Numerous sources have cited that the Miami Dolphins have decided to part ways with their defensive coordinator, Paul Pasqualoni.
In a press release, head coach Tony Sparano said, “I want to thank Paul for his services to the team, and I want to wish him the best.”
Pasqualoni is coming off a season in which his defense ranked 22nd in the league. The real kicker was the NFL-high 140 points his crew gave up in the fourth quarter.
It seemed at first that Sparano would be lax in his judgement against the coach, attributing the poor play of the defense to a lack of execution by the players, but the fourth-quarter debacles and the defense’s susceptibility to the big play spurred Sparano to make the decision. Read more…
Posted by Zack Nally Date: Tuesday, January 12, 2010
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These days, the “golden boy” just doesn’t look that golden, anymore.
Last year we saw Brady Quinn’s first go-around as the starter leave the Cleveland faithful with a bittersweet taste in their mouths. They saw what he was capable of in a 239-yard and two touchdown effort against the Denver Broncos.
And then they saw what we’re seeing now.
While much of Quinn’s poor play through the next two games was due to a broken finger, no touchdowns and two interceptions still didn’t sit well with the coach at the time, Romeo Crennel.
Especially when he was trying to keep his job.