JAY JORDAN: Your ultimate Alamo Bowl preview

The Alamo Bowl pits two teams against one another that have a lot in common. From preferred beer choice to similar historical "success" in football. Perceived and actual remoteness in geography is notable. The two programs feature one established legendary coach...

MONDAY MUSINGS: Merry Christmas, Cyclone Nation 

I feel like I’ve been in this business long enough to state the following as an absolute fact: For one reason or another, a lot of coaches are flat-out liars.  Matt Campbell does not belong in that category.  That’s not to say that Iowa State’s cur...

THE SUNDAY AFTER: Texas Tech

Oct 27, 2018; Ames, IA, USA; Texas Tech Red Raiders defensive back Jah'Shawn Johnson (7) pressures Iowa State Cyclones quarterback Brock Purdy (15) at Jack Trice Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Reese Strickland-USA TODAY Sports Sometimes life gets in the way and stacks up on you. It does...