Jason Peters, Philadelphia’s left tackle, tore his biceps tendon Week 6 on Thursday night football. Upon announcement of this injury, the obvious question was asked: Is this a season-ending injury? The answer: It depends on whether he tore the biceps tendon at the elbow or at the shoulder.
Ezekiel Elliott, star running back for Dallas, got banged up in Weeek 4 and is now dealing with bursitis in his knee and an ankle injury. During the game, Elliott was spotted limping several times on the sidelines. Nonetheless, he still had an excellent game and is currently the NFL’s leading
Injury insight from our orthopedic surgeon, Dr. Jeffrey Budoff. Anthony Miller, Chicago’s rookie wide receiver, dislocated his left shoulder twice Week 3, as confirmed by head coach Matt Nagy.
Fantasy football injury insight from our orthopedic surgeon, Dr. Jeffrey Budoff.
Doug Baldwin, Seattle’s No. 1 wide receiver, was sidelined this preseason with what was probably an arthritic left knee condition. He said he was only at 80-85 percent, which has been seized upon by fantasy pundits, many of which lowered him significantly in their rankings beyond the usual “injury discount.”
During Week 11,1 D’Onta Foreman, the Texans promising rookie running back, tore his Achilles tendon. Many were expecting Foreman to greatly cut into Lamar Miller’s workload in 2018, possibly even supplanting him as the lead running back in the Houston backfield. The question then arises: how will this injury affect
Those of you who listen to Tod Burros’ Run to Daylight Podcast have heard me talk about Andrew Luck’s shoulder ad nauseum.
Carson Palmer suffered what was reported to be an ulna “nightstick” fracture of his left/non-throwing forearm during Week 7.
J.J. Watt, Houston’s star defensive lineman, suffered a lateral tibial plateau fracture on the first drive of Week 5. The tibial plateau involves the knee joint at the top of the shin bone and is a very significant injury.
David Johnson, the player I paid the most for in all of my auction drafts Arizona’s star running back, suffered a wrist injury this past Sunday. It was initially reported that X-rays were negative and he had suffered a wrist sprain. Then it was reported that he dislocated his wrist.