The 15 finalists for the Pro Football Hall of Fame were announced Thursday night.
10 semifinalists were eliminated including: Steve Atwater, Don Coryell, Roger...
The Bucs were 0-14 the year before (only played 14 game seasons back then). They were 0-12 this year (1977) and even though the scores were always close with their top ten defense they were still losing games 10-0. Would the Bucs win a game this year with only two games left; at New Orleans and home vs the powerful offense of Don Coryell's St. Louis Cardinals?
If only former NFL coaches Don Coryell or Bill Walsh had thought to trademark their pass-happy offensive systems during the 1970s in '80s -- popularly termed the "Air Coryell" and "West Coast Offense" systems, respectively -- then perhaps there would be some precedent set for Auburn coach Gus Malzahn. The coaching innovators might have picked up a bit more...
We don’t want me coaching the offense. My expertise lies on the defensive side of the ball. I’m not, all of a sudden, going to think I am going to be Don Coryell calling offenses. That’s not it. I brought in Tony to coach with me and to put an offense in, and I’m not going to hold him back.”
“It’s an exciting time for us and the negative part of 2011, I can’t...