Would you let your kid play football?

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  1. Daveindiego

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    :bigthink


    TE for the Dolphins (keller) had an injury today. Tore his ACL, PCL, MCL and dislocated his knee.

    This might take a while to recuperate from that one, and I'm sure it was pretty. :c
     
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    They probably had to remove his cleat from his facemask.

    :c
     
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    Yup. And he'll play at St. Augustine :c
     
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    That's what doctors call an owwwie
     
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    Yes, I do.
     
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    A high schooler was just killed during a tackle that broke his neck. Makes me rethink the game on a daily basis.
     
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    no. and not because of the injury risk, because the people that want to coach football are morons.


    my kids will not be "coached" by morons.
     
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    Saints Football
     
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    soccer, yes.

    basketball, yes.

    water polo, yes.

    baseball, yes. but the coaches were kinda sketchy in that too.
     
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    is "sketchy" a word?
     
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    Yes
     
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    cool. the kid with rockstar hair just hit a bomb in the LL game.
     
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    sure, why not? you can't protect your kids forever. the best you can do is try to raise them to the best of your abilities to the age where they can make their own decisions and make their own errors. being a parent means having to come to terms with the possibility that one day they may leave home and not return, and that's the way its supposed to be.
     
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    St. Augustine huh?


    i guess you could expect more from the coaches there than Helix or Vista.
     
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    only if my kid was half black.

    otherwise it would be a waste of time.
     
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    Helix is rather reputable but because of funding the Parochial schools do it right
     
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    :facemask:
     
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    football season where i live is the hottest time of the year. the smart kids swim and play water polo because it's 100 degrees until December.


    the dumb, fat kids play football and call the smart kids fags.


    it's really an IQ test of sorts.
     
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    I'm not letting my kids in the car anymore...A guy got killed driving the other day
     
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    No more swimming either...those people drown