Here's what I'd do

Discussion in 'Fan Zone' started by Sonny Koufax, Dec 25, 2006.

  1. Sonny Koufax

    Sonny Koufax Active Member

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    First, I would "allow" Parcells to retire. Then I hire Ron Rivera (Bears DC) as head coach and he would bring back the 4-3.
    I would try to trade T.O. for Jerry Porter (pipe dream) or just cut my losses with him.
    In free agency, I would sign either Asante Samuels or Nate Clements. And G Eric Stiebach. I would also try to trade (#1 plus?) to Steelers for G Alan Faneca.
    In the draft I would look for Levi Jones (#1 if we don't trade) Dwayne Bowe Wr.
    Defense would be:
    DE Ware, Ratliff
    DT Canty, Spears
    DT Ferguson
    DE Ellis, Hatcher
    OLB Carpenter
    MLB James
    OLB Akin A.
    CB Newman
    CB Samuel or Clements
    SS Williams
    FS Henry
    Offense would be:
    WR Glenn and Porter
    TE Witten
    QB Rome
    RB Jones, Barber, Hoyte
    OT Adams
    C Gurode
    OT Colombo

    Rivera would make the defense more agressive, and Ware is bigger than Haley ever was so I think he could play DE
  2. irvin88

    irvin88 Active Member

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    That still doeesn't look good enough to me.
  3. MONT17

    MONT17 New Member

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    this team needs to be BLOWN UP!!!

    but since we cant... maybe just BLOW UP the coaching staff!

    I guess we will have 2 more Weekends of the BS!!!
  4. iceberg

    iceberg it's business, this emotional game Zone Supporter

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    can we throw a few a few idiotic fans on the flames just to add some color to the fire? if so, here, put this coat on.

    no, really. it's asbestos.
  5. Clove

    Clove Shrinkage

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    We need a stronger passrush than what either Ellis or Ware brings. WE need a game changing passrusher. We also need a better starting RB, maybe Barber could be that, but we need a game changing RB and or WR. We also need more speed on the defensive side of the ball.
  6. DragonCowboy

    DragonCowboy Well-Known Member

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    Adalius Thomas?
  7. Clove

    Clove Shrinkage

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    That's a great start.
  8. kojak

    kojak Who Loves Ya Baby?

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    How about mixing the gameplan up somewhat? That would be a start. We are so predictable it isn't even funny.
  9. kingwhicker

    kingwhicker BCRSA

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    Parcells must go, for those who can't see that, there's no amount of arguing that can help. I've been screaming for three years that he's just a pay check drawing fraud and several December collapses should show that. We need a young, hungry 4-3 guy in here. Screw the flawed 3-4 and its big, slow, players and stupid schemes.
  10. Bleu Star

    Bleu Star Bye Felicia!

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    I'm beginning to believe this more and more with each approaching day.
  11. Bryan8284

    Bryan8284 Active Member

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    Switching back to the 4-3 isn't going to fix the team overnight. Canty is no DT in the 4-3.

    The team needs a DC that is willing to die in order to thrive.

    Creative schemes and masked blitzes, not walk to the line and run into the guard and think someone else will get through, how vanilla.

    The offense needs some youth on the OL (Rivera please go) and see if we have an eventual young WR somehow.

    Also, need a true OC. Parcells is great at finding talent and bringing it up. He makes everyone a Parcells guy that he wants. Problem is, he only takes them to a certain level, no more, and no one else takes them anywhere.
  12. kingwhicker

    kingwhicker BCRSA

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    Nothing will fix this team overnight. I'm afraid it will be a long time before they are a serious Super Bowl contender. However, I just believe the 4-3 is inherently a better defense than the 3-4.
  13. Ratmatt

    Ratmatt Well-Known Member

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    I'm all for blowing up the coaching staff,if it includes Bill Parcells.
  14. SDogo

    SDogo Not as good as I once was but as good once as I ev

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    The only part I'm slightly interested in would be looking at Ron Rivera.
  15. Ratmatt

    Ratmatt Well-Known Member

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    The one thing I agree with you on is hiring Ron Rivera as head coach.The only thing I worry about is Jerry Jones undrcutting his ***.
  16. Oh_Canada

    Oh_Canada Well-Known Member

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    Incredible. Wasn't it a 3-4 defense that won the Super Bowl last year and the favourite this year employs the same 3-4???

    It's not the scheme people and it's not the talent. This coaching staff simply doesn't know how to execute it in the current NFL.

    When executed correctly (see Indy game) it's a thing of beauty and is capable of shutting down any offense.

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