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Pop Warner Football Coach Hits Player On Opposing Team

Discussion in 'Anything goes' started by Matt Foley, Sep 5, 2006.

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  1. Matt Foley

    Matt Foley Member

    Not sure how many of you have seen this video, but I'm sure that by the end of the day everyone will at least have heard of this. This guy ABSOLUTELY LEVELS a player on the opposing team after a late hit. What a complete tool, and more evidence that parents shouldn't be allowed to coach

  2. Precious Roy

    Precious Roy Active Member

    This to me gets chalked up as parents taking rec league way to far.
  3. Point of Order

    Point of Order Active Member

    Looks to me like the kid could dish it out, but couldn't take it. He had pads on. [/extreme sarcasm]
  4. Sam Mills 51

    Sam Mills 51 Well-Known Member

    A Woody Hayes sighting? Was the opposing team wearing orange with a tiger paw?

    Seriously, some coaches need to get a grip - on the team, the situation and, most of all, themselves.
  5. poindexter

    poindexter Well-Known Member

    You don't see soccer parent/coaches doing this... and you don't see the American men winning World Cups either.

    It was proved conclusively by several board members this summer that American soccer kids are wimps. A few more forearms to the jaw and we can start to toughen up these soccer kids.
  6. Sam Mills 51

    Sam Mills 51 Well-Known Member

    Most of the soccer kids are nice, Poin. But there are a lot more with a mean streak than you think.
  7. Precious Roy

    Precious Roy Active Member

    It's not the rec league soccer kids you have to watch, it's the high schoolers... A collegue can confirm, but there was almost a brawl between groups of parents at a boys soccer game last year.
    We await the rematch.
  8. Gutter

    Gutter Well-Known Member

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