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FSU Search: Proactive search for Norvell's replacement getting a head start.

Discussion in 'RayGator's Swamp Gas' started by tilly, Nov 4, 2019.

  1. Chantweaver

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    This would be glorious if true.



    Damn it stupid phone not copying link correctly.

    Anyways basically stats Sexton has orchestrated an amazing coaching dance leaving FSU at the alter alone.
     
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  2. 62gator

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    ..but-but, they have wings. Gray is directing a big scowl at you right now! :D
     
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  3. BobK89

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    I hope it’s Norvell. Gives us another name spelled with an “L” so we can keep track of their losses.
     
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  4. propagator

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    Looks like Norvell will become a Nole, and would be a very solid choice. Count me slightly worried
     
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  5. MarineG8R

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    You can read Nole fans on Warchant trying to make themselves feel better about the Norvell hire.

    I like this thread title

    3 SEC schools wanted Norvell!!
     
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  6. MarineG8R

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    I think it’s an improvement from Taggart and one of the better hires they could have made considering what’s available. However, going from the headman at a G5 school to a major P5 school is no easy task. Especially one with a successful history. He’s got his work cut out for him and he will get paid.
     
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  7. oragator1

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    Not exactly inspiring the fan base.
     

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  8. maxgator

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    And the sex
    And uh... The sex in the snow
     
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  9. gatorjjh

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    Could that be because they never signed the final contract with Willie and are now trying to weasel out of it?
     
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  12. TrueGator

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    If it doesn't break tomorrow, then fsu has a full-blown Charlie Foxtrot on their hands.
     
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  13. fox

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    I propose now and forever: Norvels
     
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  15. TrueGator

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    Well, now that we know that Ms. Blakely will drop $15M to get rid of a bad coach that she probably also paid to bring in, I'm not sure they're stuck with the next new guy for five years either. She's a billionaire super booster, and $15M is obviously a drop in the bucket to her. My wife flipped when she found out Spanx sales were bailing out our arch-rivals.
     
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  16. 62gator

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    :D

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    A new naming rights deal is imminent...”Bobby Bowden Field at Spanx Stadium”
     
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  18. tilly

    tilly Superhero Mod. Fast witted. Bulletproof posts. Moderator VIP Member

    Ummm. I think you mean, Ron Zook Field at Dillards-Foot Locker-Publix-Publicly Funded Memorial Erector Set.
     
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    Money is only part of the issue. You can pull the eject lever on Willie after 21 games because his product on field was exceptionally dysfunctional. You can't follow up with a quick trigger again with a guy that will have the program looking more the part of a football team.

    He may not get a long honeymoon from Clown fans, but the media will give him breathing room for the first two seasons, and that matters. Other coaches sure as hell know his first 24 months are cleaning up someone else's significant mess. Toss him in year 3 and you'll be right back to today's tire fire, with even fewer candidates to hire.

    Hopefully, everything that can go wrong over their next two seasons does (as they actually have tougher slates than 2019). Be nice to really kill their lingering recruiting advantage and let CDM really widen the gap in state.
     
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  20. tilly

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    I know we want it to fail...and I hope it does. But they are going to land the guy that most folks peg as the hot young candidate.

    Frankly...I think this is just as good as Stoops would have been...because Stoops heart would not have been all in.

    They got exactly what they should have.
    Young coach with HC experience and a solid track record.

    Mind you he doesnt have to do it in the SEC like Dan has. He only has to play against Clemson and the pips.

    Not gonna lie. I am hoping this falls apart... Maybe he gets mad about the leak before his championship game.
    But I hope it falls apart because it is a good hire.
     
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