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Is the next Kelechi Osemele coming to Ames?

“He was 357 pounds of best player available.”Quotes like those tend to get fans keyed up about an incoming recruit. As does comparing a junior college offensive lineman to one of the best that Iowa State has ever seen, Kelechi Osemele, currently of the Balti...

Notebook: Offensive line depth is encouraging

By Chris Williams, CycloneFanatic.com Publisher Follow Chris on Twitter @ChrisMWilliams  Offensive line injuries were a pain in the rear for the Iowa State football program in 2011. However, those setbacks have turned into one major blessing this fall, as the...

The Future of the O-Line

By Chris Williams, CycloneFanatic.com Publisher“It all starts up front.”I’m willing to bet that the majority of you have either said or heard somebody else speak those words over the last couple of weeks in reference to the Iowa State football team.That fact ...