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Jeff Fisher moving back to Nashville — 'This is home'

May 19, 2017 11:15AM
Former Titans coach Jeff Fisher moving back to Nashville — 'This is home'
Mike Organ , USA TODAY NETWORK


Of all he places he's lived, Jeff Fisher said he considers Nashville home.

Jeff Fisher is going home.

Not back to California where he grew up and played college football.

Not back to Chicago where he played in the NFL or Houston where he first became a head coach.

Fisher, 59, is moving back to Nashville, the place he truly considers his home.

"We spent so many years here; we just love the people and we have so many great friends here," said Fisher, who currently is in town. "Everywhere you go people are just like, 'Hey, welcome back.' It's just really cool."

While having a tire repaired earlier this week Fisher was recognized by all the employees at the shop. They were thrilled to see him and stopped working long enough to get together for a group photo.

"That kind of thing means a lot. The people are so friendly. It's a great, great town," Fisher said. "I went to a Predators playoff game the other night and had a blast. It's a fun, fun place to live."

Fisher came to Nashville as coach of the Titans, then the Oilers, in 1997 and quickly fell in love with the area.

Being an avid outdoorsman who hunts and fishes, he bought a farm with two creeks and a large pond in Kingston Springs and never sold it. That's where he will live when he moves back from L.A.

There are still a some loose ends to tie up before Fisher settles back into the Music City.

"I haven't sold my home in St. Louis yet and I'm half unpacked in L.A.," he said.

[www.tennessean.com]




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  Jeff Fisher moving back to Nashville — 'This is home'

MamaRAMa648May 19, 2017 11:15AM

  And now we know...

JamesJM276May 19, 2017 11:18AM

  Re: And now we know...

zn233May 19, 2017 11:24AM

  Sometimes when I read your replies...

JamesJM172May 19, 2017 11:34AM

  I think Fisher genuinely wanted to win with the Rams

GreatRamNTheSky130May 19, 2017 11:51AM

  You shouldn't take me quite that seriously...

JamesJM101May 19, 2017 11:58AM

  Fisher genuinely wanted to win

wv ram117May 19, 2017 12:07PM

  So much for the small talk...

JamesJM119May 19, 2017 12:11PM

  Kupp and fries...

wv ram111May 19, 2017 12:18PM

  I can't understand them...

JamesJM112May 19, 2017 12:26PM

  my order

zn106May 19, 2017 12:36PM

  And tell me...

JamesJM96May 19, 2017 12:40PM

  Re: And tell me...

zn100May 19, 2017 12:43PM

  Re: my order

73Ram53May 21, 2017 10:40AM

  lol, thx, James. That's my own experience to a T. nm

Saguaro47May 21, 2017 10:35AM

  My point exactly

GreatRamNTheSky55May 22, 2017 06:54AM

  dude...

SunTzu_vs_Camus112May 20, 2017 06:01AM

  What annoys me about Jeff Fisher

wv ram205May 19, 2017 12:02PM

  Re: And now we know...

Hollywood Ram133May 19, 2017 02:01PM

  Re: And now we know...

six2stack107May 19, 2017 04:43PM

  I like country music...

JamesJM87May 19, 2017 04:45PM

  Re: I like country music...

den-the-coach57May 21, 2017 07:40AM

  Re: Hard to blame him tbh

merlin89May 21, 2017 05:43AM

  Re: Hard to blame him tbh

LMU9362May 21, 2017 07:48AM

  Re: and to be square

leafnose58May 21, 2017 10:39AM