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    Texas & Iowa Destined to flop?

    I definitely think Iowa is overhyped, Texas possibly....

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    Re: Texas & Iowa Destined to flop?

    Crappy teams always seem to play Iowa close. I see that happening again this year. I think they'll get upset sometime this year.


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    Re: Texas & Iowa Destined to flop?

    Texas gets top recruits every year. The talent is still there. Iowa flopping, I believe in that one happening.



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    Re: Texas & Iowa Destined to flop?

    I don't think it'll be a "flop" but Iowa will lose 2 games, one they have no business losing (hopefully 9-11) and to Ohio St. Texas has done a good job of not getting upset the last few years, I could definately see that changing this year.



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    Re: Texas & Iowa Destined to flop?

    While I would love to see Iowa "flop" - I just don't think it will happen. Their D is amazing and will cover for 1-2 mistakes their O makes. I don't expect them to be pretty, but I do expect them to win most of their games.

    I just pray that they don't make the NC game.



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    Re: Texas & Iowa Destined to flop?

    Iowa definitely does seem to be a team that plays to the level of the competition. I could see them beating up Wisconsin or PSU and MSU at home but then going to Indiana and Michigan and struggling


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    Re: Texas & Iowa Destined to flop?

    Is see Nebraska being the biggest flop in the Big 12.



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    Re: Texas & Iowa Destined to flop?

    Texas having to go to Lubbock so early in the season for a night game is going to be a tough test. I can totally seem them losing there


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    Re: Texas & Iowa Destined to flop?

    That article was lame



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    Re: Texas & Iowa Destined to flop?

    Quote Originally Posted by ISUCLONES15 View Post
    Is see Nebraska being the biggest flop in the Big 12.
    A lot of people are thinking NU could easily go 11-1, maybe 12-0 if they beat Texas at home.

    They have five road games: Washington, KSU, ISU, OK State and A&M...there's no way in hell they win all five with that offense, someone will get them


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    Re: Texas & Iowa Destined to flop?

    Iowa does play to the level of their opponents, and they rarely start seasons strong. As for Texas they could bee good, but its possible for 2 losses to knock them out of the top 10.


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    Re: Texas & Iowa Destined to flop?

    Texas might to lose two and maybe three games.



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    Re: Texas & Iowa Destined to flop?

    Quote Originally Posted by QuickQuestion View Post
    That article was lame
    Objective much?


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    Re: Texas & Iowa Destined to flop?

    Quote Originally Posted by ISUCLONES15 View Post
    Is see Nebraska being the biggest flop in the Big 12.
    I don't.



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    Re: Texas & Iowa Destined to flop?

    So who are this season's candidates for demotion? No. 9 Iowa looks like a letdown waiting to happen, having either trailed or been tied in the fourth quarter of seven games last season.


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