Thursday's Iowa State sports links

"We can still set a school-record for wins. Keeping the rushing streak alive would have been nice, but it's better to win as many football games as we've won - and still have a chance to win."
Streak likely to end, but does anybody care?
Des Moines Register

"One of the goals I set was to play somewhere hot in December. Well, Boise, Idaho, sure as hell isn't going to be hot in December. We're going to try and go somewhere hotter than that."
Players, coaches dreaming of warm-weather trip
Ames Tribune

"Normally we've got three or four guys running on Mondays. We had 17. That was sickening. That's just not Iowa State football. That stuff doesn't happen at Iowa State."
Pay for play
Ames Tribune

"I guess I don't know what a Heisman candidate is anymore. It's all about hype, and, honestly, ESPN has more control over who wins it. It's all about controlling the media, and those guys in the booth at ESPN on Thursday nights have access to more voters than anybody."
Buff offense in very capable hands
Quad City Times

Danielsen got what he always wanted—a chance
Cedar Rapids Gazette

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