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"All he does is goes out and plays at a very high level each Saturday. I was watching television last Saturday night – ESPN. They were running through the list of Heisman Trophy candidates and they were all quarterbacks. Chris is a heck of a football player, the best in the country right now, but he's not a quarterback so it doesn't sound like Chris has a chance."
Brown looks to be odd man out of Heisman race
Des Moines Register

"I liked the fact of young people really wanted to be at a place and they're not just recruited into submission. We got exactly what we needed. We got talented kids. We got kids with great work ethic. Kids that are going to be better players down the road than they are today. Three of them are 4.0 students and one is really weak at 3.7. They fit our fan base."
Fennelly impressed with fall signing class
Ames Tribune

"Time will tell in determining how great this class will be, but we feel very good about the players we have coming in."
Recruiting class filled needs, Eustachy says
Quad City Times

"I wasn't that big. Not at all. I was just happy to get a scholarship. I wasn't any big deal."
Brown, Wallace fell under recruiting radar screens
Denver Post

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Rocky Mountain News

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