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Old 04-25-2012, 01:22 AM   #1 (permalink)
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John Chavis close to big-money deal

Chavis, who won the Broyles Award last season as the nation's top assistant coach, is close to signing a contract that would pay him an average of $1.1 million over the next three years and make him one of the highest paid assistant coaches in college football.


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I see this as running up the price to keep a quality DC.

I like John, but LSU is loaded with talent on defense. Just thought some of you older fans could shed light on this deal.

Is Chavis worth that much?
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Old 04-25-2012, 01:35 AM   #2 (permalink)
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As good as he is, I don't think he's worth that much. And I don't think he's a better defensive coordinator than Kirby Smart.
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Old 04-25-2012, 01:38 AM   #3 (permalink)
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Chavis, who won the Broyles Award last season as the nation's top assistant coach, is close to signing a contract that would pay him an average of $1.1 million over the next three years and make him one of the highest paid assistant coaches in college football.


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I see this as running up the price to keep a quality DC.

I like John, but LSU is loaded with talent on defense. Just thought some of you older fans could shed light on this deal.

Is Chavis worth that much?
IMO for 1.1 million you better be the complete package, both a coach and a recruiter. Chavis quite frankly doesn't recruit, luckily for him Louisiana has enough talent that he can get away with this.
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3rd and Chavis worth 1.1 million

John Chavis, LSU Tigers close to big-money deal - ESPN
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Old 04-25-2012, 06:13 AM   #5 (permalink)
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He's done a fantastic job there. Hard to argue against it.
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Old 04-25-2012, 06:13 AM   #6 (permalink)
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I could have sworn I saw LSU lose the NC game to an Alabama team that had McCarron throw dink-and-dunk passes all night.
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Old 04-25-2012, 06:32 AM   #7 (permalink)
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Lot of money for 3rd and Chavis.
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Old 04-25-2012, 06:41 AM   #8 (permalink)
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I think Chavis is a better College. DC than Monte Kiffin.
He is one of the elite DC's. He deserves to be one of the higher paid DC's.
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Old 04-25-2012, 06:46 AM   #9 (permalink)
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Old 04-25-2012, 06:50 AM   #10 (permalink)
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I could have sworn I saw LSU lose the NC game to an Alabama team that had McCarron throw dink-and-dunk passes all night.
I would blame that loss more on LSU's offensive impotence than Chavis' D.
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Old 04-25-2012, 06:55 AM   #11 (permalink)
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Old 04-25-2012, 07:17 AM   #12 (permalink)
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talent. I'll be very interested to see what LSU is doing in 3-5 years.
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Old 04-25-2012, 07:29 AM   #13 (permalink)
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OP, you're an AU, UA, and UT fan??

I didn't know that was possible...or legal!!
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Old 04-25-2012, 07:38 AM   #14 (permalink)
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Good for him.
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