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Old 10-10-2013, 09:52 AM   #55
Garcia Bronco
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Originally Posted by fontaine View Post
Yes, exactly! How dare those stupid 9/10 year old kids not realise that when their coaches tell them to block, tackle, and hit, they should instead be making better and more mature decisions that will benefit their long term mental health.

Don't these kids/teenagers realise it's their own damn fault?
Funny you mention that. People are blaming the NFL for this, but people neglect mention that there is long term dmage done before any of these guys even get tot he NFL. Further to your comment and generally speaking is: life is about decisions and whether you are very young or very old, your decisions matter and impact your life and its longevity.

So in your example were these kids and their parents forced to play tackle football?

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