Green Bay Packers Forum

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
Go to last post Go to first unread
Offline Mucky Tundra  
#1 Posted : Saturday, September 14, 2013 6:43:05 AM(UTC)
Rank: Veteran Member

PackersHome NFL Pick'em - Gold: 2015Yahoo! NCAA March Madness - Bronze: 2015

United States
Joined: 1/11/2013(UTC)
Location: Murray, Kentucky
Applause Given: 577
Applause Received: 715
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.
Offline nyrpack  
#2 Posted : Saturday, September 14, 2013 6:43:58 PM(UTC)
Rank: Veteran Member

Joined: 9/26/2008(UTC)
Location: long island, ny
Applause Given: 8
Applause Received: 113
heard earlier about 2 months ago, that he was done for the year !!
Offline DakotaT  
#3 Posted : Sunday, September 15, 2013 7:07:57 AM(UTC)
Rank: Select Member

United States
Joined: 8/18/2008(UTC)
Applause Given: 1,049
Applause Received: 2,116
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.
Offline Wade  
#4 Posted : Sunday, September 15, 2013 8:53:07 AM(UTC)
Rank: Veteran Member

Joined: 8/1/2009(UTC)
Location: nowhere of importance
Applause Given: 891
Applause Received: 923
DakotaT said: 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.

Offline Zero2Cool  
#5 Posted : Sunday, September 15, 2013 9:01:51 AM(UTC)
Rank: Premier Member

Yahoo! NCAA March Madness - Gold: 2015Yahoo! Fantasy Football - Gold: 2009FleaFlicker Fantasy Football - Silver: 2010Yahoo! NCAA March Madness - Silver: 2011FleaFlicker Fantasy Football - Bronze: 2016ESPN NCAA March Madness - Bronze: 2010Yahoo! NCAA March Madness - Bronze: 2013

United States
Joined: 10/13/2006(UTC)
Location: Green Bay, WI
Applause Given: 2,505
Applause Received: 4,067
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.
Offline DakotaT  
#6 Posted : Sunday, September 15, 2013 11:13:20 AM(UTC)
Rank: Select Member

United States
Joined: 8/18/2008(UTC)
Applause Given: 1,049
Applause Received: 2,116
Zero2Cool said: 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.
Offline DakotaT  
#7 Posted : Sunday, September 15, 2013 11:15:56 AM(UTC)
Rank: Select Member

United States
Joined: 8/18/2008(UTC)
Applause Given: 1,049
Applause Received: 2,116
Wade said: 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.
Offline Zero2Cool  
#8 Posted : Sunday, September 15, 2013 11:43:16 AM(UTC)
Rank: Premier Member

Yahoo! NCAA March Madness - Gold: 2015Yahoo! Fantasy Football - Gold: 2009FleaFlicker Fantasy Football - Silver: 2010Yahoo! NCAA March Madness - Silver: 2011FleaFlicker Fantasy Football - Bronze: 2016ESPN NCAA March Madness - Bronze: 2010Yahoo! NCAA March Madness - Bronze: 2013

United States
Joined: 10/13/2006(UTC)
Location: Green Bay, WI
Applause Given: 2,505
Applause Received: 4,067
DakotaT said: 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.
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


Fan Shout
Zero2Cool (2h) : Stop putting words in other peoples mouth. Worry about YOU, no one else. Move on.
Smokey (2h) : Fine wpr, U2 has your's and the other's permission to piss on any member at any time. woof
Zero2Cool (2h) : But we can assume if someone doesn't know, they can ask, or perform an internet search. Move on.
Smokey (3h) : Potential NFL Draftees and Players are asked to take it to score how smart they are .
Smokey (3h) : Wonderlic is a cognitive ability test, usually administered to new employees.
Smokey (3h) : It should not just be assumed that everyone knows what,"Wonderlic" is .
Zero2Cool (3h) : Most players don't care about wonderlic. Some agents prep players. Not reasonable standard.
beast (4h) : We shouldn't judge. ..
uffda udfa (4h) : He has a rep for keen football intelligence. Some guys just don't come across as bright.
uffda udfa (4h) : What thing should we judge intelligence on? Wonderlic is out to you. How he sounds is out.. what is criteria?
uffda udfa (4h) : Are you taking issue with him not being particularly bright? Based on what?
beast (4h) : It's sad your judging a person brightness on such shallow things...
shield4life (14h) : Resign Nick Perry
uffda udfa (18h) : Need some strong sharp passionate voices on D. Daniels gives great quotes.
uffda udfa (18h) : Nick Perry seems to be the team leader as he was giving pregame speeches that seemed very uninspiring.
uffda udfa (18h) : Morgan and his 14 wonderlic. Ever hear him talk? Man, not a bright guy at all.
uffda udfa (18h) : Burnett needs to be replaced. That's our leader? Or one of them? No, thanks.
beast (19h) : For the secondary, I think Burnett/Haha are the leaders.
Smokey (20h) : GB needs a new motto : DEFENSE RULES ! , is intended to change the direction of the Packers focus moving forward .
Smokey (20h) : Thank You Zero.
Zero2Cool (20h) : Great reading a thread and seeing "defense rules" spammed in them all. Great reading material.
Smokey (20h) : DEFENSE RULES !
Zero2Cool (21h) : Think you need to defensive leaders. Front Seven and Secondary. We seem to lack both. Daniels is closest.
beast (21h) : Packers players had a right to complain when they were being bullied by Mike Daniels... just talking about Packers ;-) jk
Zero2Cool (21h) : It was the 26th largest margin since 1940. Feels much worse
Zero2Cool (21h) : thought it was biggest margin of victory in Conf Championship, I was mistaken.
Smokey (23h) : Wow ! The Packers got disrespected too !
Smokey (23h) : Hello ?
uffda udfa (23-Jan) : Can't. MM burned them all.
Smokey (23-Jan) : go pack go ?
wpr (23-Jan) : Smokey AND Uffda, you both ca be placed in a timeout. Stop it.
Smokey (23-Jan) : go pack go :)
Zero2Cool (23-Jan) : STOP! Talk Packers or STFU. K thanks. :-)
uffda udfa (23-Jan) : Ranting about everyone to stop talking Wolf while talking cooking appliances.
uffda udfa (23-Jan) : I told you the truth. It upset you. U were hypocritical.
Please sign in to use Fan Shout

2016 Packers Schedule
Sunday, Sep 11 @ 12:00 PM
at Jaguars
Sunday, Sep 18 @ 7:30 PM
at Vikings
Sunday, Sep 25 @ 12:00 PM
LIONS
Sunday, Oct 2 @ 12:00 AM
BYE
Sunday, Oct 9 @ 7:30 PM
GIANTS
Sunday, Oct 16 @ 3:25 PM
COWBOYS
Thursday, Oct 20 @ 7:25 PM
BEARS
Sunday, Oct 30 @ 3:25 PM
at Falcons
Sunday, Nov 6 @ 3:25 PM
COLTS
Sunday, Nov 13 @ 12:00 PM
at Titans
Sunday, Nov 20 @ 7:30 PM
at Redskins
Monday, Nov 28 @ 7:30 PM
at Eagles
Sunday, Dec 4 @ 12:00 PM
TEXANS
Sunday, Dec 11 @ 3:25 PM
SEAHAWKS
Sunday, Dec 18 @ 12:00 PM
at Bears
Saturday, Dec 24 @ 12:00 PM
VIKINGS
Sunday, Jan 1 @ 7:30 PM
at Lions

Think About It
Think About It

Recent Topics
9m / Green Bay Packers Talk / PackFanWithTwins

13m / Green Bay Packers Talk / Zero2Cool

41m / Green Bay Packers Talk / Zero2Cool

49m / Green Bay Packers Talk / Porforis

49m / Green Bay Packers Talk / MintBaconDrivel

1h / Green Bay Packers Talk / uffda udfa

2h / Green Bay Packers Talk / Smokey

4h / Green Bay Packers Talk / beast

10h / Football Familiarity / mojaveson

10h / Green Bay Packers Talk / uffda udfa

11h / Green Bay Packers Talk / mojaveson

15h / Green Bay Packers Talk / mojaveson

17h / Green Bay Packers Talk / DoddPower

17h / Green Bay Packers Talk / DoddPower

18h / Green Bay Packers Talk / DoddPower


Packers Headlines