Poll on how us Fanatics view Messingham

View Poll Results: What are your current views on Coach Messingham?

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  • I'm all in with Messingham as I trust in CPR and if he trusts Mess then so do I

    9 2.51%
  • Messingham should be allowed to be OC for the rest of the season, but if improvement isn't made then we need to re-evaluate

    86 23.96%
  • Messingham should be demoted ASAP as I feel he's a good position coach, just not an OC

    178 49.58%
  • Messingham should be fired immediately, and replaced with….anyone

    86 23.96%
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    Poll on how us Fanatics view Messingham

    With all the questions surrounding the offensive side of the ball and coach Messingham, I was curious to see the breakdown of how all of us fanatics feel about him.

    Personally...I'm seeing some EERIE similarities between the loyalty that Coach Mac showed to Barney Cotton and what Paul Rhoads is showing Messingham. I just hope it doesn't end the same way.

    Anyway, what are your thoughts!!!


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    Re: Poll on how us Fanatics view Messingham

    FIRE EVERYBODY!!!!


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    Re: Poll on how us Fanatics view Messingham

    I said be demoted. I don't think he's the best position coach in the world, but I don't think it would be beneficial to bring in a new position coach right now. Let Sturdy or Klenakis call plays the rest of the year as a tryout for next season and move forward from there.



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    Re: Poll on how us Fanatics view Messingham

    Quote Originally Posted by Luth4Cy View Post
    I said be demoted. I don't think he's the best position coach in the world, but I don't think it would be beneficial to bring in a new position coach right now. Let Sturdy or Klenakis call plays the rest of the year as a tryout for next season and move forward from there.
    Why do so many people want Klenakis to call plays? He needs to worry about getting the OL problems corrected before he even thinks about calling a play.



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    Re: Poll on how us Fanatics view Messingham

    Quote Originally Posted by isufbcurt View Post
    Why do so many people want Klenakis to call plays? He needs to worry about getting the OL problems corrected before he even thinks about calling a play.
    I agree. Who knows if coach K can even run an offense? He coached under a whiz in Ault, who definitely had control of the reigns at Nevada.



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    Quote Originally Posted by isufbcurt View Post
    Why do so many people want Klenakis to call plays? He needs to worry about getting the OL problems corrected before he even thinks about calling a play.
    I guess Kenakis had better learn the practice of faith healing, because without guys getting healthy in about 10 days correcting OL problems are going to be moot. I'm not saying the starting OL is anything to write home about, but we're playing 2nd and 3rd stringers on the OL right now.


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    Quote Originally Posted by isufbcurt View Post
    Why do so many people want Klenakis to call plays? He needs to worry about getting the OL problems corrected before he even thinks about calling a play.
    That's the reason I'm skeptical. He had a successful offense as an OC at Nevada and he has the most experience with the pistol offense of anybody on the staff.

    With what I've seen so far I'd prefer Sturdy were calling plays.



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    Quote Originally Posted by FanatiClone View Post
    I agree. Who knows if coach K can even run an offense? He coached under a whiz in Ault, who definitely had control of the reigns at Nevada.
    Do you know if Klenakis or Ault called plays at Nevada?



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    Re: Poll on how us Fanatics view Messingham

    Fire Mess. Either demote him to special teams coordinator or get him out of here.

    Hire Sturdy as interim OC. If he sucks, hire a real OC at the end of the season.



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    Re: Poll on how us Fanatics view Messingham

    Quote Originally Posted by jdoggivjc View Post
    I guess Kenakis had better learn the practice of faith healing, because without guys getting healthy in about 10 days correcting OL problems are going to be moot. I'm not saying the starting OL is anything to write home about, but we're playing 2nd and 3rd stringers on the OL right now.
    I must have missed where out tackles got injured against UNI, oh wait I didn't miss that it was our starting tackles who couldn't even handle a UNI DE.



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    Re: Poll on how us Fanatics view Messingham

    I just don't think I'm ready to give up on the coaches. I think the problem is player talent. I will say that If I see one more bubble screen, my head will explode.


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    Re: Poll on how us Fanatics view Messingham

    Quote Originally Posted by NobodyBeatsCy View Post
    I just don't thing I'm ready to give up on the coaches. I think the problem is player talent. I will say that If I see one more bubble screen, my head will explode.
    What if it is on 4th and 4?


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    Quote Originally Posted by isufbcurt View Post
    I must have missed where out tackles got injured against UNI, oh wait I didn't miss that it was our starting tackles who couldn't even handle a UNI DE.
    Well, which would you rather have - the guy that had problems handling UNI's defense, or that guy's backup's backup?


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    Re: Poll on how us Fanatics view Messingham

    Quote Originally Posted by Bret44 View Post
    What if it is on 4th and 4?
    SCREEN ON 4TH AND 4?!?!?! FIRE MESSINGHAM!! FIRE RHODES!!!! FIRE POLLARD!!! FIRE EVERYBODY!!!!


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    Re: Poll on how us Fanatics view Messingham

    On a serious note, I have not seen this big of an outcry to fire a coach since Dan McCarney in '06. Even the "fire Greg" stuff wasn't this bad.



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