The W
Views: 97854178
Main | FAQ | Search: Y! / G | Calendar | Color chart | Log in for more!
31.7.14 1638
The W - Football - Oakland FINALLY hires a coach
This thread has 1 referral leading to it
Register and log in to post!
Thread rated: 2.56
Pages: 1
(1271 newer) Next thread | Previous thread
User
Post (2 total)
StaggerLee
Scrapple








Since: 3.10.02
From: Right side of the tracks

Since last post: 1 day
Last activity: 2 min.
AIM:  
Y!:
#1 Posted on | Instant Rating: 2.36
http://sports.espn.go.com/nfl/news/story?id=2326498


    After considering outsiders such as Ken Whisenhunt, Bobby Petrino and Mike Martz, the Raiders went with one of their own and hired Art Shell as their new coach.

    Shell will be introduced at 4:30 p.m ET Saturday as the Raiders' new coach. He replaces Norv Turner, who was fired after two seasons and went to the 49ers as offensive coordinator.

    In hiring Shell, Raiders boss Al Davis was able to correct a move he said was a mistake more than a decade ago. Davis fired Shell after the 1994 season. Shell, who was 56-41 as the Raiders head coach from 1989 to 1994, will get a chance to right that wrong.
Promote this thread!
Pizza Delivery Jones
Chourico








Since: 27.6.04

Since last post: 781 days
Last activity: 709 days
#2 Posted on | Instant Rating: 2.75
So does this mean that after Art Shell fails to turn around Oakland that Al Davis will try and correct that other mistake he made and bring back Mike Shannahan? Actually, I hope that Art Shell turns the team around. Would like to get back to seeing the Raiders play two good games against SD each season. It's always entertaining to see the Raiders fans come out at Jack Murphy Stadium when they're in town to play SD...
Thread rated: 2.56
Pages: 1
Thread ahead: The Bus' Next Stop
Next thread: Alas Poor Ricky
Previous thread: New ESPN Monday Night Football announcers
(1271 newer) Next thread | Previous thread
Similarly: http://www.philly.com/mld/inquirer/10594616.htm
- Shem the Penman, The Bottom of the Pile (2005)
Related threads: John Madden nominated for HOF - Randy Moss inhales. - Reports: Moss to be traded to Raiders - More...
The W - Football - Oakland FINALLY hires a coachRegister and log in to post!

The W™ message board

ZimBoard
©2001-2014 Brothers Zim

This old hunk of junk rendered your page in 0.179 seconds.