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3rd and Long PodcastDid Alouettes jump the gun with Dan Hawkins firing?

Posted: Wednesday, August 7, 2013 | 10:14 PM

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Montreal Alouettes general manager Jim Popp has taken over head coaching duties as well after he fired Dan Hawkins last week. (Paul Chiasson/Canadian Press) Montreal Alouettes general manager Jim Popp has taken over head coaching duties as well after he fired Dan Hawkins last week. (Paul Chiasson/Canadian Press)

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The Montreal Alouettes relieved Dan Hawkins of his coaching duties just five games into the season last week, and 3rd and Long hosts Andy McNamara and Carlan Gay debate whether it was too soon.
The Montreal Alouettes made a major move last week, relieving head coach Dan Hawkins of his duties just five games into his tenure with the team. 3rd and Long hosts Andy McNamara and Carlan Gay debate whether the Als may have pushed the panic button too quickly. 

Saskatchewan Roughriders running back Kory Sheets has been running rampant against defences all year, and the guys discuss whether he will break the CFL's all-time rushing record. 

Former CFL cheerleader Shannon Kelly also drops by for "Fan Appreciation Day" to talk about some of her favourite football memories.

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