Found January 05, 2012 on Phins Phocus:
PLAYERS: Jeff Fisher
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As many Dolfans are waiting for Fisher’s answer of what team he will coach, I thought it would be interesting to get a few takes from RamsHerd.com fellow blogger Derek Pease.  I had a quick conversation with Derek this evening about Fisher and the Rams and got his side of the story.  Here is what he revealed to me: 1.) What is the latest news with the Rams and Fisher? “ Kroenke is really putting on a full court press.  The thought is the Rams are waiting on hiring a GM so that Fisher can pick who he wants to work with.”Derek goes on to say: “Rams are trying to use this (full control/established GM) as an edge over Phins.  Both owners have the money, so that is not the issue.  Sources in St. Louis say that Fisher would like to work with a proven owner, which may give the Rams the edge." However, "Rams and Dolphins are in different places progress wise.  While the Rams have a QB, the Dolphins as an entire unit are further along than the Rams." Lastly, Derek menti...
1 Comment:
  • As a long long time dolphin fan I really believe Fisher is the WRONG choice.Bring in a young assistant or give it to Todd Bowels.SPEND THE MONEY ON FREE AGENTS. They are the ones playing the game.
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