Post-Signing Day Evaluation: Patton is breaking down Iowa State's football recruiting class of 2005, one by one. The 17th in a series of 25 player evaluations is City College of San Francisco (Calif.) defensive lineman Thomas Patton.
February 19, 2005

A Change of Scenery Fits Patton

Instead of staying in his comfort zone on the West Coast and giving the Pac-10 another shot, San Francisco City College defensive lineman Thomas Patton wanted something new. The 6-foot-3, 290-pounder is happy to report that place will be Iowa State.
January 3, 2005

Fall Practice Preview: Defense

We're just days away from the beginning of fall football practice, so here's a pre-practice primer on what you should be looking for in fall camp. The defense looks deep and talented, but there are spots where newcomers could make an impact...
August 11, 2003