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Offline MintBaconDrivel  
#1 Posted : Tuesday, July 9, 2013 2:38:16 PM(UTC)
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Aaron Rodgers knows better ... By now the majority of football fans everywhere have heard of a recent picture “tweeted” by the 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick wearing a Miami Dolphins hat. While this makes for rather awkward news, it does create an interesting thought matrix as to whether or not other quarterbacks around the league [...]
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#2 Posted : Tuesday, July 9, 2013 3:52:58 PM(UTC)
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My reaction, who give a rats behind what hat a player wears.

I respect your right to have your opinion but that doesn't mean I agree with it or respect you for having it.
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#3 Posted : Tuesday, July 9, 2013 6:46:07 PM(UTC)
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I thought these guys had contractual obligations to wear certain hats, etc. as it relates to the NFL. I'm surprise Kaepernick was even allowed to wear anything but a 49ers hat.
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#4 Posted : Tuesday, July 9, 2013 6:57:14 PM(UTC)
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Originally Posted by: rabidgopher04 Go to Quoted Post
I thought these guys had contractual obligations to wear certain hats, etc. as it relates to the NFL. I'm surprise Kaepernick was even allowed to wear anything but a 49ers hat.


As long as it is Nike, they can wear whatever.


As a Packers fan, I'd feel a bit slighted if Aaron Rodgers were wearing a Dolphins hat, but I'd get over it pretty quick. It's just a hat.

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#5 Posted : Tuesday, July 9, 2013 8:12:53 PM(UTC)
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Originally Posted by: Zero2Cool Go to Quoted Post
As long as it is Nike, they can wear whatever.


As a Packers fan, I'd feel a bit slighted if Aaron Rodgers were wearing a Dolphins hat, but I'd get over it pretty quick. It's just a hat.


I guess it would depend where and why he was wearing it. Especially if it is the off season and its not a team function no biggie to me.


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#6 Posted : Tuesday, July 9, 2013 8:51:46 PM(UTC)
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I wouldn't care what cap he wears as long as he doesn't wear it sideways or backwards.
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#7 Posted : Wednesday, July 10, 2013 1:12:12 PM(UTC)
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I have almost 50 different hats from various clients in my office. I sometimes pop one on when I take a walk and such during the day. I'm not necessarily wearing the hat to represent anything, I just need it to protect my face from the blazing southern California sun. I suppose some put a lot more meaning into the hats they wear, though.
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#8 Posted : Wednesday, July 10, 2013 1:13:22 PM(UTC)
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I wouldn't care what cap he wears as long as he doesn't wear it sideways or backwards.


Or if he was stepping on your lawn.

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#9 Posted : Wednesday, July 10, 2013 2:44:16 PM(UTC)
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So no one would have had a problem with Rodgers being photographed wearing a Viking's or Bears hat.OhMyGod WTF? Sorry I gotta call BULLSHIT on that.
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#10 Posted : Wednesday, July 10, 2013 3:10:30 PM(UTC)
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Originally Posted by: sschind Go to Quoted Post
I guess it would depend where and why he was wearing it. Especially if it is the off season and its not a team function no biggie to me.




Let's say we get eliminated from the playoffs. Yeah, I know. Hard to imagine our team shitting itself in the division round, right?

Now let's say Miami is playing Seattle in the Superbowl or something like that. I can't stand Seattle after that Fail Mary situation, just the way they conducted themselves with regard to that "win."

If I see Arodge sporting a Miami cap, supporting Philbin, I have no problem with that.
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#11 Posted : Wednesday, July 10, 2013 7:14:17 PM(UTC)
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Maybe the dude likes the Dolphins logo... Its just a hat. If Rodgers wore a Vikings hat it would bother me very very slightly. Want to talk about getting pissed off? ....How about Favre in a Vikings uniform, PLAYING for them. Thats a problem. Wearing another teams hat for the hell of it is not.
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#12 Posted : Thursday, July 11, 2013 5:27:51 AM(UTC)
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Originally Posted by: agopackgo4 Go to Quoted Post
Maybe the dude likes the Dolphins logo... Its just a hat. If Rodgers wore a Vikings hat it would bother me very very slightly. Want to talk about getting pissed off? ....How about Favre in a Vikings uniform, PLAYING for them. Thats a problem. Wearing another teams hat for the hell of it is not.


Whatever dude. Its like Ford firing a guy and then getting pissed because he goes to work for GM a couple of years later.

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#13 Posted : Thursday, July 11, 2013 6:58:56 AM(UTC)
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Every interview with Rodgers back in the day was all about how much he loved the 49ers and wanted to play for them. I gave up being sensitive about stuff like this a long time ago. Why do people care about this stuff?
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#14 Posted : Thursday, July 11, 2013 9:31:35 AM(UTC)
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Originally Posted by: SINCITYCHEEZE Go to Quoted Post
So no one would have had a problem with Rodgers being photographed wearing a Viking's or Bears hat.OhMyGod WTF? Sorry I gotta call BULLSHIT on that.



Obviously, wearing a division rivals apparel is MUCH different than wearing another teams hat that's in a completely difference conference. It's not like he was caught wearing a Seahawks hat or anything.
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#15 Posted : Thursday, July 11, 2013 9:42:55 AM(UTC)
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I don't think 49ers fans were upset that he was wearing a Dolphins hat ... nearly as much as HOW he responded to those who did gripe about it.

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