Welcome to your Green Bay Packers Online Community!

Since 2006, PackersHome has been providing a unique experience for fans.
Your participation is greatly anticipated!
Login or Register.
Options
View
Go to last post Go to first unread
Offline Mucky Tundra  
#1 Posted : Saturday, September 14, 2013 6:43:05 AM(UTC)
Mucky Tundra

Rank: 4th Round Draft Pick

United States
Posts: 916
Joined: 1/11/2013(UTC)
Location: Murray, Kentucky

Applause Given: 295
Applause Received: 364

Back sooner than expected?

Quote:
Harvin is already ahead of schedule in his rehab from hip surgery and, given his elite conditioning and lean muscle mass, has “wowed” his surgeon with his recovery this far, according to a source.


Quote:
However, his hip required the procedure just as camp was opening and initial estimates by specialists put his entire 2013 season in jeopardy.


Nothing suspicious here folks. Nope. Nada.
May not have the best looking number...but it's the sexiest! -David Bakhtiari
UserPostedImage
Sponsor
Offline nyrpack  
#2 Posted : Saturday, September 14, 2013 6:43:58 PM(UTC)
nyrpack

Rank: 4th Round Draft Pick

Posts: 754
Joined: 9/26/2008(UTC)
Location: long island, ny

Applause Given: 3
Applause Received: 41

heard earlier about 2 months ago, that he was done for the year !!
jimmy b.
Offline DakotaT  
#3 Posted : Sunday, September 15, 2013 7:07:57 AM(UTC)
DakotaT

Rank: Super Bowl MVP

Posts: 7,243
Joined: 8/18/2008(UTC)

Applause Given: 622
Applause Received: 1,296

Every industry, not just football, needs to go to blood draws for drug testing and not urine samples. Way too many ways to cheat with urine. But then again, what kind of game would we have if these guys weren't used PED's?

The drug policy is a joke.
UserPostedImage
Offline Wade  
#4 Posted : Sunday, September 15, 2013 8:53:07 AM(UTC)
Wade

Rank: All Pro

Posts: 5,762
Joined: 8/1/2009(UTC)
Location: nowhere of importance

Applause Given: 629
Applause Received: 647

Originally Posted by: DakotaT Go to Quoted Post
Every industry, not just football, needs to go to blood draws for drug testing and not urine samples. Way too many ways to cheat with urine. But then again, what kind of game would we have if these guys weren't used PED's?

The drug policy is a joke.


Well, I can see having drug testing in a sports, where the essence of the game is pitting physical ability against physical ability.

And perhaps in occupations (air pilots, heavy equipment operators, e.g.) where impairment can have life-or-death consequences for others.

On the other hand, I object very strongly to the notion that any old employer should be doing blood OR urine testing. If the employer can't figure out that his worker is impaired on the job without testing, then the employer ought to hire people who can.

To my mind, what someone puts or doesn't put in his/her body is none of the employer's damn business, any more than it should be the employer's damn business what one does when not on the job.

I've never worked for someone who demanded drug testing. But I like to think that if I did, I'd tell them to fuck themselves with their choice of a plastic cup or syringe.

None of the above. It wouldn't have been a wasted vote. Obama and Romney -- Those were the wasted votes.
Offline Zero2Cool  
#5 Posted : Sunday, September 15, 2013 9:01:51 AM(UTC)
Zero2Cool

Rank: Legend

Yahoo! Fantasy Football - Gold: 2009FleaFlicker Fantasy Football - Silver: 2010Yahoo! NCAA March Madness - Silver: 2011ESPN NCAA March Madness - Bronze: 2010Yahoo! NCAA March Madness - Bronze: 2013

United States
Posts: 25,629
Joined: 10/13/2006(UTC)
Location: Green Bay, WI

Applause Given: 1,833
Applause Received: 1,988

PED's should be allowed in sports.

PED's can dramatically increase injury recovery time.

Most athletes start using PED's to recover from injury, not to cheat. But the allure is too much without regulation.


Centralize the use and use blood to test for offenders.

Not too difficult to capitalize on it and still reap the benefits. Too many want absolute control over something and ignore common sense.

UserPostedImage
Click here and find the LATEST Packers News!
Offline DakotaT  
#6 Posted : Sunday, September 15, 2013 11:13:20 AM(UTC)
DakotaT

Rank: Super Bowl MVP

Posts: 7,243
Joined: 8/18/2008(UTC)

Applause Given: 622
Applause Received: 1,296

Originally Posted by: Zero2Cool Go to Quoted Post
PED's should be allowed in sports.

PED's can dramatically increase injury recovery time.

Most athletes start using PED's to recover from injury, not to cheat. But the allure is too much without regulation.


Centralize the use and use blood to test for offenders.

Not too difficult to capitalize on it and still reap the benefits. Too many want absolute control over something and ignore common sense.


Teenage kids are using PEDs, but pro athletes to use them for injury recovery in mass dosages. Prior to injury, they are using them to get an edge.
UserPostedImage
Offline DakotaT  
#7 Posted : Sunday, September 15, 2013 11:15:56 AM(UTC)
DakotaT

Rank: Super Bowl MVP

Posts: 7,243
Joined: 8/18/2008(UTC)

Applause Given: 622
Applause Received: 1,296

Originally Posted by: Wade Go to Quoted Post


I've never worked for someone who demanded drug testing. But I like to think that if I did, I'd tell them to feck themselves with their choice of a plastic cup or syringe.



Then you would be laid off.

Pretty tough to enforce drug policies when we are THE drug country.
UserPostedImage
Offline Zero2Cool  
#8 Posted : Sunday, September 15, 2013 11:43:16 AM(UTC)
Zero2Cool

Rank: Legend

Yahoo! Fantasy Football - Gold: 2009FleaFlicker Fantasy Football - Silver: 2010Yahoo! NCAA March Madness - Silver: 2011ESPN NCAA March Madness - Bronze: 2010Yahoo! NCAA March Madness - Bronze: 2013

United States
Posts: 25,629
Joined: 10/13/2006(UTC)
Location: Green Bay, WI

Applause Given: 1,833
Applause Received: 1,988

Originally Posted by: DakotaT Go to Quoted Post
Then you would be laid off.

Pretty tough to enforce drug policies when we are THE drug country.


The company I work for wouldn't be effected by it one bit.

UserPostedImage
Click here and find the LATEST Packers News!
Rss Feed 
Users browsing this topic
Guest
Forum Jump  
You cannot post new topics in this forum.
You cannot reply to topics in this forum.
You cannot delete your posts in this forum.
You cannot edit your posts in this forum.
You cannot create polls in this forum.
You cannot vote in polls in this forum.

Notification

Icon
Error



Recent Topics
54m / Fantasy Sports Talk / Mucky Tundra

54m / Green Bay Packers Talk / musccy

1h / Green Bay Packers Talk / Zero2Cool

9h / Green Bay Packers Talk / wpr

12h / Around The NFL / Dexter_Sinister

13h / Green Bay Packers Talk / nerdmann

16h / Green Bay Packers Talk / Zero2Cool

17h / Random Babble / Pack93z

17h / Green Bay Packers Talk / wpr

23-Jul / Random Babble / DakotaT

22-Jul / Green Bay Packers Talk / DakotaT

22-Jul / Green Bay Packers Talk / Wade

22-Jul / Green Bay Packers Talk / Dulak

22-Jul / Green Bay Packers Talk / beast

22-Jul / Random Babble / dhazer


Tweeter

Copyright © 2006-2014 PackersHome.com™. All Rights Reserved.