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    Titans owner fined 250 k for middle finger

    NFL fines Tennessee Titans owner Bud Adams $250K for flipping his middle fingers - ESPN

    i think he gave 5 middle fingers. that's 50 k per gesture. it really is the no fun league when an 86 year old who may be senile gets fined a quarter mil for doing something done on every playground in america.



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    Re: Titans owner fined 250 k for middle finger

    Holy crap! That is absurd.



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    Re: Titans owner fined 250 k for middle finger

    [ame=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=P7y4dZRKVeE]YouTube - Bud Adams flipping the bird at Buffalo Bills[/ame]


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    Re: Titans owner fined 250 k for middle finger

    That is dumb. I found it hilarious. It's good to visibly see an owner passionate about his team.



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    Re: Titans owner fined 250 k for middle finger

    Quote Originally Posted by delt4cy View Post
    That is dumb. I found it hilarious. It's good to visibly see an owner passionate about his team.
    I found it funny as hell..... crazy old man



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    Re: Titans owner fined 250 k for middle finger

    It's sad when old people forget to take their meds.




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    Re: Titans owner fined 250 k for middle finger

    Hey its the NFL....Ochocinco paid 20K for a bad joke, Tommy Harris paid 7K for a blatant cheap shot



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    Re: Titans owner fined 250 k for middle finger

    Quote Originally Posted by uro cy View Post
    Hey its the NFL....Ochocinco paid 20K for a bad joke, Tommy Harris paid 7K for a blatant cheap shot
    Yeah, at least they have they're priorities straight!


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    Re: Titans owner fined 250 k for middle finger

    If a player did this, he'd probably get fined like $20,000. How is it fair to fine a guy $250,000 just because he has the money?



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    Re: Titans owner fined 250 k for middle finger

    The guy was just getting back at the Bills for their ridiculous comeback in the '92/'93 post-season.



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    Re: Titans owner fined 250 k for middle finger

    Quote Originally Posted by vanillathrilla View Post
    The guy was just getting back at the Bills for their ridiculous comeback in the '92/'93 post-season.
    You think they would have had to have been "even" after the Music City Miracle...


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    Re: Titans owner fined 250 k for middle finger

    Quote Originally Posted by jdoggivjc View Post
    You think they would have had to have been "even" after the Music City Miracle...
    True, but I still call BS on that throw...



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    Re: Titans owner fined 250 k for middle finger

    WOW! I think they could fine me about $2bil a week in Houston rush hour for prices like that!



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