Boston Sports Doc Injury Blog

Dr. Christopher Geary, your source for info on the latest sports injuries with a bit of a Boston slant…

An important disclaimer as you read this… the news of Tom Brady’s right hand/thumb injury this week has me more than a little shaken up, so apologies in advance for any mis-spellings, grammatical errors, or wildly uncontrolled hyperbole. I am officially shook… By now anyone who follows sports knows that Patriots quarterback Tom Brady somehow …

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  Martellus Bennett, a.k.a. The Black Unicorn, a.k.a. Marty from the Imagination Station, was cut by the Packers earlier this week at least partly over the condition of his shoulder. Reports then surfaced that Bennett has a torn rotator cuff which might require surgery. Subsequent to this, Bennett was signed by the Patriots and passed …

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Two starting quarterbacks, an NFL ironman and two important members of the Patriots’ suddenly-resurgent defense suffered injuries this weekend – here’s a quick look at their ailments and when they might return to their respective squads     Cardinals’ QB Carson Palmer suffered an injury to his left (non-throwing) arm when he was sacked in …

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While it may not be quite Shakespearean, Aaron Rodgers’ clavicle fracture is certainly a tragedy for the Packers and their fans. With the QB heading under the knife soon, it raises the question- why do some clavicle fractures require surgery while others heal on their own? As Aaron Rodgers came crashing to the turf on …

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