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November 11, 2018

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herbieibis

What does N.Dame have that we don't, An Offensive line! They would get smoked by Bama, Clemson, OSU, and Georgia. tThey wouldn't beat Michigan now.
Hey, can't say to much, they're undefeated.

mi@mic@ne

LMAO..WWIN

Go Canes!!


Posted by: thirstybuzzardcane | November 11, 2018 at 11:34 AM

He's a freshman who's only made a couple of starts behind a horrific offensive line and a bad OC calling plays.

He's shown he has the arm strength to make every throw accurately and can tuck it and run effectively.

Seeing the whole field will hopefully come with more experience and better offensive line play.

mi@mic@ne

Richt owes the team an apology for tanking the season when he took Perry out... our only hope getting to the next level in the Virginia game..now its too late....richt is the giant sucking sound you hear coming from the side lines....

mi@mic@ne

Over the years ive seen teams who lose a very important game to their conference rivals. The winner of that game will give the team a psychological boost to the rest of the season. The loser usually does not recover. In the good ole days the teams that played us were convinced that they were gonna lose. We need a coach who is good at organization and knows what games will make or break a season. Right now this coach is clueless. He has taken all of the motivation out of the team.

mi@mic@ne

We haven't even hit the plateau of being in the top 5 where every game is a national representation of our dynasty...we havent even been close since 2003

herbieibis

In this conference, there is no reason on this earth that we should ever lose 4 games, never, not with how we recruit compared to these other teams.
There are always going to be at least 3 games a year, that u may struggle, maybe a bad quarter or half and u may run up against a team that is just better than u. The good teams find a way to win those type of games, probably 75 to 80% of the time.
Are we better than Clemson, hell no! Are we close, talent wise, not far off on paper but of course this game isn't played on paper. No team, except for FSU and Clemson has out recruited us.
So where is the problem, MANY!
I believe most of the problem is preparation and coaching. There are some players whom have bombed or shouldn't be on this team, Reaches if U will. We all know who those players are, so I'm not mentioning them. One Maybe, Feagles!
Searles, just plain stinks. Is it his fault that we have only one offensive tackle on the whole roster, partly.
but Richt has to be as responsible, because he signs off on these crewts or maybe he is to trusting in their evaluations of said players.

It looks to me that the special teams job was dumped into Harleys lap and it shows because obviously it looks like they spend a minute all week on it.

The offense is old and dated. We don't get the big time road graders to run a pro style offense. We aren't like Bama, with 225 lb. battering ram running backs stacked three deep or have 5 stars stacked 3 deep on the offensive line. We are recruiting spread guys to try and run the pro style and it ain't working.
Change the offense to a spread, Like Oak. St and Oakl. run.
Speed is all over the state of Florida. De's, LB's, Rb's, Wr's, and TE's are a dime a dozen but the same can't be said for offensive and defensive linemen. We are not doing a good job on a consistent basis on those 2 positions. Yes we have some talent but we get one here or there.
We need talent and depth of it. I've been on here for years blasting about the DT position and we finally have some but it's still a position that is not recruited that hard and we are still reaching to much.
How can u ignore the fact that u are not getting offensive tackles in recruiting.
Richt has brought in 9 O-linemen in the last 2 years and not one Tackle. NOT ONE!
The Defense will probably be gutted by graduation and people leaving early and LB is another position that has not been looked after. After our starting LB's who do we have to step in. Jennings, Stead, Wilder and 3 freshmen and 2 of those guys need to put on some serious weight.
We need NEW.
Searles has got to go, Yesterday.
Hartley stays as TE coach, only.
J. Richt gets the apron strings cut and we get and OC who is also the QB coach.
Richt is a facilitator, slash manager.
Get a special teams coach.
Do we need 2 DB coaches probably not, so one of them has to go.
Patke, I have no clue.
Whoever he brings in should be a spread guy, no more of the same shyt and also these new guys need to be good recruiters.
This is how it should be done, now does Richt haves the balls to do it?

mi@mic@ne

Why is it that we cant connect on a long ball ..i mean at least 80 percent of the time...when we were good we hardly ever missed the fly....we missed two against gt...its frustrating.

His Majesty The Dude on High

I nominate His Majesty The Dude on High as AD
Posted by: CGNC | November 11, 2018 at 11:00 AM

I accept and announce Jon Richt is fired.

mi@mic@ne

Sapp was a fullback recruit turned first round d tackle...lol

mi@mic@ne

the only project that has been good is choc..the other projects have been disastrous... 4 fumbles in two games...

His Majesty The Dude on High

Posted by: herbieibis | November 11, 2018 at 01:14 PM

Great post.

If M.R. isnt going to be fired, then...

Fire Brown. Have Hartley coach RBs/TEs, relieve him of ST duties. That puts him at about 10 scholarships a year to manage, which is right where a lesser paid coach should be. Hire Don Soldinger as a RB quality control assistant for Hartley, kind of like a Chief in the Navy is to an Officer.

Fire Jon Richt. Hire Yurcich from Oklahoma State, Yost from Utah State, or Briles from Houston.

Fire Searels. Hire Wolford from South Carolina.

Hire Shane Beamer from Oklahoma as STC.

Make Manny Diaz AHC.

mi@mic@ne

we used to recruit athletes to put on the d line...not necessary big d lineman...we put the weight on a guy who was quick

AeroCane

Miamicane
Yes!
Big safeties became speedy LB’s, big lengthy athletes who usually played basketball became DL (Daniel Stubbs, etc);
I will say the freshman DE who got injured earlier in the year was going to be awesome and hopefully will be good to go next season

MLAlumni1970

Can't fire the players, so the U MUST fire the coach. Or demote him to a recruiter. CALL HIM THE HEAD COACH, PAY HIM HIS FUCKIN' (SORRY) MONEY.
Send him all over the country, recruiting new players. Keep him on the road, 24/7.
PAY Blake James his high salary, and send him on the road too, singing "On The Road Again."
The Board of Trustees has the final say, and now we find out if they have any meatballs.
What is the process for running for Board of Trustees? 86 should surely run. And Canechic would be great as team with 86. I ran up here in Michigan, for 30 years. County Commissioner for 10 years and Road Commissioner for 20.
I am so pissed that the Alumni and all the FORMER GREATS in sports need to pack their meetings etc., and demand changes.
WE ALL PAID TOO MUCH IN TUITION and TOLERATED MEDIOCRITY TOO LONG.
Love the Turnover Chain, but we need a Chain Gang for all the losing coaches and Athletic Directors.
I deserve better. I am now 70 years old and cannot take this crap anymore.

BEERicane

Daaaaaaang, ML is a straight-up gangsta! Love it!!

mi@mic@ne

when you going full speed and you got a d back fighting to get position..you got to practice that situation over and over again so that you get comfortable adjusting you route and your hands in order to catch the ball...the relievers used to play long ball with the d backs thousands of times in the off season...we look clueless now on the fly... that used to our bread and butter.

herbieibis

Bring Gary Stevens out of retirement for our QB coach.

roachcane77

Unless he decides to retire, (which I DON'T see happening), CMR is the HC as long as he wants it. He is everything the BOT wants. W/L record will NOT factor into his tenure as HC.

Our ONLY hope, is that he is "pressured" to hire an OC. In every interview I have EVER seen or read,CMR has shown NO INCLINATION to give up the OC reigns, or doubt his ability to handle the job.

Our OL and DL recruiting is pitiful, and the OL coaching and development is just horrible. We will NEVER regain national prominence without VAST improvements in our line play.

I have said nothing new to anyone on this site. Just need to vent... Why is this all so obvious to everyone except our coaches?

nemo2002

Posted by: nemo2002 | November 11, 2018 at 10:12 AM

WTH does the turnover chain have to do with any of this??? Your reaching harder than a alligator trying to scratch his back!

Posted by: WWIN | November 11, 2018 at 11:32 AM

Good afternoon WWIN.

I guess you forgot how you raved about the Turnover Chain earlier in the season - in repose to one of my posts suggesting that UM ought to consider retiring the Chain. Didn't you say that the Chain was really great for the Canes, that it was inspirational, and that it was attacting lots of recruits, etc.?

Simply stated, when we were WINNING you thought that the popular Chain was a motivational factor that contributed somehow to our success. But now that we are COMMITTING too many turnovers, LOSING too many games, and and our 2018 recruiting class is NOT EVEN RANKED in the top 25, the TO Chain is somehow irrelevant. Right?

I do enjoy reading your posts. And I want you to know that I agree with most of them.

However, I respectfully suggest that you ought not be too quick to be too critical of others - when they post something you don't like.

herbieibis

Rumor has it that Anthony Soloman may flip to Michigan.
The Herb says this I get some of the Offensive players toying with that idea but the Dee has done pretty good but hey when stink up the joint and things go South I guess the only place to go is North.

TruCane81

Posted by: orange 'n green in the vein | November 11, 2018 at 12:23 PM

So sensitive. Lol.

At least we scored 20.

We might get 30 in 3 or 4 years.

TruCane81

Posted by: MLAlumni1970 | November 11, 2018 at 01:58 PM


Damn. They got Mary Lou cussing.

Hard times in Canedom.

Harry Miller

MLAlumni1970 you can take it, I know you can you don't have a choice. I am 76 and I am still taking it.

WWIN

Posted by: nemo2002 | November 11, 2018 at 03:41 PM

NO SIR!

You sound insane! The chain is still great and motivational... of course when you lose it won't get the same attention as when you win... but WHO DIDN'T KNOW THAT! It's a FACT that recruits love the chain! So we need to get rid of something because it got a lot of ATTENTION last year? Yeah that makes perfect sense!

Bama has a belt and has had it for years... do you ever hear about it? NO! But have they stopped using it?

TruCane81

Giving up on the chain now would be kinda weak.

It has served us well. Swag makes you a target. But so does winning. Might as well get used to it.

WWIN

Exactly Tru!

He doesn't get it... he doesn't like attention he would rather us not get any spotlight

WWIN

Nemo... have you been hanging with Barry Jackson by chance?

mi@mic@ne

Mike Leach would take job tomorrow for 3 mil per...

BEERicane

I doubt it. He’s crushing it up in Wazzu.

mi@mic@ne

the pirate and jj are friends...he likes the ocean....i can see him retiring in the keys

mi@mic@ne

Miami will always be an attractive job...sunny weather...Florida is loaded with talent...we just got to get the right fit ..either Butch or the Pirate ...north of Georgia it gets cold..lol

Go Canes!!

Posted by: BEERicane | November 11, 2018 at 05:00 PM

Crushing it is a reach don’t you think?

mi@mic@ne

every body is cherry picking miami because the bot has made some terrible choices

mi@mic@ne

if they would have read the space and hired Butch or the Pirate when Randy was fired we probably would have been out recruiting Saban

BEERicane

I don’t think it’s a reach at all. 9-1, ranked 8. This at a nothing program. He’s crushing it just as much as CMR is getting crushed. We were ranked 8 at one point this year...

thirstybuzzardcane

I would go after this guy. They could have him here tomorrow need be! At least his post game interviews would be gold win or lose.... LMAO


https://twitter.com/ESPNCFB/status/1061650852895690752?s=19

BEERicane

Oh crap I just checked the new rankings. We are #6 - in the coastal. Lolololololololz. We are absolute trash.

mi@mic@ne

Snells, Johnson, Erickson, Butch were the right choices and look what happened....we dominated...its a great job.. you walk out the back door and you recruit first round talent...its always sunny and warm ...

thirstybuzzardcane

I would keep Diaz and hire Leach. Just imagine what Leach would do with Miami athletes.

58 Straight

Your reaching harder than a alligator trying to scratch his back!

Posted by: WWIN | November 11, 2018 at 11:32 AM

Everybody knows that an alligator can't...oh wait, that the whole point right?

58 Straight

Daaaaaaang, ML is a straight-up gangsta! Love it!!

Posted by: BEERicane | November 11, 2018 at 02:04 PM

The wrath of a woman scorned...don't mess with MLA, she is nice, but only up until a certain point.

roachcane77

If ONLY we were looking to hire a new head coach...

mi@mic@ne

the problem is that the bot lets the loser coaches hang around too long...they dont realize the U is the most attractive coaching job....we do not need to hire mediocre coaches ...look at Richt record at Georgia that was enough to look else where

58 Straight

Damn. They got Mary Lou cussing.

Hard times in Canedome.

Posted by: TruCane81 | November 11, 2018 at 04:22 PM

There IT is right there.

58 Straight

if they would have read the space and hired Butch or the Pirate when Randy was fired we probably would have been out recruiting Saban

Posted by: mi@mic@ne | November 11, 2018 at 05:18 PM

If they read "The Space" UM would be undefeated and have won 1-2 more National Championships by now. BUT NO!!!

58 Straight

We are absolute trash.

Posted by: BEERicane | November 11, 2018 at 05:26 PM

Opinion or fact?

MLAlumni1970

Where is 86? He always has some insider information.

Go Canes!!

Posted by: BEERicane | November 11, 2018 at 05:24 PM

He’s having a good season no doubt.

But he’s 1-3 in bowls at Washington State and had an under .500 record over his first six seasons there.

TruCane81


I would keep Diaz and hire Leach. Just imagine what Leach would do with Miami athletes.

Posted by: thirstybuzzardcane | November 11, 2018 at 05:28 PM


Leach is running the ball and playing better defense.

Diaz has a lot of upside here, but I think we need better production out of the lb core.

Diaz keeps growing, this would be a LETHAL combination.

I think Florida guys would respond to his demeanor. He is a hard ass that will drop a flurry of f bombs when needed, but can also be a little lighter

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