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I bent it like Beckham, but it was my ankle.

What are some sports like soccer I can play with chronic ankle injuries? [more inside]
posted by proj on Sep 26, 2010 - 11 answers

Why do football teams publish their players' chances of being available for play?

Why do football teams release pregame lists of their players as "probable", "questionable", and so forth? [more inside]
posted by Flunkie on Sep 22, 2007 - 11 answers

What is the magic spray used by soccer/football medics?

What exactly is the "magic spray" used by soccer/football medics? [more inside]
posted by jeversol on Jun 18, 2006 - 21 answers

Why do soccer players seem to have such low pain tolerance?

Why do soccer players seem to have such low pain tolerance? Not trying to insult the game or players, but it seems they roll around like they've been shot any time they fall. Why is this? [more inside]
posted by b_thinky on Jun 10, 2006 - 91 answers

QB Injuries

NotSportsFilter: I've trained as a quarterback for many years, just like half the population. Several years ago, I started playing games against real opponents. A trend I've been noticing, especially with the last few serious opponents: I'm highly successful at making completions, but my throwing arm gets scuffed up. I'm pretty sure it's from friction while I'm trying to complete the pass. But the point is, whether I'm going for a short pass, a touchdown or setting up a field goal, my arm is always in a bit of pain. Especially the next day. My question: Is there a way to let my arm heal while still getting game? [more inside]
posted by Happydaz on Oct 2, 2004 - 15 answers

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