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    Colorado firing Hawkins today?

    Press conference called for 11:55 MT today at CU and apparently Hawkins, in his Big 12 teleconference, was giving very short answers today.

    Lots of smoke. Could only be a good thing for us, IMO.



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    Re: Colorado firing Hawkins today?

    Would they really do this now? Doesnt that pretty much mean they are scrapping the rest of the season.



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    Re: Colorado firing Hawkins today?

    I actually want us to go to Boulder and beat the cr.p out of them and then after the game, let Buffs fire him.
    Still can't forgive him for what happened during Humanitarian Bowl 2002


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    Re: Colorado firing Hawkins today?

    Can he take his son with him?



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    Re: Colorado firing Hawkins today?

    I'm guessing this would be like Brewster in Minny. This team could fall apart in a big, big way. Hawkins is not a beloved figure in Boulder like Mac was here.


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    Re: Colorado firing Hawkins today?

    I'd rather he not be fired. I think the team would be in more disarray if he was still on the sidelines.



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    Re: Colorado firing Hawkins today?

    This would be great for us. Seems like odd timing though.



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    Re: Colorado firing Hawkins today?

    Quote Originally Posted by Al_4_State View Post
    I'm guessing this would be like Brewster in Minny. This team could fall apart in a big, big way. Hawkins is not a beloved figure in Boulder like Mac was here.

    Good point.



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    Re: Colorado firing Hawkins today?

    Isnt his son suppose to start the rest of the season? That would be awkward.



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    Re: Colorado firing Hawkins today?

    How could they afford doing that after the penalty for leaving the Big XII? They would need a huge donor to step up and pay that off.



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    Re: Colorado firing Hawkins today?

    Quote Originally Posted by CloneState1028 View Post
    Press conference called for 11:55 MT today at CU and apparently Hawkins, in his Big 12 teleconference, was giving very short answers today.

    Lots of smoke. Could only be a good thing for us, IMO.
    I thought they couldn't afford it?


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    Re: Colorado firing Hawkins today?

    Quote Originally Posted by bringmagicback View Post
    Isnt his son suppose to start the rest of the season? That would be awkward.
    That'd be pretty cold blooded.


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    Re: Colorado firing Hawkins today?

    Quote Originally Posted by cyclone13 View Post
    I actually want us to go to Boulder and beat the cr.p out of them and then after the game, let Buffs fire him.
    Still can't forgive him for what happened during Humanitarian Bowl 2002
    maybe I have a short memory, what happened?


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    Re: Colorado firing Hawkins today?

    Quote Originally Posted by Al_4_State View Post
    I'm guessing this would be like Brewster in Minny. This team could fall apart in a big, big way. Hawkins is not a beloved figure in Boulder like Mac was here.
    Players, however, are usually pretty loyal to their coaches (unless the coach has just been a jerk towards them). It would be better for ISU if the CU players didn't have extra incentive to rally around their coach for the last few games.


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    Re: Colorado firing Hawkins today?

    Thought he was getting a 4 year contract extension? haha



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