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    Colts interview Tressel for HC job

    Indianapolis Colts interview Jim Tressel for coach job, reports say - ESPN

    He goes from being a field consultant of the Colts to possible Head Coach? Consider me confused by this possible move.


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    Re: Colts interview Tressel for HC job

    Wow...guy goes from being fired for his actions in college. So he gets a job in the nfl and is now being considered for a head coaching job. Some punishment he paid.



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    Re: Colts interview Tressel for HC job

    LOL Irsay



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    Re: Colts interview Tressel for HC job

    Well, if there was any doubt left in me that I'm a Bears fan at heart, this pretty much erased it.


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    Re: Colts interview Tressel for HC job

    We'll see. I'm not crazy about any of the candidates they've interviewed or want to interview so far outside of Mike Zimmer. I would love to see him bring some AFC North toughness and defensive mentality to Indy.



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    Re: Colts interview Tressel for HC job

    I think they are friends and thats how he got the consultant job in the first place.



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    Re: Colts interview Tressel for HC job

    At least if he gets hired his typical habit of paying players will be legal.



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    Re: Colts interview Tressel for HC job

    Quote Originally Posted by dbqhawk1952 View Post
    At least if he gets hired his typical habit of paying players will be legal.
    But now he has to work with a salary cap...


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    MM and gesell are pretty much a wash. is niang a better player than woodbury? of course, but that doesnt mean its a good matchup for him, especially with a much more athletic defensive player backing up woodbury.
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    Re: Colts interview Tressel for HC job

    Dude's not fit to carry Dungy's jockstrap let alone wear Dungy's sweater vest.


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    Re: Colts interview Tressel for HC job

    Quote Originally Posted by dbqhawk1952 View Post
    At least if he gets hired his typical habit of paying players will be legal.
    Well, technically, Tressel wasn't paying players; he just looked the other way in the face of direct evidence that several of his players were receiving improper benefits and committing other violations.


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    Re: Colts interview Tressel for HC job

    Quote Originally Posted by dbqhawk1952 View Post
    At least if he gets hired his typical habit of paying players will be legal.
    If that were the case, then they should be interviewing SEC coaches....although the will quit in a year or two, if it gets tough.



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