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Mike Martz hired as Detroit Lions O.C.

Discussion in 'All Other Team Discussions' started by big3, Feb 8, 2006.

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    Man, it's about time. In my opinion, the lions have one of the best coaching staffs in the NFL now. I only hope it translates into some wins.
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    i thought he backed out of that, no? maybe i'm imagining things.
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    i thought he backed out too!?

    someone edumacate us!
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    He withdrew his name from consideration, but that was a negotiating ploy to get the Lions to pony up some more dough.
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    genius!

    the Rams settled with him too for well over a mil. what a money whore...props!
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    Represents a $300,000 raise.
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    That is actually a good move for the Lions. Martz made some questionable decissions as a HC but he is a damn good offense coach. On top of that they did not give the HC job to Dick Jauron (smart) but they still need a new QB.
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    This is a good hire for the Lions, but it will be interesting to see what happens if they get off to a poor start with an ex-marine as a head coach, a fiery former head coach as O.C., and a bunch of hotshot young receivers. If they fail, they will go up in flames.
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    If they fail, the only one left to fire is pink pants harrington, and he should have been gone 2 years ago in my opinion.
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    If Joey can't do it with Martz as his OC, then he simply can't do it.
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    the only one besides Matt Million. :wink:
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    Millen may have pulled his head out of his...you know.He's done a pretty good job putting together his new coaching staff. Maybe it just took him 5 years to learn how to do his job. I have the lion's sickness. No matter how bad things have been, I always get my hopes up in the off season.
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    big3, are you sure you will be allowed to enter Ford Field after this?
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    well i still think martz is going to be a problem he will think he is h.c. i can see alot of arguing just on that stand point,i dont think he will be able to work under some body
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    After what?
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    after criticizing millen :p
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