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Liberty Bowl offers different kind of rematch

Iowa State and Tulsa don't necessarily think of their Liberty Bowl showdown as a rematch, even though they already faced each other Sept. 1 in the season opener for both teams. So much has changed since Iowa State's 38-23 victory over Tulsa that both teams feel as though they'll be facing an entirely new opponent Monday in a game sponsored by AutoZone. Iowa State quarterback...
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December 30, 2012  |  Discuss

CFTV: Rhoads, Burnham & little brother reflect on Jake Knott's career

Paul Rhoads, Wally Burnham & Jake Knott reflect on Jake's career at Iowa State University. 
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October 31, 2012  |  Discuss

Monday Musings: Knott's toughness is legendary

Chris Williams reflects on the career of Jake Knott as an Iowa State Cyclone in Monday Musings. 
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October 29, 2012  |  Discuss

Iowa St LB Knott likely out for the season

Iowa State senior linebacker Jake Knott is likely out for the season with a torn left shoulder. Cyclones coach Paul Rhoads says Knott, the reigning Big 12 defensive player of the week and a first-team All-Big 12 pick in 2011, had surgery Monday in Chicago. Rhoads says Knott might make it back for a potential bowl game. But the Cyclones won't know more until later in the week...
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October 29, 2012  |  Discuss

Rhoads announces that Jake Knott is out for the season

According to Paul Rhoads, Iowa State linebacker Jake Knott will miss the remainder of the season. 
Via Cyclone Fanatic
October 29, 2012  |  Discuss

LBs Knott, Klein lead revitalized Iowa St defense

Iowa State's program has come to be defined by the fiery, passionate persona of coach Paul Rhoads. The on-field identity of the Cyclones has been forged by seniors Jake Knott and A.J. Klein, a pair of once-overlooked linebackers who've blossomed into one of the top defensive duos in the country. The Cyclones are off to their second straight 3-0 start behind a defense that...
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September 20, 2012  |  Discuss

It's Closing Time: The Good and Bad in Week Two

The lights are on, the band has played its final tune, and the chairs are on the table. It's time to shut down another week and man are they going fast. The Big 12 suffered its first two losses of the young season, there were a couple big wins, and maybe the best part, there's only one more week with FCS opponents on the schedule. Let' start with the good.
September 10, 2012  |  Discuss

Knott, Klein lead deep but young Iowa St defense

(Eds: Updates.) By LUKE MEREDITH AP Sports Writer Iowa State knows it can rely on Jake Knott and A.J. Klein, one of the best linebacking tandems in the nation. It's the other nine defensive starters who will determine just how far the Cyclones go in 2012. Iowa State has plenty of depth on a defense that got better as last season wore on. But where all those pieces fit around...
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August 28, 2012  |  Discuss

NCAA Football Power Rankings: Top 10 Players In Big 12

10. Jake Knott, LB, Iowa State: Knott was pretty much sidelined by injuries near the end of last year.  He had offseason surgery and seems ready to go.  Iowa State is going to be looking to continue momentum from last year and they're going to have to rely on their strong defense to do that.  Knott along with his partner in crime, AJ Klein, look to dominate Big 12 offenses...
Via Football Nation
August 01, 2012  |  Discuss

Williams Blog: The best of Jake Knott is still to come

By Chris Williams, Publisher  Follow Chris on Twitter @ChrisMWilliams   Here’s a scary fact. Other than before his true freshman season at Iowa State, senior linebacker Jake Knott has never entered a fall camp at 100 percent. Before his sophomore season, it was wrist surgery. Prior to last year, it was Knott’s ulna (forearm) that gave him troubles. A shoulder...
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March 29, 2012  |  Discuss
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