Posts Tagged Athlete injuries

Lions off to another 3-1 start

Detroit Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford (9) jogs off the field after an NFL football game against the New York Jets, Sunday, Sept. 28, 2014, in East Rutherford, N.J. The Lions won 24-17. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)

ALLEN PARK, Mich. (AP) — For the second straight season, Detroit Lions are off to a 3-1 start.

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Diamondbacks in rebuilding mode after tough season

Arizona Diamondbacks' Mark Trumbo connects for a three-run home run against the St. Louis Cardinals during the seventh inning of a baseball game Saturday, Sept. 27, 2014, in Phoenix. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)

PHOENIX (AP) — The Arizona Diamondbacks boosted their payroll to unprecedented levels, hoping the influx would break them out of a two-year funk.

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Seattle TE Zach Miller undergoes ankle surgery

RENTON, Wash. (AP) — The Seattle Seahawks will be without tight end Zach Miller for at least a few weeks after he underwent ankle surgery during the team’s bye week.

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No. 21 Oklahoma St overcoming injuries

Oklahoma State tight end Blake Jarwin (47) carries a Daxx Garman pass into the end zone in front of Texas Tech safety Derrick Dixon (22) and defensive back Justis Nelson, left, in the third quarter of an NCAA college football game in Stillwater, Okla., Thursday, Sept. 25, 2014. Oklahoma State won 45-35. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki)

STILLWATER, Okla. (AP) — Despite injuries to several key starters this season, No. 21 Oklahoma State has managed to simply plug in the next player on the depth chart and move on.

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Jim Harbaugh dismisses reports of 49ers discord

San Francisco 49ers coach Jim Harbaugh looks down along the sideline during the first half of the 49ers' NFL football game against the Philadelphia Eagles in Santa Clara, Calif., Sunday, Sept. 28, 2014. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — Jim Harbaugh has no time for Deion Sanders, Trent Dilfer or others who question whether the fourth-year coach has lost his locker room or the faith of his players.

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