Originally posted on Razzball Football  |  Last updated 9/20/13
Instead of diving in with the usual pizzazz, I want to step back and take a look at something that happened last week. Baltimore running back Ray Rice was held to 36 yards on 13 carries before leaving with a strained left hip flexor. And then fantasy football showed its dark side. While we can’t see what was sent to him on his timeline (@RayRice27), it’s safe to say there were quite a few vicious tweets and people verbally puking on him. What the hell is wrong with people? I get that Twitter gives a platform that can give more direct access to athletes than was ever possible before. To take it that far is ridiculous. This is a GAME, folks. It’s not life and death. As a fantasy doctor, I get life and death. Whether your team wins a game in Week 2 isn’t it. Rice responded by saying on Twitter, “I was a fan of fantasy football until today so many spiteful and hateful words I still love you all God Bless great win today #Ravens.” It was a classy answer from Rice given how much ******** ...
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