Join Date: Apr 2008
Re: Texans hire Bill O'Brien as HC
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Brian T. Smith @ChronBrianSmith
Bernhardt on Bill O'Brien's wife, Colleen: "Sheís a tough cookie. She keeps that (family) together and Bill will tell you that." #Texans
Jim Bernhardt on Bill O'Brien's 11-year-old son, Jack: "Jackís my buddy." #Texans http://www.houstonchronicle.com/spor...=612e2af7e2#/0 Ö
For all those asking about #Texans, Bill O'Brien, Jim Bernhardt: check Sunday's @HoustonChron.
... background and what heís committed to. But Iím sure thereís extenuating circumstances that forced him to make a decision like that."
More O'Leary on #Texans' O'Brien: "Iím sure it was a tough decision for Bill OíBrien to leave Penn State for the Houston Texans, knowing ...
the results very quickly in Houston.Ē
UCF's George O'Leary on #Texans' Bill O'Brien: "They are getting a great coach and a guy who can make things happen. Iím sure they will see
Interesting nugget from Brown coach Phil Estes about Lane Kiffin's 2012 open poaching of #PennState players: "Boy, did that piss Billy off.Ē
Bernhardt on connection with #Texans' O'Brien: "I donít have much of an ego. My ego is that I donít need to be noticed." #NFL
"Iíll be there the whole time," said Bernhardt, referring to role with #Texans. Compared relationship with O'Brien to Belichick-Ernie Adams.
The O'Brien-Bernhardt friendship dates back 24 years. Bernhardt once lived near Rice and scouted Houston-area as a coach. #Texans
Bernhardt said role's still being decided with #Texans but has been planned for weeks, dating back to O'Brien's initial interest in team.
Jim Bernhardt, close friend and right-hand man of coach Bill O'Brien, said Friday he's definitely joining #Texans in as-yet-undefined role.