Rodney Coe dismissed from team

Kansas City, Mo — The Iowa State football team was delivered a blow on Thursday afternoon. Senior defensive tackle Rodney Coe has been dismissed from the team, according to multiple reports citing an Iowa State representative. 

Coe also wrote a message to Iowa State’s fans that he linked on Twitter. It read: IDK when it’s going public but I guess I might as well say it now. I’ve been dismissed from ISU football program after this semester and will be continuing my football career someplace else! Just wanna say thanks to all the ISU fans showing me love, such an awesome support group and fan base here in Ames, I enjoyed and had a blast being able to play in Jack Trice Stadium and I will truly miss it and miss playing with the group of amazing guys here, I love all yal boys and wish yal the best in yal season! Sorry if I let anyone down!

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.