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Former NFL quarterback Kurt Warner made an appearance on the Dan Patrick Show on Thursday and discussed the penalties that the NFL handed out to the Saints players that were involved in the bounty scandal as well as the recent passing of former NFL linebacker Junior Seau.
Warner made it clear that during the 2010 NFC Championship game he didn’t feel like the Saints went after him any differently than any other game he played in.
“I played in a lot of games where they were really trying to take me out,” Warner said. “When I went back and looked at that game … I don’t ever remember thinking it was anything more than a tough playoff game. I don’t remember anything that was beyond the whistle. Even the big hit was legal.”
Warner was shocked that Saints linebacker Jonathan Vilma has been suspended for a year.
“I was surprised,” Warner said. “I didn’t expect to see a player suspended 16 games.”
“Scares me. They both have the dream, like Dad, to play in the NFL. When you hear things like
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Former NFL quarterback Kurt Warner played for the St. Louis Rams, New York Giants and most recently, the Arizona Cardinals during his time in the league.
Prior to his NFL career, Warner was playing with the Iowa Barnstormers of the Arena Football League.
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One of the alarming details from the Saints bounty program that got Jonathan Vilma into trouble involves Kurt Warner. The NFL says their investigation revealed that Vilma, who has been suspended for the entire 2012 season, pledged $10,000 to any teammate who knocked Warner out during a 2009 playoff game between the Cardinals and the Saints. During an appearance on the Dan Patrick...
Less than twenty-four hours from learning of the death of former NFL great Junior Seau, another NFL legend, Kurt Warner, made an appearance on the “Dan Patrick Show”. During the course of the ten minute interview, Warner was asked if, in light of what is now known about concussions along with his own experiences in [...]
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Former NFL player and current ESPN analyst Merril Hoge has a habit of speaking his mind, for better or for worse. Hoge had some strong words on NFL Live in regards to Kurt Warner’s comments Thursday that Warner wouldn’t want his sons to play football. Here are Hoge’s comments, via Pro Football Talk: “I think [...]
Earlier today on his radio show, Dan Patrick called out ESPN Radio host Colin Cowherd for what he perceived to be stealing Patrick's work. To get you caught up on the controversy, it revolves around quotes made by NFL Network analyst Kurt Warner. The former Cardinals QB made news yesterday by saying on The Dan Patrick Show that the thought of his children playing professional...
Dan Patrick frequently talks about his former employer, ESPN, (aka the “Mothership”), on his nationally syndicated and televised radio show, but he doesn’t often go after them as much as he did on Friday.
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Kurt Warner told Dan Patrick that he would prefer that his kids didn't play football:
“They both have the dream, like dad, to play in the NFL,” Warner said. “That’s their goal. And when you hear...
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