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    First coaches poll is out

    Teams of note:

    4. Texas
    8. Oklahoma
    9. Nebraska
    10. Iowa
    23. Auburn
    24. Utah

    Also, Northern Illinois recevied one vote.

    USATODAY.com



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    Re: First coaches poll is out

    don't know why everyone says ISU's schedule is so tough, less than half of the opponents are ranked!



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    Re: First coaches poll is out

    Well.....How long has it been since we have beaten a ranked team? I can't remember. We will have plenty of chances this year



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    Re: First coaches poll is out

    Piece of cupcake.


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    Re: First coaches poll is out

    I still don't get what gets people thinking that Nebraska is a top 10 team, other than than the fact that they are Nebraska. Just another program that people are waiting for to come back (like Notre Dame). Rank them in the top 10 when they actually play like a top 10 team, not because you want them to be. I don't care what Pelini says, that defense is going to take a step back this year. No way they find a way to replace Suh in just one offseason. And Zac Lee is still his QB. That says more than enough to keep them out of the top 10 right there.



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    Re: First coaches poll is out

    Ooh, NIU getting a vote? Good. Let's get em' and get our name in the "getting votes category" at least.


    Go Cyclones!



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    Re: First coaches poll is out

    Quote Originally Posted by tm3308 View Post
    I still don't get what gets people thinking that Nebraska is a top 10 team, other than than the fact that they are Nebraska. Just another program that people are waiting for to come back (like Notre Dame). Rank them in the top 10 when they actually play like a top 10 team, not because you want them to be. I don't care what Pelini says, that defense is going to take a step back this year. No way they find a way to replace Suh in just one offseason. And Zac Lee is still his QB. That says more than enough to keep them out of the top 10 right there.

    I agree here. Watch out for Washington Nebby.



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    Re: First coaches poll is out

    How in the world is Nebraska ranked ahead of Iowa?? That makes absolutely no sense.



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    Re: First coaches poll is out

    has there been a more overrated team than the fuksers this year ever? i dont think so



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    Re: First coaches poll is out

    A favorable schedule, 10 returning starters on offense, one of the top special teams units in the nation and a deeper, more experienced defense, regardless of the loss of Suh.



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    Re: First coaches poll is out

    Looks like our boy Paul is on the voting Board this year.



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    Re: First coaches poll is out

    Quote Originally Posted by AlumNi View Post
    A favorable schedule, 10 returning starters on offense, one of the top special teams units in the nation and a deeper, more experienced defense, regardless of the loss of Suh.
    If true, what you related above may equal a winning season or even a legitimate contender for Big 12 north crown, but it does not equal top ten.


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    Re: First coaches poll is out

    Quote Originally Posted by EICy View Post
    has there been a more overrated team than the fuksers this year ever? i dont think so
    The Iowa Hawkeyes, circa 2005.



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    Well.....How long has it been since we have beaten a ranked team? I can't remember. We will have plenty of chances this year
    Colorado, 2005. We were 2-0 vs. ranked teams that year. Beat #8 Iowa and #22 Colorado.



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    Re: First coaches poll is out

    We should all be thankful that Nebraska is ranked so high...it makes us look better when we beat them in Ames.


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