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#31 VMIPanther

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Posted 10 November 2009 - 12:04 PM

When do y'all see a change being made at both GM and HC? Do Hurney and Fox get let go the Monday after the Saints game? I hope it happens quick so they can start making moves for next year.

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Posted 10 November 2009 - 05:01 PM

It ain't happenin' mid-season.

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Posted 10 November 2009 - 05:39 PM

I still like Jimmy Raye from San diego..his draft picks speak for themselves...he took Drew brees and LT just to name a few.

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Posted 10 November 2009 - 05:41 PM

JR will let them dig their grave and will step over it to congratulate the next one.

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Posted 10 November 2009 - 06:12 PM

If we get a new Gm, I don't want one who learned under some coach or staff like ours did, when there was no salary cap. We all seen how good his teacher did in his second stint in the NFL when he came back during the salary cap era!

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Posted 10 November 2009 - 06:30 PM

Hurney may have messed up with Delhommes Contract but thats not nearly enough to get rid of him. By far he has been one of the better GMs in the league.

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Posted 10 November 2009 - 06:42 PM

Hurney may have messed up with Delhommes Contract but thats not nearly enough to get rid of him. By far he has been one of the better GMs in the league.


In what way. I think he is an excellent cap manger (before you say the Pep situaiton the man did find a way to fit one player making 17 million onto a team and still have them competitive). His drafting has been middle of the road and his FA signings (escpicially the big ones), Keyshawn, Whale (who gets a pulling G to play on a power football team), and DJ Hacket have been huge failures. His best year was last year when he got Brayton and Vincent (both off the scrap heap).

But I keep coming back to his inability to find talent at the skill positions on O (other then RB). We have no QB or #2 WR (I like Jarrett but come on is that the best you can do). He should be gone if nothing else for letting those two positions (two of the most important on the team) become huge glaring weaknesses.

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Posted 18 November 2009 - 11:35 PM

Probably should have included Marty Schottenheimer among the possible "former coach" candidates. I know others have mentioned him, but after hearing him on an interview with Packer today, I'd say he can safely be left off.

Schottenheimer said there was "zero chance" that he'd be associated with any NFL team as a GM or head coach next season. He feels like he had a good 30 year run, and he's happy in his retirement.

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Posted 30 November 2009 - 01:43 AM

From PFT: Possible bearing on next season in both the coach and GM positions

Ruskell won't return to Seattle

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Posted 30 November 2009 - 12:12 PM

I think this thread is now more relevant as well.