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OUR VIEW: Bounties have no place in football, NFL or otherwise

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A former sports reporter at The Daily Republic once overheard this statement from an area football fan:

"We were pretty fed up with that kid (a player from an opposing team). We were hoping someone would break his leg."

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The subject of the conversation was a recent game, and the kid in question was a high school football player. The speaker was serious.

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