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Video Appears To Show Player Telling His Teammate To Fake An Injury

A general view of Purdue's football stadium.

WEST LAFAYETTE, IN - SEPTEMBER 12: General View during the game between the Indiana State Sycamores and the Purdue Boilermakers at Ross-Ade Stadium on September 12, 2015 in West Lafayette, Indiana. (Photo by Cory Seward/Getty Images)

Faking injuries - or, at least, exaggerating injuries - to slow down a team's offense is unfortunately a part of today's football.

Earlier this year, Florida State head coach Willie Taggart says he believed Virginia Tech's defenders were doing it. Then, this past weekend, it seemed like the Seminoles' players were doing it against Syracuse.

Now, a new video has surfaced, appearing to show a Purdue player telling a teammate to go down with an injury.

Check it out:

It's clear as day that the player goes to the ground after his teammate points at it, but it's possible that the player was truly injured and his teammate just wanted him to not play hurt.

Regardless, Missouri ended up winning the game, 40-37.