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New coaches without a Spring Practice

Discussion in 'RayGator's Swamp Gas' started by garettk, Mar 24, 2020 at 4:03 PM.

  1. garettk

    garettk GC Hall of Fame

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    Haven't seen this discussed, but was just thinking what huge disadvantage FSU and other programs with first year coaches will have this year due to Spring Practices being cancelled.
    Unless there is a change in NCAA calendar, they will be tasked with a complete install in the fall (minus any instruction training staff might can provide).
     
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  2. GatorSean

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    That's a good point.

    f$u did get 3 practices in before they had to cancel, but still, this has to hurt them big time. So there's always a silver lining.
     
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  3. fox

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    I did see article breaking down each opponent. Also hurt are teams with new coordinators and QBs new to systems like UGA.
     
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  4. garettk

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    Ole Miss and fsu. Who else?
     
  5. blackbird68

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    Georgia, while not breaking in a new head coach, has a new OC and graduate transfer QB. They are going from a pro style to a hurry up spread. That is going to be difficult if there is no spring. FSU has an entire new staff including new OC and DC.
     
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  6. thekentuckygator

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    I don't always like to see programs suffer, but when I do, I'm glad it's the jackholes.
     
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  7. DBCooper

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    Good points all. Glad CDM’s staff is stable and improving with every addition. Is Coach Savage’s S&C program able to function at 100%? If so and if the NCAA allows extra July-August practices, UF will be in better shape than most. I’m hoping all the ‘20’s come in during the summer “A” session and have some allowed extra practices before a much anticipated ‘20 season.
     
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  8. Nostradamus

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    LSU has new coordinators on both sides of the ball iirc
     
  9. paidinfull

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    Aranda left. Ensminger still there.
     
  10. GatorDoc74

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    But Joe Brady and Joe Burrow are both gone. They were the difference between a good offense in 2018 and a historically dominant, national championship-winning offense in 2019. Ensminger shouldn’t scare us.
     
  11. paidinfull

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    I'm not scared of any of them. He said he thought they lost both coordinators, they only lost the dc. OC is same. That's all I said, no opinion about who we should or shouldn't be scared of.
     
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  12. GatorDoc74

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    Sorry - I didn’t mean to imply that you did. Not being scared of Ensminger, and his offense, was/is my opinion.
     
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