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Cowboys closing in on Rich Bisaccia / ST Coach

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  1. sureletsrace

    sureletsrace Official CZ Homer

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    Just so you all know..



    MOBILE, Ala. – The Cowboys are still trying to work out the final details, but they have zeroed in on Rich Bisaccia for their special teams coordinator job, according to a source.
    Bisaccia, 52, coached the San Diego Chargers special teams the last two seasons after spending the previous nine seasons coaching with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.
    The Cowboys also interviewed former Buffalo Bills special teams coordinator Bruce DeHaven and former Tennessee Titans special teams coordinator Alan Lowry for the job. Both had previously coached for the Cowboys.


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    http://cowboysblog.dallasnews.com/2...saccia-as-new-special-teams-coordinator.html/
  2. Aven8

    Aven8 Well-Known Member

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    Great choice IMO. I mean that.

    Are we now TB West? :p: Next thing you know Jerry will have a pirate ship in the end zones for the pole dancers!!!
  3. batman36

    batman36 Member

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    Sshhh!!
  4. Picksix

    Picksix A Work in Progress

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    :laugh2: :bow: What an image.
  5. newlander

    newlander Well-Known Member

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    good experience, good age, GOOD reputation....DO it jerrah.
  6. cheftjpeck

    cheftjpeck Active Member

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    Awesome hire!!! A proud member and graduate of New Fairfield High school and the Rebels!!!
  7. movaughn88

    movaughn88 Active Member

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    From ESPN:

    "From 2002-10, Bisaccia worked as Tampa Bay's special teams coach and has a history with new defensive coordinator Monte Kiffin and defensive line coach Rod Marinelli.

    Bisaccia is known as a solid special teams coach, but the Chargers had three punts blocked in 2012."
  8. Iago33

    Iago33 Well-Known Member

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    2012 was after 2010 last time I checked.
  9. Muhast

    Muhast Newo

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    Just curious, how do you pronounce his name?
  10. anava

    anava Well-Known Member

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    I believe 2010 is when he left the Bucs. In 2012 he was with the Chargers who allowed the 3 blocked punts.
  11. Risen Star

    Risen Star Likes Collector Zone Supporter

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    Rich. Rhymes with stitch.
  12. FLCowboyFan

    FLCowboyFan Hoping to be half the man Tom Landry was.

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    Wow that is awful editing! How could they let that get through?
  13. Risen Star

    Risen Star Likes Collector Zone Supporter

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    Bisaccia (pronounced Buh-sach-ee-a) was with the Bucs until 2010. The Chargers in 2012 when they had three kicks blocked.
  14. cowboysooner

    cowboysooner Well-Known Member

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    There was a year recently where the chargers were top five or ten in both offense and defense but missed the playoffs because of historically poor special teams. I hope he wasn't in charge.
  15. Hostile

    Hostile Tacos are a good investment Zone Supporter

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    Bi saw chia
  16. Aikmaniac

    Aikmaniac Well-Known Member

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    What a fantastic hire this would be.

    Bissacia should really be a head coach somewhere.

    The staff is looking strong so far and would be even stronger with Rich.
  17. sureletsrace

    sureletsrace Official CZ Homer

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    bih-SAHK-ee-uh, I believe.
  18. Iago33

    Iago33 Well-Known Member

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    My bad. I was trying to put things together with the info. in the article.
  19. Redball Express

    Redball Express All Aboard!!!

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    ..poor offense and defense does.

    Special teams doesn't dominate games as a general rule as they don't have the ball enough of the game.

    It's all great to have a great special teams..but give me a good offense that holds onto the ball and keeps it away from the other team and a defense that creates turnovers and head-splitting tackles.

    Special teams is for the guys that aren't good enough to play either offense or defense.

    Play the game right, and the special teams are just icing on the cake. Play the game wrong and special teams isn't going to save your butt anyway.

    :starspin RedBaLL ExPreSS:starspin
  20. cheftjpeck

    cheftjpeck Active Member

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    Him and his sister pronounced it
    BI Sotch ee u (u as in the word up) (bi as in bill )

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