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Gettleman hired as Panthers GM

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Somebody explain to me why this is a good hire(not saying it isn't). I just know nothing about the man.

he took the Giants,Bills and one other team to the SUPER BOWL

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he took the Giants,Bills and one other team to the SUPER BOWL

What we're his responsibilities with the other teams and how does that qualify him to be a GM?

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he took the Giants,Bills and one other team to the SUPER BOWL

Actually part of six teams that went to the Super Bowl. Three won, three lost.

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What we're his responsibilities with the other teams and how does that qualify him to be a GM?

He basically took the giants from sub par to being a really good team in the NFC east

Mostly GM's have to work out

Contracts

Free Agency

Scouting for the Draft

Hiring and Firing Personal

Stadium

He's main goal is Building a championship team To Carolina.

He will fix our cap 17+ million over.

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I think this is a great hire. The guy brings tons of experience and comes from a great organization. A lot of the candidates actually sounded great, but I think Jerry did something good here. Can't wait to see what the Gettlemeister does with this team.

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Interesting notes from Gantt on his Twitter.

Scouts are a notoriously clubby, clique-ish lot. Very few personnel men rip Dave Gettleman. RT @jamos14: Whats your opinion on the hire?

Gettleman's known in the business as a grinder. Not a politician. Not a talker. From a personality standpoint, that's not unlike Hurney.

Hurney reference aside, good stuff to hear.

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Relieved it wasn't Beane. Still anticipate hearing his name tossed around some this off season in some capacity.

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Also this tweet from Pat Hanlon, Giants Senior Vice President of Communications

A lot of people do great work in relative anonymity in NFL. I"m glad people know Dave Gettleman's name today!

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Wonder how long it'll be before the vitriol starts towards this man. God knows thats the only thing this fanbase is good at.

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decisions don't age

I wonder why my phone would change tough to young.

Doesn't matter.

I have never been one to over react to GM decisions.

Cause I call out the majority on it, ragingbull takes it personal, and says I'm beatings the board.

Laughable poo from both of ya.

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This from Ernie Accorsi (via Joe Person's Twitter)

"I am very happy for Dave. He is totally deserving and he's joining a good organization and a great owner."

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In addition to making a great hire, JR and Morrison should be commended for trolling the hell out of the writers that cover the Panthers. They actually succeeded in convincing them that a guy with zero experience had a shot at the GM job.

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