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Violence a Fact of Life for the Modern Athlete

Richard BowlerSenior Analyst IMay 31, 2016

IconWith massive egos to go along with their massive pay checks, it is no wonder that modern athletes often act out violently. Tyler Brayton's attempt to knee an opponent in the groin on national television is just another in a long string of overtly violent attacks by athletes.

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