Alabama to go after Gregg Marshall

Discussion in 'Sports' started by Volsfan31, Mar 23, 2015.

  1. Volsfan31

    Volsfan31 Member

    Alabama planning to make big run at Gregg Marshall when Wichita State’s season ends, sources told @CBSSports. Story: http://t.co/IU5xaHUXBC

    According to Gary Parrish
     
  2. emainvol

    emainvol Administrator

    He's not going anywhere that isn't a premier job or where he isn't big man on campus. Alabama would meet neither requirement
     
  3. Volsfan31

    Volsfan31 Member

    Parrish said Alabama is going to start at 3mil and go as high as it needs to or he says no. I can't really see him there either.
     
  4. utvol0427

    utvol0427 Chieftain

    Sounds about right. Howland to MSU, Marshall to Alabama, and if we lose Tyndall Hart will bring in another bargain bin coach.

    Go Vols.
     
  5. A-Smith

    A-Smith Chieftain

    We play in freakin Thompson Boling Arena. Our fans have shown they are willing to fill it up (or at least average 20k per game) for a winner. I. JUST. DON'T. UNDER. STAND.
     
  6. Volsfan31

    Volsfan31 Member

  7. JohnnyQuickkick

    JohnnyQuickkick Great Man

    i don't see why alabama is a better job than wichita state.
     
  8. The Dooz

    The Dooz Super Moderator

    I have a hard time believing he leaves.
     
  9. A-Smith

    A-Smith Chieftain

    Cold hard cash, homie.
     
  10. justingroves

    justingroves supermod

    You can't put monetary value on being the big dog on campus and not having to deal with a 100 boosters
     
  11. JohnnyQuickkick

    JohnnyQuickkick Great Man

    He's already doing alright
     
  12. NorrisAlan

    NorrisAlan Super Moderator

    I believe this and have said so often. "Straight cash, homie" doesn't work. Not anymore. Everyone is making good money, and more money to deal with the headaches will probably not cover it.
     
  13. JT5

    JT5 Super Moderator

    Marshall to Texas.
     
  14. 615 Vol

    615 Vol Chieftain

    "Can't be. Don't they know paying a lot for coaches will wipe out their surplus?" -Dave Hart
     
  15. MettaWorldPeace

    MettaWorldPeace Contributor

    Gregg Marshall is an odd dude. There are probably only certain jobs that he would consider.
     
  16. A-Smith

    A-Smith Chieftain

    Marshall may not be easily swayed by straight cash. But the idea that you can't throw around multi-millions and land a HR of a hire is silly.
     
  17. JohnnyQuickkick

    JohnnyQuickkick Great Man

    i don't know if anyone's saying you can't, but the stars have to line up for it
     
  18. zero-sum

    zero-sum Chieftain

    See Neyland
     
  19. justingroves

    justingroves supermod

    You'll always be able to land a big name if you have enough money, but some guys care more about things other than money
     
  20. Tenacious D

    Tenacious D The law is of supreme importance, or no importance

    To some, we can get 20k a game, no matter who is coaching.

    That's the problem, and on both ends.
     

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