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Yanks Place Teixeira On 15-Day DL With Strained Hamstring

The New York Yankees have placed first baseman Mark Teixeira on the 15-day disabled list with a strained right hamstring and recalled catcher Austin Romine from Triple-A Scranton.


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Jets’ Rex ‘Optimistic’ Edwards Will Play; Seahawks Wary Of Hamstring

The Jets’ reunion with Braylon Edwards is already off to an odd start.


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Injury Breakdown: Exercises in Futility – More Lower Body

Part four of the “Exercises in Futility” series continues to address low back/lower body exercises more likely to result in injury than benefit.


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Injury Breakdown: Exercises in Futility – Lower Body

There are a number of conflicting instructions as to how to correctly perform a dead lift. The problem is that no matter which way you slice it, unless you lift competitively and have no choice, there are safer ways to strengthen.


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Injury Breakdown: Getting A Handle On Hamstrings

It came as no surprise to me that Darrelle Revis exited yesterday’s game having aggravated his left hamstring. Hamstring injuries just don’t resolve in a matter of days, especially so when an athlete is required to jump, leap, run and cut with abandon.


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Jets’ Revis Limited With Tight Hamstring

Deep breath, Jets fans. Darrelle Revis says he’ll be just fine. The star cornerback was limited in practice Thursday with tightness in his left hamstring, but fully expects to play Sunday in New York’s game against the New England Patriots.