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Subject: Re: Penn NFLer out for season


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foehi
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Date Posted: 09:48:02 08/16/17 Wed
In reply to: Calvin 's message, "Penn NFLer out for season" on 13:01:58 08/15/17 Tue

losing experienced players in preseason games is stupid. You know what they can do. Play the rookies, free agents etc.

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AsiaSunset
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Date Posted: 10:11:35 08/16/17 Wed

Feel badly for Brandon who worked so hard for this shot to advance beyond being a special teams performer.

This injury only highlights the risks talented high school kids take when they opt for big time programs over a higher quality college experience to chase an NFL dream. An NFL career is a matter of both skill and luck and is fragile at best.

Look at the experience Josh Rosen describes. This was a kid with Ivy pedigree who chose a different path although the Ivy path was clearly available.

Speaking of lucky - the Ivy grad with the best NFL gig has to be Zak DeOssie. Not that you can't get hurt doing what he does but, the shelf life of a quality long snapper has to be longer than a field player. He's had an amazing run.

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