Taver Johnson Hired

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lamplighter's picture

Okay then
 

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raiderred's picture

Lol you not even look at the headlines here?

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iowabuckeyes's picture

Meh, people are human. No harm, no foul.

How many times have we seen an article on the main page after someone's already started a thread on the forum?

"The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing." - Edmund Burke

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Bucknasty42's picture

That's because it takes a lot less for someone to post a quick thread or to write something that might or probably will happen. It takes longer to publish an article. People posting and starting threads don't have to worry about fact checking, sourcing, and credibility. A lot of users do a great job on this site of making sure information is accurate. However, there are a lot that don't, and that is how rumors and misinformation gets spread.

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iowabuckeyes's picture

I don't doubt nor discount the importance of fact checking, et al but the thread I started about Red Gerard winning gold Saturday didn't require a lot of fact checking and yet I beat the staff's article by nearly 10 hours. By then, it was old news. There isn't anything different about this post than the article on the Main Page--both suggest Johnson's hiring is imminent. Even the subhead on the Main Page says it's not final: "It looks like former assistant Taver Johnson's return to Ohio State is in the works, as his name now appears in the university's directory." The difference is the staff beat this thread by about an hour. If the staff was able to confirm the deal is done and cite a reputable source, now that would be a substantial difference.

"The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing." - Edmund Burke

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Bucknasty42's picture

Fair enough

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Bucknasty42's picture

This thread isn't going to end well....

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iowabuckeyes's picture

Looks like Temple is at the top of the list for finding assistant coaches...

Zach Smith Coaching Experience

2015-pres. Wide Receivers / Recruiting Coord. Ohio State
2012-2014 Wide Receivers Ohio State
2011 Wide Receivers/Special Teams Temple
2010 Wide Receivers Marshall
2008-09 Graduate Assistant Florida
2005-07 Quality Control Florida

Just kidding...kinda...mebbe not...I'm not sure...anyway, welcome (back) aboard, Coach Johnson!

"The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing." - Edmund Burke

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