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The guys open the show discussing the awful game between Miami and the Jets, kickers blowing kicks, long snappers and their cushy jobs, and other observations from Week 4 in the NFL.
Patriots LB Dont'a Hightower was on OMF to talk about how the Pats are pressuring opposing QB's, the explosive offense led by Tom Brady helping out the defense, and whether or not Nick Saban would leave Alabama to coach in the NFL again.
. Right off the top I want to say I’m a huge Nick Saban guy. I like his style. I appreciate that he’s open to talking about his coaching methods and the Internet geek X’s and
strong enough to latch onto defenders and steer them around. He was recruited by dozens of schools before signing on with Nick Saban , which could help his cause in New England. Another factor in his favor might be the multiple surgeries he had on both knees
with Brady through the deep relationship between Alabama coach Nick Saban and Bill Belichick , and told SI.com that he’s kept the ..... s almost like New England is the Alabama of pro football. Coach Saban learned under coach Belichick -- it would be almost deja vu
and cultivated a relationship. As a result, Schiano was added to a group of Belichick pals that includes Urban Meyer and Nick Saban . (Later on, Belichick was instrumental in helping Schiano land with the Bucs.) The first Schiano-era Rutgers player drafted
formed the nucleus of title teams. Belichick’s kitchen cabinet started out as the private domain of former assistants like Nick Saban , Pat Hill and Kirk Ferentz (who moved on to college head coaching jobs after their time with Belichick), but soon grew
mix right away. Judge has the right Belichick pedigree, having served as a “football analyst” for three years under Nick Saban at Alabama, with two seasons ending in national titles. “A lot of the guys that have come in over the years, the last couple
Belichick believed that as far back as Cleveland, when he gave his “slappies” like Kirk Ferentz, Ozzie Newsome and Nick Saban a chance to prove themselves valuable in the organization as scouts and coaching assistants. There have been examples of this on the field
had a workout and a visit” with the Patriots prior to the draft — the linebacker, who played for Belichick’s pal Nick Saban at Alabama, acknowledged he connected with New England coaches in Foxboro and at Alabama’s pro day. Cornerback Darryl Roberts
was out there, he probably ran as close to an NFL program as ‘ that’ s what he knew,” Belichick said. “That’ s Nick [ Saban ] at Alabama or Greg [Schiano] when he was at Rutgers or Pat [Hill] when he was at Fresno or Kirk [Ferentz
in four days, an Alabama football player was arrested. Reserve running back Tyren Jones was kicked off the team by coach Nick Saban after his arrest for marijuana possession. Saban had suspended Jones on Feb. 10 for “conduct not the standard of the Alabama