But from a deeply human perspective, these days, I am never sad to hear that a pro football player is retiring. (I'm actually a little sad to see Tiki Barber coming back.) As I've said repeatedly, I'm having a really hard time reconciling my love for the game, with the long-term results of the game. Coupling that with entertainment Leviathan that is now football, it's increasingly hard for me to get into.
A big hit just doesn't excite me like it used to. But I'm not out yet. Still working my way through.
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