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Rumor: Lincoln Riley "Very High" on the radar of Jerry and Stephen Jones

Discussion in 'Fan Zone' started by Cas2800, Dec 27, 2019.

  1. Vintage

    Vintage The Cult of Jib

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    Riley displaying something great coaching keeping it within 50 points.
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  2. cowboyec

    cowboyec Well-Known Member

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    if he's a'gin'it....Im for it.
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  3. Valkyr

    Valkyr Well-Known Member

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    Hell Kliff Kingsbury got fired at his alma mater and got an NFL HC job.

    All it takes is one owner.
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  4. ShortRound131

    ShortRound131 Well-Known Member

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  5. willia451

    willia451 Well-Known Member

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    Pure hater post right there.

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  6. Buzzbait

    Buzzbait Well-Known Member

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    …..and money talks.
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  7. Buzzbait

    Buzzbait Well-Known Member

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    If all Jerry wants is to "keep control", he can do that by keeping the red headed puppet. Garrett gladly plays "puppet" to maintain that big salary Jerry pays him.
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  8. Whyjerry

    Whyjerry Well-Known Member

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    This guy reminds me of Garrett so much. In the midst of a crushing loss and he is out there clapping. Lol.
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  9. Buzzbait

    Buzzbait Well-Known Member

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    Lincoln Riley wasn't ready for the Peach Bowl either. He just lost to LSU 63-28! :omg:
    Last edited: Dec 28, 2019
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  10. camelboy

    camelboy mgcowboy

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    Fits Jerry's criteria

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  11. nightrain

    nightrain Since 1971

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    I think it's safe to say Riley will be back in Norman next year. No way he goes out like that.
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  12. Bullflop

    Bullflop Well-Known Member

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    If what he's already claimed, he does seem to have at least half a brain. Recently, when asked if he'd consider taking a head coaching job in the NFL he stated that he doesn't think that he would. He also said he's happy where he is. Whether all that is actually true or not remains to be seen. It's a fact that he's making $6,000,000 per year with Oklahoma. That's one factor in his decision, aside from his stated satisfaction with his current situation.
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  13. Don Corleone

    Don Corleone Well-Known Member

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    he will fit right in
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  14. ghst187

    ghst187 Well-Known Member

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    I hope he leaves OU but goes to Cleveland.
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  15. RodeoJake

    RodeoJake Well-Known Member

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    The Skins would be a good place for him to take his Big 12 game
  16. buybuydandavis

    buybuydandavis Well-Known Member

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    The fact that Riley is a hot item means he has leverage. Why would he want to start his NFL career hobbled by coaches who aren't his guys and a clear lack of authority?

    One of the prime guys to stay is Moore. But he'll look like Boy Genius Head Coach in Waiting 2, the Electric Boogaloo. The new HC has to have authority to dump all coaches, or he'll be Wade 2, Yet Another HC in Name Only.

    Moore can only stay if the new HC has the authority to fire him. Which is too bad, because the new HC probably *should* fire him as a detriment to his authority.
  17. BoysfaninVegas

    BoysfaninVegas Well-Known Member

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    Riley's Sooners only gave up 63 points and 693 total yards. Yikes!
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  18. Parcells4Life

    Parcells4Life Well-Known Member

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    Urban lost 31-0 to Clemson in the semifinals in 2016. Does this disqualify him also?
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  19. Hawkeye0202

    Hawkeye0202 Well-Known Member

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    Guess we can put the Riley-to-NFL talk to bed.......lol
  20. Hawkeye0202

    Hawkeye0202 Well-Known Member

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    No but this is a what-have-you-done-lately league. That was 3 years ago....Meyers had not expressed any desire for NFL. Sorry P but you're talking apples and oranges (lol),

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