Latest News On Football Injuries With Expert Analysis From Physical Therapists

Peyton Manning’s Plantar Fascia Tear…Is this the End?

Fantasy Football Injury of the Week:  Peyton Manning and his Plantar Fascia Yesterday we learned that Peyton Manning has a tear in his plantar fascia and will miss at least this week’s game against Chicago.  The fantasy implications of Manning missing time might be minimal (Manning is ranked 30th in ...
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Arian Foster, Achilles Tendon Rupture

Arian Foster, Houston Texans Running Back Arian Foster is reported to have sustained an achilles tendon rupture in the Texans’ 44 to 26 loss to the Miami Dolphins on Sunday (video of injury here).  It has already been announced that Foster will miss the remainder of the season.  The real ...
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Will Blake Bortles miss Week 6 with an AC Sprain?

Fantasy Football Injury of the Week:  How bad is Blake Bortles Grade I AC Sprain? Blake Bortles has not typically been on the radar of many fantasy players since he joined the league in 2014.  However in 2015 he has had a sneaky good start to the season despite Jacksonville’s ...
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Injury Revisited: Dez Bryant, Jones Fracture

With no high-profile injuries to players at skilled positions this week, we bring you an update on the status and likely return to play for Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Dez Bryant.  Dez suffered a right 5th metatarsal fracture, commonly referred to as a Jones fracture, during the Cowboys’ week 1 ...
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Hamstring Strains for Lynch and McCoy (9-28-15 Fantasy Football Injury of the Week)

  This week we saw two key running backs leave the game early with hamstring strains.  Marshawn Lynch left the game at halftime and never returned.  The diagnosis at this time is a mild hamstring strain after an MRI was performed yesterday.  Typically you get a little more detail from ...
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