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Old 06-15-2012, 04:07 AM   #63
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Default Re: NFL Concussion lawsuits

Originally Posted by TRH View Post
we will see the sport fade to what may be some type of "two-hand-touch" football of some sort or flags, or something.
yet, when that day comes, the League & it's TV-partners will still show video clips of a snarling Ray Nitschke clothes-lining a ball-carrier, and Ronnie Lott, launching himself like a missle into a receiver in an attempt to 'sell' the game

Originally Posted by TRH View Post
And don't laugh "hockey". You'll be the next sport impacted with this stuff.
hockey may have an easier time ridding itself of needless head-injuries, because the object of the game isn't to hit a player hard-enough to drop him to the ground (if the drunken Canucks who run the NHL just enforce existing rules, with stiff penalties)
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