Tulane's Devon Walker Breaks Neck

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  1. dawg

    dawg In The Dog House Staff Member

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    [video=youtube;xRKgA4wyVw0]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xRKgA4wyVw0&feature=player_embedded[/video]
    Tulane football player Devon Walker broke his neck and stopped breathing when he collided with fellow teammate Julius Warmsley while trying to tackle Tulsa back Willie Carter on the final play of the first half. The safety then rolled on his back and didn't move. Emergency medical services revived Walker on the field and a tracheotomy was performed to get him breathing again.
     
  2. Napoleon V2

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    cant watch
     
  3. Harry Gibbs

    Harry Gibbs the boss of all men

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    he must a had a weak neck i think.
     
  4. Harry Gibbs

    Harry Gibbs the boss of all men

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    it's not bad. for realzies. i watched it an can't believe the guy broke his neck from that hit. seems like kind of a puss.
     
  5. Thelonious Davis

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    mmmm devon :hump:
     
  6. DarkFriday

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    I was watching dat game.

    His heart stopped.

    Sad. :coffee:
     
  7. SternFan100

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    Too bad they dont have extra bones in their neck too, mightve helped. http://dawgshed.com/images/smilies/dontknow.gif
     
  8. Scott

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    Attention whore.
     
  9. BearShit

    BearShit Yung Boul

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    punctured lung also very sad
     
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    How does this not happen every game?
     
  11. Tarpon1965

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    He did not get a tracheotomy nor did his lung collapse as previously reported.
     
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    Did they do CPR right there on the field? Did they show it on TV?
     
  14. DrSublux

    DrSublux Who am dis VIP

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    I thought those people have an extra bone in their neck.:dontknow:
     
  15. Satori Brah

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    That has to sting a bit