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Old 09-26-2010, 06:36 PM   #31
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huh, well I guess we will have to leave it at that. I would be interested as to how athletic contracts are "slavery" but standard salaried jobs are not. From my perspective, there is no difference.


bet i could guess what the "difference" is.
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Old 09-26-2010, 06:40 PM   #32
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bet i could guess what the "difference" is.
how about you expound on it.
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Old 09-26-2010, 07:26 PM   #33
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Default Re: BS I'm sick of hearing: No millionaire athlete should ever bring up slavery as...

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how about you expound on it.


its because they're black.
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Old 09-26-2010, 07:57 PM   #34
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Default Re: BS I'm sick of hearing: No millionaire athlete should ever bring up slavery as...

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"Just because somebody pay you money don't mean they'll make you do whatever they want or whatever."
Actually that's pretty much the definition of what a contract is.
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Default Re: BS I'm sick of hearing: No millionaire athlete should ever bring up slavery as...

Albert Haynesworth retiring or leaving the league would be the greatest day in NFL history. You get a record contract, b*tch about the type of style the team plays, don't show up to a mandatory camp, and compare work to slavery??? And people b*tched about Ricky Williams when he was in trouble.
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Old 09-27-2010, 07:01 AM   #36
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what a dipshit.
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Old 09-27-2010, 02:58 PM   #37
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It's never a good thing at all when athletes talk about money...........

What an idiot. Shut up and do your job.
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Old 09-27-2010, 03:09 PM   #38
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Albert Haynesworth retiring or leaving the league would be the greatest day in NFL history. You get a record contract, b*tch about the type of style the team plays, don't show up to a mandatory camp, and compare work to slavery??? And people b*tched about Ricky Williams when he was in trouble.

Your right, at least Ricky Williams was a genuinely intelligent and interesting person that is just a little eccentric. Haynesworth is just an ignorant moron. I bet the Titans are happy they had him in a contract year and didn't resign him.
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