MONDAY MUSINGS: Will this time be different?

It was Sept. 30, 2011 and I specifically remember sitting at my desk having the following conversation with a host on 1460 KXnO. “I haven’t been around for too long but since I have covered this program, this feels like one of the larger games in the history...

BLUM: The next Cyclone superstar

Sep 9, 2017; Ames, IA, USA; Iowa State Cyclones running back David Montgomery (32) runs for a first down against the Iowa Hawkeyes at Jack Trice Stadium. The Hawkeyes won 44-41 in overtime. Mandatory Credit: Reese Strickland-USA TODAY Sports Almost a year ago, I wrote a pie...

The Sunday After: Iowa (Instant Classic)

Sep 9, 2017; Ames, IA, USA; Iowa Hawkeyes linebacker Josey Jewell (43) tackles Iowa State Cyclones running back David Montgomery (32) short of the goal line at Jack Trice Stadium. The Hawkeyes won 44-41 in overtime. Mandatory Credit: Reese Strickland-USA TODAY Spo...

The Sunday After: UNI

Sep 2, 2017; Ames, IA, USA; Iowa State Cyclones quarterback Joel Lanning (7) gets a first down against the Northern Iowa Panthers at Jack Trice Stadium. The Cyclones beat the Panthers 42-24. Mandatory Credit: Reese Strickland-USA TODAY Sports I know you can'...

PREDICTIONS: Iowa State vs. UNI

Sep 5, 2015; Ames, IA, USA; Northern Iowa Panthers quarterback Eli Dunne (14) throws a pass against the Iowa State Cyclones at Jack Trice Stadium. The Cyclones beat the Panthers 31-7. Mandatory Credit: Reese Strickland-USA TODAY Sports Analysis and predictions...

NOTEBOOK: Tongamoa update; fall camp injury report

AMES --- Kamilo Tongamoa is still not on Iowa State's campus. Friday's media availability did bring us an update though: Matt Campbell believes that he will on Wednesday of next week - at the latest. “He will be here," Campbell reiterated regarding his JUCO...