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“The kids are eager to be coached and realized the mistakes they had made that largely contributed to our loss.”

While Griffin is developing into a legitimate Heisman Trophy contender, Iowa State’s junior quarterback is having a solid season of his own.

Steele Jantz has thrown seven TDs and run for two others while also completing passes to 11 different receivers. He has also led the Cyclones to go-ahead touchdowns in the fourth quarter of all three victories.

Griffin has thrown touchdowns to seven different receivers, but he obviously has a favorite target: Kendall Wright has 40 receptions with seven TDs and leads the nation with 155.3 receiving yards a game.

“Kendall’s a great athlete. So you’ve just got to trust him and believe that he’s going to make every catch,” Griffin said. “And he’s done that so far this year.”

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