Found July 30, 2012 on Pro Football Zone:
Getty Images Free agent tight end Jeremy Shockey may never play another down in the NFL after ripping commissioner Roger Goodell on Twitter. Shockey specificaly blasted Goodell about the health concerns that players now face with all the evidence of how serious concussions are. The no it all Rog goodell lied to every player and told us concussions will not effect us in life that a LIE!… — Jeremy Shockey (@JeremyShockey) July 30, 2012 Science tells me I’ll be dead time in 54yrs old!! What would u do? — Jeremy Shockey (@JeremyShockey) July 30, 2012 It would be great to give the health study on NFL players on a commercial during the games!! just want the fans and congress to know! FACT — Jeremy Shockey (@JeremyShockey) July 30, 2012 Gotta love Shockey, he’s never at a loss for words…or tweets.

Jeremy Shockey rips Roger Goodell in Twitter rant about health of NFL players

As the issue of concussions and head injuries in the NFL becomes more prevalent, so too do the discussions about it on Twitter. On Sunday night, Jeremy Shockey decided to get in on the act by preaching about the negative effects playing football has on the health of players. He is not the first player to do this and won’t be the last, but what was particularly interesting about...

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Jeremy Shockey: Goodell ‘lied to every player’

Yeah, so maybe there are better ways to go about getting a job in the NFL. Jeremy Shockey, the free agent tight end, is probably to stick with that title for a while. On Sunday night, Shockey went on a brief TwitteRant against commissioner Roger Goodell, claiming (though not very coherently) he “lied to every player” regarding concussions. The no it all Rog goodell lied to every...

Jeremy Shockey says Roger Goodell lied to players about concussions

Late Sunday night, free agent tight end Jeremy Shockey tweeted a link to LZ Granderson’s moving piece about Junior Seau. Presumably having read the piece, Shockey then proceeded to give his reaction to it. Shockey starts off his series of tweets by first tweeting, “its sad but the truth!!” Then, he turns his attention to the NFL’s and Roger Goodell’s handling of the concussion...

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Saints quarterback Drew Brees, a member of the players' union executive board, told Sports Illustrated that respect and trust are issues that should concern commissioner Roger Goodell. "Nobody trusts him. Nobody trusts him," Brees said. "I'm not talking about a DUI, or using a gun in a strip club, which are pretty clear violations. I think there're too...

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