Grant Rohach to start vs. TCU

Discussion in 'Football' started by ChrisMWilliams, Nov 4, 2013.

  1. ChrisMWilliams

    ChrisMWilliams Publisher
    Staff Member Bookie

    Apr 10, 2006
    19,954
    2,448
    113
    Male
    Hack Blogger
    Bondurant, Iowa
    Ratings:
    +3,844 / 124 / -0
    Per Iowa State's latest depth chart.
     
  2. Tre4ISU

    Tre4ISU Well-Known Member

    Dec 30, 2008
    23,818
    1,157
    113
    Ninja
    Estherville
    Ratings:
    +2,615 / 94 / -0
    Haha........oh this is such a mismanaged Mess at this point, why not, I guess.
     
  3. AdamJGray

    AdamJGray Administrator
    Staff Member

    Mar 9, 2011
    2,936
    283
    83
    Male
    Ratings:
    +936 / 51 / -0
    Does. Not. Matter.
     
  4. Clark

    Clark Well-Known Member

    Jun 24, 2009
    15,210
    546
    113
    Accountant
    Altoona
    Ratings:
    +1,449 / 34 / -0
    How many snaps until he gets pulled for Richardson? I need a vegas over/under for this.
     
  5. ChiClones

    ChiClones Member

    Jun 11, 2013
    315
    7
    18
    Chicagoland
    Ratings:
    +7 / 0 / -0
    A QBR of 33.9 is good enough for the start :unsure:
     
  6. LindenCy

    LindenCy Kevin Dresser Fan Club
    Staff Member

    Mar 19, 2006
    30,280
    679
    113
    Writer
    Chicago, IL
    Ratings:
    +1,075 / 8 / -0
    At this point Richardson may be in an iron lung and needs to heal.
     
  7. CycloneErik

    CycloneErik Well-Known Member

    Jan 31, 2008
    74,823
    4,164
    113
    Grad Student
    Jamerica
    Ratings:
    +9,108 / 218 / -0
    The merry-go-round begins. Coaches will mess with the confidence of both guys. Fans will savage each one and lose faith in both.

    How hard does it have to be to manage this position?
    I like what Rohach brings to the table, but this is putting him in an impossible situation again, and it's probably not helping Richardson.

    But, this is what we know how to do. Let's go back and do it again.
     
  8. Tre4ISU

    Tre4ISU Well-Known Member

    Dec 30, 2008
    23,818
    1,157
    113
    Ninja
    Estherville
    Ratings:
    +2,615 / 94 / -0
    What number of snaps gives the maximum confidence destruction? We'll take that one.
     
  9. GWad

    GWad Member

    Aug 22, 2013
    807
    6
    18
    Ratings:
    +6 / 0 / -0
    I think the coaching staff needs its own 'depth chart' with those at the bottom 'transferring' out immediately.
     
  10. bos

    bos Legend
    Staff Member

    Apr 10, 2006
    26,959
    1,197
    113
    Male
    Network and Server Admini
    Ratings:
    +2,185 / 27 / -0

    This. I dont think its a slap at Richardson at all. Give the guy some time to heal up. He wont ever get that chance with nagging injuries if you continue to throw him out there. This season is wasted. Heal the broken.
     
  11. CRAZYGREG

    CRAZYGREG Well-Known Member

    Feb 29, 2008
    3,030
    65
    48
    Predictive Modeler
    Des Moines
    Ratings:
    +89 / 26 / -0
    So the SR experiment is over? Next guy in! After watching the past two games it seems pretty obvious that SR is not injured as bad as people want to think. He has simply been ineffective.
     
  12. Clonebydesign

    Clonebydesign Well-Known Member

    Jul 21, 2009
    1,032
    35
    48
    Arrowhead Hops
    Ames
    Ratings:
    +36 / 0 / -0
    Sad that the coaching staff is doing this again, just recruit over them please.
     
  13. CapnCy

    CapnCy Well-Known Member

    Jul 6, 2010
    3,233
    57
    48
    Ratings:
    +94 / 1 / -0
    I've been thinking about this and I'm curious to hear others thoughts. Obviously we don't give up on this year, but is it wise coaching to put some folks in there for game reps for experience? Do you play some of the seniors more that haven't got reps as a "thank you?" Again, probably no "right" answer, I am just curious. I mean, Levi Peters looks like a beast out there, why not give him reps to get even more hungry for competing for a spot next year?

    Is this strictly performance based or is Sam still injured?
     
  14. UNIGuy4Cy

    UNIGuy4Cy Well-Known Member

    Nov 11, 2009
    8,553
    132
    63
    Accountant
    Polk City
    Ratings:
    +172 / 4 / -0
    Can anyone tell me what Richardson has done that makes him the #2 guy? I watched the whole game Saturday and not at 1 point did I think Rohach was a better quarterback than Richardson, did he even complete 10 passes?
     
  15. Cyclonepride

    Cyclonepride Thought Police
    Staff Member

    Apr 11, 2006
    69,601
    3,836
    113
    Male
    Sales manager
    A pineapple under the sea
    Ratings:
    +11,437 / 567 / -0
    IF Sam needs to get healthy (and I would consider this a legitimate reason), then it makes sense, but that should be spelled out as the reason for the change. Sam was not the problem, and Grant is not the solution (though I don't dislike the way he plays).
     
  16. CloneIce

    CloneIce Well-Known Member

    Apr 11, 2006
    25,517
    1,215
    113
    Ratings:
    +4,109 / 126 / -0
    True. But GR hasn't really looked any better. SR did have two awful, drive killing inaccurate passes in the 1st quarter. He did a few good things too. QB management has not been good these past few years. We should've kept Barnett around too.
     
  17. UNIGuy4Cy

    UNIGuy4Cy Well-Known Member

    Nov 11, 2009
    8,553
    132
    63
    Accountant
    Polk City
    Ratings:
    +172 / 4 / -0
    Listening to the postgame, Richardson lost the job, not due to injury. Lost the job to a guy that worse than him, this is new to me.
     
  18. Skidoosh

    Skidoosh Well-Known Member

    May 27, 2012
    2,473
    41
    48
    Ratings:
    +127 / 5 / -0
    Injuries. Pretty simple actually...
     
  19. jay moe

    jay moe Well-Known Member

    Apr 10, 2006
    3,357
    92
    48
    Male
    Educator
    southern iowa
    Ratings:
    +192 / 2 / -0
    I would hope it is because Richardson is injured. Rohach has done nothing to make me belive he is the better option like last year when Richardson looked way better than Jantz and Barnett.
     
  20. UNIGuy4Cy

    UNIGuy4Cy Well-Known Member

    Nov 11, 2009
    8,553
    132
    63
    Accountant
    Polk City
    Ratings:
    +172 / 4 / -0
    100% agree with this. Rohach cant even get the team to the red zone. Played the whole game and not one time did he lead the team to the red zone!
     

Share This Page