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    boom or bust..

    recruits from 2002 and 2003.. a few cyclones.. on the BOOM!!

    http://cfn.scout.com/2/614347.html :
    Boom: DT Brent Curvey, Iowa State (NR) – A lack of prototypical size couldn’t prevent Curvey from starting four seasons for the Cyclones and appearing on the All-Big 12 team after three of those four years.

    http://cfn.scout.com/2/614366.html :
    Boom: DT Nick Leaders, Iowa State – A blue-collar stalwart on the Cyclone D-line, Leaders plugged the middle for four years and capped an outstanding



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    Re: boom or bust..

    Bust: S Brandon Owens, Minnesota (#1) – To no fault of his own, Owens was never able to reach his full potential on the field after widespread nerve damage prematurely ended his career at Beaver Stadium in 2005.

    Wasn't he one that got away from us at the very end of the recruiting season? Or am I thnking of someone else?



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    Re: boom or bust..

    I believe that was him, but a boom in HB Blades also got away from us.



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    Re: boom or bust..

    Brandon Owens was the one that got away. I always wondered what happened to him.



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    Re: boom or bust..

    Quote Originally Posted by pcyclonatrist View Post
    Bust: S Brandon Owens, Minnesota (#1) – To no fault of his own, Owens was never able to reach his full potential on the field after widespread nerve damage prematurely ended his career at Beaver Stadium in 2005.

    Wasn't he one that got away from us at the very end of the recruiting season? Or am I thnking of someone else?
    Widespread nerve damage? What happened to this guy?



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    Re: boom or bust..

    He was on the vicious end of a hit, even though he was the tackler. I've seen the video several times, I'll try and look for it.



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    Re: boom or bust..

    Quote Originally Posted by tim_redd View Post
    He was on the vicious end of a hit, even though he was the tackler. I've seen the video several times, I'll try and look for it.
    Thanks for the info!
    Sorry to hear that happened to him...



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    Re: boom or bust..

    This is what happened to Owens.

    [ame="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2ZhLLbKCxlg"]YouTube - Penn State Football 2005-06: Michael Robinson[/ame]



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    Re: boom or bust..

    Boom then Bust: Jason Berryman and Matt Robertson.


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    Re: boom or bust..

    Quote Originally Posted by tim_redd View Post
    This is what happened to Owens.

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2ZhLLbKCxlg
    wow. i had never seen that before. that is absolutely horrible



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