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The case for Bieniemy

Discussion in 'Colorado Football Message Board' started by Unleash Hell, Nov 10, 2010.

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Want Bieniemy?

  1. YES!!

    28 vote(s)
    44.4%
  2. No thanks

    7 vote(s)
    11.1%
  3. If he took it as a job in waiting under Mac

    28 vote(s)
    44.4%
  1. Unleash Hell

    Unleash Hell Well-Known Member

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    Pros
    -An awesome recruiter
    -Has fire, will get his guys to play for him
    -Bleeds black and gold
    -is 4-0 in his last 4 games against Nebraska when he is apart of the team (not that it will matter now)
    -USC offered him a OC position, so he is a hot commodity
    -coaching experience at 2 BCS schools (including a Pac-10 school) and 1 NFL team

    Cons
    -no coordinator or HC experience
    -Does have baggage
    -Would he stay if a bigger opportunity came calling? Or is his alma mater his dream job?
     
  2. BuffNut99

    BuffNut99 Club Member Club Member

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    Make him Offensive Coordinator under Mac with the expectation that he becomes HC eventually, assuming he doesn't add to his baggage in that time...
     
  3. JimmyBuff

    JimmyBuff Well-Known Member

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    Pros
    will come for less than 2 million
    will bring some toughness and a running game.


    Cons
    might keep hagan on the staff
     
  4. InTheBuff

    InTheBuff Club Member Club Member

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    Hell Yes
     
  5. Alfred91

    Alfred91 Club Member Club Member

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    If we hire Mac, it HAS to be with EB as OC and HCIW, imo. EB will take that deal, as long as the job is promised to him in an appropriate amount of time. Meanwhile, he can get the experience he needs from a great.
     
  6. UrbanaBuff

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    His best attribute might be his motivation skills, with both players and boosters. Mac said that his "heart was on fire"
     
  7. UrbanaBuff

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    Do we have any idea what kind of O he would run? I would hope that its some sort of option/read/spread, which would suit his recruiting abilities with athletic guys. Hansen is athletic enough to run something like this with Speedy next year.
     
  8. JJBuff

    JJBuff Club Member Club Member

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    YES!!

    I think he is better suited for HC than OC. He has the intangibles required for the top spot and his recruiting would likely be lights out. My preference would be EB as HC and bring some quality, proven coordinators to round out the Xs and Os.
     
  9. Darian3Hagan

    Darian3Hagan '89 Player of the Year Club Member

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  10. NashBuff

    NashBuff CSU Knob-Slobberer

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    If the HC position doesn't have to have coordinator exprience, I'm all for EB. I saw where it was said that he could end up coaching at another school in the Pac-12 and it would be dumb to allow that to happen. UCLA fans still love EB too.
     
  11. KingPants

    KingPants Club Member Club Member

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    This is where my head is at now. He is the biggest risk on the board probably, but he is the only name that makes me even a little excited.
     
  12. tante

    tante Club Member Club Member

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    why would we make him an OC since he has absolutely no experience calling plays.
     
  13. SuperiorBuff

    SuperiorBuff Well-Known Member

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    If that were the criterion for hiring an OC the sport should have run dry of them decades ago.
     
  14. tante

    tante Club Member Club Member

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    they can't have an assistant OC position?
     
  15. DBT

    DBT Club Member Club Member

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    I can't answer the poll because I have no effing clue.
     
  16. Timbuff10

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    Big Al just hopped on the EB train. Said he is the guy he would choose.
     
  17. Mick Ronson

    Mick Ronson Well-Known Member

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    i love Al. but, he's not the first, most objective person i turn to for the future of CU football.
     
  18. RuffBuff

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    Look at what he has done with that Adrian Peterson guy...he was nothing until EB got ahold of him! j/k of course.

    I voted yes....but i'm torn between hiring him as OC and HCIW or showing full confidence and giving him the keys to the car....but hey as a nation we gave the keys to a guy FAR less qualified and with far more baggage to run the good ol' USA soooooooo......
     
  19. bombay

    bombay Club Member Club Member

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    I'm all in on Bienemy.
     
  20. ruffemupbuff

    ruffemupbuff New Member

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    A Mac/EB combo of some sort would be my preference. How could a recruit and family turn those two down? Not sure if Mac is AD material or if EB is HC material, yet. It would be interesting to see Mac's proposed list of assistants. Good news on the increase in multi year contracts. That in itself made the job much more attractive. Bohn alluded to that yesterday. Maybe he isn't a nincompoop after all.
     
  21. bbads

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    Yesssssssssssssssssss
     
  22. huskermark

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    What baggage would EB bring to the program?
     
  23. CarolinaBuff

    CarolinaBuff Weekend Poster Club Member

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    I'm simply not comfortable with EB's experience, or should I say lack of it, at the coordinator level. And I'm not a fan of the HCIW model, whether it's EB or anyone else. I'd be fine with bringing in EB as OC.
     

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