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Howard to hire UF's Larry Scott as head coach

Discussion in 'RayGator's Swamp Gas' started by GatorKenW, Feb 1, 2020.

  1. GatorKenW

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    Congrats to Larry Scott, being reported at 247, Anyone know who may replace him?
     
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  2. Gatorrick22

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    Great news for Larry Scott. Wish him the best as a head ball coach.
     
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  3. oneatatime

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    wonder if Kerwin is up to coaching tight ends?
     
  4. manigordo

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    While this is a real loss for UF, this is a wonderful opportunity for Coach Scott. What a great, historical University. I wear a Howard T-shirt in honor of history and courage.

    True story: I wear the shirt instead of that of my own alma mater. While vacationing in The Adironcacks. a large Black man said, "I see you." as I walked past his booth. I was not sure what I heard, walked back and pointed to my shirt. He smiled and shook his head, yes. I smiled nodded at him and walked on. He gave me an enormous smile as I left.

    It was a great moment. People just wish to be seen with respect.
     
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  5. 62gator

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    Congratulations to Larry Scott, he very much wanted to be a HC.

    Joining the UF staff right now has to be extremely attractive to potential candidates. UF is ascending and clearly headed to the upper tier level, again. Go out and poach a top-shelf TE coach from another program Dan!

    I nominate this guy:

    Larry Porter - Football Coach - Auburn University Athletics
     
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  6. gatorplank

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    My #1 choice would be James Coley. Mullen should be able to convince him that it would better for his career to ditch A&M and come to UF because he’s already learned everything there is to be learned from Jimbo Fisher.
     
  7. FatherGoat

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    We need an ace recruiter in this slot. Perfect opportunity to up our game and take advantage of a potential title run next year.
     
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  8. Gatorfred

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    Greg Nord would probably volunteer.
     
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  9. WhattaGator

    WhattaGator "Where's The Beef"?? (Or the crabcakes, etc.)... VIP Member "Cook Shack Chef"

    Wouldn't this be the perfect time to lure Kerwin back into the fold, as a TE coach, rather than just an analyst??
     
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  10. incoldblood

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    Is Sieder available?
     
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  11. wingtee

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    What is your Alma Mater?
     
  12. wingtee

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    No doubt . Let’s pluck one from the uppers
     
  13. wingtee

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    No . Need a recruiter in that spot.
     
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  14. manigordo

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    Yale
     
  15. wingtee

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    Well done.I was only 2 points away from getting accepted at Yale and Harvard.
    They wanted a 4.0 and I had a 2.0.
    Just missed
     
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  16. manigordo

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    Had National Merit to UF, most of my colleagues went to UF and was a season ticket holder for 30 years. Always a rabid Gator fan.
     
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  17. DBCooper

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    Jeff Banks is Bama’s TE and Special Teams Coach. He has coached RB’s as well. He’s coached for Saban for 2 years and is probably ready for a change. Would love to take one of Nicky’s coaches.

    Agree the Auburn TE Coach is an outstanding recruiter. Clemson seems to always have great TE play as well.
     
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  18. WhattaGator

    WhattaGator "Where's The Beef"?? (Or the crabcakes, etc.)... VIP Member "Cook Shack Chef"

    Umm..
    I guess you must be right....

    Kerwin wouldn't have ANY recognizable name, or familiarity with the Gator brand....so he wouldn't be able to recruit at all. :rolleyes:
     
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  19. hotelgator

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    Agree with Whata, you have CDM and KB in your living room.... That's some offensive mind power to put a pitch together!!

    Go Gators
     
  20. GameTime1

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    Do you really think Bells name is recognizable to a high school kid? He might be a heckuva recruiter, I dont know. I would question if he wants to be all in on recruiting...but I also questioned if he would want to be an analyst. I'm not sure how much recruiting Kerwin has ever had to do, but I know it's never been on UFs level.
     
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