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07-07-2011, 11:18 PM
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Originally Posted by Jester View Post
You're missing the point. In order to qualify, Lappy needs to be actively trying to make a comeback. Now, to a certain extent its all BS at this point, but it was never a sure thing that the league would let them LTIR him.

So, him having an actual official position is a potentially big deal.
Not saying they will now, but didn't the league make some sort of exception for Mike Rathje? He was on LTIR for like a hundred years wasn't he when he had no intention of coming back?

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