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Twenty Things We Should Say More Often (Part 15)

Today we are going to talk about #7 on our list of things we should say more often. My sports team isn’t always the best sports team Being a Cyclone fan in the state of Iowa, it can be very … Continue reading

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Did You Know That About the Big 12?

I might be a little biased, but I think that the Big 12 Conference is one of the best conferences in all of collegiate sports.  Granted, my team is Iowa State and since they are in that conference, I tend … Continue reading

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The Real Mega Superconference

A few months ago, Oklahoma coach Bob Stoops stirred up a healthy debate when he took a few shots at the SEC. “So they’ve had the best team in college football,” Stoops told the Tulsa World.  “They haven’t had the whole … Continue reading

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Reaching Out This Summer

Sometimes as Christ followers, we can find that we can get somewhat introverted.  We don’t mean to, maybe we just get busy.  It may be also due to the fact that we can get very comfortable with our own lives … Continue reading

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Game 12: West Virginia at ISU

31      ISU  24 The Cyclones had a world of opportunities for charting uncharted territory for the Paul Rhoads era if they could find a way to beat West Virginia.  They could accomplish a winning regular season for the first time.  … Continue reading

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Game 11: ISU at Kansas

ISU  51     Kansas  23 On Saturday, Stephanie, my neighbor Aaron, and I had the opportunity to travel to Lawrence, KS for the game.  We traveled down to Valley Stadium in West Des Moines and we boarded the Cyclone Gridiron Club … Continue reading

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Game 10: ISU at Texas

  Texas  33      ISU  7 On a beautiful, warm day in Austin Texas, a capacity crowd of 100,018 watched the Longhorns just dominate the Cyclones.  To be honest, I was tempted to just refer all of you to my blog … Continue reading

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It’s So Much More Than Just a Letter

On Oct. 15, 2012, I had the privilege of attending the ISU Letter Award Ceremony in the Jacobson Athletic Building hosted by the ISU Letterwinners Club.  Thinking back, this is the 9th one of these ceremonies I have personally attended since … Continue reading

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Game 9: Oklahoma at ISU

Oklahoma  35     ISU  20 On a surprisingly warm Nov. morning, 56,585 (3rd largest crowd in school history) faithful ISU fans watched the Sooners just overpower and beat the Cyclones.  I think AJ Klein summed up the game best with the … Continue reading

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Game 8: Baylor at ISU

ISU  35     Baylor  21 It was Iowa State’s 100th Homecoming and a great crowd of 54,877 came out on a cool Saturday evening to see the Cyclones beat the Baylor Bears 35-21 in what was a must win game to … Continue reading

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