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    Tua Should Give Up Football Forever

    ‘Concussion’ doctor Bennet Omalu says Tua Tagovailoa should give up football forever

    https://nypost.com/2022/10/04/tua-ta...-bennet-omalu/

    Bennet Omalu, the famed neuropathologist who has been credited with finding chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE) in former football players, has said Dolphins quarterback Tua Tagovailoa should “stop playing” football after suffering a concussion last Thursday.
    “Tua, my brother. I love you,” Omalu said, speaking to TMZ, not to Tagovailoa. “I love you as much as I love my son. Stop playing. Stop. Hang your helmet and gallantly walk away.”
    Tagovailoa was taken off the field on a stretcher during Miami’s loss to the Bengals last Thursday after the back of his head crashed into the ground on a sack by Cincinnati nose tackle Josh Tupou.
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    Re: Tua Should Give Up Football Forever

    Tua got ****ed and never should have been out there after the hit by Milano. We all saw what happened against the Bengals. He was wronged.

    But this dr is the CTE guy and he has a lot of money at stake against the League. And I’ve seen no evidence thst he personally evaluated Tua.

    So, personal opinion: Tua needs an objective opinion and prob shouldn’t play but the CTE guy is not objective.

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    Re: Tua Should Give Up Football Forever

    Quote Originally Posted by Woodman View Post
    �Concussion� doctor Bennet Omalu says Tua Tagovailoa should give up football forever


    https://nypost.com/2022/10/04/tua-ta...-bennet-omalu/

    Bennet Omalu, the famed neuropathologist who has been credited with finding chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE) in former football players, has said Dolphins quarterback Tua Tagovailoa should �stop playing� football after suffering a concussion last Thursday.
    �Tua, my brother. I love you,� Omalu said, speaking to TMZ, not to Tagovailoa. �I love you as much as I love my son. Stop playing. Stop. Hang your helmet and gallantly walk away.�
    Tagovailoa was taken off the field on a stretcher during Miami�s loss to the Bengals last Thursday after the back of his head crashed into the ground on a sack by Cincinnati nose tackle Josh Tupou.


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    Re: Tua Should Give Up Football Forever

    Any doctor should tell you that no matter what. Footballs not safe, if i went to the doctor and told them i had diarrhea, he should tell me to stop playing football

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    It's just a back issue. A couple trips to the Chiropractor and...
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    Re: Tua Should Give Up Football Forever

    Quote Originally Posted by Cali512 View Post
    Hes had 11 injuries in 60 career games going back to college
    That doesn't bode well.

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    Re: Tua Should Give Up Football Forever

    He lost me when he said he loves him as much as he loves his own son. I hate drama queens.

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    Re: Tua Should Give Up Football Forever

    Quote Originally Posted by Novacane View Post
    He lost me when he said he loves him as much as he loves his own son. I hate drama queens.
    Gotta hate the drama queen.

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    Re: Tua Should Give Up Football Forever

    Like I've said several times. I don't care if he sits 2 or 10 games, the next time his head gets hit or he hits the ground he will experience the same thing. He's done.
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    Re: Tua Should Give Up Football Forever

    If he decides to roll the dice and keep playing - I hope his agent is looking at other teams.
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