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Cyclones
Turning Point?  And Keeping a Promise…

Turning Point? And Keeping a Promise…

Sep

2014

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By Andrew Gogerty I was pretty hard on the Cyclones in my blog last week and I promised I’d take back everything negative I said if they would just find a way to start winning.  Trailing 14-3, late in the second quarter, the Cyclones were moving the ball nicely—75 yards down the field all the ...

Pessimism Abounds For Cy Hawk Week

Pessimism Abounds For Cy Hawk Week

Sep

2014

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By Andrew Gogerty Call it a “curse.”  Call it “bad luck.”  Call it “We just plain stink.”  Call it whatever you want right now…we flat-out don’t know how to win football games.  Some Cyclones fans considered last Saturday’s loss to Kansas State a “moral victory.”  At first, I bought into that myself a little bit.  ...

What Happened?  What Happens From Here?

What Happened? What Happens From Here?

Sep

2014

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By Andrew Gogerty Like my web site last weekend, my beloved Cyclones crashed against North Dakota State.  Whether or not head coach Paul Rhoads fully recovers from that crash remains to be seen.  Honestly, I haven’t felt that low about our football program in a long, long time.  Today, starting right tackle Jacob Gannon unexpectedly ...

Hawkeyes
Pitt Preview

Pitt Preview

Sep

2014

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By Mathew Gogerty Perhaps by now most Hawkeye fans have stepped away from the ledge, and gotten a better grip on reality.  I was as disappointed as anyone last weekend, but let’s be honest here, everyone knew that coach Ferentz was going to use that last timeout to try to ice the kicker.  And let’s ...

Cy-Hawk Preview

Cy-Hawk Preview

Sep

2014

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By Mathew Gogerty You know the old adage “A win, is a win, is a win”, well that certainly rings true for last week’s underwhelming performance against Ball State.  I mentioned in my last article (Ball State Preview) that perhaps I wasn’t giving the Cardinals the credit they were due, and boy was I right ...

Ball State Preview

Ball State Preview

Sep

2014

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By Mathew Gogerty Perhaps the most difficult non-conference game is out of the way and Iowa is 1-0 to start the season.  Next up is an opponent out of the MAC conference that’s also 1-0, the Ball State Cardinals. Ball State defeated Colgate last week 30-10 with what appeared to be a pretty stout rushing ...