Week 7: Rotational Stress

Week 7: Rotational Stress

Now that we are all familiar with the susceptibility of ACL tears or ruptures in all forms of sport, let’s dive into one of the less understood duties of the ACL, rotational stress. As far as non-contact ACL injuries go we have looked at the common mechanisms such as... Read more>>

 

Week 11:  Joe Burrow

Week 11: Joe Burrow

At a Glance – Player: Joe Burrow Position: Quarterback Team: Cincinnati Bengals Injury: Torn ACL, MCL, “other structural issues” Projected Recovery Time: 9-12 months Joe Burrow’s debut in the NFL was one of the most anticipated this year. The beloved Louisiana... Read more>>

 

Week 2:  Saquon Barkley

Week 2: Saquon Barkley

At a Glance – Player: Saquon Barkley Position: Running back Team: New York Giants Injury: Torn ACL Projected Recovery Time: 6-10 months In Greater Detail – If you had to name the top 5 running backs in the NFL, Saquon Barkley is without a doubt on your... Read more>>

 

Injury Prevention at 3DPT

Injury Prevention at 3DPT

For athletes nothing could be worse than missing playing time due to an injury… except maybe being forced to miss playing time due to a quarantine!  The first half of 2020 has certainly been different for everyone, including athletes of all ages. From young athletes... Read more>>

 

Week 6: Agility

Week 6: Agility

Agility, in relation to sports, is defined as “the rapid whole body movement with change of velocity or direction in response to a stimulus.” Or in other words, the ability to react quickly with speed or direction changes when you need to.  Agility is an... Read more>>