Results 1 to 14 of 14
  1. #1
    Addict
    Points: 119,602, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    simply1's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2009
    Location
    Salt Lake City
    Posts
    5,281
    Points
    119,602
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 28
    Given: 2

    Tulane safety broken neck and collapsed lung

    I don't do signatures. Blondes, brunettes, and red heads are a different story.

  2. #2
    Speechless
    Points: 644,301, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 50.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsVeteranOverdrive
    3TrueFans's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2009
    Location
    Ames
    Posts
    23,581
    Points
    644,301
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1,272
    Given: 122

    Re: Tulane safety broken neck and collapsed lung

    Scary as ****. I think there was also a bad head on collision in the Arkansas game, not as bad as this one though.



  3. #3
    Speechless
    Points: 559,564, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 1.0%
    Achievements:
    Social50000 Experience PointsOverdriveVeteranRecommendation Second Class
    ISUAgronomist's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2009
    Location
    Back in Iowa!!!!!!!!
    Posts
    21,281
    Points
    559,564
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 145
    Given: 74

    Re: Tulane safety broken neck and collapsed lung

    Walker was revived on the field and a tracheotomy was performed.
    ^^^This part was crazy to hear earlier today.




  4. #4
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 69,074, Level: 81
    Level completed: 61%, Points required for next Level: 676
    Overall activity: 13.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    Jordanj6502's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2010
    Location
    Ames
    Posts
    3,669
    Points
    69,074
    Level
    81
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 51
    Given: 19

    Re: Tulane safety broken neck and collapsed lung

    Quote Originally Posted by 3TrueFans View Post
    Scary as ****. I think there was also a bad head on collision in the Arkansas game, not as bad as this one though.
    Hopefully not as bad, but the Arkansas player was also taken off the field in an Ambulance. The player was responsive. But there is no word yet on what his injury is.



  5. #5
    Walk On
    Points: 3,443, Level: 16
    Level completed: 99%, Points required for next Level: 7
    Overall activity: 1.0%
    Achievements:
    1000 Experience Points1 year registered
    EnglishCyclone's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2011
    Location
    England / Des Moines
    Posts
    171
    Points
    3,443
    Level
    16
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 0
    Given: 0

    Re: Tulane safety broken neck and collapsed lung

    I just hate seeing these kind of injuries. The bodies just go lifeless and rigid. Such a scary sight

    Best wishes to him, his family and Tulane


    @shanedarby9

  6. #6
    Speechless
    Points: 644,301, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 50.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsVeteranOverdrive
    3TrueFans's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2009
    Location
    Ames
    Posts
    23,581
    Points
    644,301
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1,272
    Given: 122

    Re: Tulane safety broken neck and collapsed lung

    Quote Originally Posted by Jordanj6502 View Post
    Hopefully not as bad, but the Arkansas player was also taken off the field in an Ambulance. The player was responsive. But there is no word yet on what his injury is.
    Right, didn't look as bad I should have said, to my completely untrained eye it atleast looked like the Arkansas player moved his legs after the hit, which is hopefully a good sign.



  7. #7
    Pro
    Points: 53,487, Level: 71
    Level completed: 63%, Points required for next Level: 563
    Overall activity: 8.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    Prone2Clone's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2006
    Posts
    3,163
    Points
    53,487
    Level
    71
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 83
    Given: 34

    Re: Tulane safety broken neck and collapsed lung

    Prayers to all involved. Really bad deal.



  8. #8
    Pro
    Points: 32,863, Level: 55
    Level completed: 83%, Points required for next Level: 187
    Overall activity: 2.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran25000 Experience Points
    kilroy's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2010
    Location
    hills to flat lands
    Posts
    2,299
    Points
    32,863
    Level
    55
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 29
    Given: 19

    Re: Tulane safety broken neck and collapsed lung

    Quote Originally Posted by EnglishCyclone View Post
    I just hate seeing these kind of injuries. The bodies just go lifeless and rigid. Such a scary sight

    Best wishes to him, his family and Tulane
    No offense, but hard to take you serious with Mr Bean staring at me like that.

    But yes it is sad and scary to see such a thing. Things like that remind you its just a game and very sad to see this.


    I'm not trying to be difficult, it comes naturally....

  9. #9
    Speechless
    Points: 644,301, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 50.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsVeteranOverdrive
    3TrueFans's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2009
    Location
    Ames
    Posts
    23,581
    Points
    644,301
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1,272
    Given: 122

    Re: Tulane safety broken neck and collapsed lung

    Big props to the people that responded to him on the field for sure.



  10. #10
    Speechless
    Points: 644,301, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 50.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsVeteranOverdrive
    3TrueFans's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2009
    Location
    Ames
    Posts
    23,581
    Points
    644,301
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1,272
    Given: 122

    Re: Tulane safety broken neck and collapsed lung

    I wonder if any thought was given, or if it's even an option in college football, to call a game for something like this. I mean watching a man very nearly die on the field and all, seems a little cold to cart him off and play on right away.



  11. #11
    Speechless
    Points: 856,769, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 77.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteranCreated Album pictures50000 Experience PointsOverdrive
    CycloneErik's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2008
    Location
    Jamerica
    Posts
    55,020
    Points
    856,769
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1,268
    Given: 1,098

    Re: Tulane safety broken neck and collapsed lung

    Quote Originally Posted by 3TrueFans View Post
    I wonder if any thought was given, or if it's even an option in college football, to call a game for something like this. I mean watching a man very nearly die on the field and all, seems a little cold to cart him off and play on right away.

    They should have. This wasn't even a case where you could say that the integrity of the game demanded that a close game be finished, or some wild claim like that. It was 35-3. Game was over.


    Since we are an elite team now, let's go get that One Cyclone Moment.
    Make this one for the ages!




    http://rememberingdoria.wordpress.com/

  12. #12
    Pro
    Points: 29,094, Level: 52
    Level completed: 41%, Points required for next Level: 656
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    1 year registered25000 Experience Points
    ISpyCy's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2011
    Location
    Harlan, IA/Lincoln, NE
    Posts
    2,192
    Points
    29,094
    Level
    52
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 54
    Given: 22

    Re: Tulane safety broken neck and collapsed lung

    Watch #18. It doesn't look that bad...until you see the slow-mo replay.

    Tulane's Devon Walker Breaks Neck - YouTube

    Thoughts and prayers to him and his family.




    Cyclones | Vikings | Royals | Red Wings

  13. #13
    Addict
    Points: 119,602, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    simply1's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2009
    Location
    Salt Lake City
    Posts
    5,281
    Points
    119,602
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 28
    Given: 2

    Re: Tulane safety broken neck and collapsed lung

    Sounds like a scholar athlete as well with his major, hope he can continue on with this.

    Walker is a senior majoring in cell and molecular biology. His brother, Raynard, told The Associated Press that their mother was watching the game on television when her son was injured.


    I don't do signatures. Blondes, brunettes, and red heads are a different story.

  14. #14
    Addict
    Points: 119,602, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    simply1's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2009
    Location
    Salt Lake City
    Posts
    5,281
    Points
    119,602
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 28
    Given: 2

    Re: Tulane safety broken neck and collapsed lung

    Quote Originally Posted by 3TrueFans View Post
    I wonder if any thought was given, or if it's even an option in college football, to call a game for something like this. I mean watching a man very nearly die on the field and all, seems a little cold to cart him off and play on right away.
    Yeah, coaches crying, and then having to go back to coaching a few minutes later, tough to ask them to do.


    I don't do signatures. Blondes, brunettes, and red heads are a different story.

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  
  • Football
  • Iowa State vs. North Dakota State
  • August 30, 2014
  • 11:00 AM