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    Players loving Philbin, Kevin Burnett recalls Sparano's quote

    news is slow, but the new PFT story is pretty interesting... Not much we didn't know already, except this quote....

    It’s easy for Philbin to come off as charming, especially since Tony Sparano’s relationship with his team grew so sour. Linebacker
    Kevin Burnett
    recalled that when the Dolphins started the year 0-6, Sparano told the team: “‘You know what? If you guys want to lose and be 0-16 and get me out of here, no problem. But guess what? I’m not going to be the only one gone, and that’s just the reality of this business.’”

    and the Jets think this guy is their savior? Wait til they get a few losses, Sparano will be talking like this once again.

    So glad we have Philbin now
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    Not sure how philbin will turn out but so far i like what i see.i hate tony sparano so glad he is gone
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    Maybe Sparano will have better results as a coordinator, like CamCam did for a few years in Baltimore... But as a head coach, Sparano is a joke... And we are in far better shape now in the front office..
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    Quote Originally Posted by little biggen View Post
    Not sure how philbin will turn out but so far i like what i see.i hate tony sparano so glad he is gone
    Hey don't go hating on Sparano Or anyone ...You try and Coach a team that's not putting out at the time ....Ok so He lacked Imagination well then may Philbin is better for the Fins ....
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    He lacked much much more than imagination... starting with intelligence
    Quote Originally Posted by BeatMan View Post
    Hey don't go hating on Sparano Or anyone ...You try and Coach a team that's not putting out at the time ....Ok so He lacked Imagination well then may Philbin is better for the Fins ....
    I believe any man's finest hour - his greatest fulfillment to all he holds dear, is that moment when he has worked his heart out in a good cause and lies exhausted on the field of battle...Victorious

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    It’s easy for Philbin to come off as charming, especially since Tony Sparano’s relationship with his team grew so sour. Linebacker Kevin Burnett recalled that when the Dolphins started the year 0-6, Sparano told the team: “‘You know what? If you guys want to lose and be 0-16 and get me out of here, no problem. But guess what? I’m not going to be the only one gone, and that’s just the reality of this business.’”

    http://profootballtalk.nbcsports.com...ersonal-style/

    This clown should have been canned in 2010...
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    Quote Originally Posted by brocolli rob View Post
    news is slow, but the new PFT story is pretty interesting... Not much we didn't know already, except this quote....

    It’s easy for Philbin to come off as charming, especially since Tony Sparano’s relationship with his team grew so sour. Linebacker
    Kevin Burnett
    recalled that when the Dolphins started the year 0-6, Sparano told the team: “‘You know what? If you guys want to lose and be 0-16 and get me out of here, no problem. But guess what? I’m not going to be the only one gone, and that’s just the reality of this business.’”

    and the Jets think this guy is their savior? Wait til they get a few losses, Sparano will be talking like this once again.

    So glad we have Philbin now
    "Players love Sparano." So funny hearing that from his supporters last year. The funny thing is, he pretty much is the only one gone, outside of the trash he continued to play (Colombo, etc.).





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    Kind of a shocking quote by Sparano, I didn't think he would say something like that. Talk about negative reinforcement.
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    Quote Originally Posted by EvilDylan View Post
    Kind of a shocking quote by Sparano, I didn't think he would say something like that. Talk about negative reinforcement.
    Its very Cam Cameron-ish... just as far as delusional comments go
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    Quote Originally Posted by EvilDylan View Post
    Kind of a shocking quote by Sparano, I didn't think he would say something like that. Talk about negative reinforcement.
    Fired a year too late.
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