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USC's Josh Shaw Injured... "I would do it again"

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  1. Buffnik

    Buffnik Real name isn't Nik Club Member Junta Member

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    USC cornerback Josh Shaw will be sidelined indefinitely after a heroic act left the fifth-year senior with a pair of high ankle sprains.

    Just hours after being voted a team captain on Saturday, Shaw was attending a family function when he saw his 7-year-old nephew, who does not know how to swim, struggling in a nearby pool. Instinctively, Shaw jumped from a second-floor balcony onto concrete below and crawled into the pool where he was able to help his nephew to safety, according to a release from the school.

    After getting his nephew to safety, Shaw made his way to a ladder and pulled himself from the water.

    Read more...

    True hero.
     
  2. sweaty teets

    sweaty teets Club Member Club Member

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    Wow, good kid.
     
  3. CUAviator

    CUAviator Well-Known Member

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    I was just about to post this. That was awesome


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  4. Gary Indiana

    Gary Indiana Club Member Club Member

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    Great story. Will be pulling for the kid to get back on the field.
     
  5. Duff Man

    Duff Man Moderator Club Member Junta Member

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    Allsome story.

    Hope he makes it back soon. Potential second day pick in the draft.
     
  6. Daaah

    Daaah Club Member Club Member

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    Wow. Dumb as a bag of rocks.
     
  7. Buffnik

    Buffnik Real name isn't Nik Club Member Junta Member

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    Really?
     
  8. CUFan

    CUFan Welcome back Club Member

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    What a great kid!


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  9. MtnBuff

    MtnBuff Not allowed in Barzil 2 Club Member

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    If this is dumb I hope that I live in a neighborhood full of dumb people.

    His parents have a lot to be proud of, almost enough to make me pull for a Trojan.
     
  10. sweaty teets

    sweaty teets Club Member Club Member

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    :lol: i think you're joking
     
  11. FlaBuff

    FlaBuff I drive a Dodge Stratus! Club Member

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    big props to that guy.
     
  12. Buffalo Brad

    Buffalo Brad Club Member Club Member

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    A lot of good in that dude. Pulling for him to get back on the field.
     
  13. leftybuff

    leftybuff Iconoclast Club Member

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    That is awesome, if anybody gets a 6th year of eligibility, that kid should.
     
  14. Uncle Ken

    Uncle Ken Orr no morr Club Member

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    And Josh Moten...
     
  15. Ruckus

    Ruckus Peep my words. Club Member

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    His mom let him up on the roof? I bet his dad is screaming up a storm on a message board somewhere about how he should get full custody. He's probably randomly talking about threesomes and politics, too.
     
  16. DBT

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    Don't neg rep me here, because he did a great thing. I have one question though. Is there anyone here that WOULD'NT have saved any kid, much less a nephew? Just good he was there and too bad he was injured.
     
  17. TimmyDUBs

    TimmyDUBs Dirty haole Club Member

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    Definitely. You only know if you are put in the situation but it takes courage and decisiveness.
     
  18. DBT

    DBT Club Member Club Member

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    Who was the, I think, NFL player who went into a lake to save two kids and died? He couldn't swim. Now how's that for bravery?

    Thank's google: Joe Delaney.

    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Joe_Delaney
     
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  19. zbuff

    zbuff Club Member Club Member

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    Thank owns Google?
     
  20. sackman

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    No. Thank is Google.
     
  21. Uncle Ken

    Uncle Ken Orr no morr Club Member

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    ruhroh [tweet]504322830906167296[/tweet]
     
  23. Uncle Ken

    Uncle Ken Orr no morr Club Member

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    YES! I felt so dirty rooting for a USC dude (any USC dude, football, student or graduate).

    Was the nephew imaginary?
     
  24. dply

    dply Doble hoja Club Member

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    "I'm a golden God!"

    Splat

    Ouch

    "I was rescuing my nephew!"
     
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    Darth Snow Hawaiian Buffalo Club Member Junta Member

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    [tweet]504321992905211904[/tweet]
     
  26. Buffalo Brad

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    That would be a shame and I hope he did not fabricate it.
     
  27. dply

    dply Doble hoja Club Member

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    Looks like someone got it on video.

    *warning graphic*

    [HIDE] [video=youtube;BYFOi4vf_c4]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BYFOi4vf_c4[/video] [/HIDE]
     
  28. Buffnik

    Buffnik Real name isn't Nik Club Member Junta Member

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    Is nothing sacred any more?

    Serves me right. I should know better than to feel touched by any story these days.
     
  29. Uncle Ken

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    YMSsR
     
  30. Darth Snow

    Darth Snow Hawaiian Buffalo Club Member Junta Member

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    Twitterverse now saying he was involved in a domestic dispute and was running from the cops when he jumped out a THIRD story window.
     

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