Cardinals sign veteran WR Crabtree to 1-year deal
The Arizona Cardinals have another potential big-play threat to their new-look offense.
The team announced on Monday night it had signed veteran receiver Michael Crabtree to a one-year...
Iowa State looks to grad transfer Pettway at WR
AMES, Iowa (AP) — Iowa State lost star wide receiver Hakeem Butler to the NFL a year earlier than expected.
Graduate transfer La'Michael Pettway joined the Cyclones in hopes of joining...
Deep Cyclones seeking replacements for Butler, Montgomery
AMES, Iowa (AP) — Iowa State should have one of the most talented teams in school history.
The Cyclones will also be without two of the most gifted players they've ever had in wide receiver...
No. 23 Iowa State looks for 5th straight win vs Baylor
Baylor (5-4, 3-3 Big 12) at No. 23 Iowa State (5-3, 4-2, No. 22 CFP), 3:30 EST (FS1).
Line: Iowa State by 14½
Series record: Baylor leads 9-7.
WHAT'S AT STAKE?
Iowa State still has a shot at the Big 12 title game, but it can't afford any more slipups after a 1-3 start. Baylor can become bowl eligible, which would be huge for a young roster coming off a 1-11 season.
Butler on pace to be one of best WRs in Iowa State history
AMES, Iowa (AP) — When Iowa State coach Matt Campbell challenged Hakeem Butler to become the Cyclones' go-to receiver this year, Butler simply nodded and went to work.
Now, with the No. 23 Cyclones (5-3, 4-2 Big 12) heading into the stretch run of their season, Butler has more than met that challenge.
Safety, Butler TD push Iowa State past Texas Tech 40-31
AMES, Iowa (AP) — This used to be the time of the year when Iowa State would start to fade — if it hadn't already.
Coach Matt Campbell and the Cyclones have instead finished their second straight October unbeaten, and they're peaking heading into the sport's most crucial month.
Texas Tech's Alex Bowman was forced into a safety with 4:39 left, Hakeem Butler added a 48-yard TD catch from Brock Purdy just over two minutes later and Iowa State rallied to beat the Red Raiders 40-31 on Saturday.
ISU football: Cyclones still loaded with talented receivers
AMES — The best receiver in Iowa State football history, Allen Lazard, has graduated and is likely moving on to play in the NFL.
Also missing are 513-yard receiver Marchie Mudock and 469-yard receiver Trever Ryen due to graduation.
But Iowa State is confident it has the players needed to reload, not rebuild, the receiving corps.
Iowa State ends 2-game skid with 23-13 victory at Baylor
WACO, Texas (AP) — Hakeem Butler made an over-the-shoulder catch and then broke away from two defenders for an Iowa State touchdown.
Butler's highlight 67-yard catch-and-run score on a pass from freshman Zeb Noland just before halftime put the Cyclones ahead to stay, and they clinched a winning conference record for the first time since 2000 with their 23-13 victory at Baylor on Saturday.
Four-down territory: Iowa State
Four things the football teams from Iowa State and Iowa can do to put themselves in position for a victory in Saturday's 11 a.m. game at Jack Trice Stadium in Ames:
Playmakers emerge for Cyclones in opener
AMES, Iowa (AP) — One of Iowa State's biggest questions heading into 2017 was whether it could overcome its deficiencies by leaning heavily on its playmakers.
The Cyclones got the answers they were looking for in their opener.
Iowa State turned two interceptions into touchdowns and got two more TDs from running back David Montgomery in last weekend's 42-24 win over Northern Iowa of the FCS.