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Raiders reportedly interviewed Mike Martz

According to Steve Corkran of The Oakland Tribune, the Raiders interviewed Mike Martz for their vacant offensive coordinator position. If the Raiders decide to hire Martz, I’m not sure Carson Palmer or Terrelle Pryor would be a good fit for his offense.  Maybe they’re thinking about drafting a quarterback in the offseason.   Need NFL Tickets? var _CI = _CI || {}; (function...
Via Pro Football Zone
January 12, 2013  |  Discuss

Raiders Interview Mike Martz For Their Offensive Coordinator Vacancy

Steve Corkran of the Contra Costa Times reports that the Oakland Raiders have interviewed Mike Martz for their offensive coordinator vacancy. Corkran also met with Juan Castillo about potentially replacing Frank Pollack as their offensive line coach next season. Oakland isn’t in a hurry to make a decision regarding the position, so this could play out over the next few weeks...
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January 12, 2013  |  Discuss

Can Mike Tice bring some familiar magic to the Bears offense?

The Chicago Bears and former offensive coordinator Mike Martz departed ways at the end of the 2011 regular season and in 2012 Mike Tice will take over the reins.  Can he recapture the offensive magic from his Minnesota days? Say what you will about the somewhat troubled tenure of Mike Tice as the Vikings‘ head
Via The Penalty Flag
May 11, 2012  |  Discuss

Why will the Chicago Bears ignore OT in the NFL Draft?

This argument seems to permeate throughout Bears circles, on Bears message boards on my twitter feed that it will be an OT selected at 19.  I go over and over the reasoning behind why the Bears won't draft an offensive tackle at 19 but it never seems to sink in.  The argument or points in the argument typically goes something like this J'Marcus Webb sucks the Bears need...
Via Midway Illustrated
March 07, 2012  |  Discuss

Oakland Raiders wish to speak with Mike Tice for head coaching position

The search for a new head coach for the Oakland Raiders continues as the team put in a formal request to speak with Chicago Bears offensive coordinator Mike Tice. Tice was recently promoted to the role of offensive coordinator for the Chicago Bears with the retirement of Mike Martz. Martz’s contract with the Bears was up at the conclusion of this season and Chicago...
January 19, 2012  |  Discuss

Martz says he's retiring from coaching

Mike Martz says he is retiring from coaching. The NFL Network first reported his decision this week and Martz told the Chicago Sun-Times, ''It's time.'' He did not return a message left Tuesday. The architect of ''The Greatest Show on Turf'' as offensive coordinator and head coach of the Rams, Martz spent the past two seasons as the Chicago Bears...
Via AP on Fox
January 17, 2012  |  Discuss

Report: Mike Martz to retire

A report says that Mike Martz, the architect of St. Louis' "The Greatest Show On Turf" at the turn of the century, is retiring from coaching. 

Via Fantasy Football Champs
January 16, 2012  |  Discuss

Cutler approved of Martz departure

According to reports out of Chicago, Bears QB Jay Cutler, despite eventually finding great success within Martz's offense, had no problem with the offensive coordinator leaving the organization.

Via Pro Football Zone
January 05, 2012  |  Discuss

Mike Martz resigns from Bears

According to numerous reports, Chicago Bears offensive coordinator Mike Martz has resigned from his post as the team's offensive coordinator on Tuesday, citing "philosophical differences."

Via Helmet2Helmet
January 03, 2012  |  Discuss

Mike Martz Resigns from Chicago Bears

Mike Martz resigned from the Chicago Bears today; more like he was forced out.  Martz often himself in trouble for ultra pass-heavy schemes that left the quarterback vulnerable. Not a good idea when the Bears just acquired Jay Cutler, giving the franchise it’s first real signal caller since Sid Luckman. In both years Cutler and Martz worked together there was friction and trouble...
Via The Sports Bank
January 03, 2012  |  Discuss
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