2 NFL players missing at sea

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  1. Señor Stan

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    This is very sad indeed. I hope the wind and waves that are being reported just threw them off line and did not sink them.
     
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    It's actually 4 people not just two NFL players..either way this isn't looking too favorable...my prayers are with em' and their families.
     
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    They play for Detroit and Oakland? Hell of a way to get out of your contract.
     
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    HOU-TEX Ah, Football!

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    Man, it doesn't sound good.

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    I saw this. I really thought they might find them way off course..this makes it seem like they are all over and in trouble. Hopefully they had life jackets on and are floating somewhere.
     
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    At lunch I noticed the NFLN scroll saying the remaining 3 did in fact have life jackets on. Not to sound like an ass, but I reckon they might've been bait floating at sea that amount of time.
     


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    how the hell can you cling to a boat for 2 days? Thats crazy impressive
     
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    the guy clinging to the boat said when it flipped that they became seperated.
     
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    Found two alive? Well that is great news. It should be interesting in the next few days to hear what happened and all. This sounds like it was an extremely tragic event.
     
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    That is what I read...it was anchored, it flipped, they got seperated.
     
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    In the open waters, in rough seas that's nearly impossible.
     
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    I'm sorry to hear this.

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    That's not good news. The Coast Guard is very good at exhausting all of their resources trying to find people, but when they give up the search - it's pretty bleak.
     
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    yikes...I hate to hear that. :(
     
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    Sad news, I've been following this very closely.
    Thoughts and prayers of the 3 lost and their families.
     

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