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Michael Boley and Meniscus Tears and Repairs

Posted: 6th October 2009 by Marc Silberman in NFL
New York Giants linebacker Michael Boley is expected to be sidelined for a month after undergoing arthroscopic knee surgery on Tuesday to "repair" a "partially" torn meniscus. The injury apparently happened during this past Sunday's game against Kansas City, although Boley did not miss a snap and made five solo tackles with one sack. Signed as a free agent in February after four years with Atlanta, Boley played three games this season ...

Frank Gore: Ankle Strain and Hind Foot Sprain?

Posted: 1st October 2009 by Marc Silberman in NFL
Frank Gore is reported to be out at least three weeks after MRI results "revealed" Monday that he suffered a right ankle strain and a right hind foot sprain on the first play from scrimmage in last weekÆs game against the Vikings. Coach Mike Singletary said the injury was not related to his ankle sprain he suffered two weeks prior against Seattle.á Really? (Say out loud like SNL skit.) 1.ááááá In 15 years, ...

Gonzalez and The Dreaded Non-Contact Knee Injury

Posted: 13th September 2009 by Marc Silberman in NFL
Indianapolis Colts wide receiver Anthony Gonzalez went down in the first quarter today with a non-contact right knee injury in the Colt’s win against the Jaguars.    It appeared his right foot got stuck in the turf while planting on his right foot and cutting left. He wasn't touched on the play.  He didn't bear weight on his right leg walking off the field, and didn't return to play. Peyton Manning should appropriately ...