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Demond Tucker primed to make his mark on the D-line

 AMES — Demond Tucker’s never been shy about shooting for the stars. It simply doesn’t matter that being tagged as “undersized” forced his game underground — off the radar for a number of highly successful college football programs largely because he’s...
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WILLIAMS: Pre-spring depth chart musings

AMES --- Paul Rhoads held his pre-spring press conference on Monday morning and with that, a fresh depth chart was released.CLICK HERE to view the depth chart. Below are the need-to-know notes from the new depth chart, the depth chart itself and other position chang...
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Trench talk: JUCOs aim to shore up depleted interior

 AMES — Iowa State offensive line coach Brandon Blaney needed to execute a mental rewind. The Patrick Scoggins he’d met via video highlights flashed the prototypical blend of meanness and skill he seeks in an interior lineman. The one he’d met in person? A p...
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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...