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Old 11-11-2013, 12:48 PM   #21
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Old 11-11-2013, 12:50 PM   #22
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Re: Vaccaro Out 2 Weeks

Originally Posted by voodooido View Post
Amazing how the NFL is making new rules to stop concussions but there seems to be more this year than any I can remember. When you try and keep players from hitting high this is what you get, Knees blown out and knees to the head.
Make no mistake-the NFL is making new rules primarily to cover their a**. They know they cant stop concussions. I agree though,it does seem like there is significantly more concussions this year. I know this is a long shot, but it makes me wonder if its staged in an attempt to revolt against the ridiculous rules that are being implemented. Hell, its already known that players fake injuries.
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And this info, Rapoport got from the Saints?
It's sounding legit. Vaccaro himself just confirmed he'll be out for the 49er game this Sunday...
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Old 11-11-2013, 01:20 PM   #24
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Not sure what social media Kenny Vaccaro is supposed to have said this but I follow him on Twitter and don't see it on his account.
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Yeah, I think this is the case. Heck, there are probably fewer concussions these days - certainly fewer than the old days. The league simply identifies them now and doesn't threaten the players if they don't get back on the field.
They used to call it "getting your bell rung". Players would come out for a few plays, maybe a quarter if they were really foggy and go back in. They didn't call it a concussion unless the player lost consciousness.
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Old 11-11-2013, 02:03 PM   #26
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I guess we'll see how this week progresses ... with concussions if he passes a test he'll be able to play, so I'm not ruling him out just yet.
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Not sure what social media Kenny Vaccaro is supposed to have said this but I follow him on Twitter and don't see it on his account.
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Old 11-11-2013, 02:13 PM   #28
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FUVK I hope Jenkins can go as well as Harper. Harper will really help our run D I think.
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Old 11-11-2013, 02:13 PM   #29
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Get well Kenny. This is not what i wanted to hear.
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Old 11-11-2013, 02:16 PM   #30
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Happy birthday Kenny! Oh wait, read it wrong. Dang that sucks. I will miss you Vicious Vaccaro.
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