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As long as he realizes that he can't run the college offense in the NFL and runs a smart NFL offense then I'd be for him

The only coach stupid enough to do that was Rivera.

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Wow...

Chip Kelly would be an NFL asset because of his ability to recruit players based on his offensive scheme... His offense would get torn apart in the NFL. Why? because NFL defenses are tooooo fast and too disciplined to fall for that poo. His offense works because everyone on that team runs a 4.2 while the defenses he plays run 4.8's

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I don't JR would be willing to go after Chip Kelly.

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Your last two posts are ironic gold.

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Funny

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Your last two posts are ironic gold.

You should know irony cause you have swam in it the past few years.

No way we take a QB, No way... Opps here is Cam Newton.

Newton is not a NFL QB... Opps Newton breaks the records.

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I don't think you bring in a guy who runs a top notch College offense (which is taboo around here at the moment) and then expect him to seamlessly transform his style to a pro style and be just as good at it.

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He's definitely a guy that has a strong mind, is constantly organized, and knows how to work players & keep them disciplined... but doing that with 19 & 20 year olds is completely different from fully grown men.

I personally think he'd be good, as long as he runs a pro system, yet keeps his creative mindset. Can't run his Oregon offense here.

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Not no, but Hell No.

His success has been based almost totally on a tweaked version of the read option offense that will never work at the NFL level. Never. How will he adjust? Who knows?

You guys love the read option so much??? LOL

Strike one.

He seems almost completely indifferent to what occurs on the defensive side of the ball, so he will have to be coupled with a top defensive guy. Even as we speak, his always suspect defense is getting gashed by USC...This is Chip Kelly's BEST defense at Oregon. They are 35th in the FBS....and this after playing a weak schedule.

Strike two.

The guy has no NFL experience. Zero. NADA. NONE. ZILTCHERINO.

Not as a Head Coach, assistant, player or even ball boy.

Basically you are crossing your fingers and hoping Chip Kelly is Jimmy Johnson. I believe Jimmy Johnson is the only college head coach to move to the NFL and win a Superbowl with no NFL experience. And Johnson went to Dallas after appearing in two national championship games (winning one), in 5 years at Miami. All while running a sophisticated Pro-style offense.

Strike three.

This, this and this.

Has the level of desperation officially reached critical mass to the point there's a coaching dart board and posters are just picking off names a couple times a week?

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This, this and this.

Has the level of desperation officially reached critical mass to the point there's a coaching dart board and posters are just picking off names a couple times a week?

at least it's not a Gene Chizik thread

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at least it's not a Gene Chizik thread

It's only a matter of time, my friend...

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I'm all aboard the Chip Kelly bandwagon. Found an interesting article that made the case for me. Chip Kelly and the Panthers could revolutionize the NFL

http://www.thepostgame.com/blog/men-action/201211/how-oregon-coach-chip-kelly-can-spark-moneyball-revolution-nfl

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