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Chad Pennington OUT for the season !!!

Discussion in 'Chargers Fan Forum' started by Chargers-Superhero, Sep 28, 2009.

  1. Chargers-Superhero

    Chargers-Superhero Just win the Damn SB !!!

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    Just heard it on ESPN monday afternoon at 3:30 eastern time.

    Chad is out for the season after that hit by Burnett. OUCH :icon_eek:
     
  2. nickelbolt

    nickelbolt Fuggedaboutit

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    That sucks.
     
  3. ChargerRay

    ChargerRay LA Chargers Suck! Staff Member Super Moderator Podcaster

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    It does, but I hope we do the same to Rothlisberger on Sunday.
     
  4. SDRaiderH8er

    SDRaiderH8er Well-Known Member

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    hasn’t he had surgery on that same shoulder twice now? Could that be his career?
     
  5. Chargers-Superhero

    Chargers-Superhero Just win the Damn SB !!!

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  6. in_a_days

    in_a_days dgaf

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  7. Ride The Lightning

    Ride The Lightning Join the Dark Side, we have cookies.

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    Might be. Damn.

    On that play, it's didn't even look that serious TBH.
     
  8. Aggieman

    Aggieman I bleed blue and gold

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    Shaun Philips just gained a little more respect and expect him to be even more wrapped up throughout the rest of the season. With Merriman out for this one, it will certainly have a terrible impact on our pass rush.
     
  9. LFEpooh124

    LFEpooh124 BoltTalker

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    That's unfortunate.
     
  10. nickelbolt

    nickelbolt Fuggedaboutit

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    Yeah... we'll have ZERO sacks instead of one.

    I actually think the defense will play better with Merriman out right now. He hasn't been more than 75% in any of the 3 games thus far, so English gets another full week of preparation... and the Steelers' o-line is nowhere near as good as Baltimore's right now.
     
  11. Ride The Lightning

    Ride The Lightning Join the Dark Side, we have cookies.

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    :yes: with the 1st team
     
  12. Thumper

    Thumper WHS

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    That was my first thought. To bad. I've always liked Chad.
     
  13. Ride The Lightning

    Ride The Lightning Join the Dark Side, we have cookies.

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    Fcuker has owned us for years, but yeah, he's always been a decent dude.
     
  14. nickelbolt

    nickelbolt Fuggedaboutit

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    That's a career ender.

    The Chad Henne era has officially begun.
     
  15. Buck Blincoe

    Buck Blincoe BoltTalker

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    That's really too bad. The Dolphins had a reasonable shot at having a fine year.
     
  16. AnteaterCharger

    AnteaterCharger Carpe Diem et omni Mundio Staff Member Super Moderator Podcaster

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    Yeah as much as in a sense I'm glad the bolts don't have to play him again, he's a good guy and a hell of a competitor
     
  17. BOLTS4LIFE

    BOLTS4LIFE Banned Banned

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    I do too.
     
  18. Concudan

    Concudan Caffeinated Commando

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    Sorry to hear that. Never like anyone losing players for the whole season.

    I think the NFL needs to develope a mini IR for players who will be out 6 or more weeks... Not that such a thing would help Chad right now. I cant imagine how frustrated he must be.
     
  19. MasterOfPuppets

    MasterOfPuppets Charger fan since 1979

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    I was thinking the same thing the other day, great minds think a like :icon_eek: :icon_huh:
     
  20. SDRaiderH8er

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    He did, he owned us, I would hate to see him go out like that. He was a great adversary, he made us play our A game every time he came in here.

    I am not a Doctor, but I just don’t see how they can go in there and fix it up a third time, and what I mean is how much fresh meat is still in there? And on the other side, how much range of motion will he have, and is it worth it too try for another season or is it time to hang them up,
     
  21. SDRaiderH8er

    SDRaiderH8er Well-Known Member

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    they had it that way a few years ago. They changed it because of the way that the teams were placing the players on the list, then taking them off.
     
  22. ChargerRay

    ChargerRay LA Chargers Suck! Staff Member Super Moderator Podcaster

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    Heard on ESPN that this maybe a career ending injury.
     
  23. Kwak

    Kwak ....

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    I heard the same thing. He is supposed to have "The" Dr Andrews look at it. Same doc that has cut on his shoulder twice already.
     
  24. !~BOLT~!

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    That's just too bad for Chad, he was a great competitor.
     
  25. WonderSlug

    WonderSlug Well-Known Member

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    And then the season started.
     
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  26. SDRaiderH8er

    SDRaiderH8er Well-Known Member

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    I hope not, but at the same time he has to start thinking about the long term effects.
     
  27. Buck Melanoma

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    Agree. I'm all about keeping Shawne & LT out for now if we can swing it. I f Applewhite can get healthy, keep Shawne out. And WTF is Tyler of the new contract??

    Yep - Chad has had a questionable arm/shoulder his entire career. Marshall has been a long-time competitor of VT. Chad has always been a good competitor & very smart, but his arm is fragile.
     
  28. HEXEDBOLT

    HEXEDBOLT Don't like it, lump it!!!

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    This suck's, I hate even hearing about it, and I don't like that it happened to him. I've had three major sport's related injury surgical procedures and none of it was fun. 18 months is what I had to go through and I'll tell you this, every second of it was fawked up.
     
  29. TheLash

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    Bummer for Chad. that will be his 3rd shoulder surgery:icon_eek:
     
  30. HEXEDBOLT

    HEXEDBOLT Don't like it, lump it!!!

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    Fawk, I had surgery today on my left elbow and it sucks. Luckily, a friend of mine came out here from Dego and she is helping me out.
     

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