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    Just what is coaching harder?

    I have heard Mac say this every week for 6 weeks in a row. To me it doesn't even make sense. Does anyone paint harder, engineer harder, account harder, teach harder?


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    Re: Just what is coaching harder?

    Taking a Viagra before the game?



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    Re: Just what is coaching harder?

    Quote Originally Posted by ISUFan22 View Post
    Taking a Viagra before the game?
    Caught me off guard, luckily I had swallowed my diet cherry pepsi already!



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    Re: Just what is coaching harder?

    Quote Originally Posted by CyCloned View Post
    Does anyone ... teacher harder?
    Apparently not in any school you attended, anyway...



    Sorry, I had to do it.

    I agree though- I've thought that to myself every time he says it. He's certainly spinning harder this season.


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    Re: Just what is coaching harder?

    Maybe "coaching harder" is a euphemism for finding new ways to pump up the other team after you lose by 30.



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    Re: Just what is coaching harder?

    Perhaps if we had any players named "Harder," they would be well-coached.


    Yeah well, ya know, that's just, like uh, your opinion, man.

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    Re: Just what is coaching harder?

    Quote Originally Posted by CyCloned View Post
    I have heard Mac say this every week for 6 weeks in a row. To me it doesn't even make sense. Does anyone paint harder, engineer harder, account harder, teacher harder?
    Coaching harder is simpler telling bigger lies each week to your staff, players, JP, Mom, media, fans and yourself. That is hard.


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    Re: Just what is coaching harder?

    Quote Originally Posted by ornryactor View Post
    Apparently not in any school you attended, anyway...



    Sorry, I had to do it.

    I agree though- I've thought that to myself every time he says it. He's certainly spinning harder this season.
    That is what I get for trying to post with my 3 year old boy 'helping' me.



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    Re: Just what is coaching harder?

    It's an expression to try and save your job. Nothing more.

    Is he saying that he wasn't coaching his hardest earlier this season?! For $1.1 million you better bust your *** every day. I think he does that but he makes himself look like a moron saying things like that.



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    Re: Just what is coaching harder?

    Quote Originally Posted by cycloneworld View Post
    It's an expression to try and save your job. Nothing more.

    Is he saying that he wasn't coaching his hardest earlier this season?! For $1.1 million you better bust your *** every day. I think he does that but he makes himself look like a moron saying things like that.
    My whole point is that what Mac and his coaches need to start doing is coaching smarter or better. Coaching harder sounds like a guy pounding nails who thinks if he swings harder it will make up for hit the nail head 1 out of 4 times.



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    Re: Just what is coaching harder?

    Quote Originally Posted by CyCloned View Post
    I have heard Mac say this every week for 6 weeks in a row. To me it doesn't even make sense. Does anyone paint harder, engineer harder, account harder, teach harder?
    It means pacing the sideline and extra 5 feet in each direction and clapping 10 more times than normal while pacing.


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    Re: Just what is coaching harder?

    Quote Originally Posted by ornryactor View Post
    He's certainly spinning harder this season.
    That's exactly what I was thinking! Spin DMC!!!


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    Re: Just what is coaching harder?

    Quote Originally Posted by CyinCo View Post
    It means pacing the sideline and extra 5 feet in each direction and clapping 10 more times than normal while pacing.
    Don't forget throwing in a few extra "No question about it"'s at the pressers.



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    Re: Just what is coaching harder?

    Quote Originally Posted by CyCloned View Post
    Coaching harder sounds like a guy pounding nails who thinks if he swings harder it will make up for hit the nail head 1 out of 4 times.
    ...or 3 out of 10 times (0 for 6) and quite possibly 3 out of 12 times (0 for 8)...



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    Re: Just what is coaching harder?

    Excellent analogy, CyCloned.



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