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Report: NFL Considering Penalizing
Players 15 Yards for Racial, Anti-Gay Slurs

Breitbart Sports, by Staff

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Posted By:JoniTx, 2/22/2014 9:48:56 PM

The NFL may penalize players 15 yards for racial and homophobic slurs and eject them from the game after a second offense. John Wooten, the head of the Fritz Pollard Alliance, a group that monitors diversity, told ESPN that he "expects the league to institute a rule where players would be penalized 15 yards for using the N-word on the field." Baltimore Ravens general manager Ozzie Newsome "said the committee talked about other slurs coming under any possible new rule, including homophobic slurs." "I will be totally shocked if the competition committee does not uphold us on what we´re trying

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Ribicon, 2/22/2014 9:53:23 PM     (No. 9742802)

"Please, don´t send me to the showers early!"

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Thos Weatherby, 2/22/2014 9:54:57 PM     (No. 9742805)

So it won´t be heard but it will still be thought.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: rlcnutter, 2/22/2014 10:09:12 PM     (No. 9742811)

So I´m guessing when NFL players are miked and they telecast their uncensored comments we´ll hear things like: "Would the kind gentleman please desist from blocking me below my knees. It really is not acceptable behavior for a civilized man of culture." Yeah, right, in your dreams. Let ´em play. Players can figure out their own standards of behavior among themselves.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Staunch Repub, 2/22/2014 10:18:44 PM     (No. 9742817)

Yep - - pink panties soon to be mandatory for all.... And 15 yards if anyone´s feelings are hurt...

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Reply 5 - Posted by: avikingman, 2/22/2014 10:19:52 PM     (No. 9742819)

First Amendment anyone?

Let ´em play. They´re big boys and they´ve heard it all before. And they can dish it out too.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: Staunch Repub, 2/22/2014 10:21:26 PM     (No. 9742822)

And, just to clarify: this league of 5% criminals, (and 40% ´lo fo´s´ if anything) who are 2 weeks away from some drug deal, car jacking or prostitution ring, are now going to be held to a standard of decorum? Ha ha ha ha ha..... Commissioner Bozo - - what a clown!!

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Reply 7 - Posted by: stablemoney, 2/22/2014 10:25:11 PM     (No. 9742829)

The team´s organization should handle these issue, and leave the fans out of it. It´s a sport, entertainment. Handle the laundry with some discretion.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: lawdoc, 2/22/2014 10:25:49 PM     (No. 9742830)

Is "cracker" racial?

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Reply 9 - Posted by: nevernaught, 2/22/2014 10:30:16 PM     (No. 9742832)

In the end, players will be wearing pink uniforms with lace trim and playing TOUCH football. To empty stadiums I might add.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: dwa, 2/22/2014 10:31:35 PM     (No. 9742833)

Exactly #8, it will only be white players who will be called on it. This is total BS

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Reply 11 - Posted by: coldoc, 2/22/2014 10:42:18 PM     (No. 9742840)

The evidence will be "he said, she said".

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Reply 12 - Posted by: PAdiva, 2/22/2014 10:54:14 PM     (No. 9742845)

I suppose that anti-Christian comments are fair game.

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Reply 13 - Posted by: Rumblehog, 2/22/2014 10:58:41 PM     (No. 9742848)

National F*g League?

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Reply 14 - Posted by: Heil Liberals, 2/22/2014 11:11:55 PM     (No. 9742857)

I´m just about done with the NFL. As for first amendment, it says Congrss shall make no law. It doesn´t mention the NFL.

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Reply 15 - Posted by: littleorby, 2/22/2014 11:12:25 PM     (No. 9742859)

I imagine the wussifacation of the NFL has more to do with keeping their tax exempt status than any published reason.

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Reply 16 - Posted by: NancyD, 2/22/2014 11:15:49 PM     (No. 9742860)

Political correctness is going to destroy the NFL.
Rush has been saying this crap is coming and low and behold, it´s here.
This is what is happening to society. Thought police, mind control and over the top censorship of things that liberals don´t like.

And yet, we do not hear a word from level minded people... We are doomed.


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Reply 17 - Posted by: woofwoofwoof, 2/22/2014 11:39:05 PM     (No. 9742877)

Just don´t call me "Omaha".

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Reply 18 - Posted by: mc squared, 2/22/2014 11:53:25 PM     (No. 9742882)

Are certain words creeping into his conversation?
Words like, like ´swell?"
And ´so´s your old man?"
Well, if so my friends,
Ya got trouble,
Right here in River city!

Music Man - Ya Got Trouble Lyrics


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Reply 19 - Posted by: JustCause, 2/22/2014 11:55:50 PM     (No. 9742886)

LOL - I already can´t stand watching the pink month (I think it´s something about breast cancer) and now they are considering penalizing slurs. Are they going to have ´instant replay´ of the slur and / or booth review? This is stupid.

I guess after 30 years of anticipating the season and watching , then the pink month started and I started recording the games and would fast forward through the inane stuff - I can find something else to do on my Sundays.

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Reply 20 - Posted by: Jubilationtcornpone, 2/23/2014 12:54:40 AM     (No. 9742911)

Can´t wait to see the ref´s hand signal for this one. Two flapping limp wrists?

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Reply 21 - Posted by: Smart11344, 2/23/2014 2:41:37 AM     (No. 9742956)

Just what does the "N" in NFL stand for? I sure hope it´s not racial.

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Reply 22 - Posted by: Timber Queen, 2/23/2014 3:09:05 AM     (No. 9742959)

The communists continue their assault on our culture. They are now in the process of taking America out of America´s Favorite Sport. They will leave nothing alone.

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Reply 23 - Posted by: FunOne, 2/23/2014 7:16:25 AM     (No. 9743045)

How about calling someone a "dog killer?" Is that going to be a penalty, too?

I used to be an addicted NFL fan, but the political correctness and excessive African ritual dances following every big play has lost my interest.

Besides, I don´t feel like supporting millionaire wife beaters, murderers, and people how torture animals to death.

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Reply 24 - Posted by: hoosierblue, 2/23/2014 7:16:36 AM     (No. 9743047)

Can´t you just see them stopping a game for 20min to an hour to figure out what was said and who said what. The NFL is run by jerks.

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Reply 25 - Posted by: bubby, 2/23/2014 7:59:02 AM     (No. 9743090)

#10 is right! How will this work? When one black player calls another black player the N-word it is a term of endearment. If a white player uses the same N-word it is a racial slur. Just like hate crimes it will only be used against whites. Just like the knockout game the only one charged with a racial attack is some loony white guy. All the other black attacks on whites were random just coincidence. Yeah right.

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Reply 26 - Posted by: NJVol, 2/23/2014 8:31:50 AM     (No. 9743117)

Great comments, everyone. (#17, I was going to "like" your comment, but I´m still recovering, and seeing or hearing the word "Omaha" brings me great pain!).

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Reply 27 - Posted by: F16 guy, 2/23/2014 10:23:33 AM     (No. 9743236)

Other headlines soon to be seen:

** NFL players penalized for not wearing matching shoes and purses on the field

** Quarterbacks penalized for throwing the ball too hard

** Peyton Manning fined for using the term "OMAHA" too often. Other cities feeling hurt.


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Reply 28 - Posted by: mickturn, 2/23/2014 10:39:42 AM     (No. 9743265)

I wonder if the gays will have to shower in separate facilities...just wonderin´....

On the field this won´t play well if the gay dude slaps someone else on the rear...and a fight starts over perceived ´sexual assault´...of course the straight guy will be blamed for the fight, whistles will blow, flags will fly and the game will be delayed...Advertisers will LOVE that, more commercial time as the melee is quelled.

The NFL has turned into the national Flagellation League. It´s only a matter of time before that becomes the main entertainment and real football is a forgotten endeavor.

Prance toward the end zone and get extra points automatically...I can see it now.

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Reply 29 - Posted by: AltaD, 2/23/2014 11:17:29 AM     (No. 9743311)

Will weekly lists of the latest racial and gay slurs be provided to the refs and teams before each game?

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Reply 30 - Posted by: nevernaught, 2/23/2014 11:24:45 AM     (No. 9743321)

Heaven only knows what goes on down at the bottom of those pileups in the NFL. Is there giggling going on, crotch grabbing or kneeing in delicate places.

Will a coach be able to throw a challenge flag demanding a replay of something nobody can hear anyways. They will kill this game eventually with political correctness.

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Reply 31 - Posted by: hamrman, 2/23/2014 12:11:32 PM     (No. 9743352)

The Non-Functional League (NFL)!

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Reply 32 - Posted by: ROLFnader, 2/23/2014 1:31:06 PM     (No. 9743440)

Yes, #21. The ´N´ is racial, the ´F´ is homophobic and the ´L´ is for the sign you hold up if you waste any more Sundays watching PCball.

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Reply 33 - Posted by: redwhite&blue2, 2/23/2014 2:12:54 PM     (No. 9743479)

It is, #21, it is....they ruined football, and basketball, and soon the ruin will hit Nascar and Hockey....America is on the decline and we´re seeing the ruins of sports and politics.

I grew up in this country an All-American kid who loved sports and fast cars and motorcycles....now I just dwell on how ashamed I am of my country and how much I despise the commie progressive lefty dumbass lo-fo´s all around us......


Semper Paratus
GOD help our nation

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Politically ‘crucified’ Obama has risen again

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Washington Times, by Jessica Chasmar    Original Article
Posted By: LittleHoodedMonk- 4/16/2014 3:42:51 PM     Post Reply
With Easter soon approaching, the Rev. Al Sharpton on Wednesday drew parallels between the resurrection of Jesus Christ and the resurrection of President Obama’s political career. Joining the “Tom Joyner Morning Show,” Mr. Sharpton said that his message for this Easter is that “no matter what the world may do to you unfairly, no matter how you’re crucified — nailed to the cross at home, or in your personal relationships, or on the job — that you can rise if you don’t lose yourself during the hard times and the challenges.” The reverend went on to say that Christ endured so much humiliation and unearned suffering leading up to his death,


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