1. Welcome to CowboysZone!  Join us!  Come on!  You know you want to!

J Sullivan: Kiffin could bring Raheem Morris

Discussion in 'Fan Zone' started by LatinMind, Jan 10, 2013.

  1. Bleu Star

    Bleu Star Agent Coulson

    19,305 Messages
    698 Likes Received
    :clap: HERCULES HERCULES :clap:
  2. EPL0c0

    EPL0c0 The Funcooker

    4,940 Messages
    209 Likes Received
    OK if this happens, suddenly Kiffin wouldn't be that bad
  3. craig71

    craig71 Aut Viam Inveniam Aut Faciam

    2,575 Messages
    1 Likes Received

    If he were offered a head coaching gig he could leave, but he cannot leave for another assistants job without being released from his current contract.


    Craig
  4. AbeBeta

    AbeBeta Well-Known Member

    25,175 Messages
    718 Likes Received
    We presently have an Assistant HC
  5. Plankton

    Plankton Well-Known Member

    1,750 Messages
    502 Likes Received
    Meeks was also a former assistant with Jimmy in Dallas.
  6. newlander

    newlander Well-Known Member

    8,206 Messages
    123 Likes Received
    ......now we're talking IR....I like Marinelli ALOT and he could do alot worse than landing in Big D' with Kiffin...BUT.....I would think he'd follow Lovie to wherever he lands. Time will tell I suppose: Barry and Meeks are very solid as well. I think a TRULY stellar Defensive Staff has been lacking in Dallas for a long time. Same with the offensive side of the ball frankly.
  7. Redball Express

    Redball Express All Aboard!!!

    3,017 Messages
    272 Likes Received
    ..the statement about giving permission for the current defensive staff to seek other positions makes total sense.

    I'm liking this.

    Wonder how Kiflin feels about any of the present defensive staffers..?

    Hmm..

    :starspin RedBaLL ExPreSS:starspin
  8. Gaede

    Gaede Well-Known Member

    7,614 Messages
    578 Likes Received
    Very interesting, would like that very much
  9. Picksix

    Picksix A Work in Progress

    4,668 Messages
    666 Likes Received
    You gotta figure Kiffin/JJ have put in calls to these other assistants (or more likely their agents) to gauge their interest as well as their feel on whether they will/could be released. May have contacted the teams as well. If they talk to a coach that's under contract, is that tampering, like it is with a player?
  10. BobGriffin3

    BobGriffin3 Member

    54 Messages
    4 Likes Received
    I don't mean to bust chops here, but I highly doubt Danny/Allen would let a coach go to a division team. Morris is staying in Washington, and if anything, they fire Haslett and promote Morris.
  11. Disturbed

    Disturbed A Mere Flesh Wound

    1,448 Messages
    5 Likes Received
    I hope Monte at age 73 is a consultant. His best days are behind him and his USC experience was not good....although his resignation was probably to save his son's job. The demands of being a DC might be too much for Monte at age 73.

    Dallas needs to hire a young, smart, and aggressive DC.
  12. ykc

    ykc Active Member

    582 Messages
    34 Likes Received
    I agree, they don't have to like how we stopped our "special" special teams coach to go to raiders this year. On top of that, he will probably know their defensive system inside out, letting him go would be a huge mistake for Redskins
  13. Aikmaniac

    Aikmaniac Well-Known Member

    4,106 Messages
    133 Likes Received
    Rah being in Dallas would be great.


    Posted from Cowboyszone.com App for Android
  14. CowboysYanksLakers

    CowboysYanksLakers Well-Known Member

    3,990 Messages
    435 Likes Received
    Morris is a very good young defensive mind, I like the idea.
  15. FLCowboyFan

    FLCowboyFan Hoping to be half the man Tom Landry was.

    2,150 Messages
    98 Likes Received
    I found this article that makes it look possible that he pre negotiated the ability to take a coordinator role.....not exactly what he would come here for but

    "The agreement he struck with Washington coach Mike Shanahan gives him flexibility to leave for a coordinator position in the future. While that would be a promotion, teams do not have to grant assistants the chance to interview for a job with another team unless it is for a head-coaching position."

    http://www.nationalfootballpost.com/Raheem-Morris-hired-by-Redskins-to-coach-secondary.html
  16. Boys122

    Boys122 Well-Known Member

    1,378 Messages
    33 Likes Received
    I wouldn't mind Morris joining the staff but what happens to Henderson?

    I'd hate to lose guys like Baker and Henderson. Those two I would fight to keep.
  17. DOUBLE WING

    DOUBLE WING Well-Known Member

    2,982 Messages
    532 Likes Received
    Not on board with Kiffin, but if he's hired this is a must, IMO. Need a young, "hip" guy like this to relate to the players.
  18. InmanRoshi

    InmanRoshi Zone Scribe

    18,334 Messages
    79 Likes Received
    FWIW, Raheem's contract with Redskins ends in February.

    The Chargers would like to keep Joe Barry, but it probably comes down to whether or not new coach wants to bring in his own guys.

    Also, both Broaddus and Todd Archer hint that Henderson is a strong candidate to be retained. He's highly thought of at Valley Ranch.
  19. 5Stars

    5Stars Here comes the Sun...

    26,052 Messages
    1,397 Likes Received
    :confused:

    More interesting!
  20. Picksix

    Picksix A Work in Progress

    4,668 Messages
    666 Likes Received
    Interesting indeed, but I've read where Kiffin also has a good relationship with Jerome Henderson.

Share This Page