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    Ellis Hobbs mentoring Leonard Johnson


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    Re: Ellis Hobbs mentoring Leonard Johnson

    Sweet. Hopefully not mentoring him in a Deion Sanders/Dez Bryant kind of way though!



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    Re: Ellis Hobbs mentoring Leonard Johnson

    Wasn't Ellis the one that kept listing his highschool in his lineup introduction, instead of ISU. Hopefully, he is making up for it with some solid mentoring. And hopefully he can start displaying a little more pride in ISU. It seems that he cares with this article, but he has to see how it was hurtful to snub us like that. Seems a little silly and actions speak louder than words, but I really wish he would correct that past.


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    Re: Ellis Hobbs mentoring Leonard Johnson

    Quote Originally Posted by mikeiastat View Post
    Wasn't Ellis the one that kept listing his highschool in his lineup introduction, instead of ISU. Hopefully, he is making up for it with some solid mentoring. And hopefully he can start displaying a little more pride in ISU. It seems that he cares with this article, but he has to see how it was hurtful to snub us like that. Seems a little silly and actions speak louder than words, but I really wish he would correct that past.
    I think the previous staff may have done their fair share of damage to the athletic department's relationship with former players. It sounds like Rhoads and company are working to repair that.


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    Re: Ellis Hobbs mentoring Leonard Johnson

    Fantastic! I hear of things like this at other universities but never with Iowa State. Hopefully this is a sign of things to come.



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    Re: Ellis Hobbs mentoring Leonard Johnson

    Now we need Rubin to work with our DT's. Supposedly he is doing quite well in Cleveland, and they are really happy with his progress.

    Isn't Seneca a Brown now too? And couldn't he offer some pointers to our QB's, along with Sage?


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    Re: Ellis Hobbs mentoring Leonard Johnson

    Quote Originally Posted by mikeiastat View Post
    Wasn't Ellis the one that kept listing his highschool in his lineup introduction, instead of ISU. Hopefully, he is making up for it with some solid mentoring. And hopefully he can start displaying a little more pride in ISU. It seems that he cares with this article, but he has to see how it was hurtful to snub us like that. Seems a little silly and actions speak louder than words, but I really wish he would correct that past.
    This has been blown out of proportion. He has listed his High School, as have other NFL players. He has also said "Iowa State University" and gone so far as to say "The up and coming Iowa State University". There was even an article written about him during his time in New England and the picture included was of Ellis wears an Iowa State t-shirt in the Pat's locker room.


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    Re: Ellis Hobbs mentoring Leonard Johnson

    Quote Originally Posted by mikeiastat View Post
    Wasn't Ellis the one that kept listing his highschool in his lineup introduction, instead of ISU. Hopefully, he is making up for it with some solid mentoring. And hopefully he can start displaying a little more pride in ISU. It seems that he cares with this article, but he has to see how it was hurtful to snub us like that. Seems a little silly and actions speak louder than words, but I really wish he would correct that past.
    Don't know why people care about this. You can't have pride in both your high school and college? It's not a dis to ISU to like your high school.



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    Re: Ellis Hobbs mentoring Leonard Johnson

    Quote Originally Posted by StPaulCyclone View Post
    This has been blown out of proportion. He has listed his High School, as have other NFL players. He has also said "Iowa State University" and gone so far as to say "The up and coming Iowa State University". There was even an article written about him during his time in New England and the picture included was of Ellis wears an Iowa State t-shirt in the Pat's locker room.
    Thanks for beating me to the punch on posting this. People who come on here to bash Ellis for saying his high school have no idea how much he likes Iowa State and how the NFL intro system works. Those are filmed at the beginning of the season and used for the whole year. If you say it one time, that's it and it's done with.



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    Re: Ellis Hobbs mentoring Leonard Johnson

    If I remember correctly, Didn't he also say is High School when he was in the super bowl?



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    Re: Ellis Hobbs mentoring Leonard Johnson

    Quote Originally Posted by mikeiastat View Post
    Wasn't Ellis the one that kept listing his highschool in his lineup introduction, instead of ISU. Hopefully, he is making up for it with some solid mentoring. And hopefully he can start displaying a little more pride in ISU. It seems that he cares with this article, but he has to see how it was hurtful to snub us like that. Seems a little silly and actions speak louder than words, but I really wish he would correct that past.
    Can we stop with this. Please. He is mentoring a current player. I would think that and the fact he came back to get his degree here would be enough to say he is proud to have been here. Besides that he can say whichever school he wants. Who cares.


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    Re: Ellis Hobbs mentoring Leonard Johnson

    Quote Originally Posted by joefrog View Post
    Now we need Rubin to work with our DT's. Supposedly he is doing quite well in Cleveland, and they are really happy with his progress.

    Isn't Seneca a Brown now too? And couldn't he offer some pointers to our QB's, along with Sage?
    Yes, he is. I wouldn't be surprised if he is the guy by the end of the season. The problem will be that he has no support from Wide Recievers. I think it says something that his former head coach went and got him.


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    Re: Ellis Hobbs mentoring Leonard Johnson

    Quote Originally Posted by joefrog View Post
    Now we need Rubin to work with our DT's. Supposedly he is doing quite well in Cleveland, and they are really happy with his progress.

    Isn't Seneca a Brown now too? And couldn't he offer some pointers to our QB's, along with Sage?
    I'm not sure I want Seneca saying much. Sage yes, Seneca I'm meh on. He had some HUGE downers.



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    Re: Ellis Hobbs mentoring Leonard Johnson

    Maybe Ellis will teach LJ how to demand free drinks at bars



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    Re: Ellis Hobbs mentoring Leonard Johnson

    Quote Originally Posted by mikeiastat View Post
    Wasn't Ellis the one that kept listing his highschool in his lineup introduction, instead of ISU. Hopefully, he is making up for it with some solid mentoring. And hopefully he can start displaying a little more pride in ISU. It seems that he cares with this article, but he has to see how it was hurtful to snub us like that. Seems a little silly and actions speak louder than words, but I really wish he would correct that past.
    JFC, not this again. Seriously


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