Tags Archives: injury impact

Michael Thomas Injury Fallout September 16, 2020

In Week 1, superstar Saints’ wide receiver Michael Thomas suffered a “high ankle injury.” While details have come out slowly, the Saints now expect Thomas potentially to miss multiple weeks, and they could place him on injured reserve. If Thomas goe...

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Blake Jarwin Injury Fallout September 15, 2020

In Sunday night’s game between the Cowboys and the Rams, Blake Jarwin suffered a season-ending ACL tear. I want to break down the impact from both a dynasty and a redraft perspective. Specifically, let’s look at each affected Cowboys’ player.

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Deebo Samuel: Injury Reaction June 19, 2020

Referred to as a Jones fracture, Deebo fractured part of his fifth metatarsal and will be requiring surgery. According to @FBInjuryDoc on Twitter, the recovery time for this injury is likely 8-12 weeks--with 10 weeks being the preferred timetable. This 10...

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Stories to Monitor for Fantasy Playoffs November 29, 2019

With fantasy playoffs a week away, it's time to see which "holiday" stories we should follow over the next week and into the playoffs. Connor Horsfield (@Conmans_Content) is here with some of our favorite, or least favorite, stories to kick off the holida...

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Dynasty Injury Impact: Jay Ajayi Out For The Season October 9, 2018

After weeks of showing up on the injury report Jay Ajayi’s season is over. It wasn’t due to the fractured back, which cost Ayai one game this season and may have limited him in others. Instead, Ajayi tore his ACL sometime during Sunday’s game agains...

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Injury Impact: Jerick McKinnon September 3, 2018

In case you missed it, spoiler alert, San Francisco 49ers running back (and off-season fantasy football darling) Jerick McKinnon tore the ACL in his right knee on the final play of Saturday’s practice. Although you never want to see a player get hurt, a...

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Injury Outlook: Allen Robinson’s ACL February 24, 2018

The people of Twitter have spoken:                              went down early in 2017 with an anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) tear ending his season before it even started. The injury occurred in early September. What does this mean for ...

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Injury Update: The ACL Bible for Fantasy Owners January 18, 2018

The results of a recent Twitter poll had fantasy owners wanting to know more about how an ACL (anterior cruciate ligament) injury affects different players depending on the demands of their position and playing style. The coming article will focus on look...

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The 2018 Injury Class: Who Do You Trust? January 9, 2018

Jeremy Wyman (@DFFVictoryCigar) and Eric Fjeldheim, DPT (@DPT_Fjeldy) There’s no question that the 2017 NFL season was one to remember (or one we’d rather forget) when it comes to season-ending injuries. The fantasy impact of these injuries was as p...

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Week 15 Injury Wire: Carson Wentz December 15, 2017

Dr. Eric Fjeldheim, PT Another week and another budding star goes down. In this week’s Injury Wire, we will take a deep dive and discuss Carson Wentz’s injury/recovery and more. With a torn ACL, Carson Wentz’s season is over, and he will need surger...

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Injury Impact: Carson Wentz December 11, 2017

Every Eagles fan and many fantasy owners worst nightmares were confirmed today. With Wentz lost for the year we need to examine the impact this will have on the other fantasy assets on the Philadelphia Eagles roster. Nick Foles Taking a look at Foles’ c...

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Dr. Fjeldheim’s Week 13 Injury Report December 5, 2017

  Fantasy football playoffs are upon us. Maybe you made the playoffs, or maybe you are like me on the outside looking in. Either way, here is some information on injuries from this past week and their impact for Week 14 and beyond. Ryan Shazier This inju...

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Injury Update: D’onta Foreman December 1, 2017

The pesky achilles tendon. This past weekend saw another rookie RB go down with a serious, season-ending injury. Seriously, can we please catch a break in dynasty leagues? The good news is that D’Onta Foreman is coming off of his best performance as a p...

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Injury Update: Aaron Rodgers November 30, 2017

A video surfaced yesterday of Aaron Rodgers throwing the football. This is a great sign that his recovery and healing is going well. Most post-operative rehabilitation protocols limit excessive shoulder elevation and rotation for the first 6-8 weeks, and ...

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Injury Impact: Chris Thompson November 20, 2017

        Week 11 brought another devastating injury with the season-ending injury to Washington running back  who was in the midst of a breakout season.  Chris Thompson Thompson was in the middle of a superb season. Going into Sunday Thompson was the...

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Injury Impact: Carson Palmer October 23, 2017

          Another week, another injury.  has broken his arm and will miss at least the next 8 weeks. With it appearing more and more likely that the Cardinals will miss the playoffs, we may have seen the last of Carson Palmer’s playing days. Palme...

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Injury Impact: Aaron Rodgers October 16, 2017

Sunday’s action brought yet another catastrophic injury for the NFL and fantasy football. was lost in the first quarter to what was later confirmed to be a broken collarbone. Rodgers will miss most if not the rest of the regular season, eliminating him...

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Injury Impact: J.J. Watt October 9, 2017

The pride of Houston, the face of the franchise for Texans fans, was battling back from back injuries and I thought tonight would be the night he fought back to the top of the stat sheet. Like many, I wanted him to return to the glory of his earlier days....

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Injury Impact: Odell Beckham Jr. October 8, 2017

          For the first time this season doing one of these injury impact articles I had to look at a team’s actual depth chart. The New York Giants lost their WR1, WR2, WR3 and WR4 today. The odds of this happening have to astronomical. Brandon Ma...

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Injury Impact: Chris Carson October 2, 2017

          After bringing some much-needed order to the Seattle backfield by securing the starting RB role Chris Carson broke his ankle on Sunday night. It’s another crushing blow to many fantasy football players. We can do one of two things. Cry i...

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