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    Quote Originally Posted by pfelix73 View Post
    I would love to see Cowher back in his home town where he belongs... Let him run the entire show. Dump Colbert and give Cowher the keys to the Corvette (or is it just a Chevette at this point). However, Tomlin has turned things around and if the team continues to improve here in late 2013 and even make a run at the playoffs, you gotta give the present HC props for turning it around.....

    Realistically? You never know...Cowher, at this point of his life, may be intriqued by such an offer....
    Yea, put Cowher in charge of everything so he can make brilliant personnel moves like draft OT Shaun Andrews instead of QB Ben Rothlisberger. He'll build a championship team real quick with his innovative offensive mind.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Oviedo View Post
    Yea, put Cowher in charge of everything so he can make brilliant personnel moves like draft OT Shaun Andrews instead of QB Ben Rothlisberger. He'll build a championship team real quick with his innovative offensive mind.
    Actually Roethlisberger was in New York because he and his agent were under the impression that the Giants would take him with their pick because the guy they really wanted (Eli) would be off of the board. And Coach was cool with that because he wanted to draft the most productive Qb coming out that year, Philip Rivers. Rivers was at home waiting for the call from us.

    However, Eli pulls a fast one with a Tantrum, the Giants get their guy, and Schottenheimer takes Phil after coaching at the Senior Bowl that he (Rivers) lit up. Long story, short Coach never wanted or truly believed in Roethlisberger at that time and therefore Andrews was his default selection. But,....Mr. Rooney then says,..."Take the Quaterback" smh

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    So, you're saying that Cowher would have drafted Andrews instead of Roethlisberger?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Slapstick View Post
    So, you're saying that Cowher would have drafted Andrews instead of Roethlisberger?

    And apparently, that is the guy he wants to run the whole shebang.



    Difference maker in the middle needed to replace Shazier.

    Offer picks 1.28 & 3.92 plus WR Martavis Bryant to ARZ for pick 1.15. They only have 5 draft picks now, plus their WR's are undersized (John Brown & J.J. Nelson both 5'10") or old (Larry Fitzgerald 35 y.o.).

    Gets us ahead of BAL at 1.16, who's looking to replace the retired ILB Zach Orr.

    1.15 Georgia ILB Roquan Smith 6'0" 225
    2.60 Stanford FS Justin Reid 6'1" 204

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    Quote Originally Posted by Rod Polamalu View Post
    Actually Roethlisberger was in New York because he and his agent were under the impression that the Giants would take him with their pick because the guy they really wanted (Eli) would be off of the board. And Coach was cool with that because he wanted to draft the most productive Qb coming out that year, Philip Rivers. Rivers was at home waiting for the call from us.

    However, Eli pulls a fast one with a Tantrum, the Giants get their guy, and Schottenheimer takes Phil after coaching at the Senior Bowl that he (Rivers) lit up. Long story, short Coach never wanted or truly believed in Roethlisberger at that time and therefore Andrews was his default selection. But,....Mr. Rooney then says,..."Take the Quaterback" smh
    smh? huh? what?

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