Ask the Expert: Jerry Angelo

by Gary Shelton on November 5, 2015 · 0 comments

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Thursday, 6 a.m.

Jerry Angelo is a former personnel director for the Bucs and former general manager of the Bears. Each week, Angelo answers your questions regarding the NFL. Send your questions to with "ask the expert'' in the subject line. The most interesting question will be selected.

Ken Whisenhunt once took the Arizona Cardinals to the Super Bowl. This week, he was fired by the Titans. Obviously, he hasn’t forgotten football. In your experience, what the factors to why a coach succeeds in one place but not another?

One thing: Who was his quarterback? Good quarterbacks save lives, and bad ones sink ships.

Whisenhunt had a lot more talent to work with in Arizona, much more than he did in Tennessee. The Titians have one of the poorest rosters in the league. Being just average in anything in the NFL is losing football. There are too many teams, to much parity and not enough quality players to go around. That makes it a tough job for

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