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Philbin message to Carroll: Job's on the line

Dolphins coach Joe Philbin had a little chat with cornerback Nolan Carroll today.

Carroll, you will recall, had a tough night against Buffalo his last game. He had two pass interference penalties, a holding call and an illegal contact called against him. It was four first downs and 76 yards worth of penalties.

So the Dolphins coaches perhaps felt the need to remind the cornerback that a starting job is notgifted or inherited. It is earned. And Carroll has to earn better than he did last week or he's going to find himself replaced.

"I talked to Nolan today a little bit individually," Philbin said. "I know the coaches communicate with him on a consistent basis. I think Nolan is an aware player. These guys that have been in the league, they're professionals. They know their job's on the line. Told him today. We all get evaluated by our performance on Sunday. That's the most important thing for what we do -- what I do as a coach and what they do as players. He's aware of what he needs to do and things he needs to do better."

I was expecting the conversation with Carroll would be more along the lines of raising his spirits or perhaps serving as crutch to waning confidence. Nope. That apparently wasn't the approach.

 "I think the confidence to us, to me, is gained through your preparation and doing things in practice and doing things consistently. Doing them well," Philbin said. "And then the transfer of practice to the game. We're expecting him to play well Sunday."

Philbin said Carroll has practiced well and obviously you see the team expects him to play well. If he doesn't for the second consecutive game ...

Well, job's on the line.

 

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Message To Ireland Old Tuna Ball is history

Bloggers when Moby Dick takes a dump its no laughing matter its like Bolders dropping to sea floor where all those weird fish live.Guess what those MotherF..kers eat.

Very strange Posts Today here.

Want to spruce up that TDay turkey? Try this sensational turkey dressing:

2 cans sardines with oil
5 cups of yogurt
1/2 cup pickled relish

Blend well and pour over turkey,

HAPPY THANSGIVING DONKEYS...........

Also, there is very Strange People in this Blog.

What do Cubans in Miami do for TG? Snort coke and bang cheap, fat, scuzzle?

Always, bathe your Turkey in dry wine, preferably white or gold, just before cooking It. And remember to baste it often during cooking in the oven at 325o(and NOT at 350o) with BUTTER and NOT with I can't believe is not butter.

Pierre Lefreux seem like un elemento de orilla(a low class scum). But he knows that.

At best, you can make turkey taste ok. Even when perfectly cooked, it's just ok, never delicious. Otherwise, its terrible. It's a dry, flavorless bird. That is why people stuff it with crapola and serve cranberry sauce, so at least something on the plate tastes good.

You will never find turkey on the menu at any gourmet restaurant outside of TG, because, it just isn't ever delicious food.

TURKY I S THE WORST MEAL EVER....

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Miami I Love you no matter what.

We are doing an Italian TG, screw tradition. Wines, pasta, stuffed veal roast and some are bringing homemade desserts. But, to keep in the spirit of the holiday, we will have pumpkin pie.

Go back to a few weeks ago - when we beat the Raid#rs . .Now fast forward to the Seahawks. All is the same,!

Here: Nitza Villapol's(Cuba's greatest Gastronomy teacher) seasoning for Turkey.(8 lb). 3 crushed garlic cloves, 2 tsp of salt, 1/4 tsp pepper, 1 tsp cumin, 1 tsp oregano, 1/4 cup of bitter orange juice.(almost a purely African recipe). Mix. Rub inside (under the skin) and out on the Bird. Cover with sliced onions. Let stand overnight. Cook

We, are aware that Seattle has to travel this week to our Territory. Still. The Seahawks do not appear, at least to me, anything like Oakland did when they came here, including the QBs.

The acid in the OJ will begin to cook the meat immediately, then it won't cook as moist in the oven, the outer part will be dry. They cook fish just by marinating it in citrus juice, this is how ceviche is made.

True story about Jeff Ireland. From his bio: Bill P and Me: Life on the NFL Battle Lines

"After Bill Parcells elevated Jeff Ireland from a scout for the Dallas Cowboys to the GM of the Dolphins, some were incredulous at the rapid ascent of Ireland from a rather insignificant position with the Dallas team. Ireland always deflected compliments on attaining the position of General Manager at such a young age, stating that he was just warming a chair and collecting a paycheck while Parcells ran the entire show. During one draft, Ireland's duties consisted solely of pouring Dewar's scotch and lighting cigars for Parcells.
Parcells never missed a chance to denigrate and humiliate Ireland, calling him the "boy wonder" and forcing him to perform menial labor, such as vacuuming and polishing the brass in the executive offices, usually with an offhand comment that Ireland should do something to merit his salary. At one point, he challenged Ireland to criticize the selection of West Virginia quarterback Pat White in the second round. Ireland's only comment was "Great pick, boss" - but inside Ireland chafed at his treatment and privately questioned Parcells' sanity as well as his draft picks"

I can post more excerpts if other readers desire, but the point is that Jeff Ireland is greatly misunderstood, and often blamed for Parcell's decisions, but actually was a passive bystander while the Dolphins were basically destroyed. All of this should make us all more understanding and supportive of Jeff Ireland.

Only slaves to tradition and tasteless dullards eat turkey. It is a disgusting, flavorless abomination. I will not allow it in my home and loudly exclaim "NO!" to anyone with the nerve to dare serve me that repulsive bird. It is fit only for dogs and convicts!

TURKEY HAVE NO TASTE EVEN IF YOU MALE IN SOUP OR PIE..,,IT IS FOR STUPID POOR PEOPLE IN THERE TRALERS LIKE ODIN LOL..,NO WHERE IN THE GORMETS FOOD LANDS LIKE ITALY FRANCE AND MEXACO LAND WILL YOU SEE ANY BODY EAT OLD TURKEY MEAT UNLESS THEY ARE BEGARS STARVED TO DEATHS.,.I WILL HAVE THE GORMETS FOODS ONLY ON THANSGIVING

That is a total bs story. Nice try.

ROSS HIRED THE CHEAPEST AND CRAPIEST GM IN THE LEAGUE!!!

Turkey just plain sucks. And those who eat processed industrialized turkey roll lunch meat, its bloated with water and chemicals, its nasty food.

And Hennehill's job isnt on the line? He can continue to stink but Nolan Carroll cant?

Did the Pilgrims Eat Turkey at the First Thanksgiving Celebration at Plymouth Rock?
At the three-day festivities celebrating survival through the winter, many foods were served, but turkey was not one of them.

The menu included: venison, duck, goose, seafood, eels, white bread, corn bread, leeks, watercress and various other greens, wild plums, dried berries, and wine.

So all this TG food is nothing but commercial propaganda. Americans adapted well to low end junk food.

Kapernick to START the next game......

BOLD move by HARBAUGH......

I think I think its silly....nothing good can come from this IMO....maybe a few wins....they were playoff bound ANYWAY.....why mess with the chemistry of this SB caliber team.....

The Honey Moon in SAN FAN may be over.....

I am Nancy. I walk alone and weep in quiet agony. Life is futile and pointless. Death is the only release from the pain.

I am Nancy. Happy Thanksgiving.

I'm sure Harbaugh would value Kris's opinion.

Maybe Kris can print out his professional football resume and we can compare experience levels?

A coach with tons of experience playing QB in the NFL makes a decision, and Kris questions it based on his daily reading of PFT. LOL.

Honeymoon is ONE WORD you dolt. Where did you learn English? Aboard a Ugandan freighter?

My take would be that there are few people walking more qualified than Harbaugh to decide who should be the starting QB.

Didnt you just know Irescum would bring us another Chad Henne?

And then there is this to factor in:

Smith plans to fight for his job once he is fully healthy, and he had yet to be medically cleared Wednesday after missing Monday night's 32-7 rout of the Bears while recovering from a concussion.

the decision is "NOT BASED ON HEALTH"....

SO...STFU....


like normal...the MORE you post...the MORE you show IGNORANCE of ALL things football related.....GO FIND AN ENGLISH BLOG to discuss punctuation and grammar...lol.....

lol....STUPID TROLL....

FOOT...MEET MOUTH.....lol.....

I merely posted ALL the information that was being reported.

Kris has serious issues and needs psychiatric treatment. Oscar, anything you can do?

make you're next SIGN IN name....

HOOf AND MOUTH DISEASE.....

Kris,

The only thing stupid was you questioning the decision of someone who knows 10000 times more than you on the subject.

I merely posted information that was being reported on the matter. How you perceive that as stupid is well, just stupid.

Kris,

Harbaugh says the decision was not based on health. He also said he wasn't going after Manning. And you still believe everything he says?

Dang are you freaking STUPID.

I gOT NEWS FOR YOU.....

listen carefully....

YOUR'RE NOT A REPORTER.....

SOOOOOO.....

You didn't report ANYTHING....YOU are NOT a REPORTER...unless YOU ARE ARMANDO....which many already know...i SUSPECT YOU ARE.....

SOOOO...

EITHER.....

ADMIT you are ARMANDO....

or....

ADMIT you aren't a REPORTER....

You are a simple parroter of information.....

Kaep is his guy, he may very well want him whether Smith is healthy or not. I merely posted more info about the story being reported.

Kris is so eager to point out who is stupid that he makes himself look stupid doing it.

Oscar, help Kris's mind, for the sake of the blog.

WHICH ARE YOU???????

A PARROT.....

or...

The "MAN"....himself.....

Kris is making himself look dumber in every single post.

If you READ what I wrote, I never said I was a reporter. I said I was posting what was being reported.

Comprendo tonto?

YOU posted nothing additional....

POST THE LINK...that has all this ADDITIONAL INFO....that YOU have.....

Kris is the one always hammering someone for not responding to what is written. Well look at him do the same thing over and over again.

The guy needs help upstairs, obviously. Oscar?

again...

I ASK YOU FOR THE LINK

LINK PLEASE.....

Kris, I'm not a psychiatrist, but my guess is either you are having problems with your wife, with your sex life, or you are drinking cheap liquor. Reach up for top shelf next time.

I don't believe Jeff Ireland's job is secure under any circumstances. There are a few guys out there who jump up as possible replacements. One guy I believe Ross will speak to is Bill Polian and his son Chris. The guy who built the Colts teams for 14 year and has a record of rebuilding 3 NFL franchises. Guy knows how to draft and is the sort to bring in a management style that allows Ross to enjoy the show without stepping on the landmines.... Polian is hated by some... loved by others.... But as long as he is out there with Chris, Ireland needs to look over his shoulder.

LINKL PLEASE?????????

LINK PLEASE?????????

It's "your," not "you're" you illiterate baboon.

You should have said....

I am not a psychiatrist.....

I am not credible....

and I am just a figment of someone's imagination....

that would be more honest....

LINK PLEASE????????

Kris,

I don't feel the least compelled to do your homework for you because you are such an ahole to people for no good reason, but this once I will out of holiday kindness.

http://espn.go.com/nfl/story/_/id/8661168/colin-kaepernick-san-francisco-49ers-start-vs-new-orleans-saints-according-report

And you should man up and apologize to me because I never said I reported anything, I clearly said I posted what was being reported.

So.... this is it, huh?

This BS is what this blog has disintegrated into...?

Sad.... Perhaps another time....

Harbaugh is smart to say it is not injury related. Otherwise he would be obligated to put Smith back in when he is healthy. Instead he uses the fact Smith has not been cleared yet to give Kaep another look, and the door is open to switch back.

Erudite, compelling, and literate commentary is welcomed here. Not the illiterate prattle of circus apes.

And then there is this to factor in:
HERE is what you posted.....


Smith plans to fight for his job once he is fully healthy, and he had yet to be medically cleared Wednesday after missing Monday night's 32-7 rout of the Bears while recovering from a concussion.

Posted by: Mel Kopper | November 21, 2012 at 11:04 PM
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UH.....

NOT IN THE ARTICLE @ ALL.....Although I am sure the author would to KNOW that you are taking LIBERTIES with work.....

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