My Son Will Never Play Football

January 18, 2016 I know, I know how can this be coming from the woman who writes about sports, used to manage the Duke Football team, talks about fantasy and goes to every football game possible? I should clarify this a bit. First off, I don’t have a son. But if I did, I hope

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A tear that happens while moving

August 23, 2015   Thems the Breaks A tear that happens while moving… Jordy Nelson will not be alone if it’s confirmed that his ACL is likely torn. Multiple other famous NFL players have torn their ACLS and lived to tell the tale. A few examples include: Tom Brady, Adrian Peterson, and Rob Gronkowski. They

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Bones aren’t the only things that fracture

December 28, 2014 Thems the Breaks Bones aren’t the only things that fracture… A lot of attention has been given to Alex Smith the Chiefs’ quarterback because of his lacerated spleen that put him on the injured list this week and took him out of the starting position. The spleen is an organ tucked up

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Vertebral Body Injuries

Thems the Breaks Watch your back… Tony Romo recently broke two transverse processes in his spine, from a knee in the back, which didn’t allow him to start today. The soccer player from Brazil – Neymar- broke a spinous process. see picture for difference. Why is this important? Well you don’t want to break a

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