Why register with the Steelers Fever Forums?
 • Intelligent and friendly discussions.
 • It's free and it's quick. Always.
 • Enter events in the forums calendar.
 • Very user friendly software.
 • Exclusive contests and giveaways.

 Donate to Steelers Fever, Click here
 Our 2013 Goal: $400.00 - To Date: $00.00 (00.00%)
 Home | Forums | Editorials | Shop | Tickets | Downloads | Contact Pittsburgh Steelers Forum Feed Not Just Fans. Hardcore Fans.

Go Back   Steelers Fever Forums > Steelers Football > Pittsburgh Steelers


Steelers Fever Fan Shop

Doc's Sports Get FREE NFL Picks and College Football picks as well as Football Lines like live NFL Lines and updated NFL Power Rankings all at Doc's Sports Service.

Steelers Steelers - Giants Giants
August 9th, 2014, 7:30pmET

CBS
Closed Thread
 
Thread Tools
Old 01-20-2013, 11:03 AM   #1
SteelerJay
Draft Prospect
 

Join Date: Apr 2010
Posts: 98
Member Number: 16041
Thanks: 4
Thanked 29 Times in 15 Posts
Default Bruce Arians - Steeler flunky, new Cards Coach

well well well...how did Bruce become such a hot commodity after 'retiring' as OC of Steelers? You could not find a Steeler fan who objected to the imposed retirement. Suspect playcalling was the reason for his demise.

He lands with the Colts and leads a rookie QB (a good one) to the playoffs

He interviews for several head coaching jobs and lands one in Arizona

How is that possible?

Did the Cards blow it? Is Bruce that good?
SteelerJay is offline  
Old 01-20-2013, 11:09 AM   #2
teegre
Living Legend
Supporter
 
teegre's Avatar
 

Join Date: May 2012
Posts: 12,736
Member Number: 24108
Thanks: 16,499
Thanked 17,490 Times in 7,390 Posts
My Mood: Dead
Default Re: Bruce Arians - Steeler flunky, new Cards Coach

FYI: Already posted, numerous times... and moved & consolidated in the NFL folder.
teegre is offline  
Old 01-20-2013, 11:12 AM   #3
stb_steeler
Living Legend
Supporter
 
stb_steeler's Avatar
 

Join Date: Aug 2009
Location: Pa
Posts: 3,567
Gender: Male
Member Number: 14315
Thanks: 173
Thanked 313 Times in 183 Posts
Default Re: Bruce Arians - Steeler flunky, new Cards Coach

Search bar is good....
__________________

Might as well dress em in skirts!
stb_steeler is offline  
Old 01-20-2013, 12:06 PM   #4
El-Gonzo Jackson
Living Legend
 
El-Gonzo Jackson's Avatar
 

Join Date: Feb 2008
Posts: 8,843
Member Number: 8264
Thanks: 228
Thanked 1,619 Times in 810 Posts
Default Re: Bruce Arians - Steeler flunky, new Cards Coach

Is this an extended Fire Arians thread??

I cant wait to see how he does. Peyton Manning, Ben Roethlisberger and Andrew Luck can make you look good. Funny that nobody mentions Tim Couch and Arians Cleveland stint in the resume. If he makes Kevin Kolb a pro bowler, I'll be impressed.
__________________
El-Gonzo Jackson is offline  
Old 01-20-2013, 12:21 PM   #5
Hawaii 5-0
Armchair QB
Supporter
 
Hawaii 5-0's Avatar
 

Join Date: Apr 2012
Location: The Aloha State
Posts: 8,349
Gender: Male
Member Number: 24013
Thanks: 6,886
Thanked 9,257 Times in 3,957 Posts
My Mood: Amused
Default Re: Bruce Arians - Steeler flunky, new Cards Coach

Quote:
Originally Posted by SteelerJay View Post

Did the Cards blow it? yes, they are the Cardinals.

Is Bruce that good? no, he will fail miserably.
Bruce Arians wants an Arizona Cardinals QB with 'grit'

By Kareem Copeland
Jan. 20, 2013

New Arizona Cardinals coach Bruce Arians needs one thing to have a chance of success -- quality quarterback play. Fired coach Ken Whisenhunt couldn't get that from Kevin Kolb, John Skelton or Ryan Lindley.

Arians is known for his work with Peyton Manning, Ben Roethlisberger and Andrew Luck and for his aggressive scheme that pushes the ball downfield. He didn't ease Luck into the playbook as a rookie -- everything was installed and available.

Arians talked about what he's looking for during his introductory news conference Friday.

"When you go out and evaluate quarterbacks," Arians said, via The Arizona Republic, "you can look at arm strength, you can look at accuracy, you can look at height, weight, speed -- all the things that are coming up with these young quarterbacks -- but you truly can't measure two muscles, the brain and the heart, and that's what separates them.

"That's the grit. When they step in the huddle, the other 10 guys, whatever comes out of his mouth, they believe it's going to work. That doesn't mean he's the most talented player in the world, but he has that leadership, grit, that he's going to do whatever it takes for his football team. It means he's tough as nails and guys will follow him into a fire. That's what you're looking for. That's grit."

Some call that "True Grit," I do believe. Arians should have worn an eye-patch as he gave that explanation.

The question is: Is there a quarterback on the Cardinals' roster with those intangibles? If so, they didn't show it in 2012.

http://www.nfl.com/news/story/0ap100...s-qb-with-grit
__________________
Hawaii 5-0 is offline  
Old 01-20-2013, 12:36 PM   #6
StainlessStill
Living Legend
Supporter
 
StainlessStill's Avatar
 

Join Date: Feb 2009
Location: Pittsburgh, PA
Posts: 3,403
Gender: Male
Member Number: 12999
Thanks: 427
Thanked 1,133 Times in 468 Posts
Default Re: Bruce Arians - Steeler flunky, new Cards Coach

Who's Bruce Arians? I'm no longer interested in discussing players/coach's who have NO barring on our future success's. NEXT.
__________________
"I believe the game is designed to reward the one's who hit the hardest. If you can't take it, you shouldn't play!" -Jack Lambert
StainlessStill is offline  
The Following User Says Thank You to StainlessStill For This Useful Post:
Ricco Suavez (01-20-2013)
Old 01-20-2013, 01:09 PM   #7
MACH1
Quest For Seven
Supporter
 
MACH1's Avatar
 

Join Date: Oct 2006
Location: Potataho
Posts: 13,856
Member Number: 3236
Thanks: 1,439
Thanked 4,317 Times in 1,618 Posts
Default Re: Bruce Arians - Steeler flunky, new Cards Coach

Already been posted several times.
__________________


ΜΟΛΩΝ ΛΑΒΕ
MACH1 is offline  
Closed Thread

Bookmarks


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On

Forum Jump


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 06:44 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.4
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Shoutbox provided by vBShout v6.2.1 (Lite) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2014 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.
User Alert System provided by Advanced User Tagging v3.0.8 (Lite) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2014 DragonByte Technologies Ltd. Runs best on HiVelocity Hosting.
Navbar with Avatar by Motorradforum
no new posts