Auburn fans, you can’t say you haven’t been given fair warning about this season.
… Chizik believes he also was close to turning around Iowa State. He inherited a Cyclones team that went 4-8 in 2006, after going 7-5 in consecutive seasons under coach Dan McCarney in 2004 and ’05. Iowa State went 3-9 in Chizik’s first season in 2007. Last year, the Cyclones opened the season with victories over Football Championship Subdivision opponent South Dakota State and Kent State, but then lost their last 10 games to finish 2-10.
“I have no question in my mind that we were definitely on the right track,” Chizik said…
According to Chizik, he faces a similar rebuilding job at Auburn.