Game Thread **Official Illinois vs. Iowa Game Thread - 11:00am on ESPN2**

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  1. douglasbader

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    Should be ranked around #22 with a chance to go 6-0 at Kinnick for Homecoming. Still a lot of injuries to work through with Tevaun Smith out and likely Boone Myers. Illinois is pretty bad against the pass and run, but they have a good QB.
     
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    pound the rock and avoid getting cj hit
     
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    I would be pretty worried about beating up too much on Canzeri. Need to get one of the back up guys a decent amount of carries.
     
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    Frat Boys from Wahlert in a Bird Costume - 35
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    Iowa 45
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    Ill/Nebraska game on right now on BTN.

    Good preview of things to come. Illinois just drove 80 yards but failed on a 4th down. They have some decent athletes on the field.
     
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    It's weird how Iowa was poised to start this season with a stable of competent backs, and here we are, 5 games in and essentially depending on one horse yet again.
     
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    Iowa 24
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    Iowa will be ranked 19.
     
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    theres a new sheriff in town, boyz
     
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    Myers news...

     
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    I think you are going to be closer and I will pick #22. Wisconsin (19) and West Virginia (23) are going to drop out. Oklahoma State (20), Mississippi State (21), California (24) and Florida (25) losing will help out to get that high.

    Toledo and Oregon are going to move into the rankings most likely and could be higher than Iowa.
     
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    Here are two things that I now know are true:

    1. Iowa can absolutely win the West, and are quite possibly the favorites.

    2. Ohio State and Michigan State are very strong, but they are not invincible.
     
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    I'll be cheering my ass off for Jake Rudock next week.

    Would be nice to get some help, even if it's only Week 2 in conference play.
     
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    Absolutely, will be huge fans of Michigan and Rudock next week. Same thing with Nebraska.
     
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    This is my guess as well
     
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    I would guess that Iowa gets one of the following announcer combos next week....

    Mark Jones and Rod Gilmore w/ Quint Kessenich
    Beth Mowins and Anthony Becht w/ Paul Carcaterra
    Adam Amin and Kelly Stouffer w/ Olivia Harlan

    The shitty thing is Beth Mowins had the 11am game on ESPN2 this week, so would bet she gets it again for this game.
     
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    Iowa is gonna be 26th, boys. It's gonna be bullshit.
     
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    No way. Only chance that happens is if Oklahoma State, Mississippi State, California and Florida all win.
     
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    Watching this game, IL blows.
     
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    nm wrong thread
     
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    Illinois!!!
     
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    Iowa 3
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    #B 1 G
     
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    Nebraska should feel bad
     
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    Illinois lost their best RB Josh Ferguson likely for a few weeks.
     
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    27-6. Boom!
     
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    Illinois Defense: We had to try.

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    Iowa 42

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    The last time Iowa was ranked Obama was President
     
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    42 points for Iowa? I'll assume you are drunk.
     
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    I'll assume you are a retarded fucking n00b who does goatse flicks with the Illini football team.
     
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    Hopefully Illinois blew their load today and are happy with the signature shitty win.
     
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    Doesn't matter. They needed 6 free shots at the end zone at home to beat a shitty Nebraska.
     
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    It was more than that, Nebraska had to gift them time to do it.
     
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    Doesn't matter how it happened. We certainly didn't need an overly confident Illjnois team showing up
     
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    I hope we destroy Illinois and all their players and coaches get buttfucked by Lexington Steele and Mandingo after the game.

    And then they all get AIDS.
     
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    wrong thread. Carry on....
     
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    field turf is so much better than natural grass
     
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    Iowa City here I come!

    Chooo Chooo motherfucker!
     
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    I don't think I've met anyone who has actually played on field turf who still prefers natural grass.
     
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    you dont recall players slipping all over on Iowas grass field?
     
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    Fuck Illinois. The hype train is awesome.
     
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    should've clarified I was referring only to aesthetics
     

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