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Cowboys discuss bringing in Scott Linehan for playcalling

Discussion in 'Fan Zone' started by Bowdown27, Jan 24, 2014.

  1. Bowdown27

    Bowdown27 Well-Known Member

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    @AdamSchefter: Cowboys are discussing hiring former Lions OC Scott Linehan as their play caller, per @Edwerderespn and @mortreport.
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  2. tayloner182

    tayloner182 Active Member

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    Interesting. Does Callahan stay, but in a lesser capacity? Seems odd.
  3. TheSport78

    TheSport78 The Excellence of Execution

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    I'd fire Callahan and keep Frank Pollack as the OL coach!
  4. SDCowboy85

    SDCowboy85 Well-Known Member

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    Never heard of him. What's his style?
  5. newlander

    newlander Well-Known Member

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    Unreal...absotutely STUNNING. I live in Michigan and this guy was drummed out of Detroit. He couldn't make it work with a very talented offense in Motown led by Calvin Johnson and Matt Stafford. What a colossal CLOWN move by JJ.
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  6. dstone2962

    dstone2962 Member

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    Sounds like a good idea.
  7. newlander

    newlander Well-Known Member

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  8. newlander

    newlander Well-Known Member

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    seriously? He ran the LIONS into an ice berg and was a big part in the whole staff being fired. That offense was notorious for costly turnovers and penalties...LOTS of procedure penalties mainly. Clearly they were poorly coached and he was the man responsible for it.
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  9. dexternjack

    dexternjack World Traveler Zone Supporter

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    Would rather see a new offensive coordinator, not a new play-caller who calls the same plays in this weak scheme.
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  10. Zordon

    Zordon Well-Known Member

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    oh God....
  11. Aven8

    Aven8 Well-Known Member

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    Balty interviewed him as well three days ago I saw. Linehan said he credits Dennis Ericson for his offensive attacking style on Wikipedia.

    Do we run the same offense? Don't even know. I'm for anybody outside of JG calling plays.
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  12. Questfor6

    Questfor6 Well-Known Member

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    Chud over this guy please!!!
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  13. Aven8

    Aven8 Well-Known Member

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    Wait....changed my mind. Duh he's been coaching for Detroit since 2009. Right up JG's ally. Passes 50 times per game! We should just get Mike Leach.
  14. TrailBlazer

    TrailBlazer Well-Known Member

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    What's this guy all about? I don't see the point if we're still gonna use JGs crap scheme.
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  15. 17yearsandcounting

    17yearsandcounting Benched

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    Another whipping boy for Clapper to pass the blame to. Awesome.
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  16. stasheroo

    stasheroo Well-Known Member

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    So wait, yet another cook stirring the offensive pot?

    Yeah, this'll turn out well...

    :rolleyes:
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  17. Future

    Future Intramural Legend

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    Would be the final nail in run game coffin
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  18. Aven8

    Aven8 Well-Known Member

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    Right. We might not ever run the ball again with those three together.
  19. stasheroo

    stasheroo Well-Known Member

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    And how many people need to be brought in to 'help' Jason Garrett?
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  20. Vinnie2u

    Vinnie2u Well-Known Member

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    The secret sauce is getting older and Staler by the moment.. Jerry Davis smdh...

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