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Thread: Players loving Philbin, Kevin Burnett recalls Sparano's quote

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    To think that Sparano's offensive scheme or situational play calling will be any kind of an upgrade over Brian Schottenheimer is asinine.

    It'll take nothing short of a guru to get Sanchez over the hump from being the run of the mill, ordinary, nothing spectacular, wildly inconsistent and average quarterback to, well...the opposite.

    Let's face it, most NFL teams can't operate in success with a conundrum at quarterback. With Sparano, it is a formula for disaster. Exhibit A: these Miami Dolphins. The only thing that separates Chad Henne and Sanchez is the clutch factor of big games. Sparano failed with Henne and I can almost guarantee that Sanchez won't be any different.

    The Dolphins are like a Bob Dylan of the NFL...Times they are a changin'.

    The Jets on the other hand are like a Tom Petty...freeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeee falllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllin
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    Maybe if Tony Moron-o decided to not go for a field goal inside the Red Zone from time to time, some of us might still have some good feelings for him. Hope you take the Jets down with you Tony.
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    I'll always remember Sparano for the decision to not try a hail mary because he was worried about someone intercepting the pass and running it back for a TD
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    Sparano is a HUGE NFL FAIL & it shows every day ... yet folks are still defending him here ... figures!!

    I was estatic when he joined the Jets (Every strategic move Rex makes fails) ... if Meatball gets stuck upstairs & his actions hidden ... I'll just cry!! That's Entertainment on the Jets!! That's Tragedy on my Dolphins!!




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    What is sad is that we go through this every few years. Coach gets fired, quits, retires, etc... and he sucks. But this new guy is our savior...until we lose. Repeat the process. Let's win some football games before we go talking sh--.
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    Quote Originally Posted by MiamiFinsJC View Post
    To think that Sparano's offensive scheme or situational play calling will be any kind of an upgrade over Brian Schottenheimer is asinine.

    It'll take nothing short of a guru to get Sanchez over the hump from being the run of the mill, ordinary, nothing spectacular, wildly inconsistent and average quarterback to, well...the opposite.

    Let's face it, most NFL teams can't operate in success with a conundrum at quarterback. With Sparano, it is a formula for disaster. Exhibit A: these Miami Dolphins. The only thing that separates Chad Henne and Sanchez is the clutch factor of big games. Sparano failed with Henne and I can almost guarantee that Sanchez won't be any different.

    The Dolphins are like a Bob Dylan of the NFL...Times they are a changin'.

    The Jets on the other hand are like a Tom Petty...freeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeee falllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllin
    Just so the Fins don't end up like a Janis Joplin (aside from the obvious toe tag) > as in: Take Another Little Piece Of My Heart Again





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    Quote Originally Posted by Gonzo View Post
    Fired a year too late.
    True, but what do you expect with an owner who was/is learning the business?

    Disciple: Master, how do you become successful?
    Master: Make good decisions.
    Disciple: And how do you learn to make good decisions?
    Master: By making bad decisions.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Zounds View Post
    Sparano was right. Brandon Marshall is gone for droping many TD passes (2 of which were game winners). Vernon Carey is gone. Columbo is gone. Chad Henne is gone. As much as I dont like him, I dont see anything wrong with what he said.
    All he did by saying that is confirming to his team what most of us fans already knew. He can't coach.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Scrap View Post
    What is sad is that we go through this every few years. Coach gets fired, quits, retires, etc... and he sucks. But this new guy is our savior...until we lose. Repeat the process. Let's win some football games before we go talking sh--.
    I'm in ... nothing fancy, nothing big ... just solid football. Play hard & give a good showing every game ... all I ask is finish above .500 every year ... then build on that.

    No collapse or embarassment!!
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    Quote Originally Posted by brocolli rob View Post
    I dont think you'll be 0-6, either. But If the Tebow experiment fails, and you fail to make the playoffs, NY will be calling for Rex's head. And WHO do you think is going to get the first shot at coaching the Jets? Not rocket science...
    Uh with this logic Miami should have hired Mike Nolan when they fired Sparano....
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