Well, is he right? You be the judge:
Hawk Central's Sean Keeler says that ISU’s Arnaud learns to stop beating himself up.
From Randy Peterson, ISU’s Knott ‘too small’ for everyone but Rhoads
From Mark Emmery, Iowa-Iowa State: Part two of a glimpse into the rivalry’s past
Sports Illustrated reminds us that ISU hasn't scored a touchdown in years in Iowa State looks to snap TD drought against Iowa
From the Mason City Globe Gazette, Iowa State's Arnaud ready to avenge 2009 nightmare
The Cedar Rapids Gazette team of Marc Morehouse and Scott Dochterman have released their first podcast for this week. Monday's edition of the bi-weekly show discusses EIU and looks ahead to Iowa State.
Also, from Dochterman, Iowa-ISU series has future road blocks
GoCylcones is also worried about the non-TD streak in Cyclones preparing to end TD drought
Both Hawkeye and Cyclone fans can come together this weekend for a worthy cause, per the Marshalltown Times-Republican, Iowa, Iowa State fans can aid Emergency Food Box at Hy-Vee
Also, from the Times-Republican, Iowa’s young O-line makes a stand
In other news, the newest edition of the AP and Coaches poll should be released today (I think). Mike Hlas, of the Cedar Rapids Gazette, let's us see his ballot for week 1. He had Iowa at #6 on his preseason ballot, they are there no more.
FightforIowa blog, which is now participating in BlogPoll, was a little more reluctant to drop the Hawks. He has his week 1 poll in his latest blog post.
Finally, don't forget to turn on NBC to see Josh Koeppel on the Today Show. He's coming on in five minutes.