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49ers retain Singletary
San Francisco Chronicle ^ | 12/28/8 | Chronicle Staff Report

Posted on 12/28/2008 4:31:38 PM PST by SmithL

The 49ers announced after their 27-24 victory over the Redskins that Mike Singletary will remain . . .

(Excerpt) Read more at sfgate.com ...


TOPICS: Sports
KEYWORDS: 49ers; coach; nfl; singletary
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Mike Singletary is a class act.
1 posted on 12/28/2008 4:31:39 PM PST by SmithL
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To: scott says

fyi


2 posted on 12/28/2008 4:32:03 PM PST by SmithL (Drill Dammit!)
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To: SmithL

Smart move by the 49’ers. He interviewed for the Falcon’s job when they hired Petrino and they say Singletary was very impressive. As a player he was definately Mr. Intensity.


3 posted on 12/28/2008 4:35:13 PM PST by fkabuckeyesrule (Na na na na na na na na hey ALAN good-bye!!!!!!!)
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To: SmithL

Good, I like Mike. Mr. Peripheral Vision.


4 posted on 12/28/2008 4:35:41 PM PST by Cyber Ninja (Dallas)
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To: SmithL

So, if you hire an A-A coach you don’t have to interview anyone else? Appears so.


5 posted on 12/28/2008 4:36:52 PM PST by PurpleMan
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To: SmithL

Since this is a new football thread, let me take this opportunity to predict an all-Manning superbowl. The Giants are the best team in the NFC, and the Colts are the best team in the AFC.


6 posted on 12/28/2008 4:44:11 PM PST by Ron Jeremy (sonic)
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To: SmithL

Smart move Niners. Watch out for them next year.


7 posted on 12/28/2008 4:44:53 PM PST by dfwgator (I hate Illinois Marxists)
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To: Ron Jeremy

The AFC playoff teams just dodged a bullet with the Patriots missing out. They would have been tough in the post-season.


8 posted on 12/28/2008 4:45:41 PM PST by dfwgator (I hate Illinois Marxists)
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To: SmithL

Niners vs Raiders in 2010 Super Bowel!


9 posted on 12/28/2008 4:47:21 PM PST by Revolting cat! (Many come here to merely strike poses, posture and feel superior to others.)
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To: SmithL

I LIKE MIKE


10 posted on 12/28/2008 4:50:49 PM PST by martin_fierro (Rest in Peace, Marshall T.)
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Niners vs Raiders in 2010 Super Bowel!

The Raiders would have to win a game. They aren't up to the challenge. . .
11 posted on 12/28/2008 4:52:37 PM PST by Filo (Darwin was right!)
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To: Revolting cat!; Tax-chick
Niners vs Raiders in 2010 Super Bowel!

Unfortunate 'Frisco-related typso there.

12 posted on 12/28/2008 4:53:08 PM PST by martin_fierro (Rest in Peace, Marshall T.)
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So, if you hire an A-A coach you don’t have to interview anyone else? Appears so.

He was interim coach for 9 games. There was no reason to look at anyone else.
13 posted on 12/28/2008 4:53:35 PM PST by Filo (Darwin was right!)
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To: PurpleMan

No. If you hire a coach who turns a losing team into a winning team you don’t have to interview anyone else.


14 posted on 12/28/2008 5:02:40 PM PST by Hugin (GSA! (Goodbye sweet America))
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To: Filo
If Singletary was white, they would have had a conniption for not interviewing a black
15 posted on 12/28/2008 5:27:07 PM PST by stylin19a ( Real Men don't declare unplayable lies)
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To: PurpleMan

Im glad he is sober god bless him


16 posted on 12/28/2008 5:34:38 PM PST by al baby (Hi mom Mr. Obama, are you aware that Sarah Palin took on her own party’s establishment in Alaska a)
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To: SmithL; 4everontheRight; ABG(anybody but Gore); Abbeville Conservative; akorahil; albee; ...

NFL PING



FReepmail scott says to be added to, or to be taken off the NFL Ping list...


This is a fairly high volume ping list

17 posted on 12/28/2008 5:36:46 PM PST by scott says
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To: PurpleMan

That’s actually the rule. But in the rule they say “minority” instead of “African-American” but yep, you got that bout right. If he were white they would have, by rule, had to interview minority candidates.


18 posted on 12/28/2008 5:51:32 PM PST by exist
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To: Ron Jeremy

I’ve looked forward to an all-Manning SB for the past few years. It would be great if you are right.


19 posted on 12/28/2008 5:54:06 PM PST by EDINVA
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To: martin_fierro

Good move by an up and coming team. Look for a little competition in the NFC West next year for sure!!!

I guess Vernon Davis learned his lesson. That team didn’t lie down for Mike.

Meanwhile in Cleveland, a total mess. Savage gone, Crennel gone tomorrow and that laughter you hear is coming from the Ravens offices and Art Modell’s home.

Before anyone crowns an all Manning SB, that Ravens D is playing as well as it did in 2000, and now there is an offense that can put up enough points,too. And don’t think for 1 second Carolina doesn’t want another shot at the G-Men either. When that happens, they will win that one.


20 posted on 12/28/2008 6:12:34 PM PST by cleveland gop (I wonder if the Yankees will ask for a bailout......)
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