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Old 11-24-2012, 02:09 AM   #41
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Default Re: Bruce Arians Is Thankful He Was Fired

Originally Posted by FanSince72 View Post
I still do not understand why so many people hate Arians so much.

5 straight winning seasons, four of those with double-digit wins, two Super Bowl appearances and one Super Bowl win. If Haley posted an identical record in the next five years, would he "suck" too?

Maybe Arians will never be a Hall of Fame coach, but I'd hardly call him a bad or incompetent coach.

Why do you hate him so much?
Originally Posted by harrison'samonster View Post
first off, getting rid of the fullback. second, bubble screens (unfortunately that's continued under Haley). Not using Miller as a receiver. Not using Mendenhall as a receiver. Using a tight end as a fullback. Not protecting Ben. poor game plans.

His comments off the field never helped him either.

I agree that he's not a terrible coach, he just wasn't good for Pittsburgh.
Lets not forget....
Publicly acknowledging that he felt no need to practice for 4-3 defenses

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