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The reason for all the brutal hits being doled out in the NFL can be attributed to coaches who just don't understand or adhere to the fundamentals, according to former Packers linebacker Dave Robinson. His former coach, Vince Lombardi, never tolerated head-hunting, and he thinks it's a shame that coaches of his caliber just don't exist anymore. “He was very strict about dirty play,” Robinson, said, via USA TODAY Sports, via the Northwestern.com. “He would never have stood for helmet-to-helmet contact, he just wouldn’t have.” “There are no more Vince Lombardis, there are no more Paul Browns, there are no more George Halases,” he said. “They were all the guys who worked at it for years and years and really understood the profession. (NFL coaches today) have never been taught the correct way to tackle. If they’ve never been taught, how in the heck can you expect them to teach it?” Robinson believes that the only way to avoid that type of play in the future is to tea...
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