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Cyclones in the NFL: Week 2

Sep 20, 2020; Chicago, Illinois, USA; Chicago Bears running back Tarik Cohen (29) and running back David Montgomery (32) celebrate a touchdown reception by Montgomery from quarterback Mitchell Trubisky (not pictured) during the first quarter against the New Yo...
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CF’s 2010s All-Decade Football Team

Oct 26, 2019; Ames, IA, USA; Iowa State Cyclones quarterback Brock Purdy (15) throws a pass against the Oklahoma State Cowboys during the first quarter at Jack Trice Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Jeffrey Becker-USA TODAY Sports The end of the decade is less than a month away. Over...
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COUNTDOWN TO KICKOFF: Day 47

Cyclone Fanatic is counting down the days to when Iowa State takes the field for the 2016 season opener against the UNI Panthers. Today, the countdown is at 47 days.No. 47- A.J. Klein In 2009 during A.J. Klein's freshman year, No. 47 played in every game and recorded 17 ta...
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AWESOME: A.J. Klein relished honorary coach role

 As A.J. Klein scanned the locker room and prepared to speak, a word entered his mind: “Awesome.” Iowa State’s former all-Big 12 linebacker and current Carolina Panther relished the platform to share his simple, yet demanding credo with the 2016 Cyclones. “At...
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Epic: Looking back at Jake Knott’s ISU curtain call

  AMES — The phone buzzed. Paul Rhoads recognized the number. “Hi, coach,” said the voice on the other end that fateful October, 2012 day.   It was supposed to be a farewell call — a too-soon parting message from a formerly unwanted athlete who became Rh...