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    Lee-Campbell hints toward OC direction, wants to compete


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    Re: Lee-Campbell hints toward OC direction, wants to compete

    Good news.

    So who called the plays the last two games?


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    Re: Lee-Campbell hints toward OC direction, wants to compete

    Quote Originally Posted by Wesley View Post
    Good news.

    So who called the plays the last two games?
    Judging from DLC's quotes, it really sounds like it was Coach K.



    “We talked about all of the offenses that he (Klenakis) has been a part of in his coaching career,” Lee-Campbell said. “When Coach Mess got fired, I called Coach K to see what was up. He told me that they weren’t going to change the offense around. They were basically going to take the last two games. That’s what they will be doing in the future.”




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    Re: Lee-Campbell hints toward OC direction, wants to compete

    Quote Originally Posted by Cyclones01 View Post
    “We talked about all of the offenses that he (Klenakis) has been a part of in his coaching career,” Lee-Campbell said. “When Coach Mess got fired, I called Coach K to see what was up. He told me that they weren’t going to change the offense around. They were basically going to take the last two games. That’s what they will be doing in the future.”
    That statement worries me a bit because it implies that the coaching staff thinks they fixed something offensively at the end of the season rather than the success being due to playing the worst two teams on our schedule.



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    Re: Lee-Campbell hints toward OC direction, wants to compete

    If it was, then signing him up is a great way to go.


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    Re: Lee-Campbell hints toward OC direction, wants to compete

    Any more explaination what he meant when he said "they were going to take the last two games?"


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    Re: Lee-Campbell hints toward OC direction, wants to compete

    Sounds more like a recruiting sales pitch to me



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    Re: Lee-Campbell hints toward OC direction, wants to compete

    Quote Originally Posted by dualthreat View Post
    Sounds more like a recruiting sales pitch to me
    That's what I was thinking. Just basically saying, we are gonna be a good offense, look what we were doing at the end.



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    Re: Lee-Campbell hints toward OC direction, wants to compete

    Opened up the passing game, less zone-read, and a little smash mouth thrown in.



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    Re: Lee-Campbell hints toward OC direction, wants to compete

    Quote Originally Posted by Judoka View Post
    That statement worries me a bit because it implies that the coaching staff thinks they fixed something offensively at the end of the season rather than the success being due to playing the worst two teams on our schedule.
    If this were really the case though, I don't think they would of fired Messingham. They easily could of pointed to the last two games as progress and kept him but they didn't.



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    Re: Lee-Campbell hints toward OC direction, wants to compete

    To me it means that the OC of the future will have that same mentality. At least, I hope so anyway....



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    Re: Lee-Campbell hints toward OC direction, wants to compete

    Quote Originally Posted by gocubs2118 View Post
    If this were really the case though, I don't think they would of fired Messingham. They easily could of pointed to the last two games as progress and kept him but they didn't.
    K was running the offense the last two games, not Mess.



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    Re: Lee-Campbell hints toward OC direction, wants to compete

    Things that seem to be pretty apparent at this point:
    - Klenakis was pretty significantly involved with game planning/in-game play calling towards the end of the season.
    - He is being seriously considered for the OC position and even if he doesn't get it will likely have quite a bit of input on who is chosen and it would be someone he feels like he can work well with.


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    Re: Lee-Campbell hints toward OC direction, wants to compete

    NICE & INTERESTING STUFF!



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    Re: Lee-Campbell hints toward OC direction, wants to compete

    Quote Originally Posted by RustShack View Post
    K was running the offense the last two games, not Mess.
    Does anyone know this for a Fact?



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