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[News] Reports: Dannell Ellerbe Fined $10K For Hit


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#1 BR News

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Posted 09 November 2012 - 02:05 PM

Head Coach John Harbaugh reportedly not fined for his injury report comments.

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#2 Ravensfolyfe

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Posted 09 November 2012 - 03:10 PM

The NFL is becoming a joke,you can't be physical any more,they fine you for hitting a player with your shoulder pads.I can see if you hit some one with your helmet by launching your self at some body's head,but now if you graze a helmet the flags come out.Football is becoming softcan't put a lick on a player because your afraid the flag will come out,or you'll get fined for playing football too aggressively.Thank you NFL for making the sport that we all know and love soft.Might as we'll be flag football or arena football.

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Posted 09 November 2012 - 03:15 PM

wow this is bull I know concussions are big now but the NFL isn't for little girls he wasn't hurt no harm done last time I checked football wasn't about sitting down for milk and cookies its about punishing the guy in front of you this is disgusting

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Posted 09 November 2012 - 04:14 PM

Unreal man. I can't say what I really want to say because I would lose my account

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Posted 09 November 2012 - 05:33 PM

Where were these flags when Hines Ward was playing?

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Posted 09 November 2012 - 05:35 PM

I never like when Ravens get fines but we just have to live with it.




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Posted 09 November 2012 - 08:16 PM

I saw the play and don't think that Ellerbe could have stopped in time to avoid the collision. Why do they need to make the game into powder puff football?

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Posted 10 November 2012 - 10:07 AM

I really do think some of these collisions are going to happen because the speed of the game and can't be helped when players are playing hard. I think this was a case of a player trying to make a play and was not done maliciously. I never want to see a player seriously injured, so I understand having certain rules for safety, but it would not be the game I love to watch if the league tries to change it too much.