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Old 12-02-2010   #41
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Besides where you line up and nuances of where you position yourself....are 3/4 and 4/3 really all that different? It's still 7 guys. The goal of defense is still the same.

Is it really a quantam shift?

Wade for DC. His defenses have always been pretty good, regardless of his head coaching track record.
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Besides where you line up and nuances of where you position yourself....are 3/4 and 4/3 really all that different? It's still 7 guys. The goal of defense is still the same.

Is it really a quantam shift?

Wade for DC. His defenses have always been pretty good, regardless of his head coaching track record.
Yes. Different kind of DE's, DT and LBs. That's not to say some of our current players won't be able to play in a 3-4 on a regular basis though.

Think of it like Cushing as an OLB vs a MLB.
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Yes. Different kind of DE's, DT and LBs. That's not to say some of our current players won't be able to play in a 3-4 on a regular basis though.

Think of it like Cushing as an OLB vs a MLB.
Cush as a second MLB next to Meco looks nice. How about as a 3-4 elephant with Cush as the Elephant?
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I would love to get Wade in as the DC. If Kubiak stays for another year, we need a new DC and Phillips would be a great choice. I would rather we stay in the 4-3 if we can. We need a solid 3-4 NT and they are hard to come by. All our current NT's are too short. And I think our offseason should focus on bringing in a new FS, not trying to find a NT.
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Yes. Different kind of DE's, DT and LBs. That's not to say some of our current players won't be able to play in a 3-4 on a regular basis though.

Think of it like Cushing as an OLB vs a MLB.
Exactly.
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Sure there is no worse option than Frank Bush, but is there a better option than Phillips for the Texans? If he can work the 4-3, I wouldn't say so.
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Default Rumor: John Clayton guessing that Wade Phillips coming Kubiak staying

John Clayton on ESPN NEWS just presented that Kubiak and Philips will be teaming up here in Houston.
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I think it would be a good partnership and given their two expertise and their success on their respective sides of the ball I would be pretty hopeful about the next season.
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....wow!
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Coming in to do what be a DC ????????????????
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Default Re: ESPN reporting Wade Phillips coming Kubiak staying

Good news if Kubiak stays as OC
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Tell me were talking OC and DC. Where does the head coaching and leadership come from?
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Cush as a second MLB next to Meco looks nice. How about as a 3-4 elephant with Cush as the Elephant?
Very true.... I was referring to Cush's play as a MLB in our 4-3 during Meco's absence vs. his (occasional) beastmode at OLB.
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Are we changing to 3-4?

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Wade da coach

and Kubes the OC


Hmmm that will be strange
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And people are slamming fans for wanting to have a rally to change the coach???

Oooookaaaaaayyy.
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