Boren might invite Bob sitting on his side talking about re-arranging big 12 conference.
That would be because that's a point that I would never try to make, nor even insinuate. If you'll go back & look at what I bolded in your post that
Things are getting very real, very quickly for Putin. He's going to be pushed into a corner here pretty soon, and I highly doubt he'll change his political
That's gold Jerry!
If the reports that he isn't very well liked/respected by his players (49ers) are true, he'd be a fool to turn that job down.
He may be asking Bob for job advice.