Bill O'Brien and JJ Watt Helped Get John Fox Fired In Denver

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  1. Sydeffect

    Sydeffect Member

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    Interesting tidbit

    http://houston.cbslocal.com/2015/01/14/j-j-watt-and-bill-obrien-helped-get-john-fox-fired-in-denver/
     
  2. bobloblaw

    bobloblaw Contributing Member

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    Step One: get John Fox fired
    Step Two: steal Peyton Manning
    Step Three: Super Bowl
     
  3. Breaker

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    lol peyton won one superbowl in his prime

    but sure lets say he can do it with a recent 2-14 team at age 39
     
  4. SwoLy-D

    SwoLy-D Contributing Member

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    Fixed. :eek:
     
  5. Cannonball

    Cannonball Contributing Member

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    So what is Denver going to do? Hire Kubiak? O'Brien was changing the culture from the Kubiak-led Texans. And part of that was the intensity and speed of practice. It's not like Kubes is going to go in and do what O'Brien was doing.
     
  6. dumbartonbass

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    This story is red meat for every hard-nosed, smash mouth, grade-a American football fan out there. Damn glory boys, loafing at a practice.
     
  7. smr6

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    JJ is sacking coaches now too.
     
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  8. Indaface

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    What's more recent...2-14 with a coaching staff that's not here or 9-7 with the current coaching staff/roster

    Not disagreeing with your overall premise (the peyton can lead us to a superbowl right now)...but to call this current team a recent 2-14 team is probably not that accurate.
     
  9. justtxyank

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    Fixed
     
  10. justtxyank

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    It's not even "probably" not that accurate, it's "definitely" not that accurate. This is a 9-7 football team.
     
  11. tallanvor

    tallanvor Contributing Member

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    well done

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  12. ima_drummer2k

    ima_drummer2k Contributing Member

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    10-6
    12-4
    2-14
    9-7

    Gee, I wonder which season was a fluke?
     
  13. ipaman

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    Not fixed, with Manning we get a bye to the 2nd round so we can't have a 1st round flameout.
     
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  14. justtxyank

    justtxyank Contributing Member

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    Heh, fair enough. :)
     
  15. Remix

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    They say that teams are direction reflections on their head coaches

    B'OB - Fiery, get in your face and tell you how it is
    Fox - Laid back goes with the flow
     
  16. Fulgore

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    Peyton can make pretty much any coach look good. If the Broncos won Sunday then Fox would still be the coach.
     
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  18. SwoLy-D

    SwoLy-D Contributing Member

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    Could be "one-and-done", no? There's no "first round" if they're wild card. :eek:
     
  19. pocketrocket81

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    I guess I am confused...everyone keeps talking about Peyton Manning possibly coming to the Texans. But isn't he under contract for another year or two in Denver? I can see him retiring if Denver loses The Thomas connections and regress in their offense. Or getting a coach he doesn't agree with. I guess what I am asking is How could we get Manning short of waiting for his contract to expire?
     
  20. BamBam

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    Midway though the season, it became an orchestrated fluke.

    Case Keenum didn't stand a chance!...:eek:
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