BEGINNING AND THE END. Steve Malchow writes a piece about how yesterday's Pro Day and start of spring football practice signal both the end and the beginning for many Cyclone football players.
WE PROMOTE ANYTHING. Malchow with another piece about how Iowa State was only one of 11 schools to make the NCAA volleyball tournament, play in a bowl game, and send both their men's and women's teams to the NCAA basketball tournament. It's worth noting that Big XII schools Baylor, Kansas State, and Texas also pulled off this feat.
PRACTICE HIGHLIGHTS. If you're like me, you are starving for anything related to football and Cyclones.com has highlights from the first day of spring practice. Wide receivers can be seen working on cut blocking in their video and Rhoads gives a pointed speech about maintaining focus before practice starts.
QUARTERBACKS AND PLAYBOOKS. Chris Williams discusses the heated quarterback battle this spring and takes a look at injuries; while Andrew Logue of the Des Moines Register writes about the streamlined playbook that Courtney Messingham has installed for his offense.
ALL OUR ARTICLES BELONG TO US. Here is a link to the Ames Tribune's Sports page that has some good articles about spring football. However, if you're like us you've used your monthly allotment of 12 articles and now have to pay the low, low price of $14.33/month; well then you won't be reading much.