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By Chris Williams, CycloneFanatic.com Publisher
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AMES — For three years, Iowa State fans have gone to Jack Trice Stadium and seen jersey numbers 47 and 20 zip all over the football field like cheetahs in the jungle. This pair of All-Big 12 linebackers has given the Cyclone Nation some great memories. Wins over No. 2 Oklahoma State and Iowa come to mind as highlights in 2011. Of course there was a Texas in 2010.
As true freshmen, these two were mad men on special teams. Fans saw then what could be to come in the very near future.
During their sophomore and junior campaigns, the bash brothers combined to record an unbelievable 472 tackles. Knott was a Big 12 honorable mention Defensive Player of the year in 2010. Klein was the Big 12′s Co-Defensive Player of the year in 2011.
And now for the “Captain Obvious” statement of the day…
Jake Knott and A.J. Klein are special. Very, very, very special that is.
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