Originally Posted by htismaqe
I made an absurd comparison on purpose.
The ONLY reason people are complaining is for that VERY reason - it's always been that way.
There's been no consideration of how utterly useless the kickoff is in the modern game.
Only that we can't change it because "it's been an integral part of the game for 100 years".
It's only useless because they made it useless. If the argument is "kickoffs are too dangerous", then the argument will inevitably become "tackle football is too dangerous", and the game is doomed anyway. It's already being talked about, so why am I going to waste my time on a doomed game?