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    NY Times ranks ISU football 112th in Division I-A

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    Re: NY Times ranks ISU football 112th in Division I-A

    No disagreement here.


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    Re: NY Times ranks ISU football 112th in Division I-A

    Only one way to go. (well, hopefully)



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    Re: NY Times ranks ISU football 112th in Division I-A

    BTW, ultimate lurker alert.



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    Re: NY Times ranks ISU football 112th in Division I-A

    Ah yes. Bastion of college football journalism the New York Times.


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    Re: NY Times ranks ISU football 112th in Division I-A

    I had a short convo with Mike on twitter about this just now and he and I agree that we aren't that low and it's most likely the NYT trying stir some stuff up putting some BCS schools that low.



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    Re: NY Times ranks ISU football 112th in Division I-A

    well, at least we get a game against someone ranked lower than us. huzzah to that.



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    Re: NY Times ranks ISU football 112th in Division I-A

    So Gene Chizik really left the program better than he found it, eh?


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    Re: NY Times ranks ISU football 112th in Division I-A

    lol its so true tho... it would be awesome if we could prove them wrong this season.



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    Re: NY Times ranks ISU football 112th in Division I-A

    Gene was a one man wrecking crew in the end.


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    Re: NY Times ranks ISU football 112th in Division I-A

    I think Rhoads is such a better fit then Chizik. Chizik didn't give a crap about anything concerning Iowa State athletics. The only thing that southern snake gave a crap about was his paycheck and waiting for that next job offer to get him out of dodge.


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    Re: NY Times ranks ISU football 112th in Division I-A

    Oh I hate when people misspell VEISHEA



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    Re: NY Times ranks ISU football 112th in Division I-A

    Woot!


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    Re: NY Times ranks ISU football 112th in Division I-A

    I love how the article points out how we're considered some epic bastion of futility, yet we've been to 5 bowl games in the past decade, whereas Rutgers had won 32 games over 10 years prior to Schiano and KU had 9 straight losing seasons prior to Mangino. The general media often overlooks reality and casts as more pathetic than the on field results would indicate.

    Another reason for me to hate New York. Only one thing to do now, and that's prove 'em wrong.


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    Re: NY Times ranks ISU football 112th in Division I-A

    Quote Originally Posted by Al_4_State View Post
    I love how the article points out how we're considered some epic bastion of futility, yet we've been to 5 bowl games in the past decade, whereas Rutgers had won 32 games over 10 years prior to Schiano and KU had 9 straight losing seasons prior to Mangino. The general media often overlooks reality and casts as more pathetic than the on field results would indicate.

    Another reason for me to hate New York. Only one thing to do now, and that's prove 'em wrong.
    You've got to be kidding. I didn't read the article but to insinuate that ISU FB is anywhere close to Rutgers, or Kansas for that matter, at this point is laughable.



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