CF Radio: 1-16-20

Jared Stansbury and Brent Blum discuss the wild, wild week that was in Des Moines sports media and its happy conclusion plus break down Iowa State's loss to Baylor and preview the upcoming game against Texas Tech.

CF Radio: 1-9-20

A deep dive into Iowa State basketball with Jared Stansbury and Brent Blum on a new CF Radio Show powered by Mechdyne.

BLUM: One more time to Prove It

Nov 30, 2019; Manhattan, KS, USA; Iowa State Cyclones quarterback Brock Purdy (15) scrambles with the ball during the fourth quarter against the Kansas State Wildcats at Bill Snyder Family Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Scott Sewell-USA TODAY Sports It’s interesti...

Blum: 24 hours in Norman

I’ll admit I’m one for hyperbole, but I can confidently say the last time the Cyclone Football team traveled to Norman, Oklahoma, it was the most surreal moment of my sports life. The story of what has transpired with Matt Campbell’s program since is obvio...

Blum: What if I told you…

Oct 12, 2019; Morgantown, WV, USA; Iowa State Cyclones running back Breece Hall (28) celebrates with teammates after scoring a touchdown during the second quarter against the West Virginia Mountaineers at Mountaineer Field at Milan Puskar Stadium. Mandatory Credit...

BLUM: The more you know

With streaming services, kids these days have no idea about the effort it took to watch your favorite TV shows in the 90s. That’s right, back in the day, you had to schedule your day around when a certain program came on. Or, painfully, record it via a VCR and ...

BLUM: Turnover troubles

Sep 14, 2019; Ames, IA, USA; Iowa State Cyclones linebacker O'Rien Vance (34) pressures Iowa Hawkeyes quarterback Nate Stanley (4) at Jack Trice Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Reese Strickland-USA TODAY SportsMiami has a chain, Memphis a robe, SMU a chalice, Flori...

BLUM: I hate this week, I love this week

I hate this week, but I love this week. I hate this week because it often displays the worst that an in-state rivalry has to offer. The one-upping and mine is bigger than yours. The constant pettiness and jabs back of forth. Of which, for reference, I have gleefully...