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Old 12-14-2018, 04:40 PM
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Originally Posted by PapaJoe View Post
I don't see why not. I would assume that anyone, male or female, playing on a professional level has been playing the sport competitively for a good portion of their lives. Perhaps co-ed, perhaps not. Any woman who is playing at this level of athleticism and skill isn't some "delicate little flower" who needs to be treated with kid gloves. She is likely a fierce competitor who has been taking (and likely giving) those kinds of hits for quite a while. I imagine she might even be offended by men "taking it easy" on her.
I'm sure the woman herself wouldn't be wanted to be treated delicately, but I can see many people on social media taking the "a man shouldn't hit a woman (hard)" principle onto the football field.