Home Mail MemberMap Chat (0) Wallpapers
Go Back   ChiefsPlanet > The Lounge

Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 10-08-2013, 12:59 PM  
thabear04 thabear04 is online now
MTFU
 
thabear04's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2008
Location: The Valley Heat
Casino cash: $16738
Jadeveon Clowney

http://espn.go.com/video/clip?id=espn:9786240

COLUMBIA, S.C. -- South Carolina defensive end Jadeveon Clowney did not play against Kentucky on Saturday, and coach Steve Spurrier was not entirely pleased about it.

Clowney came to the coaches before the game and said that bruised ribs that kept him from practice Thursday were too sore for him to play.

So the 6-foot-6, 274-pound All-American watched the Gamecocks' 35-28 win against Kentucky from the sidelines, chatting with teammates as South Carolina lost a large lead for the third straight game.

If Clowney "wants to play, we will welcome him to come play for the team if he wants," Spurrier said after the game. "But if he doesn't want to play, he doesn't have to play. Simple as that."

On Sunday, Spurrier reclassified Clowney's injury as a muscle strain. Spurrier said the frustration he expressed a day earlier was a result of how late Clowney waited to tell his coaches he wouldn't play.

"It was just we didn't know he wasn't playing until right before the game," Spurrier said. "That is always a little frustrating. Usually the trainer or doctor comes and tells you this guy is out, and that did not happen last night. But on the other side if a player is in pain and can't play, I don't want him to play. None of us do."

Asked about Clowney's commitment to the Gamecocks, Spurrier said, "You'll have to ask him that."

Spurrier's kept Clowney on a short leash with the media since early August, letting him speak only after games. Spurrier said that would change this week to give Clowney a chance to explain his injury.

Defensive coordinator Lorenzo Ward said Saturday he thought Clowney would play during the team's walk-through and was surprised when he learned he wouldn't be playing.

"He said he was hurting, but I thought he was going to play," Ward said. "Love to have JD out there, but we've got to put 11 guys on the field."

Spurrier said Clowney remains questionable for the No. 14 Gamecocks' game at Arkansas on Saturday.

"We will have to wait through the week to see if he will be able to play," Spurrier said. "Obviously he doesn't have a broken leg or anything that would keep him out two to three weeks but if he has a muscle strain around the rib area, we will have to see how long it keeps him out."

Clowney missed practice Thursday with the injury, but Ward said then it was likely he would be in the lineup Saturday night. Clowney was announced with the starters but came out without his pads when the game began.

He has been bothered by injuries and ailments throughout the season. He was ill before games with North Carolina and UCF, and has also been dealing with bone spurs in his right foot, a problem he's had since high school.

Clowney has yet to break out this season as opponents have largely played away from his side. The reigning Southeastern Conference defensive player of the year has just 12 tackles and two sacks.

"He may not be able to play next week. I don't know," Spurrier said Saturday after the game. "But we're not going to worry about it, I can assure you of that."
Posts: 2,363
thabear04 would the whole thing.thabear04 would the whole thing.thabear04 would the whole thing.thabear04 would the whole thing.thabear04 would the whole thing.thabear04 would the whole thing.thabear04 would the whole thing.thabear04 would the whole thing.thabear04 would the whole thing.thabear04 would the whole thing.thabear04 would the whole thing.
  Reply With Quote
Old 10-08-2013, 02:50 PM   #91
DaneMcCloud DaneMcCloud is offline
Band
 
DaneMcCloud's Avatar
 

Join Date: Sep 2000
Location: The 'Wood
Casino cash: $12636
Quote:
Originally Posted by Direckshun View Post
Were people not having this EXACT SAME discussion with Julius Peppers in 2002?

He was a DE phenom who had motivation concerns and quit on his teammates?

Potential cancer, he was.

Then the Panthers drafted him #2 overall.
No one has stated he won't be a Top Ten guy.

People have questioned this strategy and there is no question that teams will be turned off by this behavior.
Posts: 50,125
DaneMcCloud is obviously part of the inner Circle.DaneMcCloud is obviously part of the inner Circle.DaneMcCloud is obviously part of the inner Circle.DaneMcCloud is obviously part of the inner Circle.DaneMcCloud is obviously part of the inner Circle.DaneMcCloud is obviously part of the inner Circle.DaneMcCloud is obviously part of the inner Circle.DaneMcCloud is obviously part of the inner Circle.DaneMcCloud is obviously part of the inner Circle.DaneMcCloud is obviously part of the inner Circle.DaneMcCloud is obviously part of the inner Circle.
  Reply With Quote
Old 10-08-2013, 02:51 PM   #92
Direckshun Direckshun is offline
Black for Palestine
 
Direckshun's Avatar
 

Join Date: Oct 2006
Location: Springpatch
Casino cash: $23772
Quote:
Originally Posted by DaneMcCloud View Post
No one has stated he won't be a Top Ten guy.

People have questioned this strategy and there is no question that teams will be turned off by this behavior.
They've also been arguing that he's costing himself tons of money.

You've been arguing that, am I wrong?

He's almost certainly going Top 5.
__________________
Posts: 46,872
Direckshun is obviously part of the inner Circle.Direckshun is obviously part of the inner Circle.Direckshun is obviously part of the inner Circle.Direckshun is obviously part of the inner Circle.Direckshun is obviously part of the inner Circle.Direckshun is obviously part of the inner Circle.Direckshun is obviously part of the inner Circle.Direckshun is obviously part of the inner Circle.Direckshun is obviously part of the inner Circle.Direckshun is obviously part of the inner Circle.Direckshun is obviously part of the inner Circle.
  Reply With Quote
Old 10-08-2013, 02:53 PM   #93
vailpass vailpass is offline
Yah Mules!
 
vailpass's Avatar
 

Join Date: Sep 2001
Casino cash: $13226
Quote:
Originally Posted by Direckshun View Post
They've also been arguing that he's costing himself tons of money.

You've been arguing that, am I wrong?

He's almost certainly going Top 5.
Many a slip twixt the cup and the lip...
__________________
And what rough beast, its hour come round at last,
Slouches towards Bethlehem to be born?
Posts: 37,623
vailpass is obviously part of the inner Circle.vailpass is obviously part of the inner Circle.vailpass is obviously part of the inner Circle.vailpass is obviously part of the inner Circle.vailpass is obviously part of the inner Circle.vailpass is obviously part of the inner Circle.vailpass is obviously part of the inner Circle.vailpass is obviously part of the inner Circle.vailpass is obviously part of the inner Circle.vailpass is obviously part of the inner Circle.vailpass is obviously part of the inner Circle.
  Reply With Quote
Old 10-08-2013, 02:55 PM   #94
mr. tegu mr. tegu is offline
Hopeful for playoffs
 
mr. tegu's Avatar
 

Join Date: Mar 2012
Casino cash: $11564
Quote:
Originally Posted by Direckshun View Post
Were people not having this EXACT SAME discussion with Julius Peppers in 2002?

He was a DE phenom who had motivation concerns and quit on his teammates?

Potential cancer, he was.

Then the Panthers drafted him #2 overall.
Completely different as the QBs that year were not very good and the league was not putting so much emphasis on the offense at that point as it is right now.

He will still go high but if the logic is that he doesn't want to cost himself millions then that logic doesn't hold up because falling in the draft position will cost him millions.
Posts: 9,593
mr. tegu is blessed with 50/50 Hindsight.mr. tegu is blessed with 50/50 Hindsight.mr. tegu is blessed with 50/50 Hindsight.mr. tegu is blessed with 50/50 Hindsight.mr. tegu is blessed with 50/50 Hindsight.mr. tegu is blessed with 50/50 Hindsight.mr. tegu is blessed with 50/50 Hindsight.mr. tegu is blessed with 50/50 Hindsight.mr. tegu is blessed with 50/50 Hindsight.mr. tegu is blessed with 50/50 Hindsight.mr. tegu is blessed with 50/50 Hindsight.
  Reply With Quote
Old 10-08-2013, 02:55 PM   #95
Bump Bump is offline
DMVP
 
Bump's Avatar
 

Join Date: Nov 2007
Casino cash: $5025
He could sit himself out for the rest of the season and be blatant about saving his body or whatever. Someone is still going to select him in the top 5, he's that talented and pass rushers are highly coveted.
Posts: 11,752
Bump has parlayed a career as a truck driver into debt free trailer and jon boat ownership.Bump has parlayed a career as a truck driver into debt free trailer and jon boat ownership.Bump has parlayed a career as a truck driver into debt free trailer and jon boat ownership.Bump has parlayed a career as a truck driver into debt free trailer and jon boat ownership.Bump has parlayed a career as a truck driver into debt free trailer and jon boat ownership.Bump has parlayed a career as a truck driver into debt free trailer and jon boat ownership.Bump has parlayed a career as a truck driver into debt free trailer and jon boat ownership.Bump has parlayed a career as a truck driver into debt free trailer and jon boat ownership.Bump has parlayed a career as a truck driver into debt free trailer and jon boat ownership.Bump has parlayed a career as a truck driver into debt free trailer and jon boat ownership.Bump has parlayed a career as a truck driver into debt free trailer and jon boat ownership.
  Reply With Quote
Old 10-08-2013, 02:56 PM
patteeu
This message has been deleted by patteeu.
Old 10-08-2013, 02:57 PM   #96
vailpass vailpass is offline
Yah Mules!
 
vailpass's Avatar
 

Join Date: Sep 2001
Casino cash: $13226
Quote:
Originally Posted by Bump View Post
He could sit himself out for the rest of the season and be blatant about saving his body or whatever. Someone is still going to select him in the top 5, he's that talented and pass rushers are highly coveted.
Totally possible, all depends on the teams.
It's still a Shit move.
__________________
And what rough beast, its hour come round at last,
Slouches towards Bethlehem to be born?
Posts: 37,623
vailpass is obviously part of the inner Circle.vailpass is obviously part of the inner Circle.vailpass is obviously part of the inner Circle.vailpass is obviously part of the inner Circle.vailpass is obviously part of the inner Circle.vailpass is obviously part of the inner Circle.vailpass is obviously part of the inner Circle.vailpass is obviously part of the inner Circle.vailpass is obviously part of the inner Circle.vailpass is obviously part of the inner Circle.vailpass is obviously part of the inner Circle.
  Reply With Quote
Old 10-08-2013, 02:58 PM   #97
DaneMcCloud DaneMcCloud is offline
Band
 
DaneMcCloud's Avatar
 

Join Date: Sep 2000
Location: The 'Wood
Casino cash: $12636
Quote:
Originally Posted by Direckshun View Post
They've also been arguing that he's costing himself tons of money.

You've been arguing that, am I wrong?
You're wrong.

I've been arguing that it shows a lack of character. I once stated that his behavior *may* cost him some money but that hasn't been the focus of my responses nor have I stated that he IS costing himself "tons of money".

It's a bad strategy, period.
Posts: 50,125
DaneMcCloud is obviously part of the inner Circle.DaneMcCloud is obviously part of the inner Circle.DaneMcCloud is obviously part of the inner Circle.DaneMcCloud is obviously part of the inner Circle.DaneMcCloud is obviously part of the inner Circle.DaneMcCloud is obviously part of the inner Circle.DaneMcCloud is obviously part of the inner Circle.DaneMcCloud is obviously part of the inner Circle.DaneMcCloud is obviously part of the inner Circle.DaneMcCloud is obviously part of the inner Circle.DaneMcCloud is obviously part of the inner Circle.
  Reply With Quote
Old 10-08-2013, 03:00 PM   #98
theelusiveeightrop theelusiveeightrop is online now
Spiraling down the Drain
 
theelusiveeightrop's Avatar
 

Join Date: Oct 2012
Location: Dante's Ninth Circle
Casino cash: $12404
That is a clown story, Bro.
__________________
"We're both part of the same hypocrisy, Senator, but never think it applies to my family."

2014 Adopt a Chief - Travis Kelce #87
Posts: 20,335
theelusiveeightrop is obviously part of the inner Circle.theelusiveeightrop is obviously part of the inner Circle.theelusiveeightrop is obviously part of the inner Circle.theelusiveeightrop is obviously part of the inner Circle.theelusiveeightrop is obviously part of the inner Circle.theelusiveeightrop is obviously part of the inner Circle.theelusiveeightrop is obviously part of the inner Circle.theelusiveeightrop is obviously part of the inner Circle.theelusiveeightrop is obviously part of the inner Circle.theelusiveeightrop is obviously part of the inner Circle.theelusiveeightrop is obviously part of the inner Circle.
  Reply With Quote
Old 10-08-2013, 03:40 PM   #99
Mav Mav is offline
XBOX GT MAVS ACE
 
Mav's Avatar
 

Join Date: Feb 2013
Location: Wisconsin
Casino cash: $29996
Quote:
Originally Posted by DaneMcCloud View Post
You're wrong.

I've been arguing that it shows a lack of character. I once stated that his behavior *may* cost him some money but that hasn't been the focus of my responses nor have I stated that he IS costing himself "tons of money".

It's a bad strategy, period.
The only thing I can think of is that he is getting advice from someone in the know about how to handle this. I think if he thought there was anyway this was going to cost him, or hurt him, he would be not be this difficult. While I agree that it isn't the correct way to handle things.

Regardless of what he does, when he gets to the combine, and goes through the process, they get his measureables and he goes either there, or at his pro day and blows it completely out of the water, no one will remember that back in the fall that Clowney didn't want to endanger his health and a chance at MILLIONS.
__________________
Posts: 13,760
Mav has an IQ even higher than Frankie's.Mav has an IQ even higher than Frankie's.Mav has an IQ even higher than Frankie's.Mav has an IQ even higher than Frankie's.Mav has an IQ even higher than Frankie's.Mav has an IQ even higher than Frankie's.Mav has an IQ even higher than Frankie's.Mav has an IQ even higher than Frankie's.Mav has an IQ even higher than Frankie's.Mav has an IQ even higher than Frankie's.Mav has an IQ even higher than Frankie's.
  Reply With Quote
Old 10-08-2013, 03:58 PM   #100
DaneMcCloud DaneMcCloud is offline
Band
 
DaneMcCloud's Avatar
 

Join Date: Sep 2000
Location: The 'Wood
Casino cash: $12636
Quote:
Originally Posted by Mavericks Ace View Post
Regardless of what he does, when he gets to the combine, and goes through the process, they get his measureables and he goes either there, or at his pro day and blows it completely out of the water, no one will remember that back in the fall that Clowney didn't want to endanger his health and a chance at MILLIONS.
What makes him different than any other college player?

Is Bridgewater pulling this stunt? Manziel? Matthews? Boyd? Watkins? Barr? Nix?

The answer is a firm and resounding "NO".
Posts: 50,125
DaneMcCloud is obviously part of the inner Circle.DaneMcCloud is obviously part of the inner Circle.DaneMcCloud is obviously part of the inner Circle.DaneMcCloud is obviously part of the inner Circle.DaneMcCloud is obviously part of the inner Circle.DaneMcCloud is obviously part of the inner Circle.DaneMcCloud is obviously part of the inner Circle.DaneMcCloud is obviously part of the inner Circle.DaneMcCloud is obviously part of the inner Circle.DaneMcCloud is obviously part of the inner Circle.DaneMcCloud is obviously part of the inner Circle.
  Reply With Quote
Old 10-08-2013, 04:31 PM   #101
GloryDayz GloryDayz is offline
Good luck KC Chiefs...
 
GloryDayz's Avatar
 

Join Date: Oct 2009
Location: Lee's Summit, MO
Casino cash: $32079
I was going to caption this with, "Can he do this." Then I realized that she'd prolly jump on his dick in a heartbeat. **** the clown...

Posts: 25,802
GloryDayz is obviously part of the inner Circle.GloryDayz is obviously part of the inner Circle.GloryDayz is obviously part of the inner Circle.GloryDayz is obviously part of the inner Circle.GloryDayz is obviously part of the inner Circle.GloryDayz is obviously part of the inner Circle.GloryDayz is obviously part of the inner Circle.GloryDayz is obviously part of the inner Circle.GloryDayz is obviously part of the inner Circle.GloryDayz is obviously part of the inner Circle.GloryDayz is obviously part of the inner Circle.
  Reply With Quote
Old 10-08-2013, 04:43 PM   #102
DaneMcCloud DaneMcCloud is offline
Band
 
DaneMcCloud's Avatar
 

Join Date: Sep 2000
Location: The 'Wood
Casino cash: $12636
Quote:
Originally Posted by GloryDayz View Post

Too fat/
Posts: 50,125
DaneMcCloud is obviously part of the inner Circle.DaneMcCloud is obviously part of the inner Circle.DaneMcCloud is obviously part of the inner Circle.DaneMcCloud is obviously part of the inner Circle.DaneMcCloud is obviously part of the inner Circle.DaneMcCloud is obviously part of the inner Circle.DaneMcCloud is obviously part of the inner Circle.DaneMcCloud is obviously part of the inner Circle.DaneMcCloud is obviously part of the inner Circle.DaneMcCloud is obviously part of the inner Circle.DaneMcCloud is obviously part of the inner Circle.
  Reply With Quote
Old 10-08-2013, 04:46 PM   #103
GloryDayz GloryDayz is offline
Good luck KC Chiefs...
 
GloryDayz's Avatar
 

Join Date: Oct 2009
Location: Lee's Summit, MO
Casino cash: $32079
Quote:
Originally Posted by DaneMcCloud View Post
Too fat/
You Sir, are evidently a man of exceedingly high standards. That being said, I'd work a few pounds off of her before I bothered you by gifting her to you.
Posts: 25,802
GloryDayz is obviously part of the inner Circle.GloryDayz is obviously part of the inner Circle.GloryDayz is obviously part of the inner Circle.GloryDayz is obviously part of the inner Circle.GloryDayz is obviously part of the inner Circle.GloryDayz is obviously part of the inner Circle.GloryDayz is obviously part of the inner Circle.GloryDayz is obviously part of the inner Circle.GloryDayz is obviously part of the inner Circle.GloryDayz is obviously part of the inner Circle.GloryDayz is obviously part of the inner Circle.
  Reply With Quote
Old 10-08-2013, 04:50 PM   #104
DaneMcCloud DaneMcCloud is offline
Band
 
DaneMcCloud's Avatar
 

Join Date: Sep 2000
Location: The 'Wood
Casino cash: $12636
Quote:
Originally Posted by GloryDayz View Post
You Sir, are evidently a man of exceedingly high standards. That being said, I'd work a few pounds off of her before I bothered you by gifting her to you.


It was the Too fat/Omaha joke.

I just figured that Omaha was no longer necessary.

Oops.
Posts: 50,125
DaneMcCloud is obviously part of the inner Circle.DaneMcCloud is obviously part of the inner Circle.DaneMcCloud is obviously part of the inner Circle.DaneMcCloud is obviously part of the inner Circle.DaneMcCloud is obviously part of the inner Circle.DaneMcCloud is obviously part of the inner Circle.DaneMcCloud is obviously part of the inner Circle.DaneMcCloud is obviously part of the inner Circle.DaneMcCloud is obviously part of the inner Circle.DaneMcCloud is obviously part of the inner Circle.DaneMcCloud is obviously part of the inner Circle.
  Reply With Quote
Old 10-08-2013, 04:51 PM   #105
vailpass vailpass is offline
Yah Mules!
 
vailpass's Avatar
 

Join Date: Sep 2001
Casino cash: $13226
Quote:
Originally Posted by GloryDayz View Post
You Sir, are evidently a man of exceedingly high standards. That being said, I'd work a few pounds off of her before I bothered you by gifting her to you.
check your meter

Edit: Dane beat me to it
__________________
And what rough beast, its hour come round at last,
Slouches towards Bethlehem to be born?
Posts: 37,623
vailpass is obviously part of the inner Circle.vailpass is obviously part of the inner Circle.vailpass is obviously part of the inner Circle.vailpass is obviously part of the inner Circle.vailpass is obviously part of the inner Circle.vailpass is obviously part of the inner Circle.vailpass is obviously part of the inner Circle.vailpass is obviously part of the inner Circle.vailpass is obviously part of the inner Circle.vailpass is obviously part of the inner Circle.vailpass is obviously part of the inner Circle.
  Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On

Forum Jump




All times are GMT -6. The time now is 10:39 AM.


This is a test for a client's site.
A new website that shows member-created construction site listings that need fill or have excess fill. Dirt Monkey @ https://DirtMonkey.net
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.0
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.