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Louisville's CB Anthony Conner breaks neck.


 Louisville's CB Anthony Conner breaks neck.
topic by L1C4 - 10-21-2011, 11:23 PM - Boxden > BX SportsCenter


Video here: Louisville Cardinals CB Anthony Conner breaks neck during collision - ESPN




LOUISVILLE, Ky. - Louisville coach Charlie Strong says cornerback Anthony Conner broke his neck when his head hit the knee of Rutgers receiver Mohamed Sanu but he isn't paralyzed.

Conner was carted off the field Friday night after going down on the first play of the second quarter, and team officials said a few minutes later that the senior was conscious with feeling in his extremities.

Strong said Conner was able to squeeze hands and raised his hand, which made his teammates feel he'd be OK. But the coach found out about the severity of the injury during a timeout late in Louisville's 16-14 win.

"Anthony Conner, it's so sad," Strong said. "Our prayers go out to him and his family, but he ended up breaking his neck."

Conner came in low to tackle Sanu, and the cornerback flipped the Rutgers receiver. But Conner's helmet banged off Sanu's right knee, and he went down on the field. Trainers worked on him for several minutes, strapping him to a backboard. He did move his feet and a hand as he was carted off to an ambulance where he was taken to Jewish Hospital.

Louisville's Conner breaks neck; not paralyzed - College football- NBC Sports


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16 comments for "Louisville's CB Anthony Conner breaks neck. (Video)"


 10-21-2011, 11:28 PMaway - #2
Kooper 64 heat pts64

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aim high get a flag;
go low you break your neck.







self preservation


get the flag



hope hes ok though
 10-21-2011, 11:31 PMaway - #3
2TopFlite 18 heat pts18

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Yea dat #### was ####ed up I feel bad for dude... the video on espn(highlights)
 10-21-2011, 11:36 PMaway - #4
dj X 14 heat pts14

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 10-21-2011, 11:40 PMaway - #5
L1C4 44 heat pts44

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We got that W

but I hope he makes a fast quick recovery & can get back on the field but I doubt it.

He did drop to low but he lit ol dude up on that hit
 10-22-2011, 12:27 AMaway - #6
luker1920 50 heat pts50

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im glad he isnt paralyzed
 10-22-2011, 12:48 AMaway - #7
Chuck_Remixed 48 heat pts48

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I hope he makes a full recovery but good god please stop tackling like that. I use to get on my homeboy about that back in high school who repeatedly did that.
 10-22-2011, 01:08 AMaway - #8
theFREAK 747 heat pts747

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Originally Posted by luker1920
im glad he isnt paralyzed
This.
 10-22-2011, 01:39 AMaway - #9
RAZAH CUTS 2421 heat pts2421

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Originally Posted by Glockcoma AKs
We got that W

but I hope he makes a fast quick recovery & can get back on the field but I doubt it.

He did drop to low but he lit ol dude up on that hit
son...he broke his neck not his finger...
 10-22-2011, 05:08 AMaway - #10
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ni##a went low AND lowered his head.....that was the problem.
 10-22-2011, 07:52 AMaway - #11
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Originally Posted by Glockcoma AKs
We got that W

but I hope he makes a fast quick recovery & can get back on the field but I doubt it.

He did drop to low but he lit ol dude up on that hit

Yeah I doubt he gets back, and injuries like that make u hesitant to come back too soon
 10-22-2011, 11:21 AMaway - #12
Mike Nitty 6 heat pts

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against Rutgers too wow....

thats some ole 6 degrees of separation type ####
 10-22-2011, 11:33 AMaway - #13
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thats CREEPY! oucch
 10-22-2011, 12:12 PMaway - #14
27Lives 19 heat pts19

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Ouch!
 10-22-2011, 12:45 PMaway - #15
Michael 1987 636 heat pts636

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OH ####.
 10-22-2011, 02:52 PMaway - #16
L1C4 44 heat pts44

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Bro, I know he broke his neck & it will be a long time. I was just saying I HOPE he makes a quick recovery. He may not be able to play football ever again. I'm just saying I hope its a quick recovery & hes alright.
 
 


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