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Old 10-13-2010, 09:56 AM   #31
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Old 10-13-2010, 10:15 AM   #32
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I look at it like speeding. When everyone does it then how can it make you feel bad? It was almost a requirement of the job.
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Meant talk more, not take more. And I had nothing to do with getting the interview
I meant the more inclusive "you". As in "you all".
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Old 10-13-2010, 10:32 AM   #34
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I meant the more inclusive "you". As in "you all".
This is why the Southern "y'all" should become standard American English. It may sound hick-ish but it is useful in a language which otherwise lacks a second person plural.
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This is why the Southern "y'all" should become standard American English. It may sound hick-ish but it is useful in a language which otherwise lacks a second person plural.
Even though I'm a Chinese dude with no genealogical relation to anyone from the South, I find "y'all" to be a very cool term.
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Old 10-13-2010, 01:13 PM   #36
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I read 90% of that article and did not see one time where the kid needed the money to send home to his single mom with 4 kids living in a hell hole. You seem to have added that part to this entire article. Its seem like most of the players just used him to get some extra spending money. You also are saying that a college degree cannot change moms problem but even if the kid does not make it to the NFL he now has a degree (unlike allot of other poor kids) to make a good living to help mom.
You don't read carefully do you? Read the thread, read my posts, tell me where I have even talked about the specific situation in the article. Then when your done doing that and you didn't find it go have a nice drink in the fantasy land you live in where the degree a kid gets in college has any value to these kids. They don't go to college to get a degree, they go to play football. Major college football is the minor leagues for pro ball. That's all it is. Oh, and a revenue generator for the schools.
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Old 10-13-2010, 01:44 PM   #37
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LOVE the last line
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Old 10-13-2010, 02:02 PM   #38
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Here is the Mike and Mike interview.
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Old 10-13-2010, 02:46 PM   #39
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I look at it like speeding. When everyone does it then how can it make you feel bad? It was almost a requirement of the job.
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Old 10-13-2010, 02:51 PM   #40
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Is it just me or did Mel the Viper cover his sleazy ass by admitting he doesn't know what he's talking about when he rates players?
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Old 10-14-2010, 04:20 PM   #42
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Santonio Holmes: Sports Illustrated agent story "all false" | ProFootballTalk.com
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Old 10-14-2010, 04:49 PM   #43
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What's even more interesting is you posted about Holmes at 4:20.

Hmmmmm
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Old 10-14-2010, 05:03 PM   #44
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Holmes says doing something like that is not in his character.
LOOOL....so I am to believe that a guy who admitted to selling drugs in street corners, arrested for disorderly conduct, arrested for marijuana possession and suspended by the NFL for violating NFL substance abuse policy has no character flaws that allows him to take money from an agent? He's a god damn liar...I'm pretty sure of it and I am also pretty sure he is protecting his agent.
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Old 10-14-2010, 05:17 PM   #45
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Ok look at it this way many of these kids are getting a fully paid education with "FREE ROOM and BOARD".....and I know I'm underestimating but that should be worth in the ball park of 30 to 50 thousand a year depending on the school....one hand washs the other.
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