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    Wildcat formation

    Sickens me this is the name for that look, gotta come up with a name for it for us to use.

    Anyway, it was effective against KU - will be interested to see if it's used more this weekend, especially if ARob is healthy, as rumors have eluded to.

    I can't recall who else we had in the backfield with him against KU. Was it AA? If so, I'm totally fine with that - AA is a decent sized body that runs well. If Beau is as quick and performing well in practice as Rhoads has noted, I wouldn't mind seeing him back there with ARob for a couple snaps too.



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    Re: Wildcat formation

    AA was lined up out wide and came in on motion, but I also can't recall who else was in the backfield



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    Re: Wildcat formation

    I'm thinking we should start referring to it as the Cyclone Formation. I know a lot of teams are doing that now. Auburn has the Wild Tiger Formation and a few others that I don't remember, but we could just refer to it as the Cyclone Formation.


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    Re: Wildcat formation

    Quote Originally Posted by ISUFan22 View Post
    Sickens me this is the name for that look, gotta come up with a name for it for us to use.

    Anyway, it was effective against KU - will be interested to see if it's used more this weekend, especially if ARob is healthy, as rumors have eluded to.

    I can't recall who else we had in the backfield with him against KU. Was it AA? If so, I'm totally fine with that - AA is a decent sized body that runs well. If Beau is as quick and performing well in practice as Rhoads has noted, I wouldn't mind seeing him back there with ARob for a couple snaps too.
    I like the look too and am excited to see how we use it the rest of the way. Would be nice to have a Ricky Williams to ARob's Ronnie Brown though. Also, if Renyolds wasn't hurt we could have some very interesting plays we could run out of it.



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    Re: Wildcat formation

    Yeah, Arnaud came in motion & crossed in front of A-Rob after the ball was snapped. There wasn't much of a fake on the handoff on the two times we ran the play, but I can see Herman having A-Rob hand off to Arnaud at some point this season as a counter depending on what the defense is doing.



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    Re: Wildcat formation

    i liked it alot, i believe JS was in there at one point.. i would like to see darks running the reverse as well


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    Re: Wildcat formation

    I think we should call it Thunder Cloud, cause lightning's about to strike!


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    Re: Wildcat formation

    Quote Originally Posted by CycoCyclone View Post
    I think we should call it Thunder Cloud, cause lightning's about to strike!
    Ha, or just call it Cat 5, and whenever we score a touchdown off of it we name the play after a boy or girl alphabetically



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    Re: Wildcat formation

    The Wildclone



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    Re: Wildcat formation

    [QUOTE=ISUFan22;1297578]Sickens me this is the name for that look, gotta come up with a name for it for us to use.

    Clone Cone Formation?

    Sorry, I just want a Clone Cone.



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    Re: Wildcat formation

    Wyld Stallyn!



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    Re: Wildcat formation

    Beaver bucker?



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    Re: Wildcat formation

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    Wyld Stallyn!
    We can do that if we put together a sweet highlight video that gets Eddie Van Halen to run it.



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    Re: Wildcat formation

    Well the Broncos just show cased their version, Wild Horses, this past weekend and they motion the QB back under center to take the snap.


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    Re: Wildcat formation

    Quote Originally Posted by ISUFan22 View Post
    Sickens me this is the name for that look, gotta come up with a name for it for us to use.

    Anyway, it was effective against KU - will be interested to see if it's used more this weekend, especially if ARob is healthy, as rumors have eluded to.

    I can't recall who else we had in the backfield with him against KU. Was it AA? If so, I'm totally fine with that - AA is a decent sized body that runs well. If Beau is as quick and performing well in practice as Rhoads has noted, I wouldn't mind seeing him back there with ARob for a couple snaps too.
    The coach who started designing these plays named it after the mascot of the high school he was coaching at.



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