1. This site uses cookies. By continuing to use this site, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Learn More.
  2. The admins are aware of site instability throughout the day today. We have our crack technical staff checking it out, but it is probably the Russians. If you are having any specific issues, please post them to the Customer Service Support Forums and we will get to them in the next 24 to 48 weeks. Thank You

WTF? Boston College will fire coach if he interviews with the Jets.

Discussion in 'Colorado Football Message Board' started by JimmyBuff, Jan 5, 2009.

  1. JimmyBuff

    JimmyBuff Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Jul 10, 2005
    Messages:
    16,901
    Likes Received:
    227
  2. buff4bcs1985

    buff4bcs1985 Hail to the King

    Joined:
    Feb 4, 2008
    Messages:
    26,141
    Likes Received:
    2,266
    bc sucks!!!
     
  3. HuskerHater

    HuskerHater Club Member Club Member

    Joined:
    Feb 16, 2008
    Messages:
    792
    Likes Received:
    298
    And Bob Kraft is a trustee at BC. Never would have guessed.:lol:
     
  4. CarolinaBuff

    CarolinaBuff Weekend Poster Club Member

    Joined:
    Sep 14, 2006
    Messages:
    18,774
    Likes Received:
    557
    When I first saw this story I was amazed. I don't ever recall hearing about this kind of a threat from a team before. I wonder if they'd really follow thru with firing him.
     
    Last edited: Jan 5, 2009
  5. sackman

    sackman Club Member Club Member

    Joined:
    Jul 8, 2005
    Messages:
    49,046
    Likes Received:
    4,953
    He should call their bluff. If he gets fired over something like this, then he'd be an automatic candidate for about 10 other jobs right away. His agent should be screaming at him to call the bluff.
     
  6. Buffarino

    Buffarino Math - how does it work? Club Member

    Joined:
    Jul 8, 2005
    Messages:
    24,642
    Likes Received:
    832
    Unless interviewing with other teams is specifically spelled out in his contract as a terminable offense, they can fire him and they will likely have to honor the rest of the contract.

    So is their intent to make him want to stay there? Because it sure doesn't come across that way.
     
  7. Junction

    Junction Moderator Club Member

    Joined:
    Jul 8, 2005
    Messages:
    47,534
    Likes Received:
    1,000,006

    Ah. That explains a lot.

    Part of me says "go, BC!" on this one. Too many coaches sign contract, then just walk away from them when the next better job comes along. Sucks for the schools, but more for the kids who sign with a program because a coach tells them he'll be around, then leaves a month later. The kids are the only ones with no real options in that situation.

    But a bigger part of me says that BC is being a bunch of absolute asshats in this situation. Jagodzinski has done a good job there, and saying they are going to hand the job to Steve Logan, who got run out of East Carolina, doesn't seem like the most level headed move in this situation. The odds on Jagodzinski actually landing the Jets job are pretty astronomical - seems to me BC is cutting off their nose to spite their face here.
     
  8. MiamiBuffs

    MiamiBuffs Wᴉɐɯᴉ qnɟɟs Club Member

    Joined:
    Jul 12, 2005
    Messages:
    36,634
    Likes Received:
    2,166
    During the recruiting cycle no less. :lol: I'd say they could fire him and he could probably get an injunction against them among other legal maneuvers to make it really painful for them in front of all those TV cameras. :devil2:
     

Share This Page