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What are they going to do when they play somewhere outdoors when it is raining/snowing (guess they can make a ipad umbrella). I don't see this working to well. It will either get broken in rage, stolen or maybe even just lock up on them during a game or the battery runs out.

...TIME OUT!!...TIME OUT!!! I gotta replace my battery!
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The amount of waste a football game generates overshadows any benefit they will see from not printing that playbook out also.

This is almost a plug for green / apple.
    
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I think I threw up in my mouth a little.
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I'll never watch NFL football again if this happens...
This x1,001
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This x1,001
Because the playbook medium is the center of the game, right?

    
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Because the playbook medium is the center of the game, right?

I've never heard of paper malfunctioning in the middle of a football game. I've never heard of a playbook getting fried due to weather conditions either.

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What are they going to do when they play somewhere outdoors when it is raining/snowing (guess they can make a ipad umbrella). I don't see this working to well. It will either get broken in rage, stolen or maybe even just lock up on them during a game or the battery runs out.

...TIME OUT!!...TIME OUT!!! I gotta replace my battery!
Haha, replacing a battery in an Apple product. Funny.
post #17 of 67
Now that's just silly. What they're gonna be called playpads from now on?
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I've never heard of paper malfunctioning in the middle of a football game. I've never heard of a playbook getting fried due to weather conditions either.
I haven't heard of an iPad doing that in a football game either.

AFAIK they use all kinds of electronics on the sidelines, right?

They aren't just going to sit it on the bench and step on it.
    
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Going to be funny to see a coach smash one because the play doesn't go as planned.
    
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Going to be funny to see a coach smash one because the play doesn't go as planned.
this. I think its a great idea because it'll save paper... I know its apple but i dont see whats wrong with an apply product used as a play book.
But Man I can only think about the coach throwing the pads everwhere

On other though, why not HP slate for those Apple haters.
    
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