WHERE ARE THEY NOW: Stevie Johnson

Former ISU great Stevie Johnson played on the Larry Eustachy-coached Elite Eight basketball team in 2000, then played on the Dan McCarney-coached football squad that won nine games — a program record. (Photo courtesy ISU Athletics Communications) Like any coll...

BLUM: The Cyclone Shocker that wasn’t?

An upcoming November weeknight game against a ranked team on ESPN brings up the unavoidable comparison to perhaps the greatest night for Iowa State Football. Everyone reading this probably recalls where they were on November 18, 2011 when 2nd ranked Oklahoma S...

WILLIAMS: Cyclone nemesis recommended Campbell to Pollard

ALBIA, Iowa --- Talk to a seasoned Iowa State fan and ask about Bret Bielema. He or she will likely tell you that Arkansas’ head coach is one of most despised former Hawkeyes in the history of the Cy-Hawk rivalry, which will renew once again on Saturday at 6...

MONDAY MUSINGS: Why fans should be optimistic about 2016

Everybody is optimistic about the future of Cyclone football. When you combine the energy that Matt Campbell’s staff has brought to the program along with the recruiting successes along the way, it’s impossible to not be. But what about this season - t...

MONDAY MUSINGS: Why can’t we be friends?

1 – There is one thing that I have never understood about the constant realignment rumors that the gurus feast on daily: Why would Texas want to leave the Big 12? I just don't understand the motive. This is a classic “big fish in a small pond” scenario...

The new era of CF, Iowa State

Jamie Pollard started at Iowa State in the fall of 2005. I covered his introductory press conference for the Iowa State Daily and will forever remember his opening quote, “This is a great day for Iowa State; this is a great day for Jamie Pollard.” It was a bold...