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Post by Robert J Sakimano on 2020-07-17, 14:31

Nordic wrote:Mark Emmert: ‘If there is to be college sports in the fall, we need to get a much better handle on the pandemic’

“Any recommendation on a pathway toward a safe return to sport will depend on the national trajectory of COVID-19 spread,” said Brian Hainline, NCAA chief medical officer, in a statement. “The idea of sport resocialization is predicated on a scenario of reduced or flattened infection rates.”

In his own statement, the president of the NCAA sounded an ominous alarm for fall sports, including football.

“When we made the extremely difficult decision to cancel last spring’s championships it was because there was simply no way to conduct them safely,” said Mark Emmert. “This document lays out the advice of health care professionals as to how to resume college sports if we can achieve an environment where COVID-19 rates are manageable. Today, sadly, the data point in the wrong direction. If there is to be college sports in the fall, we need to get a much better handle on the pandemic.”
who wants to tell Mark that the person in charge thinks it's a hoax, that it'll 'magically disappear' and thinks that injecting people with bleach is a good idea?

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Post by Nordic on 2020-07-27, 22:29

Days after quarantining entire team, Michigan State announces 16 players, four staffers tested positive for COVID-19

Edit: doesn't look like all football, but it is poorly written so I can't tell


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Post by DWags on 2020-07-27, 22:31

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Post by MiamiSpartan on 2020-08-01, 20:05

SIAP, PAC 12 players effectively unionizing over this (or at least using this an the impetus).

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No, I am not a Pac 12 football player. Obviously someone didn't keep this to themselves.
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Post by CORNER BLITZ on 2020-08-01, 21:08

MiamiSpartan wrote:
No, I am not a Pac 12 football player. Obviously someone didn't keep this to themselves.

That sounds like something a PAC12 football player would say...
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Post by tGreenWay on 2020-08-01, 21:14

CORNER BLITZ wrote:
MiamiSpartan wrote:
No, I am not a Pac 12 football player. Obviously someone didn't keep this to themselves.

That sounds like something a PAC12 football player would say...



Come to think of it, I’ve never seen Miami in a PAC12 school jersey. Seems pretty obvious he’s trying a little too hard to put some distance between himself and that conference.
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Post by MiamiSpartan on 2020-08-01, 21:30

How could I be a Pac 12 player when I live in Miami? It's right there in my screen name and profile. What, you think someone can just make up that kind of stuff if it isn't true?
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Post by Nordic on 2020-08-01, 21:59

MiamiSpartan wrote:SIAP, PAC 12 players effectively unionizing over this (or at least using this an the impetus).

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No, I am not a Pac 12 football player.  Obviously someone didn't keep this to themselves.

College athletes have leverage right now. Use it.
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Post by CORNER BLITZ on 2020-08-02, 12:15

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Post by Heat Miser on 2020-08-02, 12:45

Good for them, but I think this one's a non starter:

"Distribute 50% of each sport’s total conference revenue evenly among athletes in their respective sports."
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Post by Floyd Robertson on 2020-08-02, 17:35

Sounds like Wazzou is going nuclear.

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Post by Nordic on 2020-08-02, 23:50

Heat Miser wrote:Good for them, but I think this one's a non starter:

"Distribute 50% of each sport’s total conference revenue evenly among athletes in their respective sports."

Yeah, now is the time to toss it out there though.
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Post by Nordic on 2020-08-02, 23:51

Floyd Robertson wrote:Sounds like Wazzou is going nuclear.

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Both of these tweets are missing a whole lot of context. Shocking for twitter, I know.
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Post by MSU addict on 2020-08-03, 10:19

Heat Miser wrote:Good for them, but I think this one's a non starter:

"Distribute 50% of each sport’s total conference revenue evenly among athletes in their respective sports."
Yeah.  

To put it in perspective, even the NFL distributes less than 50% of league revenues to players.  And the NFL doesn't have to deal with Title IX offsets and non revenue sports.
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Post by tGreenWay on 2020-08-03, 10:35

MiamiSpartan wrote:How could I be a Pac 12 player when I live in Miami? It's right there in my screen name and profile. What, you think someone can just make up that kind of stuff if it isn't true?

You better get yerself a lawyer, PAC-man.

https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Miami,_Arizona
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Post by Nordic on 2020-08-03, 11:18

Floyd Robertson wrote:Sounds like Wazzou is going nuclear.

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More on this story. Looks like it is possibly tied to the list of demands. But who knows. We are only getting one side of the story.

Report: Washington State players who support Pac-12 movement ‘released from team’
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Post by Nordic on 2020-08-03, 11:22

MSU addict wrote:
Heat Miser wrote:Good for them, but I think this one's a non starter:

"Distribute 50% of each sport’s total conference revenue evenly among athletes in their respective sports."
Yeah.  

To put it in perspective, even the NFL distributes less than 50% of league revenues to players.  And the NFL doesn't have to deal with Title IX offsets and non revenue sports.

It will be simply impossible to get any kind of revenue deal done in the timeframe they are talking about.
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Post by Turtleneck on 2020-08-03, 14:01

US Senator Chris Murphy was unkind to Jimmy in a recent tweet. Please keep Jimmy in your thoughts.

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Post by Turtleneck on 2020-08-03, 15:17

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Post by aualum06 on 2020-08-03, 22:35

MSU, NW, and Rutgers shut down. Did OSU restart?
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Post by Watch Out Pylon! on 2020-08-04, 10:04

Cancel the fucking season before someone dies. Fucking christ this is just stupid.
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Post by Motown Spartan on 2020-08-04, 10:07

Watch Out Pylon! wrote:Cancel the fucking season before someone dies. Fucking christ this is just stupid.

I agree. Shut sports and school down until 2021 and reevaluate on a monthly basis. Greed has killed more people throughout history than war and disease combined.
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Post by CORNER BLITZ on 2020-08-04, 12:00

Watch Out Pylon! wrote:Cancel the fucking season before someone dies. Fucking christ this is just stupid.

what if one of them dies at home because he wasn't getting checked on everyday at the facilities?

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Post by Watch Out Pylon! on 2020-08-04, 12:37

CORNER BLITZ wrote:
Watch Out Pylon! wrote:Cancel the fucking season before someone dies. Fucking christ this is just stupid.

what if one of them dies at home because he wasn't getting checked on everyday at the facilities?


What? I honestly don't understand the question. Are you saying college athletes are in such danger they need to be tested every day or risk death? If so, shit shouldn't have started up at all to begin with.
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Post by WhiteBoyHatcher on 2020-08-04, 12:39

car crashes amirite?
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Post by Other Teams Pursuing That on 2020-08-04, 12:54

WhiteBoyHatcher wrote:car crashes amirite?

exactly. should we ban cars too?
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Post by Motown Spartan on 2020-08-04, 14:53

Other Teams Pursuing That wrote:
WhiteBoyHatcher wrote:car crashes amirite?

exactly. should we ban cars too?

except the more people that get in car crashes doesn’t increase the chance that more people will get in car crashes.
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Post by CORNER BLITZ on 2020-08-04, 15:08

They're joking
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Post by Nordic on 2020-08-04, 15:39

Motown Spartan wrote:
Other Teams Pursuing That wrote:

exactly. should we ban cars too?

except the more people that get in car crashes doesn’t increase the chance that more people will get in car crashes.  

motownspartansaywhat?

Saw the other thread on the main page and fired up Rico & Valenti and they are talking about this topic now.

Pretty much what we've all of have already said. I don't see college (or high school) sports happening. Or least making past a week.
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Post by Nordic on 2020-08-04, 15:48

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Post by DWags on 2020-08-04, 16:06

I'm done. Best to that kid from IU. this is really foolish to put kids lives on the line for football. It's a love of mine outside the family, but I'm not feeling good about having kids put their lives on the line for my entertainment.

I think we should shut it down and say look Fall 2021, just stop everything. Get well, do this. But we can't put kids at risk. They're just kids for fucks sake.
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Post by Motown Spartan on 2020-08-04, 16:26

Nordic wrote:
Motown Spartan wrote:

except the more people that get in car crashes doesn’t increase the chance that more people will get in car crashes.  

motownspartansaywhat?

Saw the other thread on the main page and fired up Rico & Valenti and they are talking about this topic now.

Pretty much what we've all of have already said. I don't see college (or high school) sports happening. Or least making past a week.

Car crashes aren’t contagious. Covid is. The greater number of people that have Covid, the greater the likelihood of it spreading. That’s not the case with car crashes. Car crashes are not contagious. One kid on a football team getting in a car crash doesn’t mean the likelihood of other kids on the team getting in a car crash.
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Post by aualum06 on 2020-08-04, 16:42

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Post by tGreenWay on 2020-08-04, 16:50

WhiteBoyHatcher wrote:car crashes amirite?


Creepy Clowns.
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Post by WhiteBoyHatcher on 2020-08-04, 17:07

Motown Spartan wrote:
Nordic wrote:

motownspartansaywhat?

Saw the other thread on the main page and fired up Rico & Valenti and they are talking about this topic now.

Pretty much what we've all of have already said. I don't see college (or high school) sports happening. Or least making past a week.

Car crashes aren’t contagious. Covid is. The greater number of people that have Covid, the greater the likelihood of it spreading. That’s not the case with car crashes. Car crashes are not contagious. One kid on a football team getting in a car crash doesn’t mean the likelihood of other kids on the team getting in a car crash.

Yes I was joking. Most realize this is a silly comparison that gets thrown around a lot.
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Post by Motown Spartan on 2020-08-04, 17:17

WhiteBoyHatcher wrote:
Motown Spartan wrote:

Car crashes aren’t contagious. Covid is. The greater number of people that have Covid, the greater the likelihood of it spreading. That’s not the case with car crashes. Car crashes are not contagious. One kid on a football team getting in a car crash doesn’t mean the likelihood of other kids on the team getting in a car crash.

Yes I was joking. Most realize this is a silly comparison that gets thrown around a lot.

You never know nowadays. Donald Trump got elected...
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Post by tGreenWay on 2020-08-04, 17:43

Motown Spartan wrote:
WhiteBoyHatcher wrote:

Yes I was joking. Most realize this is a silly comparison that gets thrown around a lot.

You never know nowadays. Donald Trump got elected...



Yoopers are so sweet and innocent.
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Post by CORNER BLITZ on 2020-08-04, 18:38

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Post by aualum06 on 2020-08-04, 18:59

CORNER BLITZ wrote:
Nordic wrote:I don't see college (or high school) sports happening. Or least making past a week.

https://www.coloradoan.com/story/news/2020/08/04/colorado-state-university-athletes-say-administration-covering-up-coronavirus-health-threats/5572625002/

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Post by MiamiSpartan on 2020-08-04, 19:38


Jesus Christ they should be thrown in jail if true. That's endangerment of the players, their friends, their family, and the community.
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