Sports Calvin Johnson retires w/o attention whoring press conference

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  1. chapped

    chapped Well-Known Member

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    Retired too soon? Regardless class act

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  2. idiotbox

    idiotbox Looking for a dime and found a quarter.

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    To be fair, it was broadcast on BET Sports.
     
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  3. chapped

    chapped Well-Known Member

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    Ahhhhh I see what you did there. ..u noticed that he is black
     
  4. Ben Dover

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    Had a subpar 2015 season, probably better to retire than keep playing with declining skills. Good for him.

    Reminds me a little of Lynn Swann, who retired after playing only eight seasons (1974-82). Except Swann won four Super Bowls in those eight years, Megatron never won a single playoff game

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    I loved marshawn Lynch's retirement tweet, pair of shoes thrown over a line and a peace sign. Nice to see guys quit when they still have gas in the tank instead of being completely broken down and having fickle fans accuse them of stealing for not quitting earlier
     
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    I honest to god thought he had only been in the league MAYBE 5 years.
     
  7. LaserT

    LaserT You have to have fun.

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    Great player. Enjoy the retirement. Be smart with the money.
     
  8. TallTyrion

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    A quick reminder of how embarrassing these things can be.....
     
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  9. SouthernListen

    SouthernListen I don't follow the crowd. Sorry about that. VIP

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    No Presser?
     
  10. idiotbox

    idiotbox Looking for a dime and found a quarter.

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    I don't see race kind sir.
     
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    PI Nate Disenfranchised since 1984... Gold

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    I forget, how many SB's did he play in? :coffee:
     
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    Lou Loomis Feel the Gern

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    :funny:
     
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    Meh. He'll be forgotten in a few years
     
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    Pussy :snicker:

    Schmidt starred in "Name That Pussy" iirc. Howard was mortified. Today, he'd cry along with him.
     
  15. chapped

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    Panda Jerk
     
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    knuckle_hedd loving life!

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    wouldn't surprise me to see him come out of retirement ala carson palmer..
     
  18. chapped

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    So to you BET is the bear network?
     
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    The same amount The Bears won while he was in the league
     
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    Think the concussion thing is now a factor for some these guys... he has his money and is well respected. .. walking away isn't a bad thing
     
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