former CFL player cheating (deflate gate II)

Making the rounds today that the Seahawks will be investigated for cheating. The accused is Jon Ryan punter of seahawks. Who was a punter for the Blue Bombers in Winnipeg.

Evidence is clear he is using a deflated ball. And who do the Seahawks play this Sunday night? The Patriots.

Carroll and Ryan could be suspended for more than 6 games which would be huge for the Seahawks if the NFL comes down middle of the season.

Can you at least post links to the stuff you're talking about?

This is the image you're referring to I assume, from Monday night.

https://i.reddituploads.com/c7d3ac2ee97948f5b19a6be8f48269ce?fit=max&h=1536&w=1536&s=610d9e616381fc08cbf999bd41b1a5e6

That's just what a football looks like when kicked.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2fap7cz3dYY&feature=youtu.be&t=107

Also, kicking balls are handled by the NFL, so this is a non-story.

Oh NFL looks after footballs. i forgot. I will tell Tom Brady this.

NFL handles all balls even the players at this point. hahaha.

http://www.nfl.com/rulebook/ball

Tom Brady already knows that. Everyone knows that. Game balls are supplied by the home team, kicking balls are specially marked and delivered straight from the manufacturer.

This is totally different than the Brady issue.

no its not. the balls are used by the players prior to the game and are picked by the coaches and players. same as game balls for QB's.

The NFL could suspend him. its big talk everywhere.

I just showed you the rule. Kicking balls are not used by the players prior to the game. They're brand new footballs.

http://www.espn.com/nfl/news/story?id=2726072

So you're saying that the footballs provided to the officials in a sealed box by the manufacturers are then given to the teams prior to the game to practice with, and could be tampered with while in the teams' possession? Interesting. I suppose the kickers have to practice with something in warm-up.

Twelve (12) new footballs, sealed in a special box and shipped by the manufacturer, will be opened in the officials’ locker room two hours prior to the starting time of the game. These balls are to be specially marked with the letter "k" and used exclusively for the kicking game.

ya exactly. whats so hard to understand? the balls were tampered and is why the seahawks might be fined and suspended.

...yet its not on NFL.com, ESPN.com, TSN.ca or the Seahawks own website....you are full of p oop you do know that?

He gets his "facts" from random bullshit on Facebook. This has been going around for days amongst people who think there's a vast conspiracy against the Patriots.

We seem to get those every now and then around here. Not sure if it's the same guy, or if we just draw in a lot of dumber than usual trolls.

Umm, wouldn't you want an over inflated ball for kicking?

Then why isn't he banned? From forum guidelines;

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Pretty much everything the OP posts qualifies for 3 so why is nothing done? This is a part of the reason I don't come here often anymore.

then it must not be big news if i didn't know about it. i mean it talked about on every single sports show yesterday and today.

even during the patriots press conference today.

then again. it took 3 weeks for the media to pick on tom brady after the colts made it known to the broadcast team during the coaches post game show.

What sports show? Source please.

...well, if all you are going to do is come here to demand people should be banned then I'm not sure your contributions here are necessary...you are the only one who's asked for Access_Media to be banned btw...

This thread needs to be moved out of the CFL main forum, it's NOT a CFL story. Just because the OP put former CFL player in the headline, doesn't make it about the CFL, it's an NFL story. I hope the mods will move it to the appropriate sub forum.

no its not...

Woody Hayes was not imprisioned for punching that player...

as an example.

If at all possible on field crap should stay on field