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Lovie Smith

Lovie Lee Smith (born ) is the head coach of the Chicago Bears professional football team of the NFL.

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Coach Koetter is such a refreshing change from Lovie Smith. This guy gets it! Thanks to the Glazer's for making a change!!
Great interview with on tonight. Really looking forward to Lovie Smith turning the into…
The deadline for your hate letter to Lovie Smith is tonight at midnight!
Just saw Lovie Smith riding a golf cart out of the football stadium. 🏉
Kenny needs to do what I did three years ago - retire ! He is baseball's Lovie Smith. Doesn't work today ! Jerry too - times up
Looking forward to seeing how Lovie Smith's first-year squad looks over the course of a season.
Superbowl coach Lovie Smith made the playoffs three times in nine years. He's the black guy version of Jeff Fisher...
Lovie Smith's defense, Brian Urlacher and Prime Charles Tillman got them that far.
The last Bears HC to beat the Lions is still Lovie Smith.
2... (Players, coaching, front office) is the strongest it's been since Lovie Smith coached this team.
I don't know. I like hating on Illinois. I would give them the edge on defense of the sole fact that they have Lovie Smith
That sound you hear is Lovie Smith laughing.
Today's edition of B1G football previews features Lovie Smith and the Fighting Illinis:
The highlight was his dad's excitement at meeting Lovie Smith. A Bears' fan, the dad was like a giddy teenager. So excited.
Hey, look! I wrote a few words for the preview. ALMOST LOVIE SMITH TIME.
I watched McCaskey and Lovie Smith do it for years, at least I know you.
Just TWO weeks from today: Murray State at Illinois football. Mitch Stewart vs Lovie Smith!
Illinois might be decent with lovie smith
yet you got freaking Lovie Smith getting fired from bears after 10-6 season
If you had told me a year ago that Lovie Smith would assist in landing a 4 star BASKETBALL recruit to the Illini... I don't even know
just about got into a car accident with Lovie Smith😅
Episode I has dropped early! joins in to countdown his top 10, POTY race, upcoming teams, & Lovie Smith.
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Asked someone to take a picture for me with 's coach and a poster of Lovie Smith and they didn't even take it 😭👎
Rough morning after a long night and I walk by Lovie Smith and the entire football team on my way to breakfast at noon lol
Dirk Koetter's approach to preparing the is a complete 180 from Lovie Smith:
We're at Quad Day! . ManagingEditor said it best: "News, maps, Lovie Smith, Bingo, what else do you need?"
When you run into Lovie Smith and the entire football team first thing in the morning
I didn't know Lovie Smith is coaching Illinois! Big10 might have more big name coaches than the SEC.
LOOK: Lovie Smith helps out with Illinois Basketball recruiting efforts
LOOK: Lovie Smith helps out with basketball recruiting of Trent Frazier via
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Lovie Smith (and Jeff Fisher (are basically the same person. This just occurred to me.
Trent Frazier watching some practice with head coach Lovie Smith.
Everyone at UIUC posting pics of lovie smith on their story can't even name 3 of his albums smh
pull out all the stops for hoops recruit Trent Frazier.
Just getting rid of Lovie's scheme made us way better. Plus VH3, Grimes, Ayers, Spence, Smith..
Illinois is using Lovie Smith and Dee Brown to help land a basketball recruit. What a time to be alive!
Having to give a speech to a few thousand people is awkward enough..having to follow Lovie Smith's speech just makes this even better!!!😳
& it's a joke that Lovie Smith isn't a head coach in the league right now but Chip Kelly is ...a crime lol
Lovie Smith battling with FSU for Derrick Brooks son.
Illinois coach Lovie Smith speaks at the Big Ten Media Days on Tuesday in Chicago. -
football: Former UW assistant Lovie Smith back in college ball at Illinois
No media seems to be interested in hearing from new Illinois coach, Lovie Smith.
Illinois has been all over the place, and one of Lovie Smith's first jobs there is to finally find some stability
So many good Illinois high school football players wind up at Iowa. Lovie Smith is going to have push hard to make inroads.
Gerald McCoy laughs off report that he didn't work hard under Lovie Smith
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St.Rita Marc Mondesir LB is a player who should have been ranked by the panel. Steal for Lovie Smith and Illinois
Showtyme Elite Football Camp . Lovie Smith and the University of Illinois Staff . June 9th
Malik Davis now has 27 offers on his table. The latest coming from Illinois and Lovie Smith on Sat.
. Freddy, welcome to the party. . Regards, . Lovie Smith... Fired by phone call on a Sunday night
hey Rick how's it going my man! What did you think of the Bucs firing of Lovie Smith?
Looking forward to Lovie Smith at the helm. Just hope he survives November.
Lovie Smith is coming home to TEXAS June 8th & Registration is now open adding schools daily h…
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Lovie Smith's rebuilding plan for Illinois involves lots...
It's been 20 years since Lovie Smith coached in college, but the coach is hardly intimidated
My dad tried to tackle Lovie Smith in high school and said he almost dislocated his shoulder!
Really thought that was Lovie Smith at first glance.
I think Lovie Smith's ultra-conservative approach to hamstring issues had a lot to do with that, Don't judge on that
Lovie Smith got fired & had a new job & local yahoos still talking about it smh
So Brady gets his four games. What does Lovie Smith get for inflicting Josh McCown on the innocent citizens of the Bay area?
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Great article on excellent former NU player and coach who have joined Lovie Smith's staff at Illinois:
Lovie Smith doesn't understand your problem with that end of regulation play.
Lovie Smith shouldn't have been fire than man was still clear up Mr Greg Schino mess smfh dude
Note: This is like 2 years old (!!) so no Lovie Smith. Otherwise Illinois would be House Stark, obviously.
SEE VIDEO! New Illinois head coach Lovie Smith on his time...
Geno Smith won 8 games with Rex who will be proven to be a bad coach for this era like Lovie Smith. Ground and pound is dead son
Jameis Winston on Lovie Smith "You learn it's a business" Likes what new HC Dirk Koetter did w offense http…
Clearly, he just wants more Lovie Smith Do better.
Lovie Smith finding out rebuilding a thin roster will take time.
Little reading for you. Hopefully Lovie can get'er done.
Headline stings, but solid take on Lovie, "New Hope for a Failed College FB Program" via
Stop by 2310 N. Willow Rd. in Urbana today between now and midnight to win this Lovie smith signed football!
Good luck to Coach Lovie Smith and Hardy Nickerson on there Big 10 Debut for Illinois. SPRING GAME.
Lovie Smith brings new hope, fight to a failed college football program in Illinois
I dont think I knew the Illini hired Lovie Smith. Hope this works out, always liked the way Lovie ran teams.
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Phil and the triangle are as outdated as Lovie Smith and the cover 2 defense.
Just gotta make it 8ish years, Lovie. (via
The resurrection of a dormant program: a weekend with Lovie and Illinois.
Lovie Smith at Illinois: New Hope for a Failed College Football Program via
"My son is 10 now. If [Lovie Smith] is still there and he recruits my son, guess what he's doing? He's going to Illinois…
What do you think of Lovie Smith as Illinois new head coach?
what do you think of Lovie Smith as Illinois head coach?
so much for those jokes of fans shortly after the Lovie Smith hire. Was a good bit while it lasted.
Jameis Winston was initially fearful of the domino effect former head coach Lovie Smith's firing, but…
Jameis Winston describes reaction to Bucs firing Lovie Smith: The day after learning his head coach had been fired…
Lovie Smith aims for full program revival at Illinois - The Gazette: Eastern Iowa Breaking News and Headlines
How did I not know that Lovie Smith is the new coach for the Fighting Illini until just now?
you guys know both Lovie Smith and Ken Whisenhunt both got fired after drafting new QBs right?
Michigan State's Mark Dantonio calls Lovie Smith "an excellent football coach and a great person," says Smith will adapt fine from NFL.
Ken Whisenhunt and Lovie Smith suggest not much.
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Ken Whisenhunt and Lovie Smith weren't afforded this luxury. Shows how patience varies from team to team.
LB Julian Jones granted approval to return to practice by university, AD Josh Whitman and Lovie Smith.
Which is why Lovie Smith is at Illinois and Jeff Fisher keeps humming along just under .500
Illinois QB Wes Lunt ready to dig in with Lovie Smith and Garrick McGee
Muskogee standout with an offer from Lovie Smith, Garrick McGee and Illinois.
Look at Lovie Smith getting in on the whole college rivalries thing
Silvy referring to Marc Trestman, coach Bears hired after Lovie Smith...failure...
Hoiberg replacing Thibs reminds me off Marc Trestman replacing Lovie Smith. Same story as well.
he's alot better than Lovie Smith's booty buddy in Mike Jenkins
Johnthan Banks is happy Lovie Smith is gone...
STORY: Lovie Smith hires Bob Ligashesky as new special teams coordinator
No spring game for and Lovie Smith, but open practice April 16 at Memorial Stadium
Back to school: Crash course on what Lovie Smith should expect at Illinois
Can now confirm that Lovie Smith will not bring back assistant Mike Bellamy. Former Illini was key recruiter for …
With the hiring of Lovie Smith, Garrick McGee & Hardy Nickerson, Illinois is the only FBS school with an African-American HC…
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McCarthy is getting into the Lovie Smith situation. Good coach just team isn't responding to him anymore.
I may have missed this, but did RB coach Tim Spencer decide on whether he is staying with Bucs or joining Lovie Smith at Illini?
You call Avery Johnson "Avery Bradley" and Lovie Smith "Lonnie Smith" in your latest take. Do you take your job seriously?
Bucs RB coach Tim Spencer is not leaving to join Lovie Smith's staff at Illinois, contrary to previous report, says ...
how about. This in a day where illini nation is still abuzz with the hiring of Lovie Smith. Illini basketball
Illini Basketball is now 1-0 since Lovie Smith was named football coach.
Per looks like are losing Tim Spencer to Lovie Smith's Illinois staff where he'll couch the RB's.
Hi, AJ, it's Lovie Smith. Let me tell you about the time I ran Ron Rivera out of town.
Lovie Smith joins the University of Illinois, the first Black coach in the school's history:
.looks back at how Illinois got from Ron Turner to Lovie Smith
Source: Jeff Tedford back to college. New OC for Lovie Smith and Illinois.
FIU head coach Ron Turner (joins the guys to discuss the Illini and Lovie Smith.
The Matchmaker himself, Ron Turner, joins the show right now to talk Lovie Smith and Illinois.
Remember when Ron Rivera got fired by Lovie Smith as Bears DC after the 2006 SB season by in favor of Smith's buddy Bob Babic…
Ron Turner got even with Lovie Smith in the best possible way. Recommending him for the Illini job.
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Yep, got my own emoji alongside AND Lovie Smith head!.
I spoke to a former RC who said Lovie Smith was a very good recruiter (landed Terry Fair for UT) -
Lovie Smith to announce Josh McCown as his starting QB at Illinois. "I feel Josh gives us the best chance to win"
Good for Lovie Smith, but someone should probably tell him that he's not allowed to give Josh McCown $10 million this spring.
special teams coach Ron Zook knows what Lovie Smith faces at Illinois
Lovie Smith the head coach at Illinois ... that is what you call market correction.
Illini like Florida rejects! They hired Ron Zook, now Lovie Smith. illini fan but really??
THIS JUST IN: Illinois hires former Bears, Bucs coach Lovie Smith as its new head coach.
Former NFL coach Lovie Smith hired as Illinois coach
Not a lot of people know that new Illinois coach Lovie Smith was named after Mrs. Thurston Howell III.
Not sure why Illinois picked Lovie Smith over Darrell Hazell
Illinois hires Lovie Smith: Two months after a surprise firing in Tampa Bay, Lovie Smith has la...
Lovie Smith to take over as Illinois football coach
Illinois hires Lovie Smith as head coach
FUN FACTS last time Lovie Smith was coaching in college, this guy was the head coach at Wake Forest
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if Lovie Smith can get a team to a Superbowl w/ Rex Grossman under center . he coach!
Lovie Smith @ Illinois adds an intriguing matchup. IF Greg Schiano stays @ Ohio St after this season then he'll play Illinois in 2017
Lovie Smith is a great hire for Illinois... The Penn Stater in me isn't happy about it, but it's a smart move for sure
It's pretty bad when you have no faith that Lovie Smith can do what Ron Zook and Ron Turner did.lead Illinois to a major bowl
BREAKING: Devin Hester & Josh McCown have both been re-enrolled as Ultra-Super-Seniors at U of I to play under Lovie Smith
will reportedly announce the hiring of Lovie Smith on Monday (via http…
All signs point 2 Lovie Smith era in Champaign beginning tomorrow w/ official announcement of him as head footb…
Sources: Illinois' Josh Whitman meets with Lovie Smith about coaching job: Illinois athle...
Lovie Smith, who always believed in redemption, deserves shot at Illinois: One day years ...
Report: Lovie Smith to be named Illinois football coach
Just passed Lovie Smith and Illini AD Whitman pullling into BDubs in Savoy. Red Grange was in the back seat
Reports of Lovie Smith looking at houses in Stone Creek subdivision in Urbana but I'll believe it when I see it.
Lovie Smith reportedly to be Illinois head coach
*catches up on news cycle*. -Ben Simmons ineligible for Wooden Award. -Lovie Smith is new Illini HC. -Earl Wolff got kidnapped in NC. 0_0
Just saw Lovie Smith looking at the house for sale next to me in Stone Creek in Urbana. Looks like we have a new head coa…
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ICYMI: Lovie Smith is expected to become the new head coach, source told
FOX Sports: Lovie Smith expected to become Illinois head football coach.
Lovie Smith is expected to become the new HC, source told FOX Sports. 1st reported by CBS/Chicago:
thinks Lovie Smith coming to is nice, but unless he can recruit like Ron Zook did, dunno how much difference it'll make
Well I'm glad we've got Darrell Hazell at locked up, there's no way we can sign Lovie Smith! We had enough w/ John Shoop
lots of talk about Lovie Smith banging around Chicago
Lovie Smith expected to become next head coach at Illinois
Last time Lovie Smith worked in college, Jim Caldwell was the head coach at Wake Forest
Anyone declaring Lovie Smith a bad or weak hire for ILLINOIS FOOTBALL is clueless and/or delusional
I know others are reporting it, but I now have multiple sources telling me Lovie Smith is expected to be the next
Rumors at U of I they hired Lovie Smith
I'll tell ya, if can land Lovie Smith as the head coach for the we're one Tom Thibodeau away from fixing everything.
According to a source, a name to watch: Lovie Smith.
My dream: Lovie Smith as HC, as DLine coach, as LB coach, and Mike Brown coaching the secondary. 🐻⬇️
Illinois to hire Lovie Smith, whose fear of scoring points is only exceeded by Mike Leach's fear of not scoring them.
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Who am I to deny Mike Martz the OC job now that Lovie Smith is running the show?
Some credible sources are telling me Lovie Smith will be the next head football coach.
Lovie Smith is exactly the coach the need. Good man, good leader, and would bring stability where it's most badly needed.
I get Lovie Smith and Lovie Howell (wife of Thurston III) confused
Speaking of the Bucs, after firing Lovie Smith, I can only wish them the utmost in unhappiness for years to come...
I'd lean toward the rookie because he can groom them, but the Bucs fired Lovie Smith who drafted a rookie QB...RGIII has other issues...
Can we bring in Lovie Smith in some capacity for the defense?
also, Lovie Smith was fired after the Bears went 10-6! How does Fisher, who's never had a winning season, still have a job?
Wow. Rick says Jason Licht has tried to reach out to Lovie Smith but has had no response.
Koetter admits 'awkwardness,' of replacing Lovie Smith via
Koetter admits 'awkwardness,' of replacing Lovie Smith
Koetter admits 'awkwardness,' of replacing Lovie Smith: Dirk Koetter was recovering at home from hip replacement…
Koetter said replacing Lovie Smith as head coach was awkward. "I’m not going to lie, there’s some awkwardness there.''
Interesting that the Bucs fired Lovie Smith in order to hire Rand Paul. Will it pay off?
guys like chip Kelley get to be coach and GM...The Black coaches like Caldwell and Lovie Smith. Get no choice
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Give coaches time - fired Lovie Smith after two seasons. Koetter's dropping subtle hints to Bucs to "trust process"
I can't wait for him to collapse in S.F. Still suprised Lovie Smith wasn't considered for this job
Bucs GM Jason Licht said he has attempted to reach out to former head coach Lovie Smith via text message but...
Jason Garret... Doesn't deserve to be an NFL head coach for multiple years when others are way more qualified aka Lovie Smith
Interesting. Penn has been known to hold grudges. Was really upset with Lovie Smith for not meeting with him.
Lovie Smith and Leonard Hamilton are the same person.
Jameis Winston talks to about Lovie Smith, Dirk Koetter, season ahead.
Coach Q has now won more Challenges than Lovie Smith.
was I delusional thinking Lovie Smith could've been the man to be the DB coach and basically next DC possibly HC in waiting
Ron Rivera: 2x Coach of the Year. Fired by Lovie Smith. .
Didn't realize how Lovie Smith did Ron Rivera &how much he valued hiring " his guys " even if they weren't good at their jobs til last night
Rivera over rift with Lovie Smith from Bears years via SInow
Ron Rivera’s rift with Lovie Smith, Bears behind him in Super Bowl return via
.with an unnecessary hit piece on Lovie Smith. .
9 years ago today, Tony Dungy & Lovie Smith became the first African-American coaches to face off in the Super Bowl htt…
FT: Derby 1-3 Man Utd. John Muir, John Lovie and Andy Smith get Week 25 off to a good start with 5pts.
Jameis Winston opens up for the first time on the firing of Lovie Smith.
I don't understand how some of these people get rehired for jobs they've been fired for Chip Kelly Rob Ryan Lovie Smith
Leslie Frazier got a "raw deal" by having his play-calling duties stripped by Lovie Smith -.
Jameis Winston plans to stay close to Lovie Smith.
Jameis Winston finally speaks publicly about Lovie Smith.
Jameis Winston loves Lovie Smith... and he talked to him for a while after the firing. More with audio NOW.
Lightning talk now and in 10 mimutes, Jameis Winston finally speaks on Lovie Smith -- and we have the audio.
the fact that they showed skills pre Lovie's system/play calling. I'm putting faith in Smith to "fix" them.
lovie Smith had it going but got *** blocked by a younger guy he bought drinks for all night
Who the drafted under Lovie Smith 👈🏻👉🏻 Who the should have drafted under Shiano.
I forgot Lovie Smith went to the Super Bowl with REX GROSSMAN. And then the man gets fired after just one season with Winston. Cold world.
Hey, how come you didn't stick up for Blatt like you did Lovie Smith's firing? Wasn't Blatt's firing more egregious? Hmm
Wait, Stephen A Smith has a vastly different tone on Blatt being firing than he did on Lovie Smith's axing...hmm
Dont care how LVG is sacked phone, videocall, email, fax to his face just do it! Glazers fire Bucs coach Lovie Smith
I'm curious to what extent Mike Smith will resurrect the careers of AVerner & JBanks, exposing the DAMAGE Lovie did.
If Banks and Verner do well in Mike Smith's defense next season, that will further justify the firing of Lovie.
and Lovie Smith still got a head coaching gig after the Chicago disaster
SAS getting back to the superbowl isn't easy as you make it sound Aaron Rogers & lovie Smith
Another reason why Lovie Smith was a horrible coach, as well as Mike Martz
If Mike Smith has these guys playing like we know they can, it's an indictment on Lovie
None were hired. Lovie Smith for one did not get hired.
... First day on the job lol Lovie Smith & Coach Byrd trying to teach…
Was thinking about what you said about Lovie Smith in Tampa. I can see your point but Jeff Fisher hasn't done squat w/ Rams.
Tampa Bay Buccaneers: Another way to look at the firing of Lovie Smith -
All that outrage at Lovie Smith firing with an awful record... I'm guessing you're much more at ease with the Blatt firing...
why they fire Lovie Smith like he was supposed to win the Super Bowl already?? 🤔
Everyone knows I love the Tampa Bay Buccaneers but how they did lovie smith was wrong but it's a business
Licht "And you know, the intelligent coaches[Lovie Smith] can do that" We will see what happen 3yrs up da road
thought the Bucs made a mistake firing Lovie Smith, the guy has awful opinions.
Update your maps at Navteq
Jason Licht throws a backhanded slap to the head of Lovie Smith. Ouch! (full story).
Did Jason Licht just take a shot at Lovie Smith or does he just like...
Jason Licht arguably takes a swipe at Lovie Smith
Stephen A. Smith takes issue with the Bucs firing HC Lovie Smith by The Stephen A. Smith Show via
I got bored then annoyed with him and ESPN airing 30 minutes of drivel! How did he earn another gig b4 Lovie Smith?
my first yr working in college athletics as intern at Tulsa - the db coach was Bob Babich and LB coach was Lovie Smith (more)
Greg Schiano had a better record then Lovie Smith did at HC & y'all still asking why he got the boot lmao.
.Lovie Smith had more, but still less than Greg Schiano had. Bucs had positions, assistants, front 7 coach, passing game ...
Anybody hire Lovie Smith yet? I mean, if he wants to work with Rod Marinelli again for a year until he gets back on his feet...
why does Chip Kelly get a chance but no love for Lovie Smith? Proven winner...
Tampa Bay has FIRED Jon Gruden Tony Dungy and Lovie Smith to hire Raheem Morris Greg Schiano and Dirk Koetter..nice
you should get Lovie Smith or Marc Trestman
Now that Miami hired Adam Gase, do you think Tampa Bay would rehire Lovie Smith???
Just an interesting note on Harold Goodwin -- he was on Lovie Smith's staff in Chicago.
if no other viable previous successful head coach there (Lovie Smith or Hue Jackson), then go Patricia. Appears to be a good pick.
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not one coach they interviewed has any real good track record. Lovie Smith the closest. Gruden Cowher?
do you know why the Giants have not reached out to Lovie Smith
A few words on the dismissal of Lovie Smith, Harold Goodwin and the Rooney Rule, and a familiar name in Dirk Koetter
Pat, any word on Giants bringing in Lovie Smith?
Lovie Smith will be flown in on Jeffery Lurie's private jet, per league sources. That's a great sign.
ANALYSIS: Where did it all go wrong for Tampa Bay Buccaneers and Lovie Smith?
did you hear about the rumor of the eagles flying Lovie Smith in for an interview?
Just heard from Eagles are flying in Lovie Smith this weekend!!!
Just in said per league sources the Eagles are flying in Lovie Smith this weekend to interview for Eagles HC job
Per league sources, are flying Lovie Smith in for an interview. Could we land him?
Just heard on the via from league sources Lovie Smith is flying to Philly for an interview for Eagles.
local media on WIP is reporting Eagles are flying Lovie Smith in for interview. Any truth?
just reported that he heard from league sources the Eagles are flying out Lovie Smith for an interview.
Tampa Bay did Lovie Smith wrong...he has history with the Bucs he use to be the def coordinator when Tony Dungy was head coach in the 90's
Tampa Bay Bucs talking to Arizona Cardinals OC Harold Goodwin. I still don't know why they fired Lovie Smith in the first place.
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do you think we will call up Lovie Smith?
ICYMI: Bucs' potential on offense wasn't enough to save Lovie Smith
Buccaneers fired coach Lovie Smith by phone via
The Glaziers fire Lovie Smith in Tampa Bay but don't fire Louis Van Gaal at Manchester United. Fans puzzled by both decisions.
The Bucs used Lovie Smith, then turned their backs on him. That's inexcusable.
Buccaneers cite Lovie Smith's record as bottom line in firing
Tampa Bay Buccaneers fire coach Lovie Smith, loyalty not record his undoing with GM Jason Licht ...
So are the Buccs replacing Lovie Smith with Pete Carol?
Bottom line? Lovie Smith wasn't cutting it at home.
have always liked Lovie Smith; Pagano & Nolan are staying, though, aren't they?
Bucs GM says Dirk Koetter is strong candidate to replace Lovie Smith
Gimme Adam Gase, Hue Jackson, Chip Kelly, or Matt Patricia 4 the next coach. If not, maybe Lovie Smith, definitely not Doug Marrone
It's clear now that the Buccaneers fired Lovie Smith because they didn't want to be on Hard Knocks
I have nothing but respect for Lovie Smith. Phil Emery and Marc Trestman are the people who almost destroyed our team.
I'm going to go all Brandon Marshall and start kicking footballs if they don't give Lovie Smith his job back -_-
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Jon Cooper (says he never got a chance to meet Lovie Smith in his 2 years at the helm, but has a ton of respect for Jason Licht
Lovie Smith you don't like his coordinators but the GM states their best candidate to replace Smith is the current OC?!?
More pressure from Kony Ealy on top of the Bucs firing Lovie Smith. WOW! GO GET IT!
As Mariucci said on NFL Network, Bucs have now fired Dungy, Gruden and Lovie Smith, all of whom have coached in Super B…
First Tony Dungy. Now Lovie Smith. See a pattern? So do I: No one goes to church anymore.
We could have somewhat of a Chicago Bears reunion if we get Gase, Lovie Smith, and Alshon Jeffery to come to Philly.
super impatient Lovie Smith is alot like Tony Dungy and they gave him time. Plus they were progressing makes no sense.
Lovie Smith was fired after two seasons. One with no QB at all, and one with a rookie QB in Winston. Surprising
Tony Dungy, Raheem Morris and Lovie Smith. The Buccaneers have HIRED more black coaches than any other team recent history
The way the fired Lovie Smith was COWARDLY.
Reactions to the firing of Lovie Smith
history repeats itself first Tony Dungy now Lovie Smith# when will it end?
John Gruden was just at right place at the right time. Tony Dungy and Lovie Smith still goats to me
That was a very from a organization. Lovie Smith was the best coach since Tony Dungy
Gruden was crowned a genius on the heels of the team made by Tony Dungy; now Koetter is the reason for current improvement under Lovie Smith
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Raheem Morris, Tony Dungy, & Lovie Smith all hired by Tampa, we need more teams like them not insults
Glazers hired Tony Dungy, Raheem Morris & Lovie Smith. Three of the team's last five coaches have been black. Smith's …
The have fired 3 Super Bowl coaches in 15 years: Jon Gruden, Tony Dungy, and Lovie Smith.
Of 35 NFL head coaching changes in past five years, Bucs and Lovie Smith are only change made after a team improved by four …
Lovie Smith is a bad football coach. Thrilled Jason Licht has more power. That was a fun monologue.
Stephen A Smithis race baiting Lovie Smith being fired after Tom Coughlin A white coach was fired for the same reason bad record
Jameis Winston decided to keep GM Jason Licht on his staff after letting Lovie Smith go.
Bucs coach Lovie Smith wants Logan Mankins back, and he'll tell him so - ESPN (blog) TampaBay, Buccaneers
do you think Lovie Smith will get an interview?
ICYMI from Loyalty more than wins/losses is what may have cost Lovie Smith his HC job with https:/…
don't you argue Lovie Smith would be a perfect coach defensive minded great personality what we need
After sleeping on the news about Lovie Smith, I definitely do think the Giants should give him a call.
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