chizik Meeting With The Players

    Quote Originally Posted by CyDude16 View Post
    I'm hanging with Cameron Bell, hes a good guy!
    Good enough to stay and keep other players here?



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    Re: Chizik Meeting With The Players

    Quote Originally Posted by PolkCityClone View Post
    Good enough to stay and keep other players here?
    Hopefully, I didnt want to bring it up...but from what I overheard it sure sounds like he's here to stay.



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    Re: Chizik Meeting With The Players

    Since we are on the theme of keeping new threads to a min.

    Here is a similar article from the CR Gazette

    Arnaud, Cyclones mull future | GazetteOnline.com - Cedar Rapids, Iowa City

    Love this quote

    "Whoever the next coach is here I'm going to give him all I have," Arnaud, a sophomore, said. "That's my mentality ... It's kind of surreal right now. Give everybody a week or two to grasp it and we'll be back at it. There's still life on our team."



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    Re: Chizik Meeting With The Players

    Quote Originally Posted by cytech View Post
    Since we are on the theme of keeping new threads to a min.

    Here is a similar article from the CR Gazette

    Arnaud, Cyclones mull future | GazetteOnline.com - Cedar Rapids, Iowa City

    Love this quote

    "Whoever the next coach is here I'm going to give him all I have," Arnaud, a sophomore, said. "That's my mentality ... It's kind of surreal right now. Give everybody a week or two to grasp it and we'll be back at it. There's still life on our team."
    This is what I like to hear coming from the team leader. I know the Cyclones will be better off.



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