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Jon Embree fired as CU Football HC

Discussion in 'Colorado Football Message Board' started by OrangeBowl, Nov 25, 2012.

  1. OrangeBowl

    OrangeBowl Club Member Club Member

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  2. Lt.Col.FrankSlade

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    Embree fired

    Twitter is abuzz that Embree has been fired.
     
  3. leftybuff

    leftybuff Iconoclast Club Member

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    Beat me to it...
     
  4. CUBUFF80

    CUBUFF80 No Stinkin' Title Club Member

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  5. Lt.Col.FrankSlade

    Lt.Col.FrankSlade Well-Known Member

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    And me, too!
     
  6. Idot Buff

    Idot Buff Guest

    Our prayers were answered. Nik for president.
     
  7. Fight CU

    Fight CU Club Member Club Member

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    I am relieved, but not happy... best of luck to you Jon
     
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  8. Idot Buff

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    me too....I think.
     
  9. Lt.Col.FrankSlade

    Lt.Col.FrankSlade Well-Known Member

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    Daily Camera (buffzone) is confirming.
     
  10. leftybuff

    leftybuff Iconoclast Club Member

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    Very reputable. I will be shocked if this reverses. I may have a celebratory Root Beer now.....
     
  11. DBT

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    Whoa! My first reaction, or thought, is that this is the only and best chance for the program. And, thinking about it, it would jive with the "senior banquet" thing.
     
  12. JimmyBuff

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    Who said 90% out last week.


    BOOM. Let's get a real coach now
     
  13. JimmyBuff

    JimmyBuff Well-Known Member

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    Very
     
  14. CVilleBuff

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    :dance4:

    Thank you God.

    Let's learn from this and get the Buffs back on track!!!

    GO BUFFS!!!
     
  15. Tea Rex

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    Some needs to buy Bohn a drink tonight :lol:
     
  16. CVilleBuff

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    Who was one of 3 who voted 100% in that poll we just had on likelihood he would be fired?

    BOOM.
     
  17. DBT

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    On the radio now.
     
  18. OrangeBowl

    OrangeBowl Club Member Club Member

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    More reputable than anyone who works for espn
     
  19. CarolinaBuff

    CarolinaBuff Unintelligent and deplorable Club Member

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    Yes!!!!

    Must say I'm very surprised to see this good news!
     
  20. White_Rabbit

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    While this is what needed to happen, I take no pleasure in this. Good luck in your future endeavors Embree.
     
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  21. Lt.Col.FrankSlade

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    It has now been confirmed by the AD.


    Reports say the search has been underway since before Thanksgiving.
     
  22. DBT

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    No doubt. Over his head. Management set him up to fail.
     
  23. boydbuff

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    Totally agree b/c I think he really had to fight for this one. One for Nik too. I am going to have a few extra too :)
     
  24. SBG

    SBG Formerly known as EFNMB Club Member Junta Member

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    This. I don't like to see someone losing their job, even with his mismanagement it sucks that this had to happen "in the family." Hopefully he'll land on his feet, but I can't take joy in this. It had to happen, but it's a mixed bag tbh.
     
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    Kyle Ringo just tweeted that CU will make a run at Troy Calhoun. Not sure how I feel about that one.
     
  26. GoBuffs08

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    Worst idea ever!
     
  27. boydbuff

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    Holy Shiiii* Our prayers have been answered. Way to go Bohn, Nik thanks for spearheading and representing the interests of the passionate and dedicated fans on AB.

    Let's hope Bohn has a real budget this time to make a quality hire. Despite the challenges at CU I honestly believe (and history shows this to be true) that we can attract a quality coach to CU and we can win.

    Go get em Bohn!
     
  28. Jaximus

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    Thank you!!!! So glad we have something to look forward to this year!! Go get us a good one Bohn!!!
     
  29. Clean Undies

    Clean Undies Flagship of the 12-Pac Club Member

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    Re: Feldman saying Embo out

    Colorado takes its football seriously.

    Godspeed Mr. Embree.
     
  30. Tea Rex

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    Ringo also said Embree was 100% to be back.
     

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