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Jerry Sloan: Has it really been 20 years?

Discussion in 'Sports and News' started by DanOregon, Dec 10, 2008.

  1. DanOregon

    DanOregon Well-Known Member

  2. playthrough

    playthrough Moderator Staff Member

    And no championship. No way in hell another coach pulls that off for 20 years on the same bench.
  3. forever_town

    forever_town Well-Known Member

    Unless Dan Rooney is the owner.
  4. TigerVols

    TigerVols Well-Known Member

    Jeff Fisher is at 15 and counting -- I'd lay even money he's still with the Titans in 5 years.
  5. Armchair_QB

    Armchair_QB Well-Known Member

    I was watching a game the other night, Ravens-Skins I think, and there was a guy playing who was one of two Houston Oilers still in the NFL. I think it was one of Baltimore's receivers.

    Anybody know who the two ex-Oilers are?
  6. Football_Bat

    Football_Bat Well-Known Member

    Steve McNair's one of them.
  7. Sam Mills 51

    Sam Mills 51 Active Member

    There's only one: Philly's Jon Runyan.
  8. BYH

    BYH Active Member

    Was Derrick Mason a rookie on the last Oilers team? Only guy it could be.
  9. Armchair_QB

    Armchair_QB Well-Known Member

    I looked it up. I must have misheard what they said on the air. He played for the Tennessee, not Houston, Oilers according to his career stats.
  10. Jeremy Goodwin

    Jeremy Goodwin Active Member

    Fun stat from AP in its story about Sloan's 20 years:

    Randy Wittman was the 223rd coaching change in the NBA since Sloan took over.
  11. Armchair_QB

    Armchair_QB Well-Known Member

    Hey, that's only 11.1 a year.
  12. Sam Mills 51

    Sam Mills 51 Active Member

    And by "only," you possess an NHL POV.
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