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FILE - In this Sept. 12, 2009, file photo, Iowa coach Kirk Ferentz, left, greets Iowa State coach Paul Rhoads before an NCAA college football game in Ames, Iowa.  The rival coaches will meet for the second time on Saturday, and it looks as though they could be battling each other for years to come. (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall, File)
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FILE - In this Sept. 12, 2009, file photo, Iowa coach Kirk Ferentz, left, greets Iowa State coach Paul Rhoads before an NCAA college football game in Ames, Iowa. The rival coaches will meet for the second time on Saturday, and it looks as though they could be battling each other for years to come. (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall, File)

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