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: January 04, 2012, 09:14:00 PM

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Titans defensive coordinator Jerry Gray is scheduled to interview for the Buccaneers head coaching job Thursday in Houston.

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#1 : January 04, 2012, 09:15:08 PM

Why would he be interviewing in Houston?

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#2 : January 04, 2012, 09:19:47 PM

They're flying cross country to satisfy the Rooney Rule?

Nasty.


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#3 : January 04, 2012, 09:20:51 PM

They're flying cross country to satisfy the Rooney Rule?

Nasty.

It's surprising for sure.


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#4 : January 04, 2012, 09:22:00 PM

Without knowing the circumstances, I think its highly insulting and not even worth the time of day for an NFL team to go out of their way to interview a guy whose not even being seriously considered. All to appease to some dumb token rule. Waste of time.


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#5 : January 04, 2012, 09:22:14 PM

Would have to think they're considering him. They could've interviewed Lake to satisfy the Rooney rule.


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#6 : January 04, 2012, 09:23:16 PM

Would have to think they're considering him. They could've interviewed Lake to satisfy the Rooney rule.
Not  when they just fired him.


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#7 : January 04, 2012, 09:30:25 PM

I think they're going out of their way to talk to him to make it not look like a Rooney Rule interview. Possibly trying not to publicly insult the man, seeing as how ridiculous the rule is abused these days.
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#8 : January 04, 2012, 09:33:16 PM

Without knowing the circumstances, I think its highly insulting and not even worth the time of day for an NFL team to go out of their way to interview a guy whose not even being seriously considered. All to appease to some dumb token rule. Waste of time.
I somewhat agree...however, that's how Tomlin got hired by wowing the Rooneys and beating out the favorites going into the process both Grimm and Whisenhunt.

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#9 : January 04, 2012, 09:34:56 PM

Without knowing the circumstances, I think its highly insulting and not even worth the time of day for an NFL team to go out of their way to interview a guy whose not even being seriously considered. All to appease to some dumb token rule. Waste of time.
I somewhat agree...however, that's how Tomlin got hired by wowing the Rooneys and beating out the favorites going into the process both Grimm and Whisenhunt.

Really?   Word was that Rooney liked Grimm the best even after the interviews but was getting pressure from the NFL to hire a minority since his name was the one representing the Rooney rule in the first place so he went with Tomlin.


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#10 : January 04, 2012, 09:38:42 PM

Without knowing the circumstances, I think its highly insulting and not even worth the time of day for an NFL team to go out of their way to interview a guy whose not even being seriously considered. All to appease to some dumb token rule. Waste of time.
I somewhat agree...however, that's how Tomlin got hired by wowing the Rooneys and beating out the favorites going into the process both Grimm and Whisenhunt.

Really?   Word was that Rooney liked Grimm the best even after the interviews but was getting pressure from the NFL to hire a minority since his name was the one representing the Rooney rule in the first place so he went with Tomlin.
SMH


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#11 : January 04, 2012, 09:45:20 PM

Perhaps the Bucs are going to interview someone on the Texans staff at the same time they are over there.



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#12 : January 04, 2012, 10:05:49 PM

I hope they are interviewing Wade.
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#13 : January 04, 2012, 10:23:26 PM

I hope they are interviewing Wade.

Funny.

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#14 : January 04, 2012, 10:25:14 PM

I hope they are interviewing Wade.

I hope you are kidding

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