Tag Archives: injuries

  • Australian Cricketer in Critical Condition After Taking Ball to Skull (Video)

    Australian Cricketer in Critical Condition After Taking Ball to Skull (Video)

    A horrifying situation unfolded at a cricket match in Sydney on Tuesday, as Australian cricketer Phil Hughes was critically injured when a ball struck the back of his skull. The incident occurred during a Sheffield Shield match between South Australia and New South Wales. Hughes turned away to avoid a “bouncer” from the New South […]

  • 9 Worst NFL Injuries So Far in 2014

    9 Worst NFL Injuries So Far in 2014

    Every season, the football Gods decide to shake things up a little (or a lot) by inflicting injuries seemingly at random to make sure no team or fan base gets TOO comfortable. And while a lot of factors go into who makes it out into the playoffs in a couple months, it’s safe to say […]

  • 23 Athletes Who Injured Themselves While Celebrating

    23 Athletes Who Injured Themselves While Celebrating

    There are so many stories of athletes who injured themselves while celebrating. You would think guys might start reining in their exuberance. After all, injuries threaten their livelihood, and celebration injuries are very unnecessary.  But no. Excessive celebrations live on. And almost every year we see somebody in some sport go down because he just couldn’t control himself. […]

  • The Ron Brooks Injury Will Send Chills Down Your Spine (Video)

    The Ron Brooks Injury Will Send Chills Down Your Spine (Video)

    The Buffalo Bills had a lot to celebrate yesterday. Their win over the Detroit Lions ended a two-game losing streak, moved them to 3-2 on the year, and put them into first place in the AFC East with the New England Patriots. That being said, the exuberance they felt was surely mitigated by the very […]

  • Bengals’ Tyler Eifert Suffers Gruesome Elbow Injury (GIF)

    Bengals’ Tyler Eifert Suffers Gruesome Elbow Injury (GIF)

    The NFL season only just started, and we already have a gruesome injury for the time capsule (we are still putting gruesome football injuries in the time capsule right? I’ve been burned on this before). The lucky winner this time is Tyler Eifert, tight end for the Cincinnati Bengals, who suffered a nasty dislocated elbow […]

  • 9 Reasons The NFL Should Shorten The Preseason

    9 Reasons The NFL Should Shorten The Preseason

    Finally, we’re nearing the end of pre-season football, perhaps one of the most frustrating stretches of any part of any sports season. On some levels, it’s hard to blame the pre-season: the players do need a time and place to prepare for the regular season, and much of our impatience comes from the fact that […]

  • 15 MLB Pitchers in the Tommy John Hall of Fame

    15 MLB Pitchers in the Tommy John Hall of Fame

    This week, baseball fans everywhere got some bad news. Jose Fernandez, the most exciting young pitcher in the game, has hit the DL, and doctors are recommending “Tommy John” (i.e. elbow ligament replacement) surgery. That means nobody is going to get to watch this electrifying 21-year-old pitch for another 12-18 months, which is just depressing. Of […]