Crimson Red Sports
 
 

* Bowl Round Games
1st Game Deadline
Friday
12/20/2019
12:50 PM

Buffalo @
Charlotte
(Buffalo -6.5)

Utah State @
Kent State
(Utah State -7.0)

Central Michigan @
San Diego State
(San Diego State -3.5)

Liberty @
Georgia Southern
(Georgia Southern -5.0)

SMU @
Florida Atlantic
(SMU -3.0)

Florida International @
Arkansas State
(Arkansas State -2.5)

Boise State @
Washington
(Washington -3.5)

Appalachian State @
UAB
(Appalachian State -17.0)

UCF @
Marshall
(UCF -17.0)

Hawai'i @
BYU
(BYU -1.5)

Louisiana Tech @
Miami
(Miami -6.0)

Pittsburgh @
Eastern Michigan
(Pittsburgh -10.5)

North Carolina @
Temple
(North Carolina -5.0)

Michigan State @
Wake Forest
(Michigan State -5.0)

Oklahoma State @
Texas A&M
(Texas A&M -7.0)

USC @
Iowa
(Iowa -1.5)

Air Force @
Washington State
(Air Force -2.5)

Memphis @
Penn State
(Penn State -6.5)

Notre Dame @
Iowa State
(Notre Dame -4.0)

Oklahoma @
LSU
(LSU -12.5)

Clemson @
Ohio State
(Clemson -2.0)

Western Kentucky @
Western Michigan
(Western Kentucky -3.5)

Mississippi State @
Louisville
(Mississippi State -4.0)

California @
Illinois
(California -7.0)

Florida @
Virginia
(Florida -14.0)

Virginia Tech @
Kentucky
(Virginia Tech -3.0)

Florida State @
Arizona State
(Arizona State -5.0)

Navy @
Kansas State
(Navy -2.0)

Wyoming @
Georgia State
(Wyoming -7.5)

Utah @
Texas
(Utah -7.5)

Minnesota @
Auburn
(Auburn -7.0)

Oregon @
Wisconsin
(Wisconsin -3.0)

Georgia @
Baylor
(Georgia -7.5)

Boston College @
Cincinnati
(Cincinnati -7.0)

Indiana @
Tennessee
(Tennessee -1.5)

Ohio @
Nevada
(Ohio -7.5)

Southern Mississippi @
Tulane
(Tulane -7.0)

Louisiana @
Miami (OH)
(Louisiana -14.0)

Clemson @
LSU
(LSU -5.5)

Tie Breaker:  How many total yards of offense will Alabama get against Michigan?

Dot View My Picks
Dot View All Entries
Dot Discuss

* Overall Winners
td57
100-67 (852)

Catch Prothro
93-72 (867)

2Stater
93-73 (947)

SUPERCOACH
91-74 (1117)

Chechem
90-76 (1020)

Merk
88-78 (799)

87-74 (872)

Leewillie
87-76 (891)

N.AL-Tider
87-80 (1053)

pmull
86-80 (838)


* Most E-Cred
Kgoode35+
E-Cred: 1000009
2Stater 2Stater
E-Cred: 7361
Chechem Chechem
E-Cred: 6713
Jamos Jamos
E-Cred: 5801
pmull pmull
E-Cred: 5602
SUPERCOACH SUPERCOACH
E-Cred: 5095
Catch Prothro Catch Prothro
E-Cred: 5094
XBAMA XBAMA
E-Cred: 4632
ricky023 ricky023
E-Cred: 4569
Merk Merk
E-Cred: 3454
bama57 bama57
E-Cred: 3364
BAMADCHAMPSHIPS BAMADCHAMPSHIPS
E-Cred: 3128
KoKoPuf
E-Cred: 3029
N.AL-Tider N.AL-Tider
E-Cred: 3011
Leewillie Leewillie
E-Cred: 2972
Bamaphile Bamaphile
E-Cred: 2930
Bandit Bandit
E-Cred: 2779
cbbama99 cbbama99
E-Cred: 2776
bamaphil bamaphil
E-Cred: 2758
Marshal Dillon Marshal Dillon
E-Cred: 2708

Pages: 1 [2] 3   Go Down
  Print  
Author Topic: Gus Malzahn to accept reduced buyout to remain at Auburn  (Read 2552 times)
Catch Prothro
Coach Gene Stallings
*****

E-Cred: 5094
Offline Offline

Posts: 14669

Catch Prothro


View Profile
« Reply #15 on: November 28, 2018, 07:50:21 AM »

B.S.

No way it's true.
Reported on ESPN.  So it has to be true.   Cheesy
Logged
N.AL-Tider
Coach Wallace Wade
*****

E-Cred: 3011
Online Online

Posts: 7847

N.AL-Tider


View Profile
« Reply #16 on: November 28, 2018, 07:54:18 AM »

Logged

"Play by play, thatís how we win here."

Eddie Jackson  Dec. 2016
SUPERCOACH
Coach Bear Bryant
*****

E-Cred: 5095
Offline Offline

     Male

Posts: 23264

SUPERCOACH

"Let's go."


View Profile
« Reply #17 on: November 28, 2018, 08:38:13 AM »

I had the opposite reaction as most of you.  I think it's a fairly creative and productive move by the athletic department.  I'm not sure they could've come out of the deal any better.  They couldn't afford the 75% contract value buyout to replace him (and probably got turned down by a couple of their original candidates), so if they have to keep him, at least gain some leverage.  If he doesn't win 10 or 11 games next year - he's gone - and now at a cheaper price.

Sure, it is good for Auburn, but NO COACH IN HIS RIGHT MIND would agree to it.  What does Gus get out of this?  The privilege of being the Auburn coach for one more year? 
Logged

"The same thing win, that always won... and we just have a different bunch of excuses if we lose"
SUPERCOACH
Coach Bear Bryant
*****

E-Cred: 5095
Offline Offline

     Male

Posts: 23264

SUPERCOACH

"Let's go."


View Profile
« Reply #18 on: November 28, 2018, 08:40:49 AM »

Basically Gus would be paying them for the privilege of being the Auburn coach.
Logged

"The same thing win, that always won... and we just have a different bunch of excuses if we lose"
bama57
Coach Xen Scott
*****

E-Cred: 3364
Offline Offline

Posts: 2917

bama57


View Profile
« Reply #19 on: November 28, 2018, 08:45:10 AM »

Kristi told him to accept the offer Huh?
Logged
Hannibal Lecter, MD
Coach Frank Thomas
*****

E-Cred: 2459
Offline Offline

Posts: 6112

Hannibal Lecter, MD


View Profile
« Reply #20 on: November 28, 2018, 08:51:44 AM »

I had the opposite reaction as most of you.  I think it's a fairly creative and productive move by the athletic department.  I'm not sure they could've come out of the deal any better.  They couldn't afford the 75% contract value buyout to replace him (and probably got turned down by a couple of their original candidates), so if they have to keep him, at least gain some leverage.  If he doesn't win 10 or 11 games next year - he's gone - and now at a cheaper price.

Sure, it is good for Auburn, but NO COACH IN HIS RIGHT MIND would agree to it.  What does Gus get out of this?  The privilege of being the Auburn coach for one more year?  

I'm sure he thinks that it will somehow work out better for him long term.  He's probably delusional enough to think he can at least raise his stock with a good year next year.  If he were fired right now, I'm not sure that he'd ever get another Power 5 head coaching job.  I'd much rather have Les Miles as a head coach, and he had to take about the worst Power 5 job in the country to get back in.

The restructured buyout is likely not extremely significant.  Maybe 10-15% off the 75% it is currently.  If he gets canned now (for the sake of argument even if not exact), his buyout is 75% of $42M = $31.5M.  If they lowered it to 60%, he'll collect his $7M next year, and still be guaranteed 35M * 0.6 = $21M, "only" costing him $3.5M and perhaps increasing his potential for future employment.  At the same time, Auburn would save about $10.5M for putting up with him for another year, assuming they'd have to pay the replacement at least what Gus is making.
« Last Edit: November 28, 2018, 08:56:17 AM by Hannibal Lecter, MD » Logged
ricky023
President Denny
*****

E-Cred: 4569
Offline Offline

     Male

Posts: 30267

ricky023

To Be One Ask One


View Profile
« Reply #21 on: November 28, 2018, 09:22:39 AM »

Man I can't believe Gus wants to face CNS again but you watch CNS will let him one more so they will up his contract again. lol, RTR!
Logged

John 15:5
"The Preacher"
"Rangers Lead the Way"
1/75th Rangers
SUPERCOACH
Coach Bear Bryant
*****

E-Cred: 5095
Offline Offline

     Male

Posts: 23264

SUPERCOACH

"Let's go."


View Profile
« Reply #22 on: November 28, 2018, 09:27:33 AM »

Man I can't believe Gus wants to face CNS again but you watch CNS will let him one more so they will up his contract again. lol, RTR!

This shall not be permitted under any circumstance.  Angry Angry Angry

98 to nothing EVERY YEAR!!!  No matter who the coach is.
Logged

"The same thing win, that always won... and we just have a different bunch of excuses if we lose"
ricky023
President Denny
*****

E-Cred: 4569
Offline Offline

     Male

Posts: 30267

ricky023

To Be One Ask One


View Profile
« Reply #23 on: November 28, 2018, 09:34:38 AM »

 Laughing Laughing Laughing you have it SC. I think Nick like Gus though he can win at golf and football. RTR!
Logged

John 15:5
"The Preacher"
"Rangers Lead the Way"
1/75th Rangers
Chechem
President Denny
*****

E-Cred: 6713
Offline Offline

Posts: 61368

Chechem


View Profile
« Reply #24 on: November 28, 2018, 10:45:26 AM »

I know Malzahn is an idiot, but even an idiot wouldn't agree to a $3.5 loss to agree to keep working for the same program.

Malzahn has an agent, who clearly isn't an idiot.  So this ain't happening.

Meanwhile, the Aubs will lose recruits and the assistant coaches will bail.

 
Logged

N.AL-Tider
Coach Wallace Wade
*****

E-Cred: 3011
Online Online

Posts: 7847

N.AL-Tider


View Profile
« Reply #25 on: November 28, 2018, 11:09:04 AM »

Well I'm not going to do the math but...If they keep Gus for two more years then his buyout would reduce significantly I believe so at that time they might just go ahead and show him the door.  They might be willing to suffer through two more years of >mediocrity to put themselves in a better position to hire a top-tier coach... 
Logged

"Play by play, thatís how we win here."

Eddie Jackson  Dec. 2016
crimson13
Junior
**

E-Cred: 180
Offline Offline

Posts: 142


View Profile
« Reply #26 on: November 28, 2018, 11:50:34 AM »

I had the opposite reaction as most of you.  I think it's a fairly creative and productive move by the athletic department.  I'm not sure they could've come out of the deal any better.  They couldn't afford the 75% contract value buyout to replace him (and probably got turned down by a couple of their original candidates), so if they have to keep him, at least gain some leverage.  If he doesn't win 10 or 11 games next year - he's gone - and now at a cheaper price.

I think it is a great deal for the university, I just can't see the logic from CGM's side.
Logged
Catch Prothro
Coach Gene Stallings
*****

E-Cred: 5094
Offline Offline

Posts: 14669

Catch Prothro


View Profile
« Reply #27 on: November 28, 2018, 11:59:31 AM »

There's probably more to the deal than has been released to the press.

And the deal ain't done yet.
Logged
Chechem
President Denny
*****

E-Cred: 6713
Offline Offline

Posts: 61368

Chechem


View Profile
« Reply #28 on: November 28, 2018, 12:08:46 PM »

There's probably more to the deal than has been released to the press.
And the deal ain't done yet.

No, there's prolly less.

Having worked at several universities, you can bet that Aub released this "plan" to appease the fans and alumni, suggesting that the all-powerful university was making adjustments and planning for the future.  In truth, a committee of people (lawyers, maybe the AD, and the Aub President) sat down to design this press release. 

Think about the surge of unhappy fans following the last 2 games.  This way Aub can answer their fans' criticism with "we're making progress for a better future", even though nothing is happening.
Logged

Catch Prothro
Coach Gene Stallings
*****

E-Cred: 5094
Offline Offline

Posts: 14669

Catch Prothro


View Profile
« Reply #29 on: November 28, 2018, 12:34:54 PM »

There's probably more to the deal than has been released to the press.
And the deal ain't done yet.

No, there's prolly less.

Having worked at several universities, you can bet that Aub released this "plan" to appease the fans and alumni, suggesting that the all-powerful university was making adjustments and planning for the future.  In truth, a committee of people (lawyers, maybe the AD, and the Aub President) sat down to design this press release. 

Think about the surge of unhappy fans following the last 2 games.  This way Aub can answer their fans' criticism with "we're making progress for a better future", even though nothing is happening.
You could very well be right.  But that's playing with fire.   
Logged
Pages: 1 [2] 3   Go Up
  Print  
 
Jump to:  


* User Info
 
 
Welcome, Guest. Please login or register.

* Next Game


vs.

Day: Saturday
Date: Sept. 5, 2020
Time: TBD
TV: TBD
Radio: Fun 92.7
Location: AT&T Stadium
Arlington, TX

* Who's Online
  • Dot Guests: 90
  • Dot Hidden: 1
  • Dot Users: 2
  • Dot Users Online:

* Recent Posts
Re: Chech wild and crazy out West by Old Tider
[Today at 06:45:34 AM]


Re: THREE word story ... by Old Tider
[Today at 06:36:52 AM]


Re: ***CRIMSON RED DAILY THREAD*** by N.AL-Tider
[Today at 06:20:34 AM]


Re: ***The Official CRS Joke Thread*** by N.AL-Tider
[Today at 06:19:11 AM]


Re: ***CRIMSON RED DAILY THREAD*** by Chechem
[Today at 06:18:04 AM]


Re: THREE word story ... by Chechem
[Today at 06:16:12 AM]


Re: Chech wild and crazy out West by N.AL-Tider
[Today at 06:13:07 AM]


Re: ***CRIMSON RED DAILY THREAD*** by N.AL-Tider
[Today at 06:10:30 AM]


Re: ***CRIMSON RED DAILY THREAD*** by 2Stater
[Today at 05:39:02 AM]


Re: ***CRIMSON RED DAILY THREAD*** by Chechem
[Today at 05:35:17 AM]


More


* New Members
  • Dot tzadick - 14 Nov
  • Dot debtidefan - 11 Jan
  • Dot OneOfTheIV - 30 Jul
  • Dot mepboy - 02 Dec
  • Dot Crimsonchamp22 - 19 Oct
  • Dot CoachEidson88 - 05 Sep
  • Dot Rascal - 02 Jun
  • Dot mr mako - 12 Jan
  • Dot bamarich - 12 Nov
  • Dot Bamarae - 31 Aug
  • Dot Red Elephant - 09 Jan
  • Dot TideRavens - 02 Dec
  • Dot mowood - 30 Nov
  • Dot PARMAN59 - 11 Nov
  • Dot EpicnessTV - 08 Nov
  • Dot wad3g - 22 Sep
  • Dot DCTBama - 22 Aug
  • Dot BamaMom - 03 May
  • Dot RideCharlieLikeAHarley - 14 Mar
  • Dot Msleroy - 14 Feb

* Board Stats
  • stats Total Members: 346
  • stats Total Posts: 378509
  • stats Total Topics: 48223
  • stats Total Categories: 2
  • stats Total Boards: 22
  • stats Most Online: 573

 
     
Powered by MySQL Powered by PHP Copyright © 2009-2020 Crimson Red Sports. All Rights Reserved.
Powered by SMF 1.1.13 | SMF © 2006-2011, Simple Machines LLC
SimplePortal 2.3.3 © 2008-2010, SimplePortal
Valid XHTML 1.0! Valid CSS!
Page created in 0.387 seconds with 31 queries.

Google last visited this page January 27, 2020, 05:45:48 AM