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Coaches Hot Seat (latest update)

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  1. Buffnik

    Buffnik Real name isn't Nik Club Member Junta Member

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    #1 Les Miles, LSU
    #2 Darrell Hazell, Purdue
    #3 Mike MacIntyre, Colorado
    #4 Charlie Strong, Texas
    #5 Steve Addazio, Boston College
    #6 Kevin Wilson, Indiana (I don't get this one)
    #7 Kyle Flood, Rutgers
    #8 Gus Malzahn, Auburn (Gus will get next year to turn it around)
    #9 Mike London, Virginia (at this point, I assume he's got incriminating photos of the UVA Prez - so safe)
    #10 Paul Haynes, Kent State

    Outside that Top 10, there are a couple names I think should be higher and may very well get fired:

    #15 Mark Richt, Georgia
    #21 Tim DeRuyter, Fresno State

    http://coacheshotseat.com/
     
  2. Fight CU

    Fight CU Club Member Club Member

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    is it in order of hotness?











    (of the seat)
     
  3. Buffnik

    Buffnik Real name isn't Nik Club Member Junta Member

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    It's hard to judge since they only showed photos of their faces.
     
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  4. BlackNGold

    BlackNGold Club Member Club Member

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    I think that site picks the coaches with a dart board. But opinions are interesting.

    I doubt that Gary Anderson is in trouble nor Kevin Sumlin at A&M.
     
  5. 89BUFF89

    89BUFF89 Well-Known Member

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    Recall his name came up during the last CU search: #21 Tim DeRuyter, Fresno State
     
  6. bombay

    bombay Club Member Club Member

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    Didn't Purdue say they were keeping Hazell?
     
  7. Buffnik

    Buffnik Real name isn't Nik Club Member Junta Member

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    Yeah. I liked him. Resume was solid. Something to watch out for is a coach who is a "hot" name based on inheriting a great QB.
     
  8. CUBUFF80

    CUBUFF80 No Stinkin' Title Club Member

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  9. BUFFS14

    BUFFS14 Well-Known Member

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    Not counting Les, Anyone on that board that is the top 15 an upgrade for us?
    Ability, recruiting, name recognition?
     
  10. Colorado Track Fan

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    Gus M.
     
  11. onealcd

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    Strong.
     
  12. Big Jim

    Big Jim WTF? Club Member

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    DeRuyter was a temporary hot flash for some CU fans because of the beat down at FSU. As you say, inheriting a great QB will make most any coach look great for awhile. Same for getting lucky with a Juco QB recruit.
     
  13. BUFFS14

    BUFFS14 Well-Known Member

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    How would SEC guy translate into the PAC12? Probably not many west coast recruiting connections?
     
  14. Shldr2Shldr

    Shldr2Shldr Club Member Club Member

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    You can fix that if you hire the right staff.
     
  15. TSchekler

    TSchekler Darth's Hero Club Member

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    Well, CU's most recent recruiting successes have been in the SEC footprint... I don't know if it's sustainable to rely on recruiting FL, GA and LA kids to CO, but just getting talented athletes, no matter where they're from, is priority #1.
     
  16. BUFFS14

    BUFFS14 Well-Known Member

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    Very true. Just seems he has never coached or been out of SEC country, not saying he would be a bad choice. Just a question.
    I don't know that much about him.
     
  17. Shldr2Shldr

    Shldr2Shldr Club Member Club Member

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    He coached at Okie Lite before going to LSU. He coached at CU. He coached at Michigan.
     
  18. SINKRATZ

    SINKRATZ Club Member Club Member

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    Think he's talking about Malzahn, not Miles.
     
  19. BUFFS14

    BUFFS14 Well-Known Member

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    After looking at Gus record, It seems he inherited a pretty good team and has dropped ever since, 12-2, 8-5, 6-5. what makes him an upgrade, if he couldn't keep Auburn rolling? Don't know him or his style, just asking.
     
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    Shldr2Shldr Club Member Club Member

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    Thats exactly what Auburn is wondering.
     
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    dio Admin Club Member Junta Member

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    Man, I was pretty hot after DeRuyter a few years back.... amazing what a NFL caliber QB does for a coach
     
  22. BUFFS14

    BUFFS14 Well-Known Member

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    yes, I know about Les. Trying to learn about the others that might be available.
     
  23. Denver_sc

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    What I don't understand is how Flood is so low on that list. The guy has NOT been successful, his team is out of control off the field, and the guy was caught trying to cheat academically. And yet he's in more trouble than Kevin Wilson?
     
  24. Buffnik

    Buffnik Real name isn't Nik Club Member Junta Member

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    Oh. Gus is a big question mark. Definitely won with someone else's players. At Arkansas State, he chose a spot where the team had been successful and he was inheriting a good senior QB. I also am starting to wonder if his offense caught the SEC by surprise in 2013 and isn't all that special any more.
     
  25. BUFFS14

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    Well his recruiting classes were ranked as 13, 8, and 3rd in his three years and his team is getting worse. Interesting. Used the NC and the Auburn name to get the kids in but cant coach them up? Plus it sounds like he inherited 2 good teams. Hasn't proven he can do it on his own.
     
  26. Big Jim

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    Have you seen the nightmare of an AD they have at Rutgers? She seems to make Flood look like an upstanding citizen in comparison. What a nightmare of an athletic department they have at Rutgers.
     
  27. Uncle Ken

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    It's the gift that keeps on giving.
     
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  28. Duff Man

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    Gus Malzahn at CU would be pretty bad IMO.
     
  29. BehindEnemyLines

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    I would think that Strong should be at the top of this list. Some bad losses this year including a shutout to a team who let their coach go.

    Add in the whacko attitude in Austin and the hot seat for CS has to be the size of San Antone.
     
  30. White_Rabbit

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    Miles at #1, but Richt at #15 sure seems odd.
     

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