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Official 2012/2013 coach firings thread...

Discussion in 'Chargers Fan Forum' started by Carlsbad_Bolt_Fan, Dec 29, 2012.

  1. CoronaDoug

    CoronaDoug Well-Known Member

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    If Buddy hits the road he may be changing his ticket to Buffalo.
     
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  2. CoronaDoug

    CoronaDoug Well-Known Member

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    Bears ask for permission to interview Mike McCoy
    profootballtalk.nbcsports.com/2012/12/31/bears-ask-for-permission-to-interview-mike-mccoy/
     
  3. Bolts4lyfe

    Bolts4lyfe BoltTalker

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    I'd put money on AJ heading to New York
     
  4. CoronaDoug

    CoronaDoug Well-Known Member

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    No way in hell AJ could exist with Rex.
     
  5. Pointyearedog

    Pointyearedog I love the smell of football in the morning.

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    Upstate NY...
     
  6. CoronaDoug

    CoronaDoug Well-Known Member

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    AJ likes his puppets coaches to be a little more low key. Then again how great would it be to see the AJ/Rex **** fight. :roflmao: Norv could be OC and Rivera DC. :eek:
     
  7. CoronaDoug

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    Before noon, six NFL teams had fired their head coaches: The Bills fired Chan Gailey, the Bears fired Lovie Smith, the Chiefs fired Romeo Crennel, the Browns fired Pat Shurmur and the Eagles fired Andy Reid, and although the Chargers haven’t formally announced that Norv Turner is fired, everyone in San Diego knows that decision has already been made and is just being announced later in the day because the Chargers are on Pacific time.
    Four general managers — Cleveland’s Tom Heckert, San Diego’s A.J. Smith, Jacksonville’s Gene Smith and the Jets’ Mike Tannenbaum — are also out.
    Coaches who haven’t yet learned their fates include Arizona’s Ken Whisenhunt, Carolina’s Ron Rivera and Jacksonville’s Mike Mularkey.
    To keep on top of all of the news in the NFL coaching world, regularly refresh ourPFT coaching and front office hiring and firing tracker.
     
  8. BoltFanDC

    BoltFanDC Objects In Mirror Are Closer Than They Appear...

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    Might also want to watch Tennessee. Bud Adams is reportedly quite PO'd.

    EDIT: NFLN reports Munchak will be back in 2013.
     
  9. BoltFanDC

    BoltFanDC Objects In Mirror Are Closer Than They Appear...

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    It's official. Norv and AJ are gone per Mike Lombardi of NFL Network
     
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    BoltFanDC Objects In Mirror Are Closer Than They Appear...

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    Arizona Cardinals have fired GM Rod Graves and Coach Ken Whisenhunt. Reported on NFLN.
     
  11. Kj1551

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    Ken Whisenhunt would be great here
     
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  12. DenverBolt67

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    As an OC
     
  13. CoronaDoug

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    Russ Brandon’s solo meeting with Ralph Wilson not viewed as good news for Buddy Nix

    Posted by Mike Florio on December 31, 2012, 5:26 PM EST

    AP
    The Bills already have fired their head coach, even though their G.M. said he was safe.

    Now, their G.M. may be in danger, grave or otherwise.

    Tim Graham of the Buffalo News reports that team CEO Russ Brandon has traveled to Detroit to meet with owner Ralph Wilson. The fact that Brandon went alone is being viewed as bad news for General Manager Buddy Nix.

    If so, we should find out soon enough.

    http://profootballtalk.nbcsports.com/category/rumor-mill/


    AJ?
     
  14. Carlsbad_Bolt_Fan

    Carlsbad_Bolt_Fan Well-Known Member

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    Can't agree with that. Cards finished strong in 2011, started 4-0 in 2012 and then droped 10 straight games.
     
  15. matilack

    matilack #therealagent47

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    My predictions...as if it means anything...

    Chargers: Bruce Arians
    Bears: Ray Horton
    Bills: Lovie Smith
    Chiefs: Kirk Ferentz - Pioli is a lot like AJ, he skips the homework and just hires people he knows.
    Browns: Jay Gruden
    Eagles: Chip Kelly
    Cardinals: Andy Reid
     
  16. DenverBolt67

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    The only question I have about Arians is his age and whether Dean would want someone younger. Arians is 60, I am not sure if Dean will want a guy that old

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  17. matilack

    matilack #therealagent47

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    My reasoning is we'd be hiring Arians for the sake of Rivers, Rivers is not a spring chicken anymore either, and when one goes they'll both go. Its kind of a win now before the true rebuilding starts situation.

    That said I'm not one who believes we can only go offensive minded HC.
     
  18. DenverBolt67

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    I agree, and he is who I would like, but I am just not sure it will happen
     

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