The beginning of the end of the NFL as we know it...

Discussion in 'Tennessee Titans and NFL Talk' started by Big TT, Apr 10, 2013.

  1. Laserjock

    Laserjock South Endzone Rocks! Staff

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    Simple fix....just take the helmets away. Watch the old film when they wore the leather helmets...spearing was not in the game.

    Just go ahead and satisfy the whiners and the lawyers (i.e. Goodell) and lets make the game hug only.
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  2. Finnegan2win

    Finnegan2win hopesfall2win

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    The "beginning" of the end was when he Goodell took office.. this is more towards the latter stages of the decomposition of the league.
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  3. RavensShallBurn

    RavensShallBurn Ruck the Favens

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    My dad said the exact same thing.

    But man would I hate that... those things are ugly.
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  4. JCBRAVE

    JCBRAVE All-Pro Tip Jar Donor

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    The lawyers pushing this need to "disappear" if you catch my drift.
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  5. Titans Eternal

    Titans Eternal Got the swagger of a cripple

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    No chance I would of played football growing up w/o a helmet. The oldschool NHL players freak me out. Even pitchers in MLB. I refused to pitch when I played baseball, made them stick me at short stop.
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  6. Scarecrow

    Scarecrow CEO of PPO Tip Jar Donor

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    You see that guy that took a puck to the mouth the other day?

    Jesus
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  7. Titans Eternal

    Titans Eternal Got the swagger of a cripple

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    No, but I saw a video of a goalie get his neck slit open by a skate and started spraying blood all over the ice.

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  8. amy

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    I doubt seriously that all these lawsuits will kill the NFL. First, the owners have billions each. See Mr. Haslam. Second, the NFL will require the player to sign away his right to sue in order to play the game. Third, they will sit out every player with a mild concussion for a certain number of games to be determined. People want whatever they can get from whoever they can get it. Players are no exception. And I do believe them when they say the team doctors lied to them. The doctors work for the team owner, not the players. And whether it's the right thing to do on the players' part is however one feels about it. And if, by some chance in h*ll it does kill the sport, people will find something else to do and after a time wax nostalgic over a 'great time in history'. And time will continue to go forward.
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  9. RavensShallBurn

    RavensShallBurn Ruck the Favens

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    Holy...

    Did he survive that???
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  10. Gunny

    Gunny Lord and Master Tip Jar Donor

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    dramatic thread title is dramatic.
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