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    FC: James Franklin presser....

    Any time Jim Brown touched the ball it was an explosive play. Just ask Sam Huff.
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    FC: James Franklin presser....

    Yurcich's "change of heart" resulted from not having a job and having Texas pay most of his salary for the next two years.
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    FC: James Franklin presser....

    Wanting to have explosive plays and doing them are different things. Takes a little more than a coach who can design them.
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    It looks like Tennessee is dismissing Pruitt

    Anybody that wants it.
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    FC: Alumni trustee nomination ballots out...

    Yeow! Guessing good, old Dick Hertz is available.:)
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    It looks like Tennessee is dismissing Pruitt

    That could very well be, but we're talking about football coaches here. I mean, shit, Nick Lou has Sal Sunseri on his staff and Pruitt was good enough to be his DC for two years.
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    FC: James Franklin presser....

    The idea behind "explosive plays" is to score and score rapidly. Lombardi would be appalled. As I said, semi-bullshit. It's the favored flavor until supplanted by the next one.
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    Quick question. Does Nike still make the black coaching shoes that JoePa used to wear? If so, where

    Those are easy, sort of: Murray's Toggery on Nantucket: Whale pants They did make them in khaki. You'd have to call for availability.
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    FC: James Franklin presser....

    "Explosive plays" are defined, for whatever reason, as a running play that gains more than 12 yards and a passing play that gains more than 16. I like to keep it simple and leave it as any play that gains more than 20. It gets further qualified by down and distance considerations. A TD pass of...
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    FC: James Franklin presser....

    Need more than one and a QB capable of of regularly serving up the one you have.
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    FC: James Franklin presser....

    Don't disagree, but it's gonna be tough recruiting those athletes without a product on the field to show. Hope isn't a plan, but you gotta start somewhere and hiring Yurcich is a good start.
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    FC: James Franklin presser....

    All well and good, but a team has to have players capable of executing explosive plays. Otherwise it's just shooting blanks.
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    It looks like Tennessee is dismissing Pruitt

    Soon to be the newest analyst at Bama.
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    FC: Alumni trustee nomination ballots out...

    Wasted effort, but you know all about those.
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    FC: Alumni trustee nomination ballots out...

    Yeah, just write in Ex Lax.
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    Evan Clark

    Which any member of the team, scholarship or walk-on, would have.
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    FC: Bowens in the portal.

    Who knows? Maybe he would've won a Super Bowl.
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    New concept helmets.....

    Let's not get carried away here.:)