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Redsk*ns ask refs how to protect RGIII

Discussion in 'NFL Zone' started by Idgit, Aug 3, 2013.

  1. HoosierCowboy

    HoosierCowboy Put Pearson in the HOF

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    Protect him? Don't play him at QB. Don't let him run. Don't play him at all. Otherwise, he's gonna get hit and hurt.
  2. FiveRings

    FiveRings Well-Known Member

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    I don't understand why a QB wouldn't be fair game in any juncture of his game. Yeah these guys are paid a lot and mean a lot to their respective teams, but I don't know why the NFL has to bear the responsibility of this. A lot of premier pass rushers get paid a lot too, there's no roughing calls for them
  3. slaga

    slaga Member

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    Because the owners run the NFL and they want to protect their investment.
  4. Califan007

    Califan007 Well-Known Member

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    So if the QB does not have the ball he should still be fair game?...Or did I misunderstand you?
  5. FiveRings

    FiveRings Well-Known Member

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    I just mean a QB should be as "fair game" as a receiver or a running back, at the end of the day they're all football players and none should get any special treatment.
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  6. Jarv

    Jarv Loud pipes saves lives. Zone Supporter

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    Maybe he got injured because he runs the ball too much, I guess we'll see he long he holds up this year.
  7. slaga

    slaga Member

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    To date, he has gotten injured by taking unnecessary hits that could have been easily avoided by stepping out of bounds, sliding before the defensive player is committed to a hit or throwing the ball away. He's a smart kid and I think he will get it figured out. (Fingers crossed)

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