Page 1 of 3 123 LastLast
Results 1 to 15 of 32
  1. #1
    Starter
    Points: 25,450, Level: 48
    Level completed: 90%, Points required for next Level: 100
    Overall activity: 3.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran25000 Experience Points
    HuddleUp's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2009
    Location
    Kansas City
    Posts
    613
    Points
    25,450
    Level
    48
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 0
    Given: 0

    Ferentz to Chiefs talk heating up again

    As a Chiefs' fan, I was kind of hoping this would happen in the past. I thought he'd be a pretty good NFL head coach. He was mentioned after both Vermeil and Herm left. Now, I'm thinking he'd be in over his head. He seems to suffer from the same thing as Vermeil... too much loyalty to his coaches and players and too stubborn to adapt to new styles.

    KCMetro.com Showing you http://thebiglead.com/index.php/2011/09/28/todd-haley-replacement-chatter-in-kansas-city-iowas-kirk-ferentz/



  2. #2
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 61,462, Level: 76
    Level completed: 89%, Points required for next Level: 188
    Overall activity: 5.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    cycloneG's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2007
    Location
    Off the grid
    Posts
    3,781
    Points
    61,462
    Level
    76
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 114
    Given: 25

    Re: Ferentz to Chiefs talk heating up again

    Vermeil shows more emotion in one quarter of football than Ferentz has shown in his entire career.


    I don't think I'm alone when I say I'd like to see more and more planets fall under the ruthless domination of our solar system.

  3. #3
    Pro
    Points: 101,617, Level: 99
    Level completed: 29%, Points required for next Level: 1,433
    Overall activity: 1.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsVeteran

    Join Date
    Apr 2010
    Posts
    3,061
    Points
    101,617
    Level
    99
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 15
    Given: 0

    Re: Ferentz to Chiefs talk heating up again

    When Ferentz runs out of his own kids make the starting center, he'll be out of Iowa City like **** through a goose.



  4. #4
    All-Star
    Points: 21,992, Level: 45
    Level completed: 38%, Points required for next Level: 558
    Overall activity: 3.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran10000 Experience Points
    jj-cyclones's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2007
    Location
    Ames
    Posts
    1,815
    Points
    21,992
    Level
    45
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 6
    Given: 20

    Re: Ferentz to Chiefs talk heating up again

    The ole Ferentz to the NFL thread...gotta have one of those each year!



  5. #5
    Speechless
    Points: 398,619, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 67.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialOverdriveVeteran50000 Experience Points
    Wesley's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Location
    Omaha
    Posts
    58,793
    Points
    398,619
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 551
    Given: 349

    Re: Ferentz to Chiefs talk heating up again

    KFC agent is hot pushing his client. Need another pay raise.

    Seriously, Todd "I am Screwed" Haley will be fired soon. So they will be getting someone new.


    Let my Fred's Posse Ride: Georges, Naz, Hogue, Bryce, Nader, Monte, Matt, and McKay.

  6. #6
    All-Star
    Points: 33,855, Level: 56
    Level completed: 68%, Points required for next Level: 395
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran25000 Experience Points
    ISU4ME's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2007
    Posts
    1,587
    Points
    33,855
    Level
    56
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 7
    Given: 10

    Re: Ferentz to Chiefs talk heating up again

    I like having him at Iowa. ISU is 7-6 versus Iowa under his leadership.



  7. #7
    Speechless
    Points: 398,619, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 67.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialOverdriveVeteran50000 Experience Points
    Wesley's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Location
    Omaha
    Posts
    58,793
    Points
    398,619
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 551
    Given: 349

    Re: Ferentz to Chiefs talk heating up again

    "Keep Kirk. Keep Kirk. Please. It is personal."


    Let my Fred's Posse Ride: Georges, Naz, Hogue, Bryce, Nader, Monte, Matt, and McKay.

  8. #8
    Addict
    Points: 69,522, Level: 81
    Level completed: 87%, Points required for next Level: 228
    Overall activity: 6.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Location
    Northwest Arkansas
    Posts
    5,329
    Points
    69,522
    Level
    81
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 73
    Given: 85

    Re: Ferentz to Chiefs talk heating up again

    Quote Originally Posted by ISU4ME View Post
    I like having him at Iowa. ISU is 7-6 versus Iowa under his leadership.
    Exactly. A few more years of CPR vs. Mr Personality and I think ISU will swing the state to a Cyclone state for the top recruits outside of the born and bred hawk fans.



  9. #9
    Speechless
    Points: 560,156, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Social50000 Experience PointsOverdriveVeteranRecommendation Second Class
    ISUAgronomist's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2009
    Location
    Back in Iowa!!!!!!!!
    Posts
    21,360
    Points
    560,156
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 196
    Given: 123

    Re: Ferentz to Chiefs talk heating up again

    Quote Originally Posted by cycloneG View Post
    Vermeil shows more emotion in one quarter of football than Ferentz has shown in his entire career.
    But can he chew gum as intensely as Capt. Kirk?




  10. #10
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 52,465, Level: 70
    Level completed: 94%, Points required for next Level: 85
    Overall activity: 11.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Aug 2006
    Posts
    3,748
    Points
    52,465
    Level
    70
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 145
    Given: 234

    Re: Ferentz to Chiefs talk heating up again

    It's silly to leave U of I, 4 mil a year for as long as he wants unless the wheels fall off vs. 5+ mil for maybe 4 years.



  11. #11
    Addict
    Points: 105,211, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 18.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    CyForPresident's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Location
    Cornlands of Ayuxwa
    Posts
    5,415
    Points
    105,211
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 30
    Given: 4

    Re: Ferentz to Chiefs talk heating up again

    Once his kids are done, he is probably gone.

    And Iowa is no different than any other college team in that they are one bad coaching hire away from 1-11. It happens to everyone and Iowa is due for some crap seasons.



  12. #12
    Speechless
    Points: 227,057, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 23.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialRecommendation Second ClassVeteran50000 Experience PointsCreated Album pictures
    Clones21's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2008
    Location
    Des Moines
    Posts
    17,558
    Points
    227,057
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 0
    Given: 0

    Re: Ferentz to Chiefs talk heating up again

    I'd just enjoy the Hawkeye fan meltdown.


    "Winning isn't everything, it's the only thing."

  13. #13
    Starter
    Points: 20,623, Level: 43
    Level completed: 86%, Points required for next Level: 127
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran10000 Experience Points
    trevn's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Posts
    856
    Points
    20,623
    Level
    43
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1
    Given: 3

    Re: Ferentz to Chiefs talk heating up again

    I can picture the threads on HN now...

    "We're Doomed!"
    "We Didn't Need KF Anyway!"
    "Urban Meyer to Iowa?"
    "End the Series with ISU!"

    Ok that last one is always on their main board anyway so it's not really a stretch.


    www.drivethelane.com/bask - A great college basketball simulation. Give it a try, it's FREE, not to mention addicting.

  14. #14
    Pro
    Points: 59,115, Level: 75
    Level completed: 38%, Points required for next Level: 935
    Overall activity: 4.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    djcubby's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2006
    Location
    Des Moines, IA
    Posts
    2,894
    Points
    59,115
    Level
    75
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 82
    Given: 87

    Re: Ferentz to Chiefs talk heating up again

    Quote Originally Posted by 2020cy View Post
    It's silly to leave U of I, 4 mil a year for as long as he wants unless the wheels fall off vs. 5+ mil for maybe 4 years.
    This. I don't understand why anyone thinks that Ferentz will ever leave Iowa on is own doing. He's one of the highest paid coaches in the country and all he has to do is win 8+ games every few years. There's no pressure for him to win a National Championship as long as he reaches a BCS bowl every once in a while. He runs the place over there and no matter what happens to/with his team, he's a teflon don and nothing sticks.

    The guys got the cushiest job in college sports today.



  15. #15
    Starter
    Points: 11,407, Level: 32
    Level completed: 23%, Points required for next Level: 543
    Overall activity: 1.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran10000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Jan 2010
    Posts
    660
    Points
    11,407
    Level
    32
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 2
    Given: 0

    Re: Ferentz to Chiefs talk heating up again

    Quote Originally Posted by cycloneG View Post
    Vermeil shows more emotion in one quarter of football than Ferentz has shown in his entire career.
    I have a feeling Ferentz is an emotional guy but very guarded about when and where he shows it. He is very highly thought of by NFL people who know what they want in a coach. I think if he really wants to be a head coach in the NFL he will get the opportunity at some point.



Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  
  • TV: FOX
  • Iowa State vs. Baylor
  • September 27, 2014
  • 07:20 PM