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Hope all the homos feel good today, they just castrated America's last nut
fsufsu said... I've got about 10 great stories on Lane but all you need to know is he will never be a loser, that's for sure.
another bold prediction
By 2020 America will be invaded by Canada and instead of fighting them we will just throw flags on the ground
I hope College Football doesn't adopt this stupid rule, the NFL will be dead soon.
Oh they will my friend, the NCAA just moves a lot slower
So now guy's like Richardson, Gore, Petterson etc. are screwed
There was at least 250 yards of penalty in that video
Its going to be the NFFL in less than a decade. Can you imagine all the hype around the first Super Bowl to be played Flag Football rules? I cant wait
Pender just tweeted that he is moving to QB this offseason
He could be a LS and still win Heisman.
We all saw that coming. He should do alright if he keeps his nose clean. Best wishes!
Golden is better then Jimbo... I feared it was true. He is going to hoist a crystal ball there - fsufsu
He is struggling to remember the checks at the line though
I don't know what you're talking about.
Old but still a good one... Those are bath salts btw. [zombie]
Looks like basketball has more contact than nffl now
So a play like this is now a penalty???
Ha, the only good thing the Browns have going for them is a dude who lowers his head and destroy's on coming tacklers. T-Rich will become the most penalized player in the NFL next year...
Nah I think he really means "什么时候记住人过去常常击中在橄榄球？"
Why don't they just make the players sign a release? What is UFC doing to reduce concussions ? Not a goddamn thing. The bloodier the better
What is happiness? The feeling that power is growing, that resistance is overcome.--Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche
Its mind blowing and has nothing to do with player safety, people are just too blind to realize it
I'm not a lawyer but I assume it's because releases are infinitely challengeable in court. Also there is an obvious assumption of risk in something like the UFC - where the goal, definitively, is smashing your opponent's brains in.
Every new rule is a craven, immoral attempt to shield themselves from future litigation. Releases scream actionable negligence and indifference. New rules say "we care, and we are doing everything we can".
The reality is that if they truly gave two fvcks about the players they'd simply carve out .05% of their collective annual earnings to provide them with long term health care after they're out of the league.
In reality the sport would have cannibalized itself within 20 years with no rule changes. There is so much money being made now and too many old footballers who can barely get around want a piece of the pie they helped create. Lawsuits such as the class action one involving 4,000 former NFL players and players' wives are what has caused this influx of new "safety" rules. The NFL absolutely has to show dramatic rule changes or the supreme court will bankrupt them eventually. They have to be able to say to a former player or wife, "See all the rules we are now making for patient safety, we do care."
I don't blame Goodell for these changes. He is the CEO of the NFL and as any good CEO would do he has to prevent his company from collapsing. I think there are at least 2 reason why he is hated though. 1) He is the face of the rule change and the easiest to point the finger at even though it's the owners that want this to happen 2) He comes across as disingenuous when everyone knows the rules aren't as much for the well being of the players as they are to keep the NFL rolling yet he still present it under a safety umbrella. And as much as the meat head football watcher wants to make comments like "Why don't they just put tutus on and be done with it" people will still watch the NFL. If the NFL does go under it won't be because of lack of interest; it will be because the money being made is not enough to keep up with the money going out because of the lawsuits.
Correct. But only up to a point imo.
The NFL is becoming just as unwatchable as your average PAC 12 game. No one missed the spear, the clothes line tackle or the forearm shiver because their absence didn't alter the outcome or disrupt the flow of games. Every new rule now is so fvcking subjective and capriciously enforced that it's doing precisely these things. It's painful.
Going under from the lawsuits? Lutz. Like all the tobacco companies have? What's stupid is that the NFL thinks it cannot be ultimately replaced by something less stultifying boring. Remember when boxing was really popular?
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