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Old 08-21-2013, 03:10 PM    (permalink
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*Siigh* Thats one of the most ridiculous fines for a hit I have ever seen.
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This has to be the guy who give fines.
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Old 08-21-2013, 03:12 PM    (permalink
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Also should have been a fumble.

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Old 08-21-2013, 03:13 PM    (permalink
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If this is what the new rules are going to be like, it's going to be a really annoying season.
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Old 08-21-2013, 03:21 PM    (permalink
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Bears MLB Jon Bostic fined $21K for hitting a "defenseless" WR while leading with his helmet.



The WR is hardly defenseless, he actually caught the ball, turned and took 2 steps, before Bostic hit him straight in the chest with his helmet.

That's 5% of his salaray this year for what should be a legal hit in a preseason game. What a joke.
Damn. That's such ********.
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Old 08-21-2013, 03:23 PM    (permalink
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And I get there's new rules, and that you aren't supposed to "lead with your helmet" but that's all crap. 5 years ago, that's a great hit.

I'm just foreseeing several threads/posts of the same type of hits that will be flagged or fined going forward, and it's going to suck.
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Old 08-21-2013, 03:25 PM    (permalink
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The receiver who got hit probably would have preferred getting smacked in that area as opposed to having him go low towards his knee.
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Old 08-21-2013, 03:31 PM    (permalink
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I really hate it when players stand over another player and taunt them. He deserves a swift elbow to the groin for that.
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If this is what the new rules are going to be like, it's going to be a really annoying season.
Yeah, I agree. That was pretty close to being a textbook hit. It's frustrating for us as fans and it's probably even more frustrating for the defensive players.
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Old 08-21-2013, 05:53 PM    (permalink
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Bostic looks so studly already. I think people are taking a ho-hum attitude about him, another Chi-Bears LB. Big deal.

But he just might be a big deal. Of all the defensive rookies I've seen this preseason, Bostic looks like a strong candidate for DROTY.
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Bostic should start day 1 at MLB in a system that heavily relies on its MLB. With Briggs calling the plays, he should be able to focus on improving and making the right reads, and has a really good chance of having a great rookie year.

After the first preseason game, Chicago fans are already in love.
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I really hate it when players stand over another player and taunt them. He deserves a swift elbow to the groin for that.
Agreed, surprised that didn't get a personal foul for taunting or is that just college?
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At this point I'm so apathetic to these changes because its just going to get worse. Way too much responsibility is being thrown at the refs to make judgement calls like that out there in the span of a second.
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After reports surfaced today that both Little and Gordon have been caught driving way, way too fast, the team issued a statement acknowledging that the players need to be told to drive more safely.

“We’re aware of the situation involving the players and their unacceptable driving records,” the statement said. “We take matters such as this very seriously. We’ve spoken to both individuals, and will address the issue with the entire team.”

Now, at this point, you may be asking, “What’s the big deal?” Everyone drives too fast sometimes, right? But the details are alarming. Gordon got pulled over for driving 98 MPH in a 60 MPH zone, and he wasn’t driving anywhere near as fast as his teammate.

According to WOIO Channel 19 News, Little admitted he was driving 127 miles an hour when he lost control on the Jennings Freeway, hit a guardrail, knocked down a light pole and left 40 yards of brake tracks.

Little was lucky that neither he, his passenger nor anyone else on the road was killed. He was also lucky that all he got was a $350 fine.

That was in April, but Little apparently hasn’t learned his lesson: On Monday, Little was stopped for going 81 MPH in a 60 MPH zone. He also had expired plates.
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How the **** is going 127 only a $350 fine?
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How the **** is going 127 only a $350 fine?
Community NFL athlete discount? He had some property damage too. Strange.
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How the **** is going 127 only a $350 fine?
According to what I read he admitted that's how fast he was going, but never was clocked going that from an officer. Meaning, he didn't receive a speeding ticket, the $350 was likely for reckless driving or something similar that resulted from the crash.
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