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.
Patellar tendon ruptures are relatively rare and they occur most often in people younger than 40.
New York backup defensive end Dave Tollefson was sidelined with a right knee injury during the Giants’ back-breaking loss to the Eagles Sunday.
The Jets head to Pittsburgh Sunday looking to snap their two-game losing streak and get their first ever win at Heinz Field, which will certainly be a tall order.
The Jets are facing a tough test Sunday – not only will they be trying to snap their 2-game losing streak, they’re also going to be gunning for their first ever win at Heinz field. You read that right. First ever. Is the writing on the wall for Gang Green?