Page 1 of 17 1234511 ... LastLast
Results 1 to 15 of 241
  1. #1
    Speechless
    Points: 484,426, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 12.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialRecommendation Second ClassVeteranCreated Album pictures50000 Experience Points
    Al_4_State's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Location
    Driftless Region
    Posts
    19,056
    Points
    484,426
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 341
    Given: 102

    "ISU is the only loser in the new Big 12"

    -Steve Deace





    Whatever Steve.


    In 1984, I was hospitalized for approaching perfection.

  2. #2
    Addict
    Points: 146,976, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 12.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Aug 2006
    Posts
    6,187
    Points
    146,976
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1
    Given: 0

    Re: "ISU is the only loser in the new Big 12"

    I can't believe what negative nancies these guys are...



  3. #3
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 38,062, Level: 60
    Level completed: 18%, Points required for next Level: 988
    Overall activity: 1.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran25000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Jan 2007
    Location
    Altoona
    Posts
    3,779
    Points
    38,062
    Level
    60
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 2
    Given: 0

    Re: "ISU is the only loser in the new Big 12"

    I wouldn't call us a "loser", but our schedule just got MUCH more difficult.



  4. #4
    Speechless
    Points: 728,614, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 17.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteranCreated Album pictures50000 Experience PointsOverdrive
    Cyclonepride's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Location
    A pineapple under the sea
    Posts
    47,157
    Points
    728,614
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1,118
    Given: 586

    Re: "ISU is the only loser in the new Big 12"

    Tip #1 for talk show hosts, know your audience. Tip #2, don't insult them.



  5. #5
    Pro
    Points: 132,578, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 17.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsVeteran
    FarminCy's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2009
    Location
    Right Over There
    Posts
    2,612
    Points
    132,578
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 177
    Given: 37

    Re: "ISU is the only loser in the new Big 12"

    One more reason not to listen to anything on KXNO except for Murph and Andy.

    And I don't listen to Murph and Andy for sports information, but just to see what insanely random topic they are talking about this day.



  6. #6
    Speechless
    Points: 484,426, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 12.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialRecommendation Second ClassVeteranCreated Album pictures50000 Experience Points
    Al_4_State's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Location
    Driftless Region
    Posts
    19,056
    Points
    484,426
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 341
    Given: 102

    Re: "ISU is the only loser in the new Big 12"

    Quote Originally Posted by Cyclonepride View Post
    Tip #1 for talk show hosts, know your audience. Tip #2, don't insult them.
    KXNO just blows right past this tip half the time.


    In 1984, I was hospitalized for approaching perfection.

  7. #7
    Asst. Regional Manager
    Points: 233,660, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 99.4%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    mj4cy's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Location
    Ankeny
    Posts
    16,556
    Points
    233,660
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 499
    Given: 450

    Re: "ISU is the only loser in the new Big 12"

    I think he was comparing them to the rest of the teams. I personally don't see how making more money and still being in a BCS conference is all that terrible.


    @RandomGeoFacts

  8. #8
    All-Star
    Points: 27,225, Level: 50
    Level completed: 68%, Points required for next Level: 325
    Overall activity: 1.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran25000 Experience Points
    CloneLawman's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Posts
    1,076
    Points
    27,225
    Level
    50
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 7
    Given: 8

    DEACE is not the only loser on Iowa talk radio...




  9. #9
    All-Star
    Points: 55,991, Level: 73
    Level completed: 30%, Points required for next Level: 1,059
    Overall activity: 8.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    May 2009
    Posts
    1,530
    Points
    55,991
    Level
    73
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 35
    Given: 0

    Deace

    Deace is saying this morning that Iowa State is the only remaining Big 12 school to come out a loser on the latest deal.

    It's amazing how he's turned an extra $7-$10 million dollars/year ifor ISU nto a bad thing. Yes, it's true that the increase is even more for UT and OU, but we now have a situation where Paul Rhoads will have the financial backing to compete on a much more level playing field with the coach across the field. ISU's football stadium will now look like a major college stadium and Rhoads will be able to continue recruiting from Texas. I'm confident that given this financial windfall, Rhoads will have the amunition to significantly improve ISU's relative standing in Big 12 football.

    I was expecting to turn on the radio this morning and hear Deace concede how he really blew another prediction when he said 24 hours ago that the Big 12 was still going to implode. But I guess I shouldn't be surprised.



  10. #10
    All-Star
    Points: 27,659, Level: 51
    Level completed: 10%, Points required for next Level: 991
    Overall activity: 4.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran25000 Experience Points
    ahaselhu's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2007
    Location
    Boone, IA
    Posts
    1,779
    Points
    27,659
    Level
    51
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 2
    Given: 26

    Re: "ISU is the only loser in the new Big 12"

    Quote Originally Posted by ISUonthemove View Post
    I wouldn't call us a "loser", but our schedule just got MUCH more difficult.
    And we've been so successful in the past? I really don't see how the tougher schedule changes things much. The additionally money helps alot more.



  11. #11
    Prospect Achievements:
    Veteran1000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Mar 2007
    Posts
    8
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 0
    Given: 0

    Re: "ISU is the only loser in the new Big 12"

    I can appreaciate these guy's opinions as that's there job but they are always being downers/negative. They are like politicians complaining about current conditions but never offering a solution. So my question to them is what would have done instead?



  12. #12
    Pro
    Points: 74,442, Level: 84
    Level completed: 76%, Points required for next Level: 408
    Overall activity: 8.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Posts
    2,468
    Points
    74,442
    Level
    84
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 17
    Given: 6

    Re: "ISU is the only loser in the new Big 12"

    Wait until Paul Rhoads turns ISU into a contender. Then we will see who the loser is.



  13. #13
    Addict
    Points: 119,772, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 1.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    simply1's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2009
    Location
    Salt Lake City
    Posts
    5,288
    Points
    119,772
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 28
    Given: 2

    Re: Deace

    I thought he'd say it was okay with reservations, but he's still going apocalypse on us.



  14. #14
    Addict
    Points: 154,362, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 6.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    weR138's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2008
    Posts
    7,424
    Points
    154,362
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 66
    Given: 18

    Re: DEACE is not the only loser on Iowa talk radio...

    Quote Originally Posted by CloneLawman View Post
    I heard David Ubben on ESPN yesterday talking about how it's basically a two team league now. He even dissed MU stating that they won't be an OU type program in the forseeable future.

    My point is that sports blog and radio hacks are very short sighted (and in the case of central Iowa anti-ISU). Iowa fans like to point out the equity in the B10 by stating that since PSU joined the league everyone but Indiana, Illinois and MSU have won the B10. Well, tOSU has won something like ten of those so whose to say we can't become the Northwestern to UT's tOSU? Or, dare I say it, the Wisconsin?

    Texas has always had more money than everyone yet it hasn't translated into fifteen consecutive Big XII Championships. ISU can compete and succeed in this league.

    Go Cyclones!


    RIP Janice
    b. April 2012 d. April 2012
    9 posts
    May perpetual light shine upon him.

  15. #15
    Addict
    Points: 66,077, Level: 79
    Level completed: 77%, Points required for next Level: 373
    Overall activity: 16.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    erikbj's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2006
    Location
    hiawatha, ia
    Posts
    5,173
    Points
    66,077
    Level
    79
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 156
    Given: 44

    Re: "ISU is the only loser in the new Big 12"

    I agree with the comments about getting rid of Iowa on the schedule. Have to schedule 3 cupcakes!!!



Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  
  • Football
  • Iowa State vs. North Dakota State
  • August 30, 2014
  • 11:00 AM