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Report: Eagles QB Wentz has fractured vertebra

Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Carson Wentz has a fractured vertebra in his back that may keep him out of Sunday’s game, multiple outlets are reporting. Dec 9, 2018; Arlington, TX, USA; Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Carson Wentz (11) looks to pass in the fourth quarter against the Dallas Cowboys at AT&T Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Tim Heitman-USA TODAY Sports Wentz underwent an MRI exam and other tests on Thursday to discover the source of his discomfort and soreness. A CT scan on Wednesday had come back inconclusive, according to ESPN’s Adam Schefter. The…

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Joel Matip: Liverpool defender out for up to six weeks with fractured collarbone

Matip has played 11 times for Liverpool this season Liverpool defender Joel Matip could be out for up to six weeks as he needs surgery on a fractured collarbone suffered in the 1-0 win against Napoli. The 27-year-old landed awkwardly in the closing stages of Tuesday’s Champions League game and was taken to hospital. Liverpool are already without defender Joe Gomez, who fractured his leg against Burnley last week. The Premier League leaders reached the last 16 of the Champions League with the win against Napoli. They will already be…

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Joe Gomez: Liverpool defender out for up to six weeks with fractured leg

Joe Gomez (left) was taken off on a stretcher following a challenge with Ben Mee (right) Liverpool defender Joe Gomez could be out for six weeks after fracturing his left leg during Wednesday’s victory over Burnley. The 21-year-old England international was taken off after 23 minutes following a challenge with Clarets captain Ben Mee. Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp complained about Burnley’s tackling during the 3-1 Premier League win at Anfield. Burnley boss Sean Dyche said it was a “fantastic tackle” by Mee. A Liverpool statement on Thursday said “initial indications”…

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Tennis: Del Potro suffers fractured kneecap after fall

(Reuters) – U.S. Open runner-up Juan Martin del Potro has suffered a fractured right kneecap following his fall during a match in Shanghai this week, his spokesman said in a statement on Sunday. FILE PHOTO – Tennis – Shanghai Masters – Shanghai, China – October 10, 2018 – Juan Martin del Potro of Argentina in action against Richard Gasquet of France. REUTERS/Aly Song Del Potro, who has been unlucky with injuries throughout his career, retired from his round-of-16 match against Borna Coric on Thursday after falling heavily. The statement said…

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Report: Bills quarterback McCarron suffers fractured collarbone

The Josh Allen era might begin a little earlier than originally planned in Buffalo. Aug 17, 2018; Cleveland, OH, USA; Buffalo Bills quarterback AJ McCarron (10) warms up before the game between the Cleveland Browns and the Buffalo Bills at FirstEnergy Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Ken Blaze-USA TODAY Sports Bills starting quarterback AJ McCarron reportedly suffered a hairline fracture in his right collarbone during his team’s 19-17 preseason victory at Cleveland on Friday. The Buffalo News reported the nature of the injury late Friday night, citing a “source close to McCarron.”…

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