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I'm a sports and orthopedic physical therapist currently working in Burlington, VT. I've been a sports fan my entire life and when I became a PT, I decided to combine my two passions into one awesome hobby. My goal is to provide injury analysis and information so that you can win your next dynasty title. Follow me on twitter: @TheFantasyPT

Top 10 Injury Concerns Heading Into 2017 – Part 1

In the first of a two part series, I highlight my top 10 injury concerns heading into 2017. Players listed below are ranked in descending order from least concerned to most concerned. = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Teddy Bridgewater, QB, Minnesota ...

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Anatomy of an Injury: ACL Reconstruction

Last month kicked off the inaugural ‘Anatomy of an Injury’ series, which will highlight various NFL injuries over the course of the next several weeks. If you missed it, I discussed the details behind microfracture surgery and what it means ...

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Anatomy of an Injury: Microfracture Surgery

Readers, fantasy fans, dynasty owners, and football junkies – today marks the release of a series of articles I will be releasing on Dynasty Nerds to make you a more educated owner. Injuries are a part of fantasy football that ...

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James Conner – The Comeback Kid

“I choose not to fear cancer…I will play football again.” Yes, James, you will – for the Pittsburgh Steelers after being drafted in the 3rd round in this year’s NFL draft. By now, I’m sure most of you have at ...

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Leonard Fournette’s Ankle

Throughout the course of the past few weeks, I’ve discussed injuries to top tier players in this year’s class. We’ve learned more about John Ross’s knees, Dalvin Cook’s shoulders and Mike Williams’ neck. Next, I discuss the 2017 4th overall ...

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Mike Williams – A pain in the neck?

The NFL draft has come and gone, and now we can spend our time debating the top rookie rankings with landing spot added to the equation. Last week, the Los Angeles (that still feels weird to say) Chargers selected Mike ...

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Buy Low – Breshad Perriman

Former 2015 1st round pick, Breshad Perriman, has battled injuries in his first two seasons, leaving his NFL stat line quite pedestrian. Through two seasons in Baltimore, Perriman has totaled 33 receptions, 499 yards, and 3 TD’s. Without a doubt, ...

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Dalvin Cook – Can he shoulder the load?

Dalvin Cook’s history of shoulder injuries dates back to his days at Miami Central High School. He first injured his left shoulder after suffering a torn labrum, later going on to have his labrum repaired prior to leaving for FSU. ...

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Hey, remember me?

When it comes to the wide receiver position this time of year it’s Corey Davis this, Mike Williams that. People love to debate – Can JuJu break the USC curse? What about the sleeper, Carlos Henderson out of LA Tech? ...

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John Ross – Worth the Risk?

Just over a week ago, John Ross blew away the NFL combine and scouts with a 4.22 forty time. Yes, 4.22 – an NFL combine record and the fastest since Chris Johnson’s 4.26 in 2008. If Ross had been sporting ...

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