Iowa State tabbed a double digit favorite vs. UNI

Sep 3, 2016; Ames, IA, USA; Northern Iowa Panthers head coach Mark Farley talks to his team during their game against the Iowa State Cyclones at Jack Trice Stadium. The Panthers beat the Cyclones 25-20. Mandatory Credit: Reese Strickland-USA TODAY Sports Iowa St...

COUNTDOWN TO KICKOFF: Day 41

I love walk-ons. I love them because any walk-on that lasts more than a year in a college football program is tough, both mentally and physically. On today's Countdown To Kickoff blog, here's a shout out to Iowa State's 2016 Outstanding Walk-On Award winner, ...

WILLIAMS: 10 Takeaways from Big 12 media days

I have been back in Iowa for about 24 hours now after a short trip to Dallas for the annual Big 12 media day event. My mind has since processed a few things so here are 10 quick and final takeaways from the event. 1 - Matt Campbell handles himself like a CEO. It is very different than what I am used to at Iowa State with McCarney and Rhoads be...

WILLIAMS: For his legacy, Allen Lazard needs to play in a bowl game

FRISCO, Texas — Craig Brackins is one of the best players to ever play basketball at Iowa State. Last week, when we unveiled our Iowa State basketball “Field of 64,” I found it curious that Brackins was only a 7-seed. The Brackins I remember watching was an obvious pro. He didn’t care much for playing defense but as a stretch-four, Brack...
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PODCAST: FS1’s Bruce Feldman

FRISCO, Texas --- Chris talks Iowa State football - specifically through the lens of the national media - with FS1 sideline reporter and Sports Illustrated college football writer Bruce Feldman.