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The Ax Has Officially Fallen on Norv and AJ

Discussion in 'Chargers Fan Forum' started by BoltFanDC, Dec 31, 2012.

  1. ChargerJeff

    ChargerJeff Boltaholic

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    It's finally over. I vividly remember the day norv was hired and I will remember this day for a long time as well. I blame AJ much more than Norv. Norv was hired to do a job he was unqualified to do. He failed but the real failure began the day AJ hired him.
     
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  2. MasterOfPuppets

    MasterOfPuppets Charger fan since 1979

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    you're just a bitter person aren't you? if they hire Raye without interviewing other GM candidates I bet you would still complain
     
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  3. CoronaDoug

    CoronaDoug Official Hater

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    Yes and Yes. :p
     
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  4. FCBolt

    FCBolt Well-Known Member

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    Great to have AJ out the damn door.
     
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  5. Savage Lizard

    Savage Lizard FORMER Charger fan at 7000'

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    Responding to myself...

    I forgot to add that he's probably at a circle jerk with Jay Paris.
     
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  6. FCBolt

    FCBolt Well-Known Member

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    Reason #1: AJs run of crap drafts.
     
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  7. Ride The Lightning

    Ride The Lightning Join the Dark Side, we have cookies.

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    YES
     
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  8. Blue Bolt

    Blue Bolt Persona Non Grata

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    I wasn't aware that Gehlken had a sense of humor. ;)
     
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  9. CoronaDoug

    CoronaDoug Official Hater

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    No kidding. The guy is really dull.
     
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  10. ChargerMike

    ChargerMike BoltBruthaFromAnuthMutha

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    BRUUUUUUUUUUUUUUCE!!!!!!!!!:abq2:
     
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  11. AnteaterCharger

    AnteaterCharger Carpe Diem et omni Mundio Staff Member Super Moderator Podcaster

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    Dean Spanos is acting like Marcellus in Pulp Fiction: go out there, tell those mfing charger fans to chill the F down and wait for the Wolf to appear.
     
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  12. Blue Bolt

    Blue Bolt Persona Non Grata

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    When Acee is your comic relief, you're in trouble.
     
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  13. MasterOfPuppets

    MasterOfPuppets Charger fan since 1979

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    comes with being a Charger fan I guess
     
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  14. ChargerMike

    ChargerMike BoltBruthaFromAnuthMutha

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    Me thinks we need a final bonus Bolt Podcast: SPECIAL EDITION!!!! ;)
     
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  15. CoronaDoug

    CoronaDoug Official Hater

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    Let me guess, Dean is going to wait until the first wave of free agent GM's and Coaches are off the market.
     
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  16. Scott the Rock

    Scott the Rock BoltTalker

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    That's great......now to whoever takes over, while your runnin the show, don't forget to bring in lineman or you will be in the same boat!
     
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  17. HEXEDBOLT

    HEXEDBOLT Don't like it, lump it!!!

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    I was never on the AJ bandwagon like the many fools tagging him as God. On Norv I just hoped providence would shine on him for once because it was the Chargers which he was chosen to lead. Carry on!!!!.
     
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  18. Lance19

    Lance19 BoltTalker

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    Well, it's not like there's ANY consensus here, anyway, of who would actually be a good pick.
    (and the perpetually bitter are probably withholding their preferences just so they can complain no matter who ends up with the job!) :rolleyes:
     
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  19. powayslugger

    powayslugger No longer a fan- FU Spanos

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    Six years of putrid head coaching gets washed away today. Good riddance Norvy boy... and don't let the door hit you in the *** on the way out.
     
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  20. Concudan

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    I am not sure how he could have been a scape goat. While the OL was horrid there are areas that Norv just didnt seem to be able to control, such as having the players mentally attuned to the aspect of the games (late hits out of bounds, etc).

    Norv was definately not a bad coach for us, but he needed a stronger supporting cast. What would have made me mad was if AJ was retained. I blame him more for our current state than Norv.
     
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  21. Fossil

    Fossil BoltTalker

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    "The search for a new general manager and head coach has been ongoing for weeks.
    About a month ago, Spanos first contacted former Packers general manager Ron Wolf, who has been hired as a consultant to help in the search. He will join Spanos, son John Spanos and assistant general manager Ed McGuire in the process to first find the Chargers' next general manager, who will then join the effort to find Turner's replacement."

    Good, because Spanos had been consulting with Jimmy Johnson for more than a decade, and we can see where that got us.
     
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  22. Blue Bolt

    Blue Bolt Persona Non Grata

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    Yep, Norv had is flaws as a HC, but the erosion of the roster is what doomed this team to mediocrity..... in the end, you need talent to win.
     
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  23. Mr. D™

    Mr. D™ Who Dey!!

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    [​IMG]
     
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  24. AnteaterCharger

    AnteaterCharger Carpe Diem et omni Mundio Staff Member Super Moderator Podcaster

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    We will definitely be on the air 7pm PST this week
     
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  25. AnteaterCharger

    AnteaterCharger Carpe Diem et omni Mundio Staff Member Super Moderator Podcaster

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    Dean to the fans

     
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  26. HEXEDBOLT

    HEXEDBOLT Don't like it, lump it!!!

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    Who are the two midgets in your avatar. Goofy looking dudes indeed, but funny.
     
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  27. Mr. D™

    Mr. D™ Who Dey!!

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    thought Midgets were supposed to be 4 foot tall or smaller?

    my brother aka Hollywood Leo in the Charger Jacket is 5'8 while I am (in the Bengal jersey ) 5'7
     
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  28. HEXEDBOLT

    HEXEDBOLT Don't like it, lump it!!!

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    Must be the camera angle and it looks like a set Photoshop cut. What a trip.
     
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  29. Concudan

    Concudan ...

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    I believe given PC, and the recent release of movies that the prefered term would be "Dwarves" or "Hobbits"...
     
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  30. Lance19

    Lance19 BoltTalker

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    I'm sure he didn't mean anything personal by it. :)

    p.s. Loved you guys in the Wizard of Oz!
     
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