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    Coach Rhoads First Year

    1. More wins as a first year coach than any other previous ISU Football coach.
    2. More wins in his first year then the previous worthless coach had in his two years at ISU.
    3. Taking us to a bowl game in his first year. Has any other coach done that at ISU?
    4. First time our defense has held 3 league opponents to 10 points or fewer since 1965.
    5. Won at Nebraska for the first time since 1977.
    6. Has taken a rag tag team from the gutter to going to bowl in his first year.

    Yes it's early, but I think we have got a winner on our hands!


    Last edited by Bobber; 11-15-2009 at 07:09 PM.

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    Re: Coach Rhoads First Year

    If he wins one more game..... it will be the second most in the history of MY lifetime.



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    Re: Coach Rhoads First Year

    We aren't guaranteed a bowl game are we?



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    Re: Coach Rhoads First Year

    Quote Originally Posted by Cydkar View Post
    We aren't guaranteed a bowl game are we?
    no but we are dangerously close. win and we are in. lose, and we need nebby to beat ksu, and kansas to lose to texas and mizzou to finish out.



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    Re: Coach Rhoads First Year

    I think that what he and Wally have done with our defense ought to cinch the coach of the year thing. That job is amazing!


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    Re: Coach Rhoads First Year

    Quote Originally Posted by ISU BET View Post
    no but we are dangerously close. win and we are in. lose, and we need nebby to beat ksu, and kansas to lose to texas and mizzou to finish out.
    Like I thought. Mizzou will win out imho.



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    Re: Coach Rhoads First Year

    Quote Originally Posted by Bobber View Post
    1. More wins as a first year coach than any other previous ISU Football coach.
    2. More wins in his first year then the previous worthless coach had in his two years at ISU.
    3. Taking us to a bowl game in his first year. Has any other coach done that at ISU?
    4. First time our defense has held 3 league opponents to under 10 points since 1965.
    5. Won at Nebraska for the first time since 1978.
    6. Has taken a rag tag team from the gutter to going to bowl in his first year.

    Yes it's early, but I think we have got a winner on our hands!
    3. Not guaranteed

    4. what three teams? Its one and that was nebraska.

    6. repeat of #3.


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    Re: Coach Rhoads First Year

    Quote Originally Posted by Bobber View Post
    1. More wins as a first year coach than any other previous ISU Football coach.
    2. More wins in his first year then the previous worthless coach had in his two years at ISU.
    3. Taking us to a bowl game in his first year. Has any other coach done that at ISU?
    4. First time our defense has held 3 league opponents to 10 points or fewer since 1965.
    5. Won at Nebraska for the first time since 1978.
    6. Has taken a rag tag team from the gutter to going to bowl in his first year.

    Yes it's early, but I think we have got a winner on our hands!
    #3 isn't a done deal yet....but I still think that some of the JP haters need to come out of the woodwork to eat some crow. Monty, where are you?


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    Re: Coach Rhoads First Year

    Quote Originally Posted by LeSchmick View Post
    3. Not guaranteed

    4. what three teams? Its one and that was nebraska.
    It should read 10 points OR under and then it would be CU, Nebraska, and Baylor.



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    Re: Coach Rhoads First Year

    Quote Originally Posted by Aclone View Post
    #3 isn't a done deal yet....but I still think that some of the JP haters need to come out of the woodwork to eat some crow. Monty, where are you?
    Yeah stranger things have happened and a lot of things have to work against us for us not to go to a bowl, but I'll conceed nothings guaranteed at this point.


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    Re: Coach Rhoads First Year

    Quote Originally Posted by cyclone1975 View Post
    It should read 10 points OR under and then it would be CU, Nebraska, and Baylor.
    Made the change....Still an impressive number especially after last year.



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    Re: Coach Rhoads First Year

    Quote Originally Posted by cyclone1975 View Post
    It should read 10 points OR under and then it would be CU, Nebraska, and Baylor.
    isn't 10 points OR fewer the same thing?

    or did he edit it later?


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    Re: Coach Rhoads First Year

    Still one hell of a year no matter what happens from here on out



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    Re: Coach Rhoads First Year

    Quote Originally Posted by ISU BET View Post
    no but we are dangerously close. win and we are in. lose, and we need nebby to beat ksu, and kansas to lose to texas and mizzou to finish out.
    Can't we be invited to a bowl game outside of the Big 12 bowl package, that is, we don't necessarily have to rely on the Big 12 bowl alignments?

    I thought that's what the radio guys were saying yesterday, that there are other conferences that won't be able to provide teams per their agreements with bowl committees, thus opening the door to us perhaps.

    Maybe I misunderstand what the radio fellows were saying. . . .


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    Re: Coach Rhoads First Year

    Quote Originally Posted by CyValley View Post
    Can't we be invited to a bowl game outside of the Big 12 bowl package, that is, we don't necessarily have to rely on the Big 12 bowl alignments?

    I thought that's what the radio guys were saying yesterday, that there are other conferences that won't be able to provide teams per their agreements with bowl committees, thus opening the door to us perhaps.

    Maybe I misunderstand what the radio fellows were saying. . . .
    Yes.


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