Football

The Breakdown: Iowa State @ Texas A&M

Iowa State and Texas A&M are two very similar football teams. Both were picked to finish at, or near the bottom of their perspective divisions in the Big 12. Both are coming off of huge upset victories a week ago. And both are considered to be in “rebuil...
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CF Experts Pick’Em, Week 9

It’s getting down to crunch time in our CycloneFanatic.com experts football pick’em. After eight weeks, KXNO Radio’s Ken Miller has a five-game lead on the field. The man has been unconscious all season long but last week belonged to former Cyclone quarterback...
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Lap Around the Big 12, Week 9

All right Fanatics…it’s time for our weekly lap around the Big 12 Conference. I love this part of the season because divisional races are heating up, as well as bowl talk. That all combines for a good time this year for Iowa State Cyclone fans. It's so nice t...
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Mattison Commits, Brings Speed to 2010

Greg Ohlson of CycloneSportsReport.com reported last night that Katy, Tex. linebacker Floyd Mattison has committed to join Paul Rhoads’ 2010 recruiting class. Chris’ Take: At 6-foot, 190 pounds. Mattison is a speedy linebacker that will fit well into Wall...
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Predicting the Big 12 North: Good Luck

Tired of hearing about how bad the Big 12 North is? I know I am. Listen, we all know what the North doesn’t compare to the South. That’s no secret. It hasn’t in quite some time. I’m just tired of the talking heads out there pounding this in our brains, a...
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CF Mailbag: 10-28

It’s time to open my mailbag today here at CycloneFanatic.com. This is a feature that I want to start running every Wednesday. You ask the questions on Monday or Tuesday, I’ll post my answers here on the site. Nothing is off limits (within reason people). Le...
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Inside the Numbers: Texas A&M

Texas A&M is one bizarre football team. The Aggies rank third nationally in total offense. The Aggies rank 98th nationally in total defense. That’s pretty much been the case for Texas A&M in their 4-3 start to 2009. They score a lot of points, and s...