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New DB and/or WR coach?

Discussion in 'Colorado Football Message Board' started by HotRack, Dec 22, 2009.

  1. HotRack

    HotRack Rez BubbleHead Club Member

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    Anyone out there heard anything about possible replacements yet? I'm making the assumption that Ambrose is headed to DB coach.

    Just wondering what's happening here, seems like other staffs are making quick work of filling their vacant assistant positions.

    I thought Bohn had promised to throw the AD's "full support" behind the football program to make it successful with getting in quality assistants being a top priority?

    :confused::confused::confused:
     
  2. CUwhit21

    CUwhit21 Club Member Club Member

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    Only rumor I've heard is Montana's WR coach.
     
  3. dyemeduke

    dyemeduke Well-Known Member

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    Ambrose is DB, and there is a search for a WR coach, with the potential for just reshuffling within the staff...no idea on what's going on though with the search.
     
  4. Duff Man

    Duff Man Moderator Club Member Junta Member

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    No news, which is not good news.
     
  5. Dorn09

    Dorn09 Well-Known Member

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    I have not heard anything but I am hoping for The Jayhawks former WR coach
     
  6. Buffnik

    Buffnik Real name isn't Nik Club Member Junta Member

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    We really need someone to start up with the new year and hit the recruiting trail for us. Ideally, someone who can bring some commits from another program in short order. David Beaty, formerly of Kansas, is my favorite and I've posted his credentials a number of times. I think we should also look at Jim Pry, formerly of Illinois. Good recruiter and he could actually coach TEs in addition to slot WRs, which could move Riddle to RBs (what he coached at Boise State) and Hagan to WRs (what he coached under GB).
     
  7. Duff Man

    Duff Man Moderator Club Member Junta Member

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    yep. The dead period ends January 1st and then there are two quiet period days on January 2nd and 3rd. We better have something figured out by then.
     
  8. HotRack

    HotRack Rez BubbleHead Club Member

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    Unfortunately that still keeps "The Riddler" at special teams. It'd be nice if we could bring in a REAL special teams coach since Hawk obviously doesn't want to do what a TRUE leader/coach should do - fire those who underperform. Instead he wants to keep a friend on the staff despite the obvious inadequacies.
     
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  9. CUBUFF80

    CUBUFF80 No Stinkin' Title Club Member

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    The one and only:
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    (note to youngsters, Frank Gorshin will always be the Riddler, NOT Jim Carey)
     
  10. fatbuff

    fatbuff Well-Known Member

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    I had no idea that the '80' stood for your age.
     
  11. Junction

    Junction Moderator Club Member

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    Ah yes. The very special episode "Batman gets a prostate exam"..... :wow:
     
  12. leftybuff

    leftybuff Iconoclast Club Member

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    Holy Jelly Digit, Batman...look at the length of that finger.
     
  13. buff4bcs1985

    buff4bcs1985 Hail to the King Club Member

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    hopefully it will be johnny depp
     
  14. leftybuff

    leftybuff Iconoclast Club Member

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    Holy Jelly Digit Batman...look at the length of that finger.
     
  15. GoBuffs08

    GoBuffs08 Well-Known Member

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    I don't know why everyone thinks we need a new WR coach. We already have the best WR coach in the nation. Just ask him.
     
  16. leftybuff

    leftybuff Iconoclast Club Member

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    True, nobody knows the little things better...the big things, like winning need some cleaning up but otherwise....
     
  17. Daaah

    Daaah Club Member Club Member

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    I'm hoping we hire OJ as a RB coach and move Hagan over to WR.
     
  18. The Guest

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    That guy doesn't know jack **** about coaching.
     
  19. Junction

    Junction Moderator Club Member

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    Neither does....

    Oh to hell with it - no point in even typing what everybody was already thinking.... :rolleyes:
     
  20. Ruckus

    Ruckus Peep my words. Club Member

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    Yeah!! Neither does Orlando Bloom!
     
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    77buff Well-Known Member

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    Originally Posted by navybuff96 [​IMG]
    Unfortunately that still keeps "The Riddler" at special teams. It'd be nice if we could bring in a REAL special teams coach since Hawk obviously doesn't want to do what a TRUE leader/coach should do - fire those who underperform. Instead he wants to keep a friend on the staff despite the obvious inadequacies.

    In that case Hawk would have to fire himself. I thought the Riddler was Les Miles.:lol:
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  22. sliderNcider

    sliderNcider MacLovin Club Member

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    Robin Pflugrad at Montana would be a good choice imo. Hopefully his daughter would be included in a package deal:

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  23. buffaholic

    buffaholic Club Member Club Member

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    DB job is officially filled.
     
  24. HotRack

    HotRack Rez BubbleHead Club Member

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    OK. I assume by Ambrose, (which I started out this thread with) which still leads me to my original question....ANY LEADS/IDEAS ON WHO THE NEXT WR COACH IS!!!!!!!???????:sad2:
     
  25. AlferdJasper

    AlferdJasper Well-Known Member

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    Well that depends. Do you want good ideas with actual insider information, reasonably informed speculation, or can we just make stuff up?
     
  26. buffs04

    buffs04 Well-Known Member

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    Hopefully we can avoid bringing in an actual proven coach for any of these positions and just bring in some scrubs from the Golden Sun conference or promote a graduate assistant and give him 200k a year.
     
  27. Hugegroove

    Hugegroove Club Member Club Member

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    As much as I hate to say it, we shouldn't be to surprised if Hawkins were to make a move similar to what you just described.
     
  28. mdelpizzo_1

    mdelpizzo_1 My Dixie Wrecked Club Member

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    Maybe she would be excited if dad got the head job...
     
  29. DBT

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    I've heard that the WRs really like Ambrose and want him to be their coach. We'll see. I'm glad that he is well thought of by the kids he coaches.
     
  30. HotRack

    HotRack Rez BubbleHead Club Member

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    Surface, surface after a couple of days...happy holidays to all!

    To the point, while I get a laugh out of **** that's made up, I'd prefer the stuff in bold print above....
     

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