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Don Shows Stepping Down



TV8 news has reported that Coach Shows will step down and long time defensive coordinator, Jerry Arledge, will lead the program at least for this year. Coach Shows will remain as athletic director for now. His health won't allow him to coach.

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VermilionTiger
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Let the speculation begin.


LSU man or Alabama man to take the job. Probably one of the most important High School hirings in a LONG while regarding LSU and recruiting.



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nitwit
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Decarlos Holmes is a natural to step in here as the new HC.





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VermilionTiger
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Connection to LSU?





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darryljames30
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quote:

Connection to LSU?




I think that's the Toshiro Davis guy.






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VermilionTiger
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shite you're right..

ETA - Guy's obviously being sarcastic. I remember a name being thrown out a month ago, and it was a former assistant/player at West Monroe. They said he was a big LSU backer.



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NELA LSU Fan
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"Jerry Arledge, will lead the program at least for this year."

And IMHO, for a lot more. He's been prepping for a long time.






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NELA LSU Fan
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"Jerry Arledge, will lead the program at least for this year."

And IMHO, for a lot more. He's been prepping for a long time.






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NastyTiger
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Helluva guy. Hope he gets his health in order.





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Tigerbait337
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I'll take St Aug 2 years ago for $300


If we had an elite recruiter in N LA, I'd agree. Frank Wilson offsets the issue at St Aug






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NBamaAlum
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This is just temporary apparently...





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tigermike2004
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When shows had the heart surgery in the 90s it was arledge who stepped in and led West Monroe in the playoffs!





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Keys Open Doors
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With the power Shows has in the area, he will essentially handpick his own successor, I bet. No need to speculate. It will be an lsu guy





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LSUTIGER#1fan
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LINK
He is not stepping down he is just not coaching from the sidelines anymore.






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JJ27
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Not true. Shows will not coach at all the rest of 2013. Hopefully he gets his health in order. Arledge is Will Blackwell's Grandfather and has been WM's DC for 20 years.





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JJ27
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Shows was out 1 week when we played at Lagrange. He coached the Catholic game in the press box and was on the sideline in the Dome.





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Duckie
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quote:

LSU man or Alabama man to take the job. Probably one of the most important High School hirings in a LONG while regarding LSU and recruiting.


or Texas






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Dodd
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I hear OPHS is going to raid the WM staff and bring the power back east. You know, just like WM did back 20 years ago.

In all seriousness, Bobby Breen is a shoe in for the job.






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JJ27
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quote:

Bobby Breen


New OC at Sterlington






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GABlueDog
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Arledge won't be coaching there too long I would guess. Isn't he in his mid 60s?





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