Oliver Martin...

Discussion in 'Football' started by phdsvp, Jan 1, 2018.

  1. revkev73

    revkev73 Well-Known Member

    Kirk is stubborn, passive aggressive, manipulative (dumb AD), and knows how to make things work in "his" favor (and family), and struggles to think on his feet during a game...

    But I am sure he is a great guy...
     
  2. HawkPrdatr40

    HawkPrdatr40 Well-Known Member


    It won’t take long for the KF Trolls to react to this.. :cool:
     
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  3. mopkins

    mopkins King Kong

    I didn't sweat losing him just thought he made a foolish decision based on the Harbaugh effect. It's his life though, just wonder if it's gonna be something he'll regret
     
  4. Hawkfnntn

    Hawkfnntn Well-Known Member

    Yup sure is. And without even looking at their recruiting class this year I'm sure he's been leapfrogged by more kids. I'll be surprised if he ends up making an impact there.
     
  5. trj

    trj Well-Known Member


    I am not a recruiting guy so take this, fwiw. I thought he was a legit 4.5 40 dude. The highlights I saw he was able to separate.
     
  6. Xerxes

    Xerxes Well-Known Member

    Not only that but buried behind 2 FR WRs who played a lot this year and there are 2 others that are highly recruited as well.

    But at Iowa he very well could be behind ISM and B Smith. Both of those guys would have lit up teams in high school in Iowa
     
  7. NCHawker

    NCHawker Well-Known Member

    If that were true he would have left iowa years ago
     
  8. 99topdawg

    99topdawg Well-Known Member

    Sometimes, I wish he did.
     
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  9. iloveyoularrystation

    iloveyoularrystation Well-Known Member

    That is beyond stupid of a comment.
     
  10. Joshbrown

    Joshbrown Well-Known Member

    Yes they are.
     
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  11. Joshbrown

    Joshbrown Well-Known Member

    The contract is the proof.
     
  12. judzeehawk

    judzeehawk Well-Known Member

    Yay Harbaugh making 9 million is ridiculous!
     
  13. lightning1

    lightning1 Well-Known Member

    Kirk Ferentz definitely has an ego! And that's perfectly fine. He should have. Did everyone forget the PCs at the end of the 4-12 season? You could see his ego was bruised. He's just not an ego maniac like some of these coaches.
     
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  14. iloveyoularrystation

    iloveyoularrystation Well-Known Member

    your cleverness aside, i don't get the thinking honestly. Maybe you or the original poster could enlighten me on what you think shows in anyway that Ferentz is more interested in himself then the team winning.
     
  15. DDThompson

    DDThompson Well-Known Member

    I thought you were describing yourself until the last line.
     
  16. Marinehawk

    Marinehawk Well-Known Member

    Oliver Martin < Martini W/Olive
     
  17. eledmonster

    eledmonster Well-Known Dog

    Martin also made his choice. He will have to live with it, whether or not it turns out to work for him. He's gone. End of story.
     
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  18. HawkInATX

    HawkInATX Well-Known Member

    So a person has an ego when they try to improve their lot in life? Would you turn down a raise and promotion if you thought you didn't earn it? If a bunch of keyboard warriors thought you didn't earn it? Doubtful. There's a difference between ego and protecting your own self-interest.
     
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  19. HomerChampless

    HomerChampless Well-Known Member

    Really, no ego? Is that why KF has to have his way in all facets of the football team even though he doesn't know, in some cases, what he's doing? Come on. Tell me there aren't yes men at Iowa. Are there any no men?
     
    Last edited: Jan 2, 2018
  20. earlkoppelman

    earlkoppelman Well-Known Member

    Am having 1st EXPRESSO in calif. So early.Seems like a CLASSIC post.Surf will be UP today.
     
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