Through 8 Games, 45 Players Lost To ACL Tears In NFLThe Miami Dolphins lost tight end Dustin Keller to a season-ending knee injury in the preseason. As the regular season continues to march on, Keller’s injury was a foreshadowing of an alarming trend in the most popular sport in America.
Former UM Star: "You Gotta End People's Careers. You Gotta Tear People's ACLsWashington Redskins safety Brandon Meriweather developed his hard-hitting reputation while at the University of Miami. But, his hard hits are coming with a price and he has a new target in mind: opponents’ anterior cruciate ligaments.
RGIII Has Knee Surgically Repaired In FloridaWashington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III had successful knee surgery early Wednesday morning to repair two ligaments he damaged last weekend. Griffin’s operation was performed by the world-renowned orthopedist, Dr. James Andrews.