Tag Archives: fire Chuck Pagano

Save your tears as Colts coach Chuck Pagano likely is fired – good run & ton of cash
December 29, 2017

Indianapolis Colts coach Chuck Pagano will almost certainly be fired Monday.  That will be a bitter pill for Pagano to swallow. Being told to leave your employer’s place of business is never fun, and while Pagano will feel some emotional upheaval upon hearing the news – if he hasn’t already – he will leave Indianapolis […]

Colts Chuck Pagano will be fired – the sting will pass, everyone will be fine
October 23, 2017

There is no path through this regular season for the Indianapolis Colts that leads to a seventh season with Chuck Pagano as head coach. Pagano is a certain goner.  The Colts enjoyed an ascension with Pagano as coach from 2012-2014, and then came a decline which has gathered significant steam during the first seven weeks […]

Top 12 reasons to be patient evaluating Ryan Grigson and Chuck Pagano as Colts leaders
September 19, 2016

The 2016 Indianapolis Colts season appears to be little more than an extension to the disappointing 2015 season – one that began with Super Bowl dreams and ended with broken bones, torn ligaments, and a front office and coaching staff staring into the abyss. General manager Ryan Grigson and head coach were saved from the […]

Are constant headaches and uncertainty for a coach worth the money or effort
October 29, 2015

by Kent Sterling I look at the mood swings of Chuck Pagano, the uncertainty surrounding Rick Pitino, and the constant din of criticism for Tom Crean, and I wonder whether being a coach is worth the money or sacrifice. It’s a tough life, even for a secure coach with a pristine record of winning and compliance. […]

Chuck Pagano and Kevin Wilson may be fired, but their legacy will be strong
October 27, 2015

by Kent Sterling No one wants to get fired.  There is an unpleasant stigma to getting the ax, and the phone calls to share the news with family are humbling, unpleasant, and easily the worst part. Getting fired happens to coaches.  It happens all the time, and to almost every coach who aspires to lead young […]

Indianapolis Colts show a pulse with seven minutes left in Nashville
September 28, 2015

by Kent Sterling The obituaries were being written, and reporters were ready to pronounce the Indianapolis Colts dead for 2015. Behind 27-14 in Nashville as the clock ticked under seven minutes to play, the Colts awakened with a fury unseen since the startling comeback win against the Kansas City Chiefs in the 2013 wild card […]