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    Bill Snyder suffers torn MCL and ACL

    According to ESPN.com's Big 12 blog, Kansas State head coach Bill Snyder suffered a torn MCL and ACL after two of his players -- defensive tackle Prizell Brown and offensive lineman Ethan Douglas. Combined weight: 560 pounds -- inadvertently fell into the coach's knee early on in spring practice.


    After initially deciding to keep the injury from the media, Snyder today acknowledged -- thanks to Internet rumors -- the extent of the damage to one of his 70-year-old knees.


    "I don't know if you've ever had 600 pounds fall on your knee or not, but that's what I did," Snyder said.


    "Doctor jerked my leg around and said your golf game is over unless you have surgery," Snyder said. "But the last time I played golf was an awful long time ago."



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    Re: Bill Snyder suffers torn MCL and ACL

    Probably won't replace his ACL at that age. I don't see Snyder running any cone drills in the future.



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    Re: Bill Snyder suffers torn MCL and ACL

    Ha...got a charlie weiss.



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    Re: Bill Snyder suffers torn MCL and ACL

    That's honestly too bad for old balls. Rehabbing at that age has to be really tough.




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    Re: Bill Snyder suffers torn MCL and ACL

    Uh oh, that sucks for Old Bill...


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    Re: Bill Snyder suffers torn MCL and ACL

    Maybe they shouldn't practice during Grandpa's naptime

    And honestly Gramps, who the hell is going to say, "Yea I know what that feels like"

    I don't know if you've ever had 600 pounds fall on your knee or not



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    Re: Bill Snyder suffers torn MCL and ACL

    Quote Originally Posted by Bader View Post
    Maybe they shouldn't practice during Grandpa's naptime

    And honestly Gramps, who the hell is going to say, "Yea I know what that feels like"
    Who is, Geronimus Clone?



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    Re: Bill Snyder suffers torn MCL and ACL

    I wouldn't wish this on any 70 yr old........but Bill Snyder.

    Hope the rehab is a mutha, you run up the score s.o.b.



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    Re: Bill Snyder suffers torn MCL and ACL

    After all of those ruthless ***-kickings he gave us and recruits he stole from us, he probably had a little bad karma coming his way.


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    Re: Bill Snyder suffers torn MCL and ACL

    Wheres the Bear Bryant crow's nest during these times?



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    Re: Bill Snyder suffers torn MCL and ACL



    He is getting closer and closer to looking like this all the time.. He needs a walking stick or cane now.



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