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Update: Kelly buzz..."The Thread" Hall of Fame bound.

Discussion in 'GC Hall of Fame' started by tilly, Nov 10, 2017.

  1. tilly

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

    I wasn't thrilled with the thought of Kelly, but it is growing on me. Especially with the ability to hire him early, and have him stick the landing for the class.

    Now it seems Kelly is taking feelers for staff positions.

    FWIW: “He’s working me. Maybe to be a LB’s coach at UCLA. Maybe Florida.” Jonathan Vilma talking Chip Kelly on Russillo Show.

     
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  2. BenTrillGriffin

    BenTrillGriffin All American

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    I said it another post that he's the coach. Announcement this time next week, two weeks at the latest.
     
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  3. Bushmaster

    Bushmaster GC Hall of Fame

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    Kelly is the home run hire. What he could do.woth the talent here is scary.
     
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  4. EastTNG8TR

    EastTNG8TR All American

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    If true, and I hope it is.... what is the delay?
     
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  5. pd_gator

    pd_gator GC Hall of Fame

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    It's Kelly or Frost or bust for me. I think these are the only 2 coaches man enough for Florida. I'd personally favor Frost, since he's younger and he has a Swagger to him. But Kelly is still a monster hire and the offensive players should be salivating.
     
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  6. g8r925

    g8r925 GC Hall of Fame

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    If its Chip Kelly then watch out!
     
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  7. Notoriousgator

    Notoriousgator GC Hall of Fame

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    Oh man. I guess I cant be disappointed with that. But I'm so hung up on frost right now.

    I never get my way! ;)
     
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  8. Gatorhead

    Gatorhead GC Hall of Fame

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    Tell Philadelphia fans how great he is -
    You may get an argument
     
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  9. Lifeguard21

    Lifeguard21 Senior

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    I agree although I’d throw Fuente in there.
     
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  10. alex4r

    alex4r Sophomore

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    Tell Dolphin fans how great Saban is...
     
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  11. Lifeguard21

    Lifeguard21 Senior

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    That’s weak!

    Could of said the same for Saban with the Dolphins or Carroll with the Patriots.
     
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  12. grant1

    grant1 GC Hall of Fame

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    Kelly could be working him for slUT and can't say who it is since they still have a coach.
     
  13. uftaipan

    uftaipan GC Hall of Fame

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    If he’s the guy, that will be the most optimistic I’ve felt about the future of this program since December 1989 and 2004.
     
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  14. uftaipan

    uftaipan GC Hall of Fame

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    That would make me a sad panda ...
     
  15. SailorGator

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    kelly started off well enough in the nfl. definitely proved he could win, but i think he had no business trying to play gm. got in over his head on the personnel side of things. big difference from just recruiting, which he would have zero problem with at UF. kelly may or may not coach in college again, but it would be somewhere he can get elite oline and dline talent on a consistent basis. that was his achilles heal at oregon.
     
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  16. cocodrilo

    cocodrilo GC Hall of Fame

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    Isn't Frost a younger Kelly?
     
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  17. ElimiGator

    ElimiGator GC Hall of Fame

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    Chippy would easily fit the term "fun". This term by our AD has more impact than we believe.
     
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  18. SailorGator

    SailorGator Sophomore

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    potentially, but frost has a ways to go before we know that one way or the other.
     
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  19. BenTrillGriffin

    BenTrillGriffin All American

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    I hate to be that "according to my sources" ass hat but according to my sources (lol) - UF got the clearance from SEC an NCAA in the past 24-48 hours. Should hear something by this time next week, definitely before FSU game so he can be on campus for visits.

    Deciding factor between him and Frost is Chip reached out expressing interest, we reached out to Frost. Frost is playing hardball/feeling himself a bit, plus prob really wants to be in Nebraska. My thought is if Chip wants to be here and we can get him for less...SIGN ME UP! He's Frost's dad essentially in coaching style, he's won on the big stage, I'm HYPE.
     
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  20. Notoriousgator

    Notoriousgator GC Hall of Fame

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    @tilly is a dream killer. You may as well shoot Santa while you're dashing my dreams of frost.
     
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