Jay Jordan: Eyes on the Trenches, Part One

A constant refrain in Iowa State football season preview material is that offensive production, and in some cases wins, will hinge on the play of the offensive line. This constant is justified as the play of the offensive line has either been perceived to be, or...

Keontae Jones enters transfer portal

Oct 5, 2019; Ames, IA, USA; TCU Horned Frogs wide receiver Jalen Reagor (1) catches a touchdown pass against Iowa State Cyclones defensive back Keontae Jones (16) at Jack Trice Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Reese Strickland-USA TODAY Sports One of the top high ...

JAY JORDAN: Big 12 preseason tiers for 2020

Oct 26, 2019; Fort Worth, TX, USA; Texas Longhorns quarterback Sam Ehlinger (11) throws as TCU Horned Frogs linebacker Garret Wallow (30) defends during the second quarter at Amon G. Carter Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Kevin Jairaj-USA TODAY Sports The analysis and opi...

STANZ: 10 most irreplaceable Cyclones in 2020

Nov 30, 2019; Manhattan, KS, USA; Iowa State Cyclones quarterback Brock Purdy (15) scrambles with the ball during the fourth quarter against the Kansas State Wildcats at Bill Snyder Family Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Scott Sewell-USA TODAY Sports Last week I ranked t...

Montgomery wins Bears’ Brian Piccolo Award

Aug 8, 2019; Chicago, IL, USA; Chicago Bears running back David Montgomery (32) runs into the end zone for a touchdown in the second quarter against the Carolina Panthers at Soldier Field. Mandatory Credit: Matt Cashore-USA TODAY Sports Former Iowa State st...