It was only a matter of time before this type of information was brought to the surface. Players targeting other players because of concussions. Heck this happens all the time with other injuries; on a Friday night somewhere, nearly every state you will find a player who comments to another to target another players ankle because it is wrapped.
This is a “gladiator sport” and one that almost cherishes such behavior; all part of the game. Yesterday it came to light that some of the New York Giants were specifically targeting the tragic figure of the 49ers, Kyle Williams, due to his history of concussions;
After the game, reporters crowded around the locker of Jacquian Williams, who’d forced the second fumble, hoping for an angle: Had the Giants noticed something about Kyle Williams’s technique, some weakness in the 49ers punt-return scheme? “Nah,” Williams said. “The thing is, we knew he had four concussions, so that was our biggest thing, was to take him outta the game.”
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