Category: Knee Injuries

Breaking Down The Western Conf. NBA Injuries Before Playoffs Begin

Breaking Down The Western Conf. NBA Injuries Before Playoffs Begin

When you gather a group of towering men, have them run in close proximity during what is a decidedly competitive professional basketball season – there’s going to be wear and tear – and that means INJURIES. It’s time to get the most-recent hot take from three orthopedic surgeons about injuries impacting professional NBA players in the Western Conference, as this year’s NBA Playoffs approach inside this episode of The 6 to 8 Weeks Podcast…


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— What is the NCAA? https://www.ncaa.org/sports/2021/2/10/about-resources-media-center-ncaa-101-what-ncaa.aspx

— What is the NBA? https://www.nba.com/news/about

— Learn All About The Golden State Warriors: https://www.goldenstateofmind.com/23005511/warriors-franchise-questions-faq

Check Out the Current NBA Standings…

— Learn All About Jonathan Kuminga: https://www.nba.com/player/1630228/jonathan-kuminga

— What is Knee Tendinitis? https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/patellar-tendinitis/symptoms-causes/syc-20376113

— The Origin of the Phrase “Jumper’s Knee”: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/books/NBK532969/

— Learn All About Arik Armstead: https://www.nfl.com/players/arik-armstead/

— What are Kinimatics? https://www.techtarget.com/whatis/definition/kinematics

— Who are on the Current Roster of Players for the Golden State Warriots? https://www.nba.com/warriors/roster

— What is Tendinosis? Tendinosis is a degeneration of the tendon’s collagen in response to chronic overuse; when overuse is continued without giving the tendon time to heal and rest, such as with repetitive strain injury, tendinosis results. Even tiny movements, such as clicking a mouse, can cause tendinosis, when done repeatedly.

— What is Bursitis? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=r8Tv6L783zs

— What are Back Spams? https://my.clevelandclinic.org/health/diseases/22881-back-spasms

— Who is Carl Anthony Towns? https://www.app.com/story/sports/college/2015/06/24/karl-anthony-towns-nba-draft-monmouth-university/29204149/

— What is a Meniscectomy? https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/books/NBK559105/

— Learn All About the Los Angeles Lakers: https://www.basketball-reference.com/teams/LAL/

— What Kind of Problems Do 7′ Tall People Have Living Their Lives? https://americantall.com/blogs/we-the-tall/tall-people-problems

— Learn All About The Denver Nuggets: https://facts.net/lifestyle/sports/12-facts-about-denver-nuggets/

— Learn All About the Minnesota Timberwolves: https://facts.net/lifestyle/sports/20-facts-about-minnesota-timberwolves/

— Learn All About the Los Angeles Clippers: https://www.nba.com/clippers/news/behind_the_name.html

— Learn All About Duane Wade: https://dwyanewade.com/about-dwyane-wade/

— Learn All About the New Orleans Pelicans: https://www.neworleans.com/things-to-do/sports/teams/pelicans/

— What is a Bone Bruise? https://my.clevelandclinic.org/health/diseases/bone-bruise-bone-contusion

— What is an Ankle Sprain? https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/sprained-ankle/symptoms-causes/syc-20353225

— Learn All About The Houston Rockets: https://www.britannica.com/topic/Houston-Rockets


Timestamps from This Episode of The 6-8 Weeks Podcast:

00:00 NBA players facing overwork, injury concerns, confusion.

03:20 Tendon pain likely due to overuse, rest advised to prevent worsening of injury.

08:58 Concern over player’s future due to knee surgery.

10:16 Challenges and complexities of knee injuries in basketball.

14:32 Snowboarder with knee injury presents diverse symptoms, requiring treatment for bone bruise and MCL. Ankle sprains common among players.

17:22 Improper swaddling of Drew for humanoid transformation.


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Emily Oster – A Discussion on Running, Statistics, and Unseen Labor in the Workforce

Emily Oster – A Discussion on Running, Statistics, and Unseen Labor in the Workforce

Running, economics and crafting a valuable homefront are all incredibly detailed efforts. Many of us try to make great strides within these effortss, but few do it with the skill, detail and reverence that Author, Doctor and Professor Emily Oster does. It’s time to see what she can share with three orthopedic surgeons inside this episode of The 6 to 8 Weeks Podcast.


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— Connect with Dr. Emiliy Oster: On the Web: https://emilyoster.net/ https://parentdata.org/
On Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/profemilyoster
On LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/profemilyoster/
On X: https://twitter.com/profemilyoster

— What is a College Economics Course? https://bulletin.brown.edu/the-college/concentrations/econ/

— Learn All About Brown University: https://www.brown.edu/about

— Emily Oster’s Books on Amazon: https://amzn.to/3VuCqPn

— What is Unseen Labor? https://ls.wisc.edu/news/how-invisible-labor-affects-relationships

— What Does It Mean to Be Data Driven? https://www.atinternet.com/en/glossary/data-driven/

— What are the Physical Benefits of Running? https://www.runnersworld.com/beginner/a20847956/benefits-of-running/

— A Complete Listing of Running Fads: https://www.running.ca/running-trends-in-2024/

— What Do Ketones Do for the Human Body? https://my.clevelandclinic.org/health/body/25177-ketones

— Vibram Five-Finger Running Shoes – Get Yours Now! https://amzn.to/3vhLsok

— Begin the Investigation Into Your OWN Banana Costume! https://amzn.to/3TSQ6CB

— Perhaps a Bunny Custume is More Your Speed? https://amzn.to/43Dv1iS

— What is the Origin of the Word “Swaddle?” https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Swaddling

— What is Correlation? https://www.jmp.com/en_us/statistics-knowledge-portal/what-is-correlation.html

— What is Causality? https://plato.stanford.edu/Entries/causation-metaphysics/

— what are the Differences Between Correlation & Causality? https://www.statcan.gc.ca/en/wtc/data-literacy/catalogue/892000062021002

— Emily’s “How to Understand a P Value Blog” – Learn It, Live It! https://parentdata.org/power-the-statistical-kind/

 

 


Timestamps from This Episode of The 6-8 Weeks Podcast:

00:00 Emily Oster discusses parenting, running, and statistics.

04:14 Running watch may lead to overreacting.

08:33 Importance of data in enhancing athletic performance.

11:46 Easter bunny run in bunny suit troubles.

12:52 Swaddling is supported, but preferences matter.

18:29 Comparing probabilities to explain likelihood, visceral.

21:29 Perceiving value from price, inclined to believe.

25:01 Recognize and value women’s diverse contributions in academia.

26:00 Female chief resident discusses unseen labor challenges.


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OCD Lesions – Lessons from 3 Surgeons…

OCD Lesions – Lessons from 3 Surgeons…

OCD Lesions are unique injuries to both cartilage and bone and not only occur in adults, but also often occur in the bodies of today’s youth. It’s time to find out more from a series of answers, details and lightbulb-conjuring lessons from 3 orthopedic surgeons inside this episode of The 6 to 8 Weeks Podcast.


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Timestamps for This Episode of The 6-8 Weeks Podcast:

00:00 Knee pain and swelling, potentially from injury or degeneration. It can manifest as weakness and restricted motion, possibly due to a loose piece in the joint.

06:10 Ankle injuries can occur traumatically or atraumatically, with ankle sprains often affecting the outside or inside part of the talus bone. Treatment options for knee and elbow injuries are generally effective, but data for ankle osteochondral defects (OCDs) remains limited, and the appropriate treatment approach is still unclear.

08:44 Smaller knee lesions located in atypical areas have a better chance of healing, as they are not subjected to as much stress. However, lesions in common high-stress areas, such as the medial part of the knee, may struggle to heal. Non-operative treatments like bracing may be challenging for active children, leading some families to opt for early surgical intervention, particularly for older children, to avoid a long drawn-out treatment process.

11:02 Kids’ cartilage repair relies on piece condition and age, with early intervention yielding higher success rates. However, invasive techniques may not be worth the risk.

13:54 Allograft is recommended for larger, younger lesions. Seek medical advice if symptoms worsen, even in younger individuals. Various treatment options are available. Expert guidance is crucial due to the complexity and conflicting information online.


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Patellas and Hamstrings and Quads, Oh My! Which ACL Graft is Best for You?

Patellas and Hamstrings and Quads, Oh My! Which ACL Graft is Best for You?

Human tissue is amazing. To think that a section of it can be harvested – whether it be your own or from another source, to change the future movement that will propel your body, career choices and life, makes the mind reel. It’s time to learn what three orthopedic surgerons think about the various types of ACL grafts that can be made (patellar, hamstring and quadricep) to impact patients of all kinds inside this episode of The 6 to 8 Weeks Podcast.


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— What is a Graft? The process of a soft tissue graft involves collecting a small amount of tissue from another area within your mouth and placing it in the recessed area. During this procedure, the patient is given a local anesthetic to provide comfort and can choose to have nitrous oxide (laughing gas) to help them relax further
— How Important is The Human Knee? https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6178997/
— What is the Boston Children’s Health Physicians? https://bchp.childrenshospital.org/
— A Listing of Peroneal Tendon Syndromes?
— Cadaver Tissue Donation: A Pathologist’s Perspective: https://jme.bmj.com/content/29/3/135
— What Does It Mean to Be Skeletally Mature? https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5257250/

Timestamps for This Episode of The 6-8 Weeks Podcast:

05:17 Options:

– ACL surgery: autograft or allograft tissue

– Autograft is from your own tissue

– Allograft comes from cadaver donor tissue

06:49 Biologic scaffold supports new ligament growth effectively.

12:11 Allograft may fail due to early activity.

14:10 Drew’s research identifies bone shape ACL risk.

18:52 Study results and surgeon’s expertise matter.

22:07 Choice of graft depends on growth plate status.

23:02 Hamstrings preferred for young patients with ACL.


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Nick Colyvas and Meniscus Repairs

Nick Colyvas and Meniscus Repairs

Orthopedic surgery is a fast-paced practice, but there’s far-more to this episode’s guest than keeping up the pace when taking care of patients. Nick Colyvas is not just a meniscus repair specialist, he also uses his keep skills, perspectives and drive for success in F-1 racing. It’s time to talk all about meniscus tears, repairs, F-1 Racing and more  inside this episode of The 6 to 8 Weeks Podcast.


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— Connect with Dr. Nick Colyvas: On XOn the WebOn LinkedIn
— What is Circumferential Suturing? https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5709922/
— What is a Root Tear of the Meniscus? https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6110430
— What are the Newest Features of the Most-Recent Formula 1 Race Car? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=i7lT_0w0OxE
— Link to a Complete Listing of the 2024 F-1 Racing Schedule: https://www.formula1.com/en/racing/2024.html

00:00 Meniscus preservation trend increasing globally over time.

04:20 Advancements in surgical tools allow versatile techniques.

07:13 Meniscus repair recovery is evolving, minimizing immobility.

10:19 High failure rate, use biologics for treatment.

14:39 Educating patients on non-essential meniscus surgery.

19:21 Craftiness triumphs over speed in race strategy.

20:56 Racing: near misses and intense crashes experienced.


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Everything You Want to Know About Biking

Everything You Want to Know About Biking

Cycling has evolved a LOT since 1817, and so have the people that ride these mechanical marvels. Today, Dr. David Ferguson, who with his wife’s help, company and loving spirit for cycling, has set a Guiness World Record while accomplishing a truly amazing achievement. Whether you’re looking for the way to gauge the perfect ride height, or just starting in cycling it’s time to learn Everything You Want to Know About Biking inside this episode of The 6 to 8 Weeks Podcast. .


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— Connect with Dr. David Ferguson: https://www.instagram.com/dr_dferguson
— Learn All About The History of The Bicycle: https://www.history.com/news/bicycle-history-invention
— Take a Minute to Learn About German Bicycle Vocabulary: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bXioUzBFV7o
— Learn More About Cycling In the City of London: https://www.cyclescheme.co.uk/community/how-to/cycling-in-london
— Learn All About The Guiness Book of World Records: https://guinnessworldrecords.com/60/through_the_years.html
— Check Out David Ferguson (and his Wife’s) Guiness World Record – The Married Couple That Circumnavigated the Earth on 2 Bicycles: https://www.guinnessworldrecords.com/news/2023/8/married-couple-smashes-record-with-fastest-bicycle-circumnavigation-around-the-world-757621
— Learn All About the Word: Antipodal: https://www.etymonline.com/word/antipodal
— Learn All About Cycling in the City of Madrid: https://www.cyclingspain.com/cycling-in-madrid/
— Learn All About Cycling in the City of Wellington: https://wellington.govt.nz/parking-roads-and-transport/transport/cycling
— Learn All About Cycling in the Country of Botswana: https://www.bikemap.net/en/l/933860/
— Learn All About Cycling While In Hawaii: https://www.komoot.com/guide/72533/cycling-in-hawaii
— Check Out Mark Beaumont’s Documentary, “80 Days Around the World” – A Cycling Documentary: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Z2OpWRLLn7M
— Learn All About the Cycling in the City of Los Angeles: https://ladot.lacity.gov/projects/livable-streets/bicycling-la
— Learn All About Cycling in the City of New York: https://www.nyc.gov/html/dot/html/bicyclists/cyclinginthecity.shtml
— What is the Origin of the Phrase: “A Cast-Iron Guarantee”? https://blogs.bmj.com/bmj/2016/08/19/neville-goodmans-metaphor-watch-cast-iron/
— 17 Divorce Lawyers Share Weird Reasons Their Clients Got Divorced: https://www.buzzfeed.com/asiawmclain/divorce-reasons
— Learn All About The Tour de France: https://www.history.com/news/the-birth-of-the-tour-de-france
— What Kinds of Injuries Have YOU Experienced on Your Bike? Connect with The 6-8 Weeks Podcast now and tell us all about it! http://6to8weekspodcast.com/
— Check Out The History of Biking Helmets: https://helmets.org/history.htm
— Learn How to Find the PERFECT BIKE FIT by listening to This Episode of The 6-8 Weeks Podcast, thanks to Dr. David Ferguson!
— What is Anterior Knee Pain? https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/24997734/
— Learn All About SoulCycle: https://www.soul-cycle.com/new-to-soul/

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Preparing for Ski Season: How Can You Avoid Injury?

Preparing for Ski Season: How Can You Avoid Injury?

Skiing and Snowboarding are annual Meccas for many around the globe, but one thing is often forgotten when it comes to hitting the powder: How can one best prepare for it while at the same time, help prevent injury on the slopes? It’s time to learn what Orthopedic Surgeons and a Physical Therapist think about all of it inside this episode of The 6-8 Weeks Podcast.


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— What is Skiing? https://www.adventurenation.com/activity/skiing

— What is Snowboarding? https://www.rookieroad.com/snowboarding/what-is/

— UCSF’s Department of Physical Therapy & Rehabilitation: https://ptrehab.ucsf.edu/ucsf-department-physical-therapy-and-rehabilitation-science

— Connect with Danny Keller, PT, DPT, OCS: https://www.ucsfhealth.org/providers/daniel-keller

— Do All Skiers “Pop Their Collar?” A Final Discussion: https://www.wsj.com/articles/once-and-for-all-is-a-popped-collar-cool-11675951201

— Learn All About Sacramento, CA: https://www.downtownsac.org/learn-about-downtown/

— Learn All About Lake Tahoe, CA/NV: https://www.california.com/fun-facts-about-lake-tahoe-california-that-are-fun-to-know/

— What is Wakeboarding? https://www.supraboats.com/the-history-of-wakeboarding-and-watersports/

— What is Waterskiing? https://sportsmatik.com/sports/water-skiing

— What is a Concussion? https://www.cdc.gov/headsup/basics/concussion_whatis.html

— What are Common Skiing Injuries? https://www.urmc.rochester.edu/orthopaedics/sports-medicine/skiing-injuries.shtml

— What are Common Snowboarding Injuries? https://fittoplay.org/sports/snowboard/the-most-common-injuries/

— Trivia About Ski Helments: https://www.cdc.gov/headsup/pdfs/helmets/headsup_helmetfactsheet_ski_508.pdf

— Learn All About Ski Boots: https://www.innerbootworks.com/fit-facts/

— Do YOU Remember the Yellow Banana? https://www.vtcng.com/stowe_reporter/on_snow/people-made-fun-of-the-yellow-banana-but-it-was-a-winner/article_3f13b4a2-27fc-11ea-b32c-673b5b87162f.html

— What are the Differences Between Skiing and Snowboarding? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rdQ08U6PtAw&t=43s

— What is The American Society of Testing and Materials? https://www.astm.org/


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When are Steroid Injections Safe?

When are Steroid Injections Safe?

We all have preconceived notions when it comes to “injected steroids”. Now – thanks to our three orthopedic surgeons, it’s time to learn all about HOW AND WHY, in many cases, injecting steroids makes definitive sense. Whether it be to treat a soon-to-be-vacationing construction worker or a troubled athlete, all of the answers to resolve your questiosn are here inside this episode of The 6-8 Weeks Podcast.


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The Detailed Shownotes for This Episode of The 6-8 Weeks Podcast:

— What is Knee Arthritis? https://www.hopkinsmedicine.org/health/conditions-and-diseases/knee-arthritis#:~:text=What%20is%20knee%20arthritis%3F,to%20smoothly%20bend%20and%20straighten.

— What is Bursitis? https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/bursitis/symptoms-causes/syc-20353242

— What is Return to Play? https://www.nm.org/healthbeat/healthy-tips/what-does-return-to-play-really-mean

— How Often Does Arthritis Impact Construction Workers? https://www.safetyandhealthmagazine.com/articles/20166-construction-agricultural-workers-at-higher-risk-of-knee-osteoarthritis-study

— What is an Anti-Inflammatory? https://www.healthline.com/health/pain-relief/otc-anti-inflammatories

— What is Advil? https://www.advil.com/faqs-en/

— What is Aleve? https://www.aleve.com/frequently-asked-questions-safety-and-usage?gclid=CjwKCAjwp8OpBhAFEiwAG7NaElXGOEjUEaFYifyMEVBvwGwZaj2pvDOTihkIH0ASBdL0rycLV3ewkRoCtXAQAvD_BwE

— What is Motrin? https://www.motrin.com/what-is-motrin

— What is Meloxicam? https://www.mayoclinic.org/drugs-supplements/meloxicam-oral-route/description/drg-20066928

— How Does the Human Bloodstream Carry Medications? https://www.nigms.nih.gov/education/Inside-Life-Science/Pages/A-Medicines-Life-Inside-the-Body.aspx

— What is Prednisone? https://my.clevelandclinic.org/health/drugs/20469-prednisone-tablets

— Learn All About the Knee Joint: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_q-Jxj5sT0g

— What is Synovium? https://www.physio-pedia.com/Synovium_%26_Synovial_Fluid

— What is a Narcotic? https://www.dea.gov/sites/default/files/2020-06/Narcotics-2020.pdf

— What is Vicodin? https://www.deadiversion.usdoj.gov/drug_chem_info/hydrocodone.pdf

— What is Norco? https://www.accessdata.fda.gov/drugsatfda_docs/label/2019/040148s073lbl.pdf

— What is Hip Arthritis? https://www.hopkinsmedicine.org/health/conditions-and-diseases/hip-arthritis

— What are Meniscus Root Tears? https://tcomn.com/meniscus-root-tears-on-the-rise/

— Be Sure to Listen to Our Episode on Meniscus Tears! https://music.amazon.com/podcasts/74f824ce-3c64-4e14-8c64-da985a8ea19a/episodes/d4b9f236-ce61-4abb-9eb5-dba27edd8a7d/6-8-weeks-perspectives-on-sports-medicine-meniscus-tears—when-should-you-worry

— What is Knee Replacement? https://www.mayoclinic.org/tests-procedures/knee-replacement/about/pac-20385276

— Learn All About the British Medical Journal: https://www.bmj.com/

— What are the Tell-Tale Symptoms of Arthritis? https://www.painandtherapy.com/blog/5-telltale-signs-of-arthritis

— What is a Knee Injection? https://www.mayoclinic.org/drugs-supplements/hyaluronic-acid-injection-route/description/drg-20074557

— What is a Spine Injection? https://orthoinfo.aaos.org/en/treatment/spinal-injections/

— Learn All About the Journal of The American Medical Association (JAMA): https://jamanetwork.com/journals/jama

— What is a Placebo? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5RhG_ySxhDA

— What is the Value of Utilizing a Placebo? https://www.health.harvard.edu/mental-health/the-power-of-the-placebo-effect

— What is an ACL Tear? https://orthoinfo.aaos.org/en/diseases–conditions/anterior-cruciate-ligament-acl-injuries/

— What is Bicep Tendinitis? https://orthoinfo.aaos.org/en/diseases–conditions/biceps-tendinitis/

— What is Arthroscopic Surgery? https://losrobleshospital.com/your-health/video/what-is-arthroscopy-or-arthroscopic-surgery

— What is a Hamstring?
— A Little Something About Steroid Injections to Read Over on Reddit:
https://www.reddit.com/r/science/comments/j32d4q/cortisone_injections_increased_risk_for_knee/

— Will There Be Trouble When Getting Injections Prior to Surgeries?
https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/37058158/
https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/36737032/
https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/35829737/

— Should You Get a Steroid Injection Before Rotator Cuff Surgery?
https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/36734466/

— Learn About the Differences Between Cuff tendinopathy Vs PRP: https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/34020672/


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Meniscus Tears – When Should You Worry?

Meniscus Tears – When Should You Worry?

Over the first week of training camp—there were a few meniscus injuries in the NFL training camp. Jalen Ramsay, CB for the Dolphins, is now out for months, and Chiefs WR Kadarius Toney had surgery to repair a partially torn meniscus in his knee Tuesday morning, and it is possible he’s ready for Week 1.


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The Detailed Shownotes for This Episode of The 6-8 Weeks Podcast:

Detailed Shownotes from This Episode of The 6-8 Weeks Podcast – Perspectives on Sports Medicine:

— What is a Sea Urchin? https://planktonchronicles.org/en/portfolio/sea-urchin-planktonic-origins/

— What is the Best Way to Recover from a Sea Urchin Sting? https://www.healthline.com/health/sea-urchin-sting

— What is a Calf Strain? https://www.physio-pedia.com/Calf_Strain

— Who is Joe Burrow? https://www.nfl-therapy.com/2021/12/9-facts-you-didnt-know-about-joe-burrow.html

— Who is Jalen Ramsey? https://www.sportskeeda.com/nfl/jalen-ramsey

— Learn All About the Miami Dolphins: https://www.britannica.com/topic/Miami-Dolphins

— Learn All About The Kansas City Chiefs: https://sportsteamhistory.com/kansas-city-chiefs/#:~:text=History%20of%20the%20Chiefs&text=The%20team%20was%20initially%20founded,Bowl%20appearances%20and%20two%20championships.

— Who is Kadarious Toney? https://www.chiefs.com/team/players-roster/kadarius-toney/

— What is the Meniscus? https://meniscus.ucsf.edu/what-meniscus

— What is a Partially Torn Meniscus? https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/torn-meniscus/symptoms-causes/syc-2035481

— What is an ACL? https://orthoinfo.aaos.org/en/diseases–conditions/anterior-cruciate-ligament-acl-injuries/

— What is Arthritis? https://www.arthritis.org/health-wellness/about-arthritis/understanding-arthritis/what-is-arthritis

— What is a Bucket Handle Tear/Flap Tear of the Meniscus? https://www.nolasportsmedicine.com/blog/bucket-handle-meniscus-tear

— What is the Origin of the Word Caveat? https://www.vocabulary.com/articles/wordroutes/mailbag-friday-caveat/


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