Miami Dolphins believe in building for success today and for future
When he arrived in the spring of 1997 as the new coach of the New York Jets,Ameer Abdullah Jersey, Bill Parcells could have decided to take a slow,Thomas Rawls Jersey, steady approach to rebuilding a team that was 1-15 the year before.DeMarco Murray Jersey.
That’s not what he did.Josh Norman Jersey.
He gathered everyone on the Jets staff,Artie Burns Jersey, which at the time included present-day Dolphins football czar Mike Tannenbaum as the director of player contracts,Connor Cook Jersey, and told them there would be no time to enjoy a honeymoon season.Muhammad Wilkerson Jersey.
The rebuild,Clay Matthews Jersey, Parcells ordered,James Harrison Jersey, would be done on the fly.DeForest Buckner Jersey.
Parcells wanted to build a team for today as well as tomorrow.
“I called the meeting with all the people in the organization, male and female,” Parcells recalled last week. “I told them we were going to do everything we could to change the fortunes of the franchise as soon as possible. I don’t know what my exact words were, but I told them we needed everybody to try to do everything they could to help us. And I told them I would do whatever I could to help them