Go Back   New Orleans Saints - blackandgold.com > Main > Saints

Dennis Allen

this is a discussion within the Saints Community Forum; Originally Posted by hagan714 ok how can it get any worse? It can. Total meltdown....

Like Tree25Likes

Closed Thread
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 11-16-2015, 09:00 PM   #11
5000 POSTS! +
Join Date: Sep 2011
Location: Grand Haven, Michigan by way of a little Mississippi River town in Louisiana
Posts: 5,056
Re: Dennis Allen

Originally Posted by hagan714 View Post
ok how can it get any worse?
It can. Total meltdown.
halloween 65 is offline  
Old 11-16-2015, 09:16 PM   #12
Site Donor 2014
Join Date: May 2007
Location: TEMPO VC Okefenokee Swamp
Posts: 1,552
Blog Entries: 2
Re: Dennis Allen

Originally Posted by hagan714 View Post
ok how can it get any worse?
I know you've watched this team for as long or longer than me, and my memory goes back for about 3.5 decades.

It can always get worse...and my memory is getting worse the older I get, too.
hagan714 and Rugby Saint II like this.
Barry from MS is offline  
Old 11-16-2015, 09:52 PM   #13
12,000 BS Posts
Join Date: Mar 2006
Location: Metairie, LA
Posts: 12,222
Blog Entries: 5
Re: Dennis Allen

Originally Posted by hagan714 View Post
ok how can it get any worse?
Saints Defense Goes From This....

To This....

jnormand likes this.

Last edited by foreverfan; 11-16-2015 at 10:03 PM..
foreverfan is offline  
Old 11-17-2015, 07:07 AM   #14
1000 Posts +
Join Date: Dec 2004
Location: D.C.
Posts: 4,486
Re: Dennis Allen

Originally Posted by halloween 65 View Post
It can. Total meltdown.
The Meltdown already took place at FedEx Field.
jnormand likes this.
RailBoss is offline  
Old 11-17-2015, 07:14 AM   #15
Join Date: Sep 2007
Location: The Woodlands
Posts: 26,579
Blog Entries: 29
Re: Dennis Allen

Originally Posted by RailBoss View Post
National Football League - Dennis Allen NFL Career

With the Atlanta Falcons, Allen was a defensive quality control coach from 2002 to 2003 then defensive assistant from 2004 to 2005.[6] Allen then moved to the New Orleans Saints, as defensive line coach from 2006 to 2007 before being secondary coach from 2008 to 2010. The Saints won Super Bowl XLIV in 2009, in which the Saints ranked 3rd in interceptions despite giving up 321 yards per game.[7] After his success with the Saint's secondary, he was hired to be the Denver Broncos Defensive Coordinator. The Broncos defense were in the bottom half of yards allowed, ranked 23rd, but were 5th in the league in sacks in 2011

As coach:

Texas A&M (GA) (1996–1999)
Tulsa (secondary) (2000–2001)
Atlanta Falcons (defensive QC) (2002–2003)
Atlanta Falcons (defensive asst.) (2004–2005)
New Orleans Saints (asst. DL) (2006–2007)
New Orleans Saints (secondary) (2008–2010)
Denver Broncos (DC) (2011)
Oakland Raiders (2012–2014)
New Orleans Saints (Defensive Coordinator) (2015–present)
The first Dennis Allen thread?

How were his defenses in Atlanta, Denver?

Not so hot, it appears.

jnormand and RailBoss like this.

Last edited by SmashMouth; 11-17-2015 at 07:31 AM..
SmashMouth is online now  
Old 11-17-2015, 07:26 AM   #16
Join Date: Oct 2009
Location: Alexandria, La
Posts: 10,946
Re: Dennis Allen

Be interesting to see if he has the respect of the players or will they not buy in to what he's gonna try to accomplish
|Mitch| is online now  
Old 11-17-2015, 07:34 AM   #17
Site Donor 2014
Truth Addict
Join Date: Dec 2003
Location: Spanish Fort, AL (via NO and B/R)
Posts: 23,337
Re: Dennis Allen

We have plenty of 4-3 guys. We have more 4-3 talent than 3-4.
Crusader likes this.
Danno is offline  
Old 11-17-2015, 08:01 AM   #18
Site Donor
Join Date: Sep 2010
Location: in line with my ridiculous CLEAR PLASTIC BAG
Posts: 3,358
Blog Entries: 3
Re: Dennis Allen

People need to realize, it can't possibly get any worse. Not unless they physically add more teams to the league..... Right now there is no further down to go, than #32.
RailBoss likes this.
SaintsBro is offline  
Old 11-17-2015, 08:13 AM   #19
Site Donor 2015
Join Date: Dec 2010
Location: Land Mass between LA and AL
Posts: 4,376
Re: Dennis Allen

At this point, what difference does it make who is piloting the titanic? If Allen is the long term fix looking toward next year, great, but if not, what's the point.
Rugby Saint II likes this.
Mardigras9 is offline  
Old 11-17-2015, 08:16 AM   #20
Resident Swede
Join Date: Sep 2005
Location: Märsta, Sweden
Posts: 7,124
Re: Dennis Allen

Originally Posted by Danno View Post
We have plenty of 4-3 guys. We have more 4-3 talent than 3-4.
Absolutely correct. We actually have quite few pieces suitable for a 3-4. We are missing a true two-gap NT, 3-4 Ends and I think Kikaha for one is more suited to play in a 4-3.
Crusader is offline  
Closed Thread

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules

LinkBacks (?)
LinkBack to this Thread: http://blackandgold.com/saints/75336-dennis-allen.html
Posted By For Type Date Hits
The Latest New Orleans Saints News | SportSpyder This thread Refback 11-16-2015 07:57 PM 4
Dennis Allen This thread Refback 11-16-2015 07:50 PM 4

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 09:43 PM.

Copyright 1997 - 2018 - BlackandGold.com
no new posts