The New York Jets are lean, and not in a good way. Excluding Santonio Holmes, who was placed on injured reserve following Week 4 with a Lisfranc injury to his left foot, the Jets have 19 players on their injured list — the most in the NFL.
The number of Tommy John surgeries are rising around the MLB.
Abby Sims breaks down the diagnoses and prognoses for John Skelton, Pierre Garcon, Dwight Freeney, Fred Jackson, Rashad Jennings, David Nelson, Jake Locker and Rodger Saffold.
Of the many current injuries in Major League Baseball, a number of them might have been avoided with a slower progression back to the field. Others appear to be exacerbations waiting to happen.
Opting for surgery sooner rather than later all but ensures Bautista will have a complete recovery for 2013.
Jim Leonhard, Ryan Williams, Nate Allen and Clint Sintim are amongst NFL sufferers from recent seasons who could counsel the newest members of the patellar tendon club.
One of the significant NFL injuries this month is a torn triceps. Eugene Amano of the Tennessee Titans had the unfortunate distinction of giving Levi Brown and Jason Hunter a preview by tearing his right triceps in practice
ACL and Achilles Tendon injuries are accounting for most of the times missed by NFL stars this preseason.
Ben Roethlisberger just happened to mention on Thursday that he has been playing with some shoulder pain due to a partial rotator cuff tear that he suffered in a loss to Baltimore on November 6, 2011.
Colby Lewis, Texas Rangers reliable right-handed starting pitcher, will undergo surgery this week to repair a flexor tendon at his right elbow.
When New York Mets lefty Johan Santana was placed on the DL on Saturday, his previously sprained ankle was reported to be the culprit.
A detailed breakdown of Dillon Gee’s shoulder injury.
There is frequently a significant discrepancy between the time a player is predicted to be on the bench or DL following injury, as compared with actual time lost.
The flexibility, strength and power required of the adductors in pitching, as well as the very repetitive nature of the work, places them at risk of strain.
Predictions that Howard would return to the lineup in late spring, and then before June, have been blown away, and it appears he still has a ways to go.