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This 2019 NFL season, 3DPT will be highlighting injuries common in the world of professional football.  Each week we’ll take a look at any injuries that may have occurred in the games of the week and give you some insight on the injury – how it occurred and recovery time.

 

Week 13:  Stinger  – Jordan Howard

Week 13: Stinger – Jordan Howard

Week 13 brought another embarrassing performance from the Philadelphia Eagles.  Injuries have plagued the team this year and this week Jordan Howard was out for his fourth week.  He was injured in week 9’s win against the Bears, with what the team is calling a...

Week 12:  Anxiety

Week 12: Anxiety

In week 12 of the NFL season, there were no high profile injuries in to note, however Eagles player, Brandon Brooks did miss the team’s game against the Seahawks this week for another reason. Brooks has openly spoken about anxiety he faces before most games.  On...

Week 10: MCL injury – Jacoby Brissett

Week 10: MCL injury – Jacoby Brissett

Week 10 finished with a few big upsets throughout the league! One of the more surprising upsets was the 1-7 Dolphins beating the Colts!  A big factor contributing to the loss was the Colts’ quarterback, Jacoby Brissett, missing the game due to an MCL injury he...

Week 9: Turf Toe – Davante Adams

Week 9: Turf Toe – Davante Adams

Week 9 was an unfortunate one for the Philadelphia Eagles and Desean Jackson!  Jackson only played for a few minutes of the game last week and unfortunately re-aggravated his core muscle injury - an injury we discussed last week. This highlights the importance of...

Week 7: Patellar Dislocation – Patrick Mahomes

Week 7: Patellar Dislocation – Patrick Mahomes

Patrick Mahomes has had a great start to his NFL career.  In just two years he’s already made a name for himself as a star quarterback - already named the NFL MVP in 2018 and even made the cover of the popular video game Madden 20 - a sure sign of NFL stardom!  So any...

Week 6: Achilles tear – Seahawks, Will Dissly

Week 6: Achilles tear – Seahawks, Will Dissly

Week 6 of the NFL season did not disappoint in terms of more player injuries..! One injury that stands out is the Achilles tendon tear of the Seahawks, Will Dissly.  Dissly went down with the injury after making a quick cut for a reception. Quick pivoting and sudden...

Week 5: Concussion – Mason Rudolph

Week 5: Concussion – Mason Rudolph

The NFL saw plenty more injuries in week 5 of football season, but none were as noteworthy as Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Mason Rudolph’s injury.  While Rudolph was attempting to pass, a Ravens defender dove in for the tackle and the top of his helmet landed on...

Week 4:  Shoulder Dislocation – Mitch Trubisky

Week 4: Shoulder Dislocation – Mitch Trubisky

There were plenty more injuries to check out in week 4 of the NFL season, but one of the most noticeable was Chicago Bears quarterback Mitch Trubisky going down with a dislocated shoulder. He was tackled by a Vikings defender and fumbled on the play. As Trubisky was...