Eagles fire Jim Washburn

Discussion in 'Tennessee Titans and NFL Talk' started by Ryno, Dec 3, 2012.

  1. Ryno

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    Andy Reid, who brought both Washburn and Howard Mudd in back in 2011, had this to say about the firing of Washburn.
    “Jim is a fine football coach and we appreciate the efforts he gave to this team over the past two years,” Reid said. “However, I determined that it was in the team’s best interest that we move in a different direction in terms of trying to maximize the production of that position group. We look forward to having Tommy Brasher back on board to work with the defensive line.”
    http://www.nj.com/eagles/index.ssf/2012/12/jim_washburn_fired_as_eagles_d.html
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  2. titan_fan_4ever

    titan_fan_4ever Titans Rule

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    I would absolutely love to get this guy back - its as they say, one mans garbage is another's gold!

    Even though we moved away from the Wide-9 (thank god), his ability to turn no-bodies into stars is forever valued. I also think he is just generally a 'good' personality on the staff, always seems to be 'firing' up the guys.

    In the end though, he will probably join Jeff in St. Louis.
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  3. The Hammer

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  4. JCBRAVE

    JCBRAVE Wake up and die right Tip Jar Donor

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    Our pass rush blows. We better call this man.
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  5. Thaddeus43

    Thaddeus43 Pro Bowler

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    Yeah I would like to have him back. Its not like what we've got is working right now anyway. I wouldn't want to go to a wide 9, but he can develop guys on the DL thats for sure.

    But I wouldn't be surprised to see him in STL either.
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  6. Tank

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    Agreed. He made a lot of scrubs into quality lineman
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  7. xpmar9x

    xpmar9x The Real Slim Shady

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    Washburn for DC. lol
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  8. JCBRAVE

    JCBRAVE Wake up and die right Tip Jar Donor

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    I don't think he wants to be a DC
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  9. Scarecrow

    Scarecrow CEO of PPO Tip Jar Donor

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    bring this man back
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  10. Finnebosch

    Finnebosch I am vengeance.

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    He'll be our Head Coach after Munchek is fired
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