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Rams hire Rob Ryan

Discussion in 'RAMS - NFL TALK' started by kohhwf, Jan 11, 2013.

  1. wolfman84 Well-Known Member

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    Fisher hired Ryan. Fisher is the head coach. Fisher will decided whether we run a 4-3 or 3-4. Ryan will execute Fisher's wishes. I'm sure in the interview process it was ironed out. Ryan wouldn't have been hired if Fisher didn't believe he was the best man to run the defense he wanted. I have no concern with this hiring.
     
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  2. Username Has a Well-Known Member

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    X, you should totally photoshop a Ryan head on the dude for the week to celebrate our new DC. :bign:
     
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  3. -X- I'm the dude, man.

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    Sacrilege!!!!!!!!
     
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  4. Ram_of_Old Guest

    I got an idea! Now that we have hired Ryan, we should draft Te'o and tell him Ryan, with his long flowing locks, has the hots for him! The kid will probably believe it!...

    Too Much? Sorry...its Friday! :sly: :lmao:
     
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  5. -X- I'm the dude, man.

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    I think Teo could do better. :grin:


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  6. nighttrain Well-Known Member

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    I THINK WE CAN DO BETTER. Lots of OLB i like better..
    train
     
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  7. GreeneCounty Well-Known Member

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    I hope he does well. In fairness Dallas did have tons of injury issues on defense last year. So be intresting to see what happens. I doubt Fisher gonna revamp his defense that much.
     
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  8. Ram_of_Old Guest

    I am still very interested in whether he will use the 3-4 or the 4-3 defense. Anyone got a clue?
     
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  9. Ram_of_Old Guest

    True....maybe Rob will have his gut tied up like his brother. Lord, I hope this does not set our defense back... :bummed:
     
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  10. Faceplant Well-Known Member

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    It is gonna be interesting. Quinn is definitely going to be standing up some I believe. Maybe CL also. I expect Fish to give Ryan some leeway at first but if crap ain't working he better reel his big ass in.
     
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  11. classicpony Well-Known Member

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    :eek:mg: WTF? he is a 3-4 man!
     
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  12. -X- I'm the dude, man.

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    Nah. He ran a 4-3 in Oakland, and he'll be running a 4-3 here.
    It'z all gud.
     
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  13. F. Mulder Well-Known Member

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    All the reports are that it will be a 4-3.
     
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  14. DeaconJ Well-Known Member

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    I really think this '4-3 vs 3-4' is getting a bit overblown in that an experienced defensive coordinator will be able to adjust schemes to the personnel available. Ryan has used a variety of defensive alignments which include elements of both basic schemes. Here's a bit I found on his time with the Browns as written from a pre-season (2011) Cowboys perspective.......

    http://thedctimes.com/2011/02/rob-ryans-defensive-fronts-the-46-psycho-and-cloud/

    Of course, the Fish has the last word on what schemes are used so it's not like Ryan's coming in to blow up what's already been built. I'm looking forward to a top 10, or better yet, top 5 D this year......with Ryantude added! What say ye?

    /Headslap/
     
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  15. -X- I'm the dude, man.

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    Yeah, I agree. At worst it'll be a hybrid, but in no way does Fisher try to force a scheme upon players if they're not ideally suited to execute it. The 4-6 would be pretty cool though. Too many cats on this defensive coaching staff have familiarity with it. Who wouldn't like to see an 85 Bears-type defense, eh?

    And yeah, I expect a bit of a jump in the defensive standings this year as well.

    BTW. Welcome to the board, Mr. Jones.
     
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  16. DeaconJ Well-Known Member

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    Thanks, Dude. I've been lurking here this past year and I've got to say this is probably my favorite Rams board.
     
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  17. -X- I'm the dude, man.

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    Hey, what a coincidence.

    Mine too! :bg:
     
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  18. Ram_of_Old Guest

    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/3-4_defense

     
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  19. Ram_of_Old Guest

    Yup, the best I have found also. Good folks
     
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  20. DeaconJ Well-Known Member

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    Who woulda thunk! :mrgreen:
     
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