Scenario bleak for NFL players in ove...

Scenario bleak for NFL players in overturned boat

There are 5 comments on the Newsday story from Mar 16, 2009, titled Scenario bleak for NFL players in overturned boat. In it, Newsday reports that:

Two NFL players may have died just a few hours after the fishing boat they were in overturned in rough water, possibly before rescuers were even alerted that they and two others were lost off the west coast of ...

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New York Groove

Brooklyn, NY

#1 Mar 16, 2009
What a terrible tragedy. God bless the victims and the families of this terrible tragedy.

United States

#2 Mar 16, 2009
What a sad story for everyone concerned. RIP to the 3 men, and condolences to their families.

United States

#3 Mar 16, 2009
Man - the captain was foolish. A 21 foot boat 50 miles offshore? That is nutz.

How terrible for these men... they had fun fishing that far offshore before - they probably didn't even give it a 2nd thought - being so far out, etc

I have a 21 foot boat - and I've never taken it more than 10 miles offshore - on a very clear day and calm day - with other fishing boats within a mile or two. 10 miles in a small boat out on the ocean (of Gulf) is way far
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Hollis, NY

#4 Mar 16, 2009
For all the people who own a boat and dont know why 3 people died here, TAKE A SAFE BOATING COURSE.

United States

#5 Mar 16, 2009
Move on, they're toast.

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