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NFL Week 8 Injury Report: Fractured Forearm (Carson Palmer)

Our weekly NFL report evaluates injuries to players of local (Patriots, Giants and Jets) or national interest with commentary by a sports orthopedic specialist from the Bone & Joint Institute at Hartford Hospital.  Sign up for automatic delivery to your inbox (click here and scroll to “Free email newsletters”). Player: Carson...

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A Medical Look At Devastating Injury To Celtics’ Gordon Hayward

This special edition of our weekly injury report reviews Gordon Hayward’s devastating injury less than 7 minutes into his first regular-season game Oct. 17 with the Boston Celtics after signing a four-year, $128 million contract.  Sign up for our weekly NFL report (click here and scroll to “Free email newsletters”), which evaluates...


NFL Injury Report Week 5: What, Exactly, Is Turf Toe?

Our weekly NFL report evaluates injuries to players of local (Patriots, Giants and Jets) or national interest with commentary by a sports orthopedic specialist from the Bone & Joint Institute at Hartford Hospital. Player: Matt Forte, New York Jets running back. Injury: Turf toe. How it happened: During a run...


NFL Week 4 Injury Report: Andrew Luck (Shoulder)

Our weekly NFL report evaluates injuries to players of local (Patriots, Giants and Jets) or national interest with commentary by a sports orthopedic specialist from the Bone & Joint Institute at Hartford Hospital. Player: Andrew Luck, Indianapolis Colts quarterback. Injury: Torn labrum in right (throwing) shoulder. How it happened: Lot...