The Third Half: Don’t Look at the Coach

Posted: 8th November 2009 by J. Andrew Lockwood in NFL
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It seems about this time each year we start to see the same thing on ESPNÆs SportsCenter every time we turn it on. A handful of head football coaches in the NFL and NCAA are on the "hot seat" and itÆs only mid-season. Their teams are often winless or playing well below expectations. Sometimes, the owners or players speak out against the coach in the media. Often, itÆs the coaches that get the blame, and rightfully so. They get paid the big bucks to manage their teams, call the plays, and make sure everything runs smoothly come game day.

But sometimes, a bad team is anything but a coachÆs fault. Take this yearÆs "hot seat" coaches, the Tennessee TitansÆ Jeff Fisher and the Washington RedskinsÆ Jim Zorn. Both teams are off to pathetic starts and recently the RedskinsÆ ownershi ...

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