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    Is this acceptable for a coach to do?

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    Re: Is this acceptable for a coach to do?

    no problem with it. He was talking to the kid, seemed calm enough, and then other assistants came over and the kid started ignoring the head coach. Slap did no damage, couldn't have done any damage, just startle the kid.



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    Re: Is this acceptable for a coach to do?

    Nah, not a big deal.



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    Re: Is this acceptable for a coach to do?

    I've seen worse and he'll get hit harder than that in every game. Next time, maybe he won't walk away from the coach when he's taking to him.
    In this day and age though, who knows, he'll probably get fired, sued and then hung.


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    Re: Is this acceptable for a coach to do?

    Quote Originally Posted by cyclonedave25 View Post
    I've seen worse and he'll get hit harder than that in every game. Next time, maybe he won't walk away from the coach when he's taking to him.
    In this day and age though, who knows, he'll probably get fired, sued and then hung.
    Isn't a draw-and-quartering more S.O.P. for coaches that hurt kid's feelings these days?



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    Re: Is this acceptable for a coach to do?

    I think it's poor coaching, but I don't think it's worthy of an official reprimand or something like that



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    Yes..



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    Re: Is this acceptable for a coach to do?

    I've done worse.


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    Re: Is this acceptable for a coach to do?

    Quote Originally Posted by Gnomeborg View Post
    Isn't a draw-and-quartering more S.O.P. for coaches that hurt kid's feelings these days?
    It depends how much emotional distress he caused on the QB.


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    Re: Is this acceptable for a coach to do?

    This will probably get blown way out of proportions. The coach was upset, but he did not cross a line, my high school coach did way more.


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    Re: Is this acceptable for a coach to do?

    When I read about a coach punching someone I thought of this:




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    Re: Is this acceptable for a coach to do?

    Our coaches did more than that in wrestling.



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    Re: Is this acceptable for a coach to do?

    Quote Originally Posted by Cydar View Post
    When I read about a coach punching someone I thought of this:

    I hate this clip, because it is the reason that ISU, in the middle of building a pretty awesome foundation for a team with real history of success, lost Earl Bruce.



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    Re: Is this acceptable for a coach to do?

    Nothing wrong. Our old HS coach broke a couple clip boards over our helmets back in the day. I'd rather have a hardass coach.



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    Re: Is this acceptable for a coach to do?

    The fact that this is even being discussed shows of wussified America has become...



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