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Who should get the Eddie Robinson Award?

Discussion in 'Sports and News' started by Inky_Wretch, Nov 28, 2006.


Who's your pick for Coach of the Year?

  1. Art Briles, Houston

    0 vote(s)
  2. Lloyd Carr, Michigan

    0 vote(s)
  3. Jim Grobe, Wake Forest

    8 vote(s)
  4. June Jones, Hawaii

    0 vote(s)
  5. Bronco Mendenhall, BYU

    0 vote(s)
  6. Houston Nutt, Arkansas

    2 vote(s)
  7. Chris Petersen, Boise State

    0 vote(s)
  8. Greg Schiano, Rutgers

    10 vote(s)
  9. Bob Stoops, Oklahoma

    1 vote(s)
  1. Inky_Wretch

    Inky_Wretch Well-Known Member

    I'm flip-flopping on my FWAA ballot. So I'm turning to the esteemed membership of this board for help.
  2. busuncle

    busuncle Member

    I waffled between Grobe and Schiano, eventually voting for Grobe.
  3. Armchair_QB

    Armchair_QB Well-Known Member


    If you have to list more than one I'd go

  4. Armchair_QB

    Armchair_QB Well-Known Member

    I'll also add that, at 7-4 with a game to go, Dick Tomey should be on that list of candidates too.
  5. slappy4428

    slappy4428 Active Member

    Houston Nutt... they wanted him OUT a year ago and now he's gone 10-2...

    Very good case for Carr, from 7-5 to a possible BCS title game spot/
  6. Trouser_Buddah

    Trouser_Buddah Active Member

    Brett Bielema, Wisconsin :)
  7. Bubba Fett

    Bubba Fett Active Member

    I picked Schiano over Grobe because Wake Forest has been getting better the past few years, so this season, to me, wasn't out of nowhere the way Rutgers was.
  8. JBHawkEye

    JBHawkEye Active Member

    I went Schiano, Grobe, Petersen.
  9. hondo

    hondo Well-Known Member


    End of thread, story, argument.
  10. micropolitan guy

    micropolitan guy Well-Known Member

    I think there's a guy in Los Angeles who did every bit as nice a coaching job as any of those guys, probably even better, considering the talent he lost from a year ago.
  11. beefncheddar

    beefncheddar Guest

    Um ... uh ... NO.

    I'd have no problem with Grobe No. 1, but I'd also have no problem with Schiano No. 1. Let them go 1-2 in whatever order you want and then pick whoever you want at No. 3.
  12. Beef03

    Beef03 Active Member

    I like Schiano at #1, Grobe at #2, but I also think a case can be made for Stoops, losing his star QB prior to the season and forced to use a player who played WR the year before as his signal caller. Battled through injuries to his all-american halfback and still may win the Big 12 and make the trip to a BCS Bowl if the Sooners can beat Nebraska in the Conference championship game. I think he's done a hell of a job with all of the stuff they've had to battle through.
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