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Fisher says Cowboys closing in on playcaller decision

Discussion in 'Fan Zone' started by BruceLee5450, Jan 18, 2013.

  1. BruceLee5450

    BruceLee5450 Well-Known Member

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    mike fisher ‏@fishsports
    #cowboys announce marinelli. I'm told 'closing in on' O play calling decision. Stay tuned
  2. popp1234

    popp1234 You will never outwork me, you talented bum! Zone Supporter

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    So I assume it won't be the current playcaller.
  3. gimmesix

    gimmesix Fat, drunk and stupid is no way to go through life

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    Does that mean Garrett can't hold his breath much longer?
  4. LatinMind

    LatinMind iPhotoshop

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    I dont think its going to be Callahan. I think the hold up is probably what to do with Callahan
  5. BruceLee5450

    BruceLee5450 Well-Known Member

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    @BryanBroaddus My gut tells me it's going to be Callahan
  6. gimmesix

    gimmesix Fat, drunk and stupid is no way to go through life

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    The longer it goes, the more likely it would be Callahan because the top guys available are busy getting jobs while Dallas is trying to decide if it wants to make a move.

    The more Dallas waits, the more it looks like the Cowboys are just trying to figure out if they want to add play-calling duties to someone already on staff who already holds the offensive coordinator title.

    Not only are the top coordinators being snatched up, but also the top OL coaches ... so it makes no sense to wait if you're going to make new hires (unless you are expecting someone new to hit the market).
  7. LatinMind

    LatinMind iPhotoshop

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    Just read that.
  8. OklahomaCowboy88

    OklahomaCowboy88 Benched

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    Anyone but Jason Garrett is a step forward.
  9. diehard2294

    diehard2294 America's Team

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    As long as Callahan runs his offense philosphy
  10. Gaede

    Gaede Well-Known Member

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    That's my attitude as well.
  11. popp1234

    popp1234 You will never outwork me, you talented bum! Zone Supporter

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    Not necessarily, but yeah, he sucks!
  12. CowboyChris

    CowboyChris Well-Known Member

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    anyone have any ideas who they might be considering? who is out there? i heard Ted Tollner a few days ago, not sure how accurate that was.
  13. Hoofbite

    Hoofbite Well-Known Member

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    Making a decision doesn't mean it won't be Garrett.
  14. popp1234

    popp1234 You will never outwork me, you talented bum! Zone Supporter

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    I heard Jerry Jones, Jr or Mickey Spagnola, but you know how rumors go. I will keep you guys updated.
  15. BruceLee5450

    BruceLee5450 Well-Known Member

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    Not sure, but if the sources Fisher has are correct & a decision is about to be made, then you would think it would be Callahan right? Or is Jerry sneaky enough to bring in a guy without the media knowing?
  16. ufcrules1

    ufcrules1 Well-Known Member

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    JG has been our play caller for 7 years now and it has been EXTREMELY vanilla and we have had very little success. So yeah, anyone but JG will be an upgrade.
  17. popp1234

    popp1234 You will never outwork me, you talented bum! Zone Supporter

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    I am looking at it from the standpoint of if you have to contemplate who your playcaller is going to be, then you don't have a very good playcaller, presently; at least not one you are confident is getting the job done.
  18. zack

    zack Well-Known Member

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    I think it's an internal hire or it's someone that has been out of the spotlight for awhile. There have been no media leaks at all. Callahan sounds right. Lets hope if its him, he runs HIS offense.
  19. newlander

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    ....and I've felt that all along. What a typical JJ farce.:rolleyes:


    ...btw: I don't DISLIKE Callahan as he can call a pretty good game. He did with the Raiders and certainly at Nebraska, but the Huskers just couldn't stop anyone. My complaint is, why take all this time and drama and draw it out when they pretty much KNEW this was the direction they'd go? Dog and pony show for the media and fans....buncha crap.
  20. popp1234

    popp1234 You will never outwork me, you talented bum! Zone Supporter

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    I hope it is Callahan, but keep the same offense.

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