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Cyclones in the NFL: Preseason schedules

The NFL's preseason has technically already begun, but Thursday will be an active night with six games being on the docket. Friday night is jam-packed too. According to our unofficial calculations, 15 former Cyclones are in NFL camps this summer. Want to watch them? Here is a list of who is playing where. We have also linked that pl...
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Van Der Kamp, Watson land in NFL camps

It turns out that Kirby Van Der Kamp found a home in the National Football League after all. Iowa State's former punter's whereabouts was a big question following last weekends NFL Draft. According to Iowa State football's Twitter page (@CycloneFB), Van Der K...
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Three Cyclones sign NFL free agent contracts

News on the Iowa State/NFL free agency front has been rather quiet since the completion of this weekend's draft. Former Cyclone linebacker Jeremiah George was the only Iowa Stater that got drafted (New York Jets), but safeties Deon Broomfield and Jacques Washington ...
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Iowa State lands second JUCO safety in 24 hours

A few weeks ago at his Monday press conference, Iowa State head coach Paul Rhoads noted that he wanted to sign two safeties in his 2014 recruiting class. On Tuesday, Rhoads landed both of those safeties in less than 24 hours. Qujuan Floyd is the latest man to pledge ...
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Smith: Cyclones lose another heartbreaker

AMES – Was the outcome ever really in doubt?During a season in which nothing has gone right, Iowa State’s 21-17 loss to Texas Christian is just the latest kick to the midsection.The Horned Frogs (4-6, 2-5) scored the winning touchdown with 38 seconds left to...
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Preview/Prediction: Iowa State at Texas Tech

Chris Williams' game previews and predictions are brought to you by our good friends at Fareway Food Stores. Click on the ad below for creative and tasty tailgating ideas. What: Iowa State (1-3, 0-1) at Texas Tech (5-0, 2-0)When: Saturday, Oct. 12 at 11 a.m.Where: Jones AT&T Stadium in Lub...
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Monday Musings: The United Cyclone Nation

AMES --- In life, hard times seem to bring out the best in people. Over the last four days, I’ve seen that within Iowa State’s fan base. Two weeks ago, our forums were littered with antagonism and bitterness. An 0-2 start with losses to two in-state rivals see...