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12-31-2012, 02:22 PM
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Originally Posted by SingnBluesOnBroadway View Post
No, it's not the same situation as the Giants. Both Coughlin and Reese were already there. And Reese didn't come in under the same circumstances as whoever the Jets hire. Not at all comparable.

What's more, there's nothing to suggest that Reese wanted to replace Coughlin. And if the Jets want to attract someone like Polian, you can't tell a candidate of that stature that he can't hire his own coach.
As far as I remember, Reese actually wanted to keep Coughlin. He liked him since he had already been working with him. Acorsi was just old and wanted to retire. No idea how anyone could relate this to the Jets scenario fiasco.

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