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    Tuberville hired Neal Brown from Troy to be the OC, really? What is wrong with the system in place now, I think this is a bad move for Tech, good move for us next year.

    Tuberville hires Neal Brown as Tech's new offensive coordinator - Big 12 Blog - ESPN



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    Re: Texas Tech

    I thought part of him being hired was that he agreed to retain the current staff.



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    Re: Texas Tech

    There wasn't an OC when Leach was there was there?


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    Re: Texas Tech

    Quote Originally Posted by yaman3 View Post
    There wasn't an OC when Leach was there was there?
    That would make more sense.



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    Re: Texas Tech

    Quote Originally Posted by MNCyGuy View Post
    I thought part of him being hired was that he agreed to retain the current staff.
    No there wasn't, but I would promote from within. Keep the same system, this amazes me.



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    Re: Texas Tech

    Neal Brown looks like a good hire to TT at OC.

    I did not know that Troy had racked up that many yards last year.



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    Re: Texas Tech

    What kind of system did he run at Troy?



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    Re: Texas Tech

    We're lucky he didn't come after Herman



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    Re: Texas Tech

    Quote Originally Posted by ketelmeister View Post
    We're lucky he didn't come after Herman
    Yeah, our offense was amazing.


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    Re: Texas Tech

    Leach ran the offense.



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    Re: Texas Tech

    Quote Originally Posted by MNCyGuy View Post
    What kind of system did he run at Troy?
    Similar. Pass happy spread.


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    Re: Texas Tech

    Quote Originally Posted by UNIGuy4Cy View Post
    No there wasn't, but I would promote from within. Keep the same system, this amazes me.
    I don't know if anyone else on the staff could run it as effectively. If that offense isn't run precisely it will not work at all. You may look at the bowl game as an indication someone could but that was one game within the sme season. I don't know if whoever was on that staff could sustain it.

    Also I don't think your hire TT to come in and do the same things. He knows what he is doing on his own. If they hired him with the intention of nothing changing this will not work. If they wanted that they should have hired McNeil.


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    Re: Texas Tech

    Quote Originally Posted by erikbj View Post
    Leach ran the offense.
    Actually the young kid Lincoln Riley called the game in bowl and the offense did not look any different to me...



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    Re: Texas Tech

    TT at TT will be very interesting. Tech was distinguished by its style as much as its winning ways. If they had the same string of bowl appearances, but played a more formal style, I don't think they would have the same attraction. Trading a pirate for a riverboat gambler looks like a good move, on paper.

    But if they miss a bowl game next year expect all hell to break loose. I'm guessing the transition between offenses won't be horrible, but I wonder if the talent currently at Tech won't calibrate very well to the slight changes. Tuberville's two other rookie seasons were not memorable.



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    Re: Texas Tech

    Quote Originally Posted by UNIGuy4Cy View Post
    No there wasn't, but I would promote from within. Keep the same system, this amazes me.
    If the guy that hired them didn't see anyone on the staff that he wanted to
    promote to the position why do you think the new guy would?



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