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Welcome back! Jeff Smart named Defensive Grad Assistant!

Discussion in 'Colorado Football Message Board' started by Buffnik, Jan 27, 2011.

  1. Buffnik

    Buffnik Real name isn't Nik Club Member Junta Member

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    Former Colorado and Boulder High School linebacker Jeff Smart has joined coach Jon Embree's staff as a defensive graduate assistant coach.

    Smart completed his career in 2009 and had been living and working in Southern California before deciding to return to Boulder last month and pursue a career in coaching when he learned of the opportunity.

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    Congrats, Jeff!

    This is a good move. Guy got the absolute most out of his athletic ability to be CU's leading tackler as a senior. Easy guy to cheer for.
     
  2. El Gringo

    El Gringo Pura Vida Club Member

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    Go Panthers! Rarr!
     
  3. MtnBuff

    MtnBuff Not allowed in Barzil 2 Club Member

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    Good choice, nobody can question his work ethic, turned himself into a player through hard work and football smarts.
     
  4. Burrito Palazzo

    Burrito Palazzo AnalExplosionDeathMatch Club Member

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    Welcome back!
     
  5. sackman

    sackman Club Member Club Member

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    :yeahthat:

    Two Panthers on the staff now with Smart and Kennedy.
     
  6. Mick Ronson

    Mick Ronson Well-Known Member

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    interesting move by the new staff.
     
  7. ScottyBuff

    ScottyBuff Well-Known Member

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    Allsome! Smart always seemed like just the sort of player that would make a successful transition into coaching. Glad it starts at CU in this role!
     
  8. mdelpizzo_1

    mdelpizzo_1 My Dixie Wrecked Club Member

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    Welcome back to the black and gold.
     
  9. canuck_buff

    canuck_buff Active Member

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    Very pleased by this move. Smart was the type of player who low rated recruits with huge desire and commitment will gravitate to.
     
  10. BehindEnemyLines

    BehindEnemyLines beware the habu Club Member

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    another Cabral prodigy. Welcome back!
     
  11. Tractor

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    Congrats Jeff! Get after them :thumbsup:
     
  12. Buffarino

    Buffarino Math - how does it work? Club Member

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    With a guy from Creek running the show. As it should be. :thumbsup:
     
  13. SuperiorBuff

    SuperiorBuff Well-Known Member

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    Sweet! Smart is my 2nd favorite Buff LB after Cabral.
     
  14. sackman

    sackman Club Member Club Member

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    Ummmm, have you checked into who Mr. Embree reports to?

    As it should be indeed.
     
  15. whatthebuff

    whatthebuff Club Member Club Member

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    I went to BHS with him. Glad he never stuffed me in a locker.
     
  16. Buffarino

    Buffarino Math - how does it work? Club Member

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    Dammit. Anyone know where DiStefano or Benson went to HS? :lol:
     
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    That would be uncomfortable.
     
  18. Burrito Palazzo

    Burrito Palazzo AnalExplosionDeathMatch Club Member

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    You mean like this?

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  19. The Guest

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    I was thinking it was probably more like this:

    The locker is no place to get stuffed, in an uncomfortable place or otherwise.

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