Jump to content
Carolina Huddle
  • Hey There!

    Please register to see fewer ads and a better viewing experience:100_Emoji_42x42:

TN05

Bryan Cox Jr. is in trouble

Recommended Posts

3 minutes ago, Davidson Deac II said:

I travel I 85 a lot and maybe 1 in 10 drivers is going 85 or better.  Most are usually between 70 and 80.  Keep it around 75 and you won't get you pulled.  Go by a cop at 90 and that will get you pulled virtually every time.  

So Im taking it that you've never heard the expression.  The internet has turned everyone into literalists.  

His speed was egregious and absolutely against the law, but you just admitted that at least 10% of the vehicles you pass on your commute travel 85 or higher and most (>50%) travel above the speed limit.

That is why I dont get the faux outrage at this non story.

  • Pie 1

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites


2 minutes ago, L-TownCat said:

Not really something that bothers me.  He wouldn't do it if he couldn't beat it.

That does bother me. That's a really dumb thing to risk for extremely little reward. PED's, I get that. Cheating to get ahead and get more money. Weed? poo stays in your system for a long ass time and it has little to no performance enhancing value(INB4 someone starts on a rant about all the benefits of weed). 

It's stupid for weed to be illegal and it's even more stupid for the NFL to drug test for it but that is no excuse for jeopardizing your career over it. That's just plain retarded.

  • Pie 2
  • Beer 1

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
2 minutes ago, kungfoodude said:

That does bother me. That's a really dumb thing to risk for extremely little reward. PED's, I get that. Cheating to get ahead and get more money. Weed? poo stays in your system for a long ass time and it has little to no performance enhancing value(INB4 someone starts on a rant about all the benefits of weed). 

It's stupid for weed to be illegal and it's even more stupid for the NFL to drug test for it but that is no excuse for jeopardizing your career over it. That's just plain retarded.

I get all that.  I really do.  Even agree with most of it.  Its just I think the perspective is off.  For the younger generations weed is as cultural as beer was to the prior gens.  Thats just my opinion but its not a thoughtless decision he's making.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
Just now, L-TownCat said:

I get all that.  I really do.  Even agree with most of it.  Its just I think the perspective is off.  For the younger generations weed is as cultural as beer was to the prior gens.  Thats just my opinion but its not a thoughtless decision he's making.

Yeah and I hang out with a lot of that crowd in the craft beer scene but I am sometimes amazed at how little thought they put into the actual consequences. I can't fug with it because of my job(I probably get tested more than the average NFL player) and I really wouldn't just because the benefit is not worth the risk. Now, if it drops off the Schedule I drugs list? Absolutely!

For Cox Jr., why would you risk a borderline NFL career for some weed??

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
37 minutes ago, TheSpecialJuan said:

Vernon Butler is thrilled, he's now a lock for the 53 

Uh, not sure they play the same position. 

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
3 minutes ago, kungfoodude said:

Yeah and I hang out with a lot of that crowd in the craft beer scene but I am sometimes amazed at how little thought they put into the actual consequences. I can't fug with it because of my job(I probably get tested more than the average NFL player) and I really wouldn't just because the benefit is not worth the risk. Now, if it drops off the Schedule I drugs list? Absolutely!

For Cox Jr., why would you risk a borderline NFL career for some weed??

Its a valid question.  Again, these guys won't put certain foods in their bodies but a large, large number of players use cannabis.  I dont think its all about getting blazed and playing video games.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
2 minutes ago, L-TownCat said:

Its a valid question.  Again, these guys won't put certain foods in their bodies but a large, large number of players use cannabis.  I dont think its all about getting blazed and playing video games.

Who knows? I know that if he ends up getting cut, it's going to be hard not to think this was a factor. People may give NFL stars and starters a second chance but fringe players don't usually get that.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
2 minutes ago, kungfoodude said:

Who knows? I know that if he ends up getting cut, it's going to be hard not to think this was a factor. People may give NFL stars and starters a second chance but fringe players don't usually get that.

facts.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
5 minutes ago, L-TownCat said:

I get all that.  I really do.  Even agree with most of it.  Its just I think the perspective is off.  For the younger generations weed is as cultural as beer was to the prior gens.  Thats just my opinion but its not a thoughtless decision he's making.

That’s fine on a message board but a young guy with millions of reasons not to do something stupid did something stupid.  My kids do stupid shiit all the time.    I try to make sure that they understand the domino effect.  As an adult he should understand.  

That said it’s  a blemish.  I think it’s not a big deal and ultimately wont matter but people hypocritically judge.   

I think our current ownership is much more understanding than the former.  

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Join the conversation

You can post now and register later. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.

Guest
Reply to this topic...

×   Pasted as rich text.   Paste as plain text instead

  Only 75 emoji are allowed.

×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.




  • Member Statistics

    • Total Members
      19,898
    • Most Online
      2,867

    Newest Member
    FTSBulldogs1996
    Joined
  • Topics

  • Forum Statistics

    • Total Topics
      145,307
    • Total Posts
      4,749,235
  • Posts

    • Lol. No merit? You have a stat that in two years has Gano’s best year ever and conveniently ignores the year that made us draft a kicker. A stat that ignores the fact that Gano missed 4 games and is hurt yet again, 3rd time in 4 seasons. It ignores the fact that Gano’s best year ever was because Rivera only let him attempt 1 50 yard FG. Rivera has taken the ball out of his hands and you want to use a stat purely based on his attempts. How about all the punts when we were in FG range? Where’s that in the capture rate? If you also can’t get that Gano cost us $3.5m each year of Butker’s contract then there’s no point. Gano’s done nothing the past three years to merit the amount of faith people put in him around here. Keeping Butker would have been a better decision for our team. Whether you consider it to have merit or not makes not difference to those of us not blind to reality. Andy Reid has faith in his kicker, our coach does not in his.
    • his run style, foot quickness, and speed, all look like cmc. probably needs work in route running but this dude is by no means a cap clone
    • he kind of just did. buffalo's D ain't no joke. and he did it with a crappy OL as well. the guy is going to be great having on the field with and spelling CMC. he's got a lethal punch, he's fast, it looks like he's got good vision, and he's got much better hands than advertised and has potential as a decent route runner.  i'm on board having this guy on the team. gives us another good weapon on offense.
×
×
  • Create New...