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Stay cool, we are still building...

Discussion in 'Tennessee Titans and NFL Talk' started by Johnnyrex, Dec 6, 2012.

  1. Johnnyrex

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    "People think I am joking when I say this, but from a coaching standpoint, you’re better off not having that good of a first year like Munchak and the Titans did last year when they surprised everyone and went 9-7,” Tucker said. “You are better off going 4-12 and then going 6-10 or 7-9 in year two and showing progress than coming out of the gates fast and appearing to or taking a step back the next year.

    “By what happened last year, they raised expectations, and that’s why they’re now dealing with people being so disappointed.”
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  2. Big Time Titan

    Big Time Titan Big Time Titan

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    Somewhat true. With the schedule we had last year we should have ended up 10-6 and made the playoffs. With this year's schedule much more difficult we've been exposed as the sorry ass team that we are. We are who they thought we were.
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  3. TheSureThing

    TheSureThing WHY DIDNT YOU DRAFT JOHNNY FOOTBALL?!?

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    We weren't that good last season. Only the blind homers couldn't see that.
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  4. Kaeotik

    Kaeotik Pro Bowler

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    We are who they thought we were!

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  5. Gunny

    Gunny Lord and Master Tip Jar Donor

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    Whose Tucker?
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  6. ImATitan

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    He raises a good point but 9-7 was the reality last year and when you're 4-8 at this point, we have every right to be disappointed. With that said, I don't think anyone denies we're still building.

    My expectations for this year weren't that high...they were 8-8 to 9-7 again. I'm disappointed we can't even meet that.
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  7. Alzarius

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    Its going to take a couple years to get this team to where it needs to be to be a contender. Its not going to all be fixed this offseason.
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  8. Scarecrow

    Scarecrow CEO of PPO Tip Jar Donor

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    Agreed

    I think we have another 3 years at best.
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  9. Titansman1

    Titansman1 Time To Start Crushing!

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    Lets just hope that we don't end up in a perpetual funk that never seems to end...ie Cleveland, Jags, Raiders...etc.
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  10. Riverman

    Riverman That may be.... Tip Jar Donor

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    I honestly think Cleveland is about to jump up. They have SEVERAL pieces in place. They have played teams very close to the end this year.
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