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    Offensive Coordinator

    Will the new offensive coordinator be named by the end of this week to help recruit? Thoughts?



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    Re: Offensive Coordinator

    the AFCA convention for fb coaches is next Monday- Wednesday. I would guess contact will be made this week and then maybe a hire next week after convention.



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    Re: Offensive Coordinator

    Hopefully we get somebody who doesn't go away from what's working during a game.


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    Re: Offensive Coordinator

    Amen to that. I'm not convinced Herman's offense and play calling would ever be sucessful here. I'm anxious to move forward with a new O coordinator.



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    Re: Offensive Coordinator

    I heard Mangino was in Ames looking for houses.


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    Re: Offensive Coordinator

    Quote Originally Posted by Mycology View Post
    I heard Mangino was in Ames looking for houses.
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    Re: Offensive Coordinator

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    Re: Offensive Coordinator

    Quote Originally Posted by Mycology View Post
    I heard Mangino was in Ames looking for houses.
    Not houses, he was checking out the restaurants. Needs know that Ames can supply enough food



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    Re: Offensive Coordinator

    The tough part is knowing that some people are going to lose their jobs in all likelihood. That said, I am not a an of the Jet Tempo which loses the time of possession game, I understand how it works for Oregon just don't see it as an asset for us. Also, we do not have a running QB like Tebow, Jared/Sam will be serviceable runners but not of the size that can run 15-20 times per game. Frankly, I think after 3 years we have seen what Tom's Offense can do here. Looking forward to a change, and play calling that makes some kind of sense.


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    TH is literally a genious, but I think all too often he outsmarted himself.
    The times that he took what the defense gave him, we had success. When he tried to force the issue, we looked lost.

    I am really anxious to see who is hired. I am hoping it will be someone that can develop the young QBs we have in the system for the future and get the offense rolling more consistently.



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    Re: Offensive Coordinator

    Quote Originally Posted by ThatllDoCy View Post
    The tough part is knowing that some people are going to lose their jobs in all likelihood. That said, I am not a an of the Jet Tempo which loses the time of possession game, I understand how it works for Oregon just don't see it as an asset for us. Also, we do not have a running QB like Tebow, Jared/Sam will be serviceable runners but not of the size that can run 15-20 times per game. Frankly, I think after 3 years we have seen what Tom's Offense can do here. Looking forward to a change, and play calling that makes some kind of sense.
    Based on recent CPR comments, the current version of the no-huddle spread offense is essentially staying as-is and will be tweaked for the strengths/weaknesses of whoever ends up as the starting QB. The offense will continue to be high-tempo when it needs to be.

    Also, it appears that Kliff Kingsbury will end up at TX A&M:

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    If anyone watched the LA Tech-TCU bowl game, the Tony Franklin offense for LA Tech is very similar to what ISU has run since CPR arrived. Franklin would seem to be a logical candidate given that he and CPR were on Auburn's staff at the same time.



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    Re: Offensive Coordinator

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    I can't believe you seriously needed a Jimlad for that one.


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    Re: Offensive Coordinator

    Quote Originally Posted by cyhiphopp View Post
    TH is literally a genious, but I think all too often he outsmarted himself.
    The times that he took what the defense gave him, we had success. When he tried to force the issue, we looked lost.

    I am really anxious to see who is hired. I am hoping it will be someone that can develop the young QBs we have in the system for the future and get the offense rolling more consistently.
    I am by no means a Raisin Face fan, but there is some wisdom in his "scratch where it itches" philosophy.


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    Re: Offensive Coordinator

    I heard Mangino was in Ames looking for houses.

    I hope not. The Japanese population would be terrified....



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    Re: Offensive Coordinator

    Quote Originally Posted by cyhiphopp View Post
    TH is literally a genious, but I think all too often he outsmarted himself.
    The times that he took what the defense gave him, we had success. When he tried to force the issue, we looked lost.

    I am really anxious to see who is hired. I am hoping it will be someone that can develop the young QBs we have in the system for the future and get the offense rolling more consistently.
    Being a 'genius' is pretty overrated when it comes to coaching football. Maybe if he were an astrophysicist or neurosurgeon it would come in handy. Obviously, a lot of non-genii (not a word, I know) have had a lot more success than Herman has as OC's.



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