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Mike Dawson to the Giants

Discussion in 'Football' started by Busker, Feb 11, 2019.

  1. Busker

    Busker Recruit

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  2. ShortSideOption

    ShortSideOption All Big 10 10 Year Member

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    Tough one. We will be ok.
     
  3. BubbaGene

    BubbaGene Tuff Schist 10 Year Member

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    I agree, we'll be fine.
     
  4. YUENGLING

    YUENGLING Junior Varsity 5 Year Member

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    It’s going to happen but I hate coaching turnover.
     
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  5. HuskerGene

    HuskerGene A work in progress 5 Year Member

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    Well at least it isn't a lateral move. That would've raised some eyebrows. Good luck to him & the Giants.

    Would Parella be a good fit on Coach Frost's staff?
     
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  6. Boji Husker

    Boji Husker Recruit

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    Want Parella bad, think he would be a great fit. Think he just got hired recently by the Lions? I was hoping he would be retained in some way when Frost first showed up. Think he is an asst. DL coach with the Lions, so more than likely the DL job at NU would pay more, and think Dawson was making roughly twice what Parella was getting at NU.
     
  7. HuSkaBob

    HuSkaBob Husker Geek 5 Year Member

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    My thought exactly - but how hard would it be for him to come back and not rehash the old way. Would rather get Jimmie Burrow. Steve Warren maybe? I want Parrella to be able to return, but this seems too soon.
     
  8. Cvillehusker

    Cvillehusker stranded in Boilermaker country

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    Good luck to Coach Dawson and hope whoever comes in is an excellent coach and fit
     
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  9. Cvillehusker

    Cvillehusker stranded in Boilermaker country

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    also saw last week that Parella took position on Taylors staff with the Browns so may not be interested
     
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  10. Boji Husker

    Boji Husker Recruit

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    Parella at least would know some of the coaches, know about NU culture (he was one often cited as one of the leaders for changing the culture of NU during the 90's). Thought his position group was among the most improved during his stint at NU, and he knows alot of the players still on the team. Natural fit.
     
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  11. Boji Husker

    Boji Husker Recruit

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    Ah...not the Lions but the Browns...
     
  12. Boji Husker

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    At least this gives us something to obsess over until the new coach is hired...lol
     
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  13. AzHusker

    AzHusker All Legend 10 Year Member

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    Any ideas on replacements?

    That's the thing about having good assistant coaches. Other programs see it...and want 'em.
     
  14. ShortSideOption

    ShortSideOption All Big 10 10 Year Member

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    I think they already have it lined up. But no idea who. Hank Hughes?
     
  15. Beareye

    Beareye Red Shirt 2 Year Member

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    If we had to lose one assistant, Dawson would probably have been my choice. Not saying he was awful, but I don't think the D Line played all that well or got significantly better last season. He may have also been one of the weaker links from a recruiting standpoint.

    With all that said, I wish him good luck with Giants.
     
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