Lua injury update

Discussion in 'PatsFans.com - Patriots Fan Forum' started by Christopher_Price, Aug 30, 2007.

  1. Christopher_Price

    Christopher_Price Rotational Player and Threatening Starter's Job

    The Patriots have just announced that linebacker Oscar Lua has suffered a leg injury, and he will not return.

    More...
     
  2. 37Harrison

    37Harrison 2nd Team Getting Their First Start

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    And then he goes to IR.
     
  3. PromisedLand

    PromisedLand Virtual Internet Person

    Tell us something we didn't already know.
     
  4. SoCal Bong

    SoCal Bong Rotational Player and Threatening Starter's Job

    does there need to be a "More...." link when there is no more?
     
  5. BadMoFo

    BadMoFo Experienced Starter w/First Big Contract

    That's what I was thinking.
     
  6. Flying Fungi

    Flying Fungi In the Starting Line-Up

    will the Notre Dame red-shirt and the Southern Cal red-shirt learn to love each other?

    stay tuned!
     
  7. Fencer

    Fencer Veteran Starter w/Big Long Term Deal

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    USC guys seem to be very good at sitting on the bench.

    Cassell hardly got off the bench when I saw him in a charity flag football game.
     
  8. italia44

    italia44 In the Starting Line-Up

    he's day to day......get with the program,chris
     
  9. T-ShirtDynasty

    T-ShirtDynasty Moderator

    I believe that is an automated function. Chris can correct me if I'm wrong, but I think that every entry he makes on his blog is automatically linked here with a new thread featuring a short summary and corresponding link to the full blog entry. If it's a short entry that fits completely within the posted summary, the software is going to post a 'more' link to the full entry at the blog URL anyway.
     
  10. RayClay

    RayClay Hall of Fame Poster

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    Oh, just give Chris a click for crissakes. Darn whiners.:D
     
  11. Christopher_Price

    Christopher_Price Rotational Player and Threatening Starter's Job

    Thanks Ray. To answer the previous question, it is an automated system. But if you guys find it too difficult to take the extra click straight through to the blog, I can just PM you updates directly from the stadium....
     
    Last edited: Aug 31, 2007
  12. solman

    solman Rotational Player and Threatening Starter's Job

    Lua's injury allows us to store him on IR.

    That means:

    1. We keep him away from other teams
    2. We get an extra space on our practice squad.

    Bruschi and Seau are aging free agents who may be ready to retire (especially if they get another ring).

    In 2007, there is little chance he would have gotten significant playing time.

    He will have a much better chance of making the team in 2008.
     
  13. patsox23

    patsox23 Experienced Starter w/First Big Contract

    I second that. The guy goes to the trouble of the updates, if they are occasionally short enough that the "more" is redundant, I think we can deal and help a brother out with a click.
     
  14. SoCal Bong

    SoCal Bong Rotational Player and Threatening Starter's Job

    Just to clarify, it was not a complaint, merely a question. One which I now regret. I just thought if anything it would be less work for the poster but since its automated its no additional effort.

    Asked and answered. Let's carry on now.
     
  15. Christopher_Price

    Christopher_Price Rotational Player and Threatening Starter's Job

    SoCal, sorry if I jumped ugly. It's nearing the end of a long day. (The players aren't the only ones ready to get the regular-season games underway--these damned preseason night games have about run me ragged. I can't wait to get back to Sunday at 1....)
     

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