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. Big TT

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  2. Titanup1982

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    I guess I can sue Delta if I lose my hearing.
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  3. RavensShallBurn

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    The fact that the players b*tch about this makes me less sympathetic for them.

    You chose a violent game for your career... don't want to play, then do well in college (academics wise). Deal with it.

    Also, blaming the NFL for rushing you back from injuries is a total crock of sh*t. You are in control of your body. Feel like you're being rushed back? Don't play.

    They're just all dumbasses who went broke from making poor decisions... looking for a pay day.

    The NFL did so many great things for these guys, and they have to come back and sh*t all over the league that made them successful.

    Am I being harsh? Not in my opinion. It's such a simple concept. If you don't like the long-term health impact from playing in the NFL, then don't ****ing play the damn game.
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  4. TorontoTitanFan

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    Wait, now people are mad at the players for this? I thought everyone hated Goodell. Is it possible to hate both sides here?

    All the talk about Goodell changing the football and pussifying the game was 100% him trying to prepare to fight this battle and be able to say in court that he's doing everything he can to make the game safe.

    If you're scared about football going away because of the gigantic potential of this lawsuit (and that's a very valid fear), then you can't also be mad at the NFL for trying to make the game safer and continue existing.

    Of course, it's still fair game to hate the NFL for the ridiculously inconsistent way it enforces some of its rules.
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  5. RavensShallBurn

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    Yes, I hate both sides!!! lol
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  6. Big TT

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    I don't hate goodell, well at least in regards to dealing with the players strike...but turning the game into a pussified version (insert Michael Griffin joke here) will make me.
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  7. Alzarius

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    The players are why RG is doing this.

    Blame the old heros, not RG
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  8. RavensShallBurn

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    Yea, I guess I wasn't really thinking about that until now.

    But Goodell still sucks for making $30mil last year! I'm sure it's not as easy a job as you'd think, but c'mon... $30mil???
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  9. TorontoTitanFan

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    Goodell made the owners hundreds and hundreds of millions (and he's just about to re-up the TV contracts and make billions). Football's popularity is at an all-time high. He avoided a work stoppage and got the owners a deal that is awesome for them.

    He's worth every penny of his salary.
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  10. JCBRAVE

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    No hes not lol
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