Former Dolphins Coach Nick Saban...

Discussion in 'College Sports Forum' started by Hayden Fox, Nov 30, 2013.

  1. Hayden Fox

    Hayden Fox Love Creating Turnovers Donator

    Joined:
    Jan 2009
    Messages:
    30,898
    Likes Received:
    67
    Trophy Points:
    48
    ....just made one of the worst coaching decisions I have witnessed in a long a time. Going for a 56 yard field goal with a frosh kicker leads to unreal return and a loss.

    Totally unlike the conservative Saban to do as such.

    Saban was totally outcoached by Gus Malzahn. Malzahn was intellectually superior to throughout this game compared to Nick Saban.

    Nick Saban just played himself out of a national championship. Dynasty over.

    Gus Malzahn is doing an amazing job.

    I know this will be moved, but give this a chance to marinate around here for a bit. I still am hurt from Saban leaving the Fins at the alter.
     
  2. Nublar7

    Nublar7 Retired Finheaven VIP

    Joined:
    Aug 2003
    Messages:
    35,677
    Likes Received:
    130
    Trophy Points:
    63
    Saw it. Loved it. RoLOL tide.
     
  3. Genetixx

    Genetixx Active Member

    Joined:
    Mar 2012
    Messages:
    55
    Likes Received:
    0
    Trophy Points:
    0
    Also his decision to go for it on 4th down instead of kicking the field goal to go up 10
     
  4. jason_taylor

    jason_taylor Pro Bowler

    Joined:
    Aug 2004
    Messages:
    4,336
    Likes Received:
    9
    Trophy Points:
    0
    Yeah and do you want to know what the SAD PART WAS ?? there field goal kicker done missed 2 from 23 and 30 some yards ..
     
  5. Hayden Fox

    Hayden Fox Love Creating Turnovers Donator

    Joined:
    Jan 2009
    Messages:
    30,898
    Likes Received:
    67
    Trophy Points:
    48
    What a bad decision. Go to OT.
     
  6. Roman529

    Roman529 Moon Runner / The 3 AM Crew

    Joined:
    Jul 2004
    Messages:
    36,493
    Likes Received:
    37
    Trophy Points:
    0
    What a great game and ending. Cry Nick Cry. I bet he will coach the Texas Longhorns next year.
     
  7. 2413fanphins

    2413fanphins A True Fan

    Joined:
    Mar 2006
    Messages:
    6,624
    Likes Received:
    34
    Trophy Points:
    0
    it was a different kicker...

    ---------- Post added at 06:42 PM ---------- Previous post was at 06:41 PM ----------

    never seen a guy for it on fourth and 1, and bypass a 30 ish yarder, than put in a different kicker, and try a 57 yarder???
     
  8. NCFINFAN13

    NCFINFAN13 The Phinsuckery Continues Donator

    Joined:
    May 2007
    Messages:
    3,638
    Likes Received:
    9
    Trophy Points:
    38
    Loved it ... Best game I've seen all year.
     
  9. Hayden Fox

    Hayden Fox Love Creating Turnovers Donator

    Joined:
    Jan 2009
    Messages:
    30,898
    Likes Received:
    67
    Trophy Points:
    48
    Urban Meyer wins next week. Winston gets suspended. Urb wins another. Cannot make it up.
     
  10. AllFinsAllDay

    AllFinsAllDay A True Fan

    Joined:
    Oct 2009
    Messages:
    1,850
    Likes Received:
    6
    Trophy Points:
    38
    That looked like something that would happen to us lol...but nevertheless love to see that sack of **** lose like that :lol:
     
  11. Shouright

    Shouright Banned Hammered

    Joined:
    May 2004
    Messages:
    15,064
    Likes Received:
    18
    Trophy Points:
    38
    That was the dumber decision in my opinion. Could've been up two scores with five minutes left.
     
  12. Miamifinz

    Miamifinz Philbin is an idiot Donator

    Joined:
    Jul 2009
    Messages:
    4,127
    Likes Received:
    45
    Trophy Points:
    48
    Lets go semiNOLES bay-beeeee. I'm drunk. I'm hyped. Lets go!
     
  13. Lilseb93

    Lilseb93 This Is My House

    Joined:
    Aug 2008
    Messages:
    16,344
    Likes Received:
    135
    Trophy Points:
    63
    Dolphin fans after Bama lost
    [video=youtube;xRvAAYjmqkE]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xRvAAYjmqkE[/video]
     
  14. utahphinsfan

    utahphinsfan Puck Fitzburgh

    Joined:
    Jan 2005
    Messages:
    8,674
    Likes Received:
    28
    Trophy Points:
    0
    I sure to God hope not. Urban the whiney should not be rewarded.

    Tigers/Free Shoes for the Title.
     
  15. jason_taylor

    jason_taylor Pro Bowler

    Joined:
    Aug 2004
    Messages:
    4,336
    Likes Received:
    9
    Trophy Points:
    0
    But still if the first guy that was in there that done missed 2 FG from 20 some and 30 some AND MISSED and then put in a worse or 2nd string kicker to try a 57 yarder would be a complete NUtt lol , but yeah i told my wife that Little Nickie was thinking about Texas , lol
     
  16. EvilDylan

    EvilDylan A True Fan Donator

    Joined:
    Jan 2008
    Messages:
    4,540
    Likes Received:
    149
    Trophy Points:
    63
    Yes sir, this is it!



    Sent from my SGH-T999 using Tapatalk 2
     
  17. Vaark

    Vaark Nihil taurus crappus Finheaven VIP Donator

    Joined:
    Apr 2007
    Messages:
    23,949
    Likes Received:
    726
    Trophy Points:
    113
    While feeling bad for my buddy Namor and also for Slimm Jr, nevertheless I was delighted with the exclamation mark slapped on the actual ending. :up:

    (yeah, I hold a grudge, but even now, considering Ricky returned, I consider Martin now up there with Satan as the Fin's two biggest ***** quitters.)
     
  18. utahphinsfan

    utahphinsfan Puck Fitzburgh

    Joined:
    Jan 2005
    Messages:
    8,674
    Likes Received:
    28
    Trophy Points:
    0
    Why would Nick even think about Texas? He still has a chance to eclipse Bear Bryant which IMO is a bigger ego stroke for Nick.

    Somehow, I don't think Mrs Saban would like Austin

    p.s. I'd rather see Stanford in the title game than the nuts from Columbus.

    p.s.s. Almost as great of a game as the 2009 Sugar Bowl
     
  19. sharp

    sharp Scout Team

    Joined:
    Apr 2005
    Messages:
    3,348
    Likes Received:
    103
    Trophy Points:
    63
    Had he stayed we'd be worse, do I guess im one of the one's that doesn't care that he moved on.. Even if what we have now is bad.. gotta keep moving until we find it. Roadblocks only hurt us.

    The bad decision he made was going for it on 4th and 1 on the 12, when his kicker missed 2 already. Then made him kick a 44 yarder that was blocked. His confidence was completely shot.

    I didn't mind the 56 yarder, the guy nearly made it, the ST just has to be more aware that you can't give up a return. They were barely moving after the kick was made.

    Guy is a legendary college coach not made for the NFL. They have only lost a couple of games over the past couple years and usually it involves the kickers losing their minds and just going off the wall ape **** bad.

    I was more so looking forward to a FSU-bama championship, now FSU will roll and it will be boring. Wanted to see heisman QBs battle against tough D's with good running games and excellent athletes.

    WV probably just shot himself.
     
  20. Dr. Phin

    Dr. Phin Scout Team

    Joined:
    Aug 2008
    Messages:
    8,322
    Likes Received:
    36
    Trophy Points:
    48
    I love watching that cocksucker lose! What a game. Go Tigers!!!!

    ---------- Post added at 05:01 PM ---------- Previous post was at 05:00 PM ----------

    Bring Malzhan here! Malzhan for head coach of the Phins!!!!
     
  21. Hayden Fox

    Hayden Fox Love Creating Turnovers Donator

    Joined:
    Jan 2009
    Messages:
    30,898
    Likes Received:
    67
    Trophy Points:
    48
    Stanford has two loses and Jon Martin is now a groupie for them. Nope. They can go to the Holiday Bowl.

    ---------- Post added at 08:03 PM ---------- Previous post was at 08:02 PM ----------


    Malzahn is intellectually superior to his coaching competition. I LOVE THAT.
     
  22. Lilseb93

    Lilseb93 This Is My House

    Joined:
    Aug 2008
    Messages:
    16,344
    Likes Received:
    135
    Trophy Points:
    63
    I experienced the Ray Allen shot in game 6, but I'm still waiting for that magical moment from the Canes and/or Dolphins. I miss watching relevant good football.
     
  23. utahphinsfan

    utahphinsfan Puck Fitzburgh

    Joined:
    Jan 2005
    Messages:
    8,674
    Likes Received:
    28
    Trophy Points:
    0
    I'm fully aware of Stanford's losses. I loathe the cardinal but think more of them than Ohio's best football team.

    Stanford will knock Az St around & then have a few weeks to prepare for their Rose Bowl victory over osu.
     
  24. Hayden Fox

    Hayden Fox Love Creating Turnovers Donator

    Joined:
    Jan 2009
    Messages:
    30,898
    Likes Received:
    67
    Trophy Points:
    48
    Gotcha. Stanford is not going to get a chance at Urb...Urb is going to the play in the same stadium, just a few days later against FSU.
     
  25. Semedi

    Semedi Pro Bowler

    Joined:
    Dec 2003
    Messages:
    1,745
    Likes Received:
    4
    Trophy Points:
    38
    Saban is a jackass, a liar, and a loser. The less I hear about him the better.
     
  26. J. David Wannyheimer

    J. David Wannyheimer 5 Years of Posting Excellence. Finheaven VIP Donator

    Joined:
    Sep 2011
    Messages:
    24,123
    Likes Received:
    696
    Trophy Points:
    113
    With all due respect and sympathy to Namor, a real class act of a poster,

    I'm grinning from ear to ear right now. **** Nick Saban.
     
  27. BSQ

    BSQ Scout Team

    Joined:
    Jan 2008
    Messages:
    1,887
    Likes Received:
    35
    Trophy Points:
    48
    I feel really bad for Saban because I like and respect him so much. NOT!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! The loss couldn't happen to a bigger bag of garbage. I was thrilled to see him lose in a major heartbreaking way. Screw him forever for bull****ting the Dolphins and being such a scank!
     
  28. mrbunglez

    mrbunglez Reading Is Fundamental Donator

    Joined:
    Jan 2008
    Messages:
    5,062
    Likes Received:
    64
    Trophy Points:
    48
    Ding dong the witch is dead! F**k Saban, and Auburn must've been rubbing that rabbits foot these past 2 games.
     
  29. JCane

    JCane Administrator Finheaven VIP Donator

    Joined:
    Jul 2008
    Messages:
    16,520
    Likes Received:
    89
    Trophy Points:
    0
    Only hope we have left is that the sorry *** TPD gets off their asses and charges Jameis Winston.

    ****ing hate what happened tonight. Alabama was the only team capable of beating Florida State. Ohio State is dog ****. Florida State will pound those clowns.

    Michigan State needs to knock off Ohio State so that Auburn can slide in there. Auburn's defense is awful but they have some firepower to work with.
     
  30. J. David Wannyheimer

    J. David Wannyheimer 5 Years of Posting Excellence. Finheaven VIP Donator

    Joined:
    Sep 2011
    Messages:
    24,123
    Likes Received:
    696
    Trophy Points:
    113
    I don't even get how he's still playing.
     
  31. z926538

    z926538 Rookie

    Joined:
    Apr 2007
    Messages:
    1,663
    Likes Received:
    6
    Trophy Points:
    38
    F-L-O-R-I-D-A S-T-A-T-E. Florida State. Florida State. Florida State. Woo! Let's go Noles.
     
  32. fisi

    fisi A True Fan Donator

    Joined:
    Sep 2010
    Messages:
    2,449
    Likes Received:
    23
    Trophy Points:
    38
    What do you guys think about the Michigan going for two point to beat Ohio state rather than go for the tie with a chance for an overtime win? I think this decision would be talk about for a very long time to come. Going for the two to me was a gamble but you have to have balls to win huge game.
     
  33. Hayden Fox

    Hayden Fox Love Creating Turnovers Donator

    Joined:
    Jan 2009
    Messages:
    30,898
    Likes Received:
    67
    Trophy Points:
    48
    I thought it was right call. Michigan had no chance to stop the Ohio State run game.
     
  34. JCane

    JCane Administrator Finheaven VIP Donator

    Joined:
    Jul 2008
    Messages:
    16,520
    Likes Received:
    89
    Trophy Points:
    0
    He had the right idea to go for two, but that play call was very bland.

    Didn't help that Gardner did his best Chad Henne and stared down his receiver before throwing.
     
  35. Hayden Fox

    Hayden Fox Love Creating Turnovers Donator

    Joined:
    Jan 2009
    Messages:
    30,898
    Likes Received:
    67
    Trophy Points:
    48
    Agreed. I would have liked to see him on run/pass option.
     
  36. Bumpus

    Bumpus Are you gonna drink that? Administrator Finheaven VIP

    Joined:
    Jun 2003
    Messages:
    30,091
    Likes Received:
    631
    Trophy Points:
    113
    **** ... C'mon home Nick. WVU needs some serious guidance.

    #heain'tgoinganywhere
     
  37. Atila

    Atila Atila - the freshmaker. Finheaven VIP

    Joined:
    Mar 2004
    Messages:
    4,077
    Likes Received:
    50
    Trophy Points:
    48
    While I was rooting for Auburn, and though their coach did well, I have a tough time saying he "outcoached" Saban. Kind of tough for Saban to do anything to coach those chokes by the field goal kicker. And then going for it on 4th down instead of kicking the FG? Well if his kicker wasn't choking all over the place, he might have gone for the FG.

    Not a Alabama or Saban fan, but tough to be unbiased and say he got "outcoached". It was a great game top to bottom from both sides.
     
  38. 100% Dolphins

    100% Dolphins Starter

    Joined:
    Jan 2004
    Messages:
    940
    Likes Received:
    1
    Trophy Points:
    0
    I loved the conclusion of that game! The fourth quarter of that game was incredible!!!

    I LOVE watching Saban lose. Totally un-like him to make that play call at the end...
     
  39. sinPHIN

    sinPHIN A True Fan

    Joined:
    Mar 2007
    Messages:
    7,028
    Likes Received:
    44
    Trophy Points:
    48
    if it wasn't for saban or all the band wagon fans I wouldn't care.... but **** saban and bama lol
     
  40. Hayden Fox

    Hayden Fox Love Creating Turnovers Donator

    Joined:
    Jan 2009
    Messages:
    30,898
    Likes Received:
    67
    Trophy Points:
    48
    Gus Malzahn has half the talent that Alabama has and his team went toe to toe with them. He is great coach.
     

Share This Page