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Old 02-11-2013, 07:02 PM   #1
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Default NFL May 'Widen' All Football Fields By An Additional 35 Ft (and 110 Yds Total Length)

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If you watched the Super Bowl, you probably caught one of the NFL ads touting the league's efforts to improve player safety.

A rash of suicides by former football players...

LINK: http://www.upi.com/blog/2013/02/11/N...6391360621662/
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Old 02-11-2013, 07:07 PM   #2
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Default Re: NFL May 'Widen' All Football Fields By An Additional 35 Ft (and 110 Yds Total Len

can't say I dislike the idea, it will really change NFL football. Speed will become even more of an asset over power. I don't like the sound of higher scores though. Oh well.
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Old 02-11-2013, 07:30 PM   #3
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Default Re: NFL May 'Widen' All Football Fields By An Additional 35 Ft (and 110 Yds Total Len

Won't they have to redo a few stadiums. A lot of the stadiums would resemble arena football, having the players in the stands.
I'm not for it, I had a couple surgeries and I had to sign a paper saying I couldn't sue if there were any mishaps, players know what they're getting themselves in to so if their worried about long term effects then find a regular job.
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Old 02-11-2013, 08:27 PM   #4
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Anything to give another edge to the offensive side of the game. Yaayyyyy..........

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Default Re: NFL May 'Widen' All Football Fields By An Additional 35 Ft (and 110 Yds Total Len

Is there going to be a 55yd line.
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The CFL field is a joke. They're taking player safety too far now.
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There comes a point where you change the game so drastically in your crusade to "improve safety" that you just outright ruin the game. This is dangerously walking that line.
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They're doing this crazy sh** to shift public opinion on all the former players who are suing the NFL
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With all these new rules changes, they are doing to football, what Jar-Jar Abrams already did to Star Trek.
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With all these new rules changes, they are doing to football, what Jar-Jar Abrams already did to Star Trek.
Turned a dying franchise into a spectacular film and is going on to make one of the most anticipated sequels of the summer?
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