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    Baylor should have hired Mike Singletary

    Briles is ok, but Singletary would have been huge. I can remember when ISU never stood a chance against Baylor. Soon as Teaff left that all changed. On the other hand I'd love to see ISU do well in the Big 12, just not against us.



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    Re: Baylor should have hired Mike Singletary

    Quote Originally Posted by Osoprimo View Post
    Briles is ok, but Singletary would have been huge. I can remember when ISU never stood a chance against Baylor. Soon as Teaff left that all changed. On the other hand I'd love to see ISU do well in the Big 12, just not against us.
    I think the feeling is pretty mutual from our side too. Baylor is sort of the straight-laced kindred spirit of ISU in the Big XII south. I'd love to see the big schools down there humbled a bit by a resurgent Baylor.

    Singletary would have been a great hire, but I don't think you can complain about what Briles is doing there at all.


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    Re: Baylor should have hired Mike Singletary

    I think it was Singletary who decided they werent on the same page and therefore didnt want the job.


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    Re: Baylor should have hired Mike Singletary

    Quote Originally Posted by FD Cyclone View Post
    I think it was Singletary who decided they werent on the same page and therefore didnt want the job.
    Yeah, I remember Singletary turning down the Baylor job.



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    Re: Baylor should have hired Mike Singletary

    That's too bad for Baylor. I am a huge Singletary fan. If nothing else, he would bring intensity and desire to the program.



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    Re: Baylor should have hired Mike Singletary

    Pretty sad when you turn down your alma matter.



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    Re: Baylor should have hired Mike Singletary

    Singletary is in the next group to get an NFL head job. I think thats what he is holding out for...



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    Re: Baylor should have hired Mike Singletary

    There was more to the story than Mike turning down the BU job, but that's history. We had the chance then blew it. Now after you guys play us go beat the hell out of Nebraska! I like seeing them humbled too!



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    Re: Baylor should have hired Mike Singletary

    I would like to see an ISU/Baylor Big 12 Championship game. That would be a dream come true. Maybe someday.



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    Re: Baylor should have hired Mike Singletary

    Agreed, that would be a blast.

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    I would like to see an ISU/Baylor Big 12 Championship game. That would be a dream come true. Maybe someday.



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    Re: Baylor should have hired Mike Singletary

    Yeah, and they could have him suit up as well. He can probably still bring it and would be an upgrade at LB.



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    Re: Baylor should have hired Mike Singletary

    Wow...A Baylor troll on an ISU board. Singletarians unite everywhere, I guess. Get a clue, bud. We did the right thing. Singletary was in no way, shape, or form qualified to be a D-1 Head Coach in the Big 12. Briles was. We made the right hire. Get over it.



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    Re: Baylor should have hired Mike Singletary

    Quote Originally Posted by cycloneryan View Post
    Pretty sad when you turn down your alma matter.
    He didn't turn down Baylor. Baylor turned him down. The only reason he was even interviewed was to make alumni happy. It was a generosity thing. The whole time it was Houston Nutt or Art Briles. When Nutt went to Ole Miss, there was no question about who was coming to Waco.



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    Re: Baylor should have hired Mike Singletary

    Quote Originally Posted by Osoprimo View Post
    Briles is ok, but Singletary would have been huge. I can remember when ISU never stood a chance against Baylor. Soon as Teaff left that all changed. On the other hand I'd love to see ISU do well in the Big 12, just not against us.
    Um... what?



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    Re: Baylor should have hired Mike Singletary

    Quote Originally Posted by DaddyMac View Post
    Um... what?
    Baylor had a pretty decent run, including a conference championship, from 1980-1992 while we were quite bad...



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