Top 10 Dumbest Self-Inflicted Injuries
1. Plaxico Burress
Posted On 05.17, 2013

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Just last February Plaxico Burress caught the game-winning touchdown in the Super Bowl and was rewarded in the fall with a 5-year $35 million contract. But, apparently, with money does not come maturity. Burress missed many meetings, eventually leading to a one-game suspension. This would surely send a signal to him to clean up his act. If he didn’t, he’d really be shooting himself in the … You’ve all heard about it now.

Burress accidentally shot himself in the leg at a night club in New York City a few days ago. Now that’s dumb. But as dumb as shooting yourself in the leg is, that’s not the worst of it for Plax. He didn’t have a permit to carry the weapon and is being charged with two counts of second-degree criminal possession of a weapon for carrying a loaded semiautomatic handgun. If convicted the minimum jail sentence is 3½ years.


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