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Kevin Sumlin?

Discussion in 'Sports Zone' started by jr40usa, Jan 4, 2013.

  1. jr40usa

    jr40usa Member

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    The young coach that brings excitement and winning to Dallas.
  2. Chocolate Lab

    Chocolate Lab Run-loving Dino

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    Hopefully Jerry's getting to know him well this week. ;)

    Seriously, I don't know much about him or how well he'd translate to the pros, but he seems like a guy you'd like to play for.
  3. Aven8

    Aven8 Well-Known Member

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    I've seen him his whole career but tonight he reminded me of Mike Tomlin.

    I like it. And I hate A&M.
  4. Gaede

    Gaede Well-Known Member

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    I like Sumlin a lot.

    I've decided not to get my hopes up on him though. I can't see Jerry doing that.
  5. jr40usa

    jr40usa Member

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    I am not Aggie fan from past years in the big 12. But I maybe leaning that way now. Kevin may want to coach in cowboy stadium full time. Jerry this hire would make you the GM of the year.
  6. rcaldw

    rcaldw Well-Known Member

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    My son in law played for Sumlin at U of H
  7. DOUBLE WING

    DOUBLE WING Well-Known Member

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    No way Sumlin leaves while Johnny Football is still there.
  8. WoodysGirl

    WoodysGirl Do it for the Vine! Staff Member

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    I'm still salty about Sumlin leaving UH for A&M...
  9. Gameover

    Gameover Well-Known Member

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    I've had my eyes on him since they upset Alabama!

    It would be an out the box move, too bad for us, Jerry isn't an out the box thinker.#Gruden
  10. Roadtrip635

    Roadtrip635 Well-Known Member

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    Sumlin done a great job and being an Aggie it's great to finally feel good about Aggie football again.

    Johnny looks good playing in Cowboy Stadium, maybe we should reserve a locker for him, just in case! ;)
  11. jimmy40

    jimmy40 Well-Known Member

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    just give me Johnny and those 5 NFL Olineman.
  12. MC KAos

    MC KAos Well-Known Member

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    I'd take the oline, not sold on manziel in the nfl just yet
  13. Cythim

    Cythim Benched

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    Sumlin is a horrible coach, he can't make it in the NFL. All he does is play golf while seniors run practice. I swear I don't know how we won 11 games in the SEC with such a slacker... leave him in College Station :cool:
  14. jimmy40

    jimmy40 Well-Known Member

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    you played 11 SEC games?
  15. Cythim

    Cythim Benched

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    Yeah, we did. You didn't see the schedule? :rolleyes:
  16. big dog cowboy

    big dog cowboy THE BIG DOG Staff Member

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    Wow my wife made the same comment.
  17. jimmy40

    jimmy40 Well-Known Member

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    Yeah, I did. Didn't see 11 SEC games.
  18. joseephuss

    joseephuss Well-Known Member

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    I don't think any NFL franchises would make the outside the box move to hire someone like Sumlin. He only has 5 years of head coaching experience and has no NFL experience. Same thing with Chip Kelly who has 4 years of head coaching experience with no NFL ties.

    Jerry did make outside the box moves when he hired Jimmy Johnson who had no NFL experience. He did have 10 years of head coaching experience at the time, but was never an assistant at the NFL level. Even Jason Garrett can be considered outside the box as he was very raw as an assistant coach with no head coaching experience.

    I would keep my eye on David Shaw of Stanford once he gets a few more years of head coaching experience under his belt. He has been an assistant in the NFL.
  19. Cythim

    Cythim Benched

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    And I didn't say 11 SEC games, I said 11 games in the SEC. Anyone with knowledge of college football schedules would understand my statement.

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