OFF THE RECORD PODCAST: Steve Loney

Discussion in 'Football' started by ChrisMWilliams, May 15, 2017.

  1. 50244

    50244 Member

    Nov 11, 2011
    110
    1
    18
    Ratings:
    +1 / 0 / -0
    Really enjoyed the podcast!
     
  2. Yellow Snow

    Yellow Snow Well-Known Member

    Oct 19, 2006
    1,470
    152
    63
    Ratings:
    +511 / 27 / -0
    I think his beef was more with JP and that Mac got fired than it was with either of those guys. That's why he commented that "he was his own worst enemy" when trying to get the job? I took it that he spoke his mind to JP after Mac got let go and it killed his chances of ever getting the job while JP was AD.

    Just my take on the interview.
     
  3. AdamJGray

    AdamJGray Administrator
    Staff Member

    Mar 9, 2011
    2,951
    288
    83
    Male
    Ratings:
    +1,011 / 55 / -0
    Anyone else think he took a shot at Johnny Orr without really saying anything about Johnny Orr?
     
    • Agree Agree x 5
  4. wgleason

    wgleason Active Member

    Apr 11, 2006
    345
    32
    28
    Des Moines
    Ratings:
    +118 / 6 / -0
    Awesome podcast. Truly a great Cyclone.
     
  5. Tornado man

    Tornado man Well-Known Member

    Sep 16, 2007
    9,589
    384
    83
    Ames, IA
    Ratings:
    +880 / 106 / -0
    Loney was livid that Pollard fired Mac.
     
    • Like Like x 1
  6. stateofmind

    stateofmind Well-Known Member

    Jul 16, 2007
    4,110
    316
    83
    Male
    IT
    Ankeny
    Ratings:
    +636 / 15 / -0
    Loved it. He sounds much older than I would've expected. Sounded like you tried to wrap it up a few times and he wanted to talk. Too bad you have such a tight schedule. He's a treasure.
     
  7. NATEizKING

    NATEizKING Well-Known Member

    Feb 18, 2011
    11,987
    879
    113
    Hilton
    Ratings:
    +2,616 / 93 / -0
    I was expecting to not really care about this podcast as I'm no football junkie and he was before my time, but after listening to it, got me hooked right away and loved it.
     
  8. Bryce7

    Bryce7 Well-Known Member

    May 4, 2016
    3,046
    232
    63
    Male
    Consultant
    Ratings:
    +944 / 142 / -0
    And look what we got as a replacement....Mr Gene.
     
  9. CTTB78

    CTTB78 Well-Known Member

    Apr 7, 2006
    5,694
    321
    83
    Ratings:
    +1,073 / 48 / -0
    Loved the interview. No doubt Steve's offensive teams were fun to watch and the 2000 squad did have a great year.
    But Chris, you need to get with a real "old timer" and watch some of Earle Bruce's squads from the mid to late 70's if you want to see the "greatest offensive team in Iowa State history". It's hard to beat their No. 2 national ranking.
     
  10. VeloClone

    VeloClone Well-Known Member

    Jan 19, 2010
    24,718
    1,895
    113
    Male
    Brooklyn Park, MN
    Ratings:
    +4,624 / 45 / -0
    I started the podcast twice and got thrown out at about the 4:45 mark both times (during Sage's bit). I don't know if it was exactly the same spot, but close enough. I finally had to download it and listen that way for it to work.

    Too bad we never got him back for HC. Although he says that the game may have started to pass him by, he certainly knows how to coach talent when he gets it.
     

Share This Page