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    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.

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    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.


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    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.



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    Re: Ferentz to Chiefs talk heating up again

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



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    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.


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    Re: Ferentz to Chiefs talk heating up again

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



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    Re: Ferentz to Chiefs talk heating up again

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


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    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.



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    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?




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    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.



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    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.



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    Re: Ferentz to Chiefs talk heating up again

    I'd just enjoy the Hawkeye fan meltdown.


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    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.


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    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.



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    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.



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