How many of you NFL obsessors played Pop-Warner / High School Football in your youth?

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  1. Phan Neepack

    Phan Neepack Well-Known Member

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    I have a friend that's obsessed with sports .. He's so involved, he was even placing weekly bets with a Bookie, as far back as Jr. High School (no lie)... Yet he never played a day of organized sports in his life .... I always found that perplexing ... It'd be like a trained gourmet chef eating canned Beefaroni every day ....

    I dont understand this behavior
     
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    I played pop warner. But fantasy football is the reason for my nfl obsession.
     
  3. Mr. Potato Head

    Mr. Potato Head ~POTY the bar~ 2010 OG Gold

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    I'm pretty good at cribbage.
     
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    Its true.. the ones who weren't/arent/never will be athletes are always the loudest ,dress up in a halloween costume for a game douchebag.
     
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    I like NFL, but I just don't jerk off to it
     
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    [video=youtube;Md2vBiNm7W0]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Md2vBiNm7W0[/video]
     
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    I get it though.. if you were a cheerleader growing up for your high schools team.. i guess it would seem normal when you are older :dontknow:
     
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    Clutch the elite athlete in peak physical condition checking in.
     
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    from 10 years old through high school :hat:
     
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    Mur WTF is this shit? Gold

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    I played mighty mites, midgets and a couple years of high school.
     
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    Clutch's football picture.
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    I was gonna try out my freshman year in high school. I didn't make it past the height and weight measurements. :lol:

    It was before my growth spurt. I was 5'2" maybe 115lbs. My friend was 6'3" and 230. He made it on the team but decided not to accept it.:wtf:
     
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    he was 6'3 230 as a freshman and didn't play? :wtf: what is he...a homo?
     
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    He was a weird one. His father was black and his mother was white. He was into U2 and comic books.:jj:
     
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    :facepalm: :jj:
     
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    I grew almost a foot in the next year and a half, and I only gained 10 lbs.:facepalm:
     
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    Rooting for your high school team (if you're NOT one of the players) seems even more bizarre to me .... I played Pop Warner & 2 years in High school... When you're practicing until 6 or 7:00 every night, I get the vested interest a player has for wanting all that practice to payoff with a win... But when you have no tie to a team, other than being a buyer of their ridiculously overpriced merchandise, I just don't get the obsessiveness
     
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    How in the hell could you possibly have any evidence at all that this is true? Has someone interviewed people at games to see if they have played? This is just more hate coming out. You and 2 manboobs make a real pair.
     
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    Somebody's madmad that he got called out :jj: