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Williams: Position-by-position depth chart jottings

AMES --- A week after the start of fall camp, Iowa State held its football media day on Sunday at Jack Trice Stadium and with that, head coach Paul Rhoads released a shiny new depth chart. While it wasn't exactly full of surprises, it does provide us an opportunity to go position-by-position and analyze key position battles that will ...

Rhoads: JUCO signees will play

DALLAS --- Paul Rhoads was very clear about his plans for the junior college players that Iowa State’s flooded its roster with in the recruiting class of 2014. Other than defensive lineman Terry Ayeni (who will redshirt because of a torn ACL) and Devron Moore...

Spring Football Preview: The defense

There is an old cliché out there that says, “Defense wins championships.” Perhaps that really is true. I guess I don’t really know that to be the case for sure. I do know however that if you play football in the high-flying, always-entertaining Big 12 Co...

Football Recruiting Report: Mid-summer update

By Chris Williams, CycloneFanatic.com PublisherFootball recruiting has begun to heat up over the past couple of weeks for Paul Rhoads and his Iowa State program. According to CycloneReport.com, Iowa State currently has six verbal commitments for the class of 2011...

Mount Pleasant athlete picks Cyclones

By Chris Williams, CycloneFanatic.com PublisherThe Des Moines Register is reporting that on Friday, Iowa State picked up another in-state football commitment. This prospect is Darian Cotton, a 6-foot, 165-pound defensive back out of Mount Pleasant.Darian's brother, Jordan, is currently a wide receiver at the University of Iowa.Cotton put up some impressive numbers last year as a junior for Mount Pleasant. O...