Posts Tagged Athlete injuries

Newton: Doctors ‘downplayed’ length of ankle rehab

Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton (1) gets a pass off under pressure from Baltimore Ravens outside linebacker Terrell Suggs (55) during the first half of an NFL football game in Baltimore, Sunday, Sept. 28, 2014. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Panthers quarterback Cam Newton says he never thought he’d still be dealing with pain in his left ankle six months after surgery.

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Steinbrenner apologizes for missing playoffs

This Dec. 18, 2008 file photo shows New York Yankees co-chairman Hal Steinbrenner during a news conference in New York.  Yankees owner Hal Steinbrenner apologized for his team's failure to make the playoffs for a second straight year and said New York is talking with general manager Brian Cashman about a new contract, Wednesday, Oct. 1, 2014 (AP Photo/Kathy Willens, File)

NEW YORK (AP) — Yankees owner Hal Steinbrenner apologized Wednesday for his team’s failure to make the playoffs for a second straight year and said New York is talking with general manager Brian Cashman about a new contract.

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Giants OT Will Beatty back from broken leg

Atlanta Falcons head coach Mike Smith walks off the field after an NFL football game against the Minnesota Vikings, Sunday, Sept. 28, 2014, in Minneapolis. The Vikings won 41-28. (AP Photo/Jim Mone)

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — After a disappointing season that ended with a broken leg in the regular-season finale, New York Giants tackle Will Beatty is back in form and smiling a lot this week.

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Jets’ Ryan says Milliner will play at San Diego

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — New York Jets coach Rex Ryan says cornerback Dee Milliner will play Sunday at San Diego after he missed the last two games with a quadriceps injury.

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WR Boykin to miss Packers’ game against Vikings

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — Receiver Jarrett Boykin will miss the Green Bay Packers’ game against the Minnesota Vikings on Thursday night with a groin injury.

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