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Nick Fett: Driver, mover, walk-on pile pusher

AMES — As a youngster, Nick Fett drove a golf cart into a country club sand trap.As a walk-on tackle-turned-guard, the Iowa State lineman helped push running back Mike Warren into the corridor of history as a 1,000-yard rusher. Not a bad approach shot for the fi...
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CFTV: Sturdy sees challenge in OSU defense

AMES --- Iowa State offensive coordinator Todd Sturdy knows the Cyclones are set to face another tough test this week in the Oklahoma State defense. The Cowboys have had one of the best defenses in the Big 12 so far this season, ranking third in the league in total...
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CFTV: Sturdy previews the OU defense

AMES --- Iowa State offensive coordinator Todd Sturdy knows he has another test in front of him when the Cyclones take on No. 14 Oklahoma Saturday night. The game is set for a 6 p.m. kick and will be broadcast on ESPNU. See Sturdy breakdown the OU defense and ...
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Mike Warren’s fifth gear? “Pretty good.”

 AMES — Mike Warren didn’t see the flag that would negate a possible 60-yard touchdown run in Saturday’s 24-0 win over Texas. Instead, Iowa State’s ultra-productive redshirt freshman running back fastened his gaze on the goal line and attacked it, hard...
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REPORT: Former Washington State coach added to ISU staff

It didn't take Paul Rhoads long to fill the hole on his staff left by Mark Mangino's parting with the program.The Des Moines Register's Randy Peterson reported Thursday afternoon that former Washington State head coach Paul Wulff has been added to the staff as a volunteer assistant for at least the rest of the season. Newly-named offensive coordinator Todd Sturdy led Wulff's off...
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Todd Sturdy’s life these days: “Busy”

 AMES — One word came to Todd Sturdy’s mind when describing the wild and frantic first couple days of Texas game week. “Busy,” ISU’s new offensive coordinator said Tuesday night. That’s one way to put it. Sturdy took the reins of the Cyclones’ o...