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The $4.5 Million Dollar Man goes 7 – 6

“We’re not going to get the kind of recruits Ohio St. and Michigan get, traditionally,” Ferentz said. “That’s just the way it is.” [DM Register 1/2] Than why do we pay you more than those coaches? Seems pretty silly to … Continue reading

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Rush has a good point about the NFL …

Rush had a good point about the NFL’s plummeting popularity. Aside from their public relations fiasco with Ray Rice, he pointed out that while the NFL itself is tax-exempt, they extort new stadiums from the taxpayers. And, as he notes, you have a … Continue reading

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I think we’re talking Rose Bowl

Hawkeyes 28 – North East Missouri State Barber College 14 With yesterday’s dominating win over N.E. Missouri State Barber College, I think the future is clear for the Hawkeyes. We’re talking Rose Bowl. Clearly this coaching staff is taking them to … Continue reading

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Most overpaid coach in America loses (Surprise! The streak continues…)

Kirk ‘The Streak’ Ferentz Hey, anyone could lose to the Northern Illinois Huskies! You think it’s easy beating a team with a direction in it’s name? The MAC is one tough conference. Sure they came to your house, but they broke … Continue reading

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What kind of animals are we raising?

Bullying investigated after athlete injured, DM Register 11/4. “She said that about two weeks ago, teammates ‘kept hitting (Kacey Strough) on the head with a football’. He allegedly was struck multiple times and the high school freshman did complain about bullying to … Continue reading

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Mayor of Loserville continues streak

After Iowa’s loss to Purdue Saturday, the thought that came to mind was, shouldn’t the $4 million dollar man pay back a couple of million? That’s the issue. When you go .500 or below, are you worth that $4 million … Continue reading

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Why does the Mayor of Loserville make so much money?

Nobody is saying you have to win every game, but why pay Ferentz as if he did? Mediocrity comes a lot cheaper than $4.5 million a year. That’s the point. This is Iowa, we don’t have world class football, so why … Continue reading

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“Hawkeyes’ offensive woes have ’07 feel”

Today’s Register article by Randy Peterson, detailing just how bad the Hawkeyes are, causes me to ask the question once again, WHY is Ferentz the highest paid coach in the Big 10??? Good grief, if you can’t even be competitive … Continue reading

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Synchronized diving???

Good grief NBC, give me a break. Devoting prime time television coverage to the dumbest sport since that whole ribbon and ball thing in gymnastics?? Why two divers? Why not four? Why not synchronized hammer throw? Synchronized balance beam? This … Continue reading

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I could listen to ‘Soundoff’, if it wasn’t for Jon Miller

Like a lot of young twits, Jon Miller on WHO radio’s sports show Soundoff, thinks he has to “cover” for the 107-year-old Jim Zabel. Miller continually talks over and interrupts Zabel. Trust me Miller, I bet half the audience would … Continue reading

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