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Old 07-25-2013, 07:54 PM   #4968
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Originally Posted by DBroncos4life View Post
Ryan Swope - WR - Cardinals

Cardinals sixth-round WR Ryan Swope has been forced to retire due to lingering concussion symptoms.
Swope, the No. 174 overall pick, was a pleasant surprise at the Combine in February, running a 4.34 forty. But he suffered multiple concussions at Texas A&M, and he has never gotten over them. Swope is making the smart long-term health move, but it's a shame he never got to put the pads on in the NFL.
wow, that's some serious stuff right there. glad he's able to walk away now instead of after another serious one that affects his quality of life.
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