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Should the hit on Romo be Fined?

Discussion in 'Fan Zone' started by Boyz981, Sep 9, 2013.

  1. Boyz981

    Boyz981 Well-Known Member

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    What you think?

    It looks like he lead with the crown of the helmet to me!

    Take a look!
     
  2. BEMYDADJERRY

    BEMYDADJERRY Active Member

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    without a doubt....should of been a 15 yarder as well!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
     
  3. Cowboys22

    Cowboys22 Well-Known Member

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    Romo is having an x-ray today. That's means the line about just getting the wind knocked out of him was pure bs. I have little doubt they gave him a shot at halftime. There's a very good chance he has a rib injury and will miss some time.
     
  4. Smith22

    Smith22 Well-Known Member

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    With the grimacing he was doing, it looked liked ribs or something of the sort. Hoping he is ok.
     
  5. brickman

    brickman Well-Known Member

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    The way he was helped off at halftime, tells me it was more than getting the wind knocked out of him.
     
  6. stasheroo

    stasheroo Well-Known Member

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    It was clearly a crown of the helmet hit.

    Should have definitely been penalized, and there should be a fine coming.

    But I doubt it.
     
  7. 17yearsandcounting

    17yearsandcounting Benched

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    Fine the offensive coaches for getting their meal ticket killed AGAIN
     
  8. Toruk_Makto

    Toruk_Makto Well-Known Member

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    Seemed like a legit tackle to me.
     
  9. Risen Star

    Risen Star Likes Collector Zone Supporter

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    That's a clean legal hit. We shouldn't be fining players simply because there was an injury.
     
  10. dogunwo

    dogunwo Waves that make you sea-sick

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    It was a legal hit. I am pissed because Terrance Williams didnt at least make it more worth it and catch the damn ball
     
  11. Zordon

    Zordon Well-Known Member

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    i think there was a penalty flag anyways.
     
  12. Hook'em#11

    Hook'em#11 Well-Known Member

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    Oh, good grief.. Nothing wrong with that hit.

    And, no, there was no flag on that play. And, there shouldn't of been.
     
  13. Doomsday101

    Doomsday101 Well-Known Member

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    No lead with shoulder not crown of his helmet.
     
  14. likofloathe

    likofloathe New Member

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    I thought the same thing last night, but watching the video at the link above, I think Kiawunke may have led with the crown of his helmet. If we could see the reverse angle, it would definitely tell the whole story.
     
  15. Eric_Boyer

    Eric_Boyer Well-Known Member

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    one of them was clean and legal.

    Kiwi led with the crown of the helmet, which is not clean.
     
  16. starfrombirth

    starfrombirth Well-Known Member

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    My question is how come our dline doesn't hit qb's as hard as our qb gets hit?
     
  17. Risen Star

    Risen Star Likes Collector Zone Supporter

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    But he didn't hit him in the head.
     
  18. Hook'em#11

    Hook'em#11 Well-Known Member

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    I still don't see it, watching it again. He wrapped him up and tackled him. It's football.
     
  19. Risen Star

    Risen Star Likes Collector Zone Supporter

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    Because other teams have more talent along the DL.
     
  20. Eric_Boyer

    Eric_Boyer Well-Known Member

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    maybe you just don't know the rules.

    2) lowering the head and making forcible contact with the top/crown or forehead/"hairline" parts of the helmet against any part of the passer’s body. This rule does not prohibit incidental contact by the mask or non-crown parts of the helmet in the course of a conventional tackle on a passer.
     

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