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PFT: Holmgren would only coach Dallas

Discussion in 'Fan Zone' started by LatinMind, Jan 6, 2013.

  1. LatinMind

    LatinMind iPhotoshop

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  2. IAMKING

    IAMKING Benched

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    Good now we need to dump that clown Garrett
  3. dragon_mikal

    dragon_mikal Darth Jones strikes again! Zone Supporter

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    Mike Holmgren would be an instant upgrade at HC and OC.

    Don't think it's going to happen, though.
  4. Bowdown27

    Bowdown27 Well-Known Member

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    I'm honestly not a fan of holmgren. And I rather keep Garrett and get an oc
  5. Nexx

    Nexx Well-Known Member

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    please jerry please!!!
  6. Risen Star

    Risen Star Likes Collector Zone Supporter

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    It would have happened already.
  7. Diogenes

    Diogenes Active Member

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    Holmgren would be a lame duck coach who would have no vested interest in the team's long term success. Would probably only stay 2 or 3 years. I smell a guy who wants to come here for one big fat payday before he retires.

    No thanks.
  8. TheFinisher

    TheFinisher Well-Known Member

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    17 years as a HC and produced a winner in 14 of them.

    Excellent track record working with QBs. Helped develop the careers of Steve Young, Brett Favre and Matt Hasselbeck.
  9. FiveRings

    FiveRings Well-Known Member

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    I want him as an OC. Having this coach/cooarnator dual job is just not working for us. In a perfect world we bring in he as a HC and downgrade Red to OC
  10. dexternjack

    dexternjack World Traveler Zone Supporter

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    Hmm, that is not a perfect world, heh.
  11. kmp77

    kmp77 Active Member

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    Red's worst aspect is his horrible OC skills. So....NO!
  12. perrykemp

    perrykemp Well-Known Member

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    3 Superbowl appearances as well.
  13. fairviewfarmer

    fairviewfarmer Member

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    Yeah, we already had a big fat guy come here for one big fat payday before he retired, and yes I mean Parcells......the other big fat guy is with the texans now:)
  14. cowboys#1

    cowboys#1 Finish!

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    has holmgren ever iced his own kicker that cost his team a game?

    lol red
  15. supercowboy8

    supercowboy8 Well-Known Member

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    Jerry is waiting till Tuesday to see if Brian Kelly wants to coach in the NFL. He is another Jimmy Johnson type coach.
  16. TheSport78

    TheSport78 The Excellence of Execution

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    Gruden > Holmgren
  17. dragon_mikal

    dragon_mikal Darth Jones strikes again! Zone Supporter

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    Elaborate?
  18. MarkP88

    MarkP88 Active Member

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    I'm not saying Holmgren would be the ideal choice. Maybe he would, maybe it'd be better to keep Garrett - I honestly don't know. But I don't think his accomplishments should be dismissed; think of the two teams he led to the Super Bowl.

    Green Bay has been a consistent playoff contender for so long than I think people look back at what Holmgren did and take it for granted. They forget how moribund the franchise was before him, and for how long that'd been the case. He led them to two Super Bowl appearances, and one win.

    And the Seahawks...? Think about it. He took the Seahawks to the Super Bowl. Which they may have won if not for some very poor officiating. And he did it with Matt Hasselback at QB.

    The man can coach, and teach, and call a good ballgame. I don't doubt that at all.

    Mark
  19. trueblue1687

    trueblue1687 Well-Known Member

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    Anything longer than about 5 years in today's NFL is an anomaly, so 2-3 years is about par...no problem with that as long as the results are good. As an aside, we're probably only 3 or 4 years from blowing up this team in large part and replacing a few key components anyway...win now. The only reason a team rebuilds is to win sooner rather than later...this 'long term' stuff is BS.
  20. 44cowboys22

    44cowboys22 Active Member

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    Not a chance in hell do I hire him

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