Comments on: NFL punter blames seam in turf http://overlawyered.com/2012/12/nfl-punter-blames-seam-turf/ Chronicling the high cost of our legal system Fri, 27 Mar 2015 16:51:25 +0000 hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.1.1 By: JohnC http://overlawyered.com/2012/12/nfl-punter-blames-seam-turf/comment-page-1/#comment-185927 Sun, 02 Dec 2012 18:24:51 +0000 http://overlawyered.com/?p=34456#comment-185927 The fact that he was released isn’t particularly persuasive: For salary cap reasons, the absence of a minor league, and the general attrition of football, punters and kickers can spend their entire career getting released. Heck, Shayne Graham, good enough to make one Pro Bowl, has played for 14 teams (including return trips) in 12 years.

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By: John Burgess http://overlawyered.com/2012/12/nfl-punter-blames-seam-turf/comment-page-1/#comment-185549 Sun, 02 Dec 2012 00:01:35 +0000 http://overlawyered.com/?p=34456#comment-185549 Good thing they don’t have stairs, escalators, or revolving doors on a football field, I guess.

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By: Melvin H. http://overlawyered.com/2012/12/nfl-punter-blames-seam-turf/comment-page-1/#comment-185475 Sat, 01 Dec 2012 20:37:04 +0000 http://overlawyered.com/?p=34456#comment-185475 Well, let’s see: First it was Aastroturf, now grass. What’s next for an NFL player to blame for a knee injury, beach sand? (Oh wait, THAT has already happened!) There aren’t many surfaces left to try to play football on; maybe next the recommendation is to play on asphalt or concrete. (sarcasm off).

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