LINK: Tom Herman featured in CBS Sports article

By Chris Williams, Publisher

Short blog here without a lot of bite, but it features a link that I thought was worth posting on our front page.

For a time on Wednesday night, the Iowa State football program and specifically offensive coordinator Tom Herman was the feature story at

CLICK HERE to read a piece written by Bruce Feldman that feature’s Herman as a coach, a man and the game of football through the eyes of a "Mensa man."


Chris Williams


Chris was hired as Cyclone Fanatic’s publisher in the fall of 2009. He is Iowa State football’s postgame show host on the Cyclone Radio Network and can be heard daily from 4-7 on Des Moines’ top-rated sports station, 1460 KXnO.

Williams, a 2007 graduate of Iowa State’s Greenlee School of Journalism, is the former publisher of the old ( He has also written for the Des Moines Register, the Ames Tribune, and is the former sports director at KMA Radio.

When Williams isn’t working, you can usually find him doing something outdoors with his wife Ashley, daughter Camryn, and Golden Retriever Dierks. He enjoys golfing, boating, country music, the Minnesota Vikings, Atlanta Braves and is passionate about any and all motor sports so finding Williams at a local dirt track is very common.