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Weaver
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RIP





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cattus
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Had respect for that man as a kid. RIP
How many coaches today can pull this off?








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lsuroadie
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South LA
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Didn't he have the quote to that official...

'You know what the NFL stands for? Not For Long when you make calls like that'







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danfraz
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One of my favorite coaches as a kid (with the oilers).

And as someone else said, they were hosed in 79 in Pittsburgh

RIP Bum. Good dude






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PowerTool
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quote:

How many coaches today can pull this off?



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LSULEFTY
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quote:

'You know what the NFL stands for? Not For Long when you make calls like that'


That was Jerry Glanville.






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Mie2cents
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quote:

quote:'You know what the NFL stands for? Not For Long when you make calls like that' That was Jerry Glanville.

That is correct.






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Jake88
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Thank you for that draft class in 1981. RIP





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lsuroadie
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Oh my bad...

Well I liked Bum too, anyway






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Dubosed
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RIP Bum. We will never see another quite like him.





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Dark Tiger
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Great quotes..had heard most but had forgotten. RIP Bum...






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drizztiger
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Damn. RIP Bum.

Hulk sad.






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dukke v
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quote:

Broke my heart when they were intentionally hosed at Pittsburgh in 1979-1980. Oilers caught that ball, won that game. Loved the Bummer..loved the cowboy hat..Luv Ya Blue!




RIP. A great coach and MAN!!!!!! GREAT for the NFL back in the day.






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Sentrius
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Whenever a thread is bumped, it wil be bum phillips doing it.

RIP Bum. Always a sad day when a legend dies.






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TejasHorn
Texas Fan
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Luv ya blue. Those oiler teams were so heartbreaking. Damn steelers.

RIP Bum. A legend.






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FLBooGoTigs1
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I loved the man growing up.
I was a Houston oiler fan growing up. They were my favorite AFC team. Of course my team was the saints and watched bum there with wade. Sorry to see him go RIP Bum



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Crow Pie
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RIP Bum . Thanks for the memories and first few glimpses of hope for the N.O. Saints

Hope, Faith & Bum Forever






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List Eater
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Back in Htown
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I will have some Blue Ribbon sausage in is honor.


Texas best coach? "Well it used to be this guy named Bum







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COTiger
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Colorado
Member since Dec 2007
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Bum was born in the same place I was, Orange Texas. I was raised just across the Sabine in SW La.

Wade & I are the same age so we ran into each other occasionally at some social establishments near the Tx state line. The drinking age back in the mid '60s was very loosely enforced.

Bum was certainly a one of a kind coaching legend. His players universally loved playing for him.

RIP at that big ranch in the sky Bum






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northLAgoomba
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I was a huge Oilers fan when I was a kid during the "Luv Ya Blue" era. I still remember that song they played during the games.







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