Page 1 of 2 12 LastLast
Results 1 to 15 of 20
  1. #1
    Starter
    Points: 23,817, Level: 47
    Level completed: 27%, Points required for next Level: 733
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran25000 Experience Points
    j4state's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2006
    Posts
    991
    Points
    23,817
    Level
    47
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 0
    Given: 19

    A-Rob cracks the Top 10 nationally in rushing yards

    With 453 total and just 11 yards behind the top rusher in the conference.

    KSU's Thomas is right behind A-Rob. Who would've guessed the game at Arrowhead featured two of the top rushers in the country?

    LINK



  2. #2
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 63,462, Level: 78
    Level completed: 14%, Points required for next Level: 1,388
    Overall activity: 21.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    Chizit's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2008
    Location
    Section L, Row 11
    Posts
    4,185
    Points
    63,462
    Level
    78
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 105
    Given: 10

    Re: A-Rob cracks the Top 10 nationally in rushing yards

    Atta boy A-Rob!



  3. #3
    Addict
    Points: 143,743, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 3.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialRecommendation First ClassVeteran50000 Experience Points
    CrossCyed's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Location
    Iowa
    Posts
    9,385
    Points
    143,743
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 11
    Given: 0

    Re: A-Rob cracks the Top 10 nationally in rushing yards

    Heh, and there were still people arguing for him not to be the starter this year. He's special, and he's probably still not getting enough touches.



  4. #4
    Speechless
    Points: 282,433, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 9.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Location
    Illinois
    Posts
    16,751
    Points
    282,433
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 298
    Given: 42

    Re: A-Rob cracks the Top 10 nationally in rushing yards

    Quote Originally Posted by CrossCyed View Post
    Heh, and there were still people arguing for him not to be the starter this year. He's special, and he's probably still not getting enough touches.
    Do you know how serious his injury is?



  5. #5
    Bench Warmer
    Points: 5,687, Level: 22
    Level completed: 28%, Points required for next Level: 363
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    VeteranCreated Album pictures5000 Experience Points
    SmokinH2O's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2008
    Location
    Ankeny, Iowa
    Posts
    323
    Points
    5,687
    Level
    22
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 0
    Given: 0

    Re: A-Rob cracks the Top 10 nationally in rushing yards

    Good for ARob. Hope the groin doesn't bother him. He's off to a great start.


    You can have it Fast, Cheap, Reliable.....Please pick TWO!

  6. #6
    Pro
    Points: 35,300, Level: 57
    Level completed: 88%, Points required for next Level: 150
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran25000 Experience Points
    cycloneman003's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2008
    Location
    Clive
    Posts
    2,981
    Points
    35,300
    Level
    57
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 34
    Given: 4

    Re: A-Rob cracks the Top 10 nationally in rushing yards

    Quote Originally Posted by CrossCyed View Post
    Heh, and there were still people arguing for him not to be the starter this year. He's special, and he's probably still not getting enough touches.
    this isnt true... most of the people on this board were very clear coming into this year that A-Rob was the man, but everyone was speculating if Schwartz or Bo would takes some touches from him, and if so, how many.

    Pretty sure no one was wanting A-Rob out of the starting spot.


    ALL IN

  7. #7
    Addict
    Points: 143,743, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 3.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialRecommendation First ClassVeteran50000 Experience Points
    CrossCyed's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Location
    Iowa
    Posts
    9,385
    Points
    143,743
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 11
    Given: 0

    Re: A-Rob cracks the Top 10 nationally in rushing yards

    Quote Originally Posted by cycloneman003 View Post
    this isnt true... most of the people on this board were very clear coming into this year that A-Rob was the man, but everyone was speculating if Schwartz or Bo would takes some touches from him, and if so, how many.

    Pretty sure no one was wanting A-Rob out of the starting spot.
    You still heard it on occasion.

    I hope he's healthy, fwiw.



  8. #8
    Addict
    Points: 136,722, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    clones_jer's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Location
    IA
    Posts
    8,338
    Points
    136,722
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 4
    Given: 0

    Re: A-Rob cracks the Top 10 nationally in rushing yards

    ARob IS our team right now. Hope that groin isn't too serious.

    Who would start in his absence? Swartz? would we throw a lot more? Either way we'd be in big trouble.



  9. #9
    Speechless
    Points: 340,881, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 41.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    ISUFan22's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Location
    Grimes, IA
    Posts
    32,230
    Points
    340,881
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 431
    Given: 271

    Re: A-Rob cracks the Top 10 nationally in rushing yards

    Quote Originally Posted by CrossCyed View Post
    Heh, and there were still people arguing for him not to be the starter this year. He's special, and he's probably still not getting enough touches.
    This.

    Quote Originally Posted by cycloneman003 View Post
    this isnt true... most of the people on this board were very clear coming into this year that A-Rob was the man, but everyone was speculating if Schwartz or Bo would takes some touches from him, and if so, how many.

    Pretty sure no one was wanting A-Rob out of the starting spot.
    Oh no, it's true. A decent number of people wanted Bo to start right away and that player is not even in the 3 deeps.



  10. #10
    Rookie
    Points: 9,442, Level: 29
    Level completed: 16%, Points required for next Level: 508
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran5000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Oct 2007
    Location
    Minneapolis
    Posts
    529
    Points
    9,442
    Level
    29
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1
    Given: 3

    Re: A-Rob cracks the Top 10 nationally in rushing yards

    I still think that time will show that A Rob isn't the best back that we have on scholarship right now. I am glad to see though that this offensive set has allowed him to make good reads and show his talent. With the way he's playing right now and assuming he stays healthy, I can see him cracking into that 1200 yard season category. I hope his ankle is better by KSU.



  11. #11
    Speechless
    Points: 282,433, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 9.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Location
    Illinois
    Posts
    16,751
    Points
    282,433
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 298
    Given: 42

    Re: A-Rob cracks the Top 10 nationally in rushing yards

    Quote Originally Posted by cc1091 View Post
    I still think that time will show that A Rob isn't the best back that we have on scholarship right now. I am glad to see though that this offensive set has allowed him to make good reads and show his talent. With the way he's playing right now and assuming he stays healthy, I can see him cracking into that 1200 yard season category. I hope his ankle is better by KSU.
    And who exactly do you think is the best RB on this team?



  12. #12
    Speechless
    Points: 340,881, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 41.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    ISUFan22's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Location
    Grimes, IA
    Posts
    32,230
    Points
    340,881
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 431
    Given: 271

    Re: A-Rob cracks the Top 10 nationally in rushing yards

    Quote Originally Posted by cc1091 View Post
    I still think that time will show that A Rob isn't the best back that we have on scholarship right now.
    Please state who is better and put some facts behind your position.



  13. #13
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 72,420, Level: 83
    Level completed: 58%, Points required for next Level: 730
    Overall activity: 3.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    cyfan964's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2006
    Location
    4 blocks from the Jack
    Posts
    4,589
    Points
    72,420
    Level
    83
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 105
    Given: 229

    Re: A-Rob cracks the Top 10 nationally in rushing yards

    Quote Originally Posted by cc1091 View Post
    I still think that time will show that A Rob isn't the best back that we have on scholarship right now. I am glad to see though that this offensive set has allowed him to make good reads and show his talent. With the way he's playing right now and assuming he stays healthy, I can see him cracking into that 1200 yard season category. I hope his ankle is better by KSU.
    You ARE aware Troy Davis doesn't play for us anymore correct?


    Now that MBB is back, do we still have to pretend that WBB matters?

    -acgclone

  14. #14
    All-Star
    Points: 24,176, Level: 47
    Level completed: 63%, Points required for next Level: 374
    Overall activity: 1.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran10000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Mar 2007
    Location
    Quad Cities
    Posts
    1,394
    Points
    24,176
    Level
    47
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 0
    Given: 50

    Re: A-Rob cracks the Top 10 nationally in rushing yards

    I was excited about Bo with all the hype. With that being said, if he was good enough to be our ARob he would be playing now. You could see last year that ARob had some special talents. Now with defenses set up to stop the pass Herman knows to give him the rock and let him have at it.



  15. #15
    Addict
    Points: 147,885, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 1.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteranCreated Album pictures50000 Experience Points
    jaretac's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2006
    Location
    Frigidaire
    Posts
    7,639
    Points
    147,885
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 4
    Given: 0

    Re: A-Rob cracks the Top 10 nationally in rushing yards

    Quote Originally Posted by cyfan964 View Post
    You ARE aware Troy Davis doesn't play for us anymore correct?
    No kidding. Why would we be running him nearly exclusively if he wasn't the best back.



Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  
  • TV: FS1
  • FOOTBALL: Iowa State vs. West Virginia
  • November 29, 2014
  • 11:00 AM