BCS National Championship trophy to be in Ames on Friday

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  1. CysRage

    CysRage Well-Known Member

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    Per ISU football facebook page "We will have a special visitor here Friday night. It weighs 130 pounds... It is the BCS National Championship trophy."
     
  2. dtclones

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    The BCS National Championship trophy weighs 130 POUNDS?! Why?
     
  3. 2020cy

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    Why?? Would it be in Ames?
     
  4. ISUFB

    ISUFB Well-Known Member

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    It will be nice to have the upset of the Century with that being there.

    It would be awesome to see the players run over and smash it, right in front of Weedens face.
     
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  5. Wesley

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    Shhh. That is what Sam Steele weighs.
     
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  6. RayShimley

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    They'll have it on the field for the broadcast since OSU is a NC contender. They did the same thing for the Oregon/Stanford game last Saturday. Hopefully it jinxes them like it did Stanford!
     
  7. acgclone

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    JINX!!!!!
     
  8. bos

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    Maybe they are getting it used to being in its future home.
     
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  9. cyclone13

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    Anyone wants to touch something that has been touched by Gene Chizik ?
     
  10. Palmer

    Palmer Well-Known Member

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    If we win....we are champs and get to keep it right?
     
  11. Gorm

    Gorm Well-Known Member

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    Isn't it a new trophy each year?
     
  12. ISpyCy

    ISpyCy Well-Known Member

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    I'm hoping that trophy was sterilized, considering it's the same trophy...
     
  13. JUKEBOX

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    Some day it will stay here. :yes:
     
  14. Farnsworth

    Farnsworth Well-Known Member

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    yes. they let the schools keep it IIRC. I remember seeing trophy cases at school's that have won, but they could be replica's i spose.
     
  15. Cy$

    Cy$ Well-Known Member

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    I say when we win somebody goes and steals the BCS trophy..hold it ransom until the BCS pays for all their **** ups against us in football and especially basketball vs Michigan St...save the money up and bowl in the end zone...I mean if somebody can steal beer from a cooler this isn't out of the realm of possibility.
     
  16. Clonefan94

    Clonefan94 Well-Known Member

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    Let's split it in two like we did to the Cy-Hawk this year.
     
  17. JUKEBOX

    JUKEBOX Well-Known Member

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    That could be a good tradition haha: breaking the trophy every year we win it.
     
  18. Clonefan94

    Clonefan94 Well-Known Member

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    I still laugh at that. All the uproar the original family trophy caused, then we go and break the interim trophy, that's just classic. I am literally laughing about it right now, as I type this. Seeing that thing in two pieces floating above the crowd is right up there in my favorite Cyclone moments for sure.
     
  19. snowcraig2.0

    snowcraig2.0 Well-Known Member

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    Not going to lie, this is pretty cool.
     
  20. erikbj

    erikbj Well-Known Member

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    i think its a little premature to bring it to Ames, I think ISU is 2-3 seasons away from competing for the national champtionship.
     

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