Ben Gardener with left shoulder sprain per Broaddus

Discussion in 'Fan Zone' started by fatboygixxer, Jul 26, 2014.

  1. fatboygixxer

    fatboygixxer Active Member

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    We need this guy in our rotation, hope he's back soon...
  2. Bowdown27

    Bowdown27 Well-Known Member

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    Sprain shouldn't be bad. Hope he's back for preseason game 1
  3. Risen Star

    Risen Star Likes Collector Zone Supporter

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    Sprain is a generic diagnosis they give initially. I tore my bicep completely off the elbow and it was first diagnosed as a sprain until I could get the MRI. I'm not saying Gardner's injury is any worse, just that an initial diagnoses of a sprain doesn't tell you anything.
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  4. AsthmaField

    AsthmaField Outta bounds

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    Great, now Calvin Watkins is going to browse this thread and write a story that Gardner tore his bicep off the bone...

    Thanks @Risen Star
  5. CowboyFan74

    CowboyFan74 Cowboys Analyst

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    Holy cow rs, and sheesh I thought we drafted Ben with shoulder issues already..
  6. Cowboys22

    Cowboys22 Well-Known Member

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    With this team, a sprained shoulder will be a dislocated one by tomorrow. We will be told 4-6 weeks and then he go on IR.
  7. speedkilz88

    speedkilz88 Well-Known Member

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    His college injury was a torn left pectoral muscle.
  8. radioactivecowboy88

    radioactivecowboy88 Well-Known Member

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    He is going on the PUP tomorrow lol
  9. Risen Star

    Risen Star Likes Collector Zone Supporter

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    It literally could be nothing or a season long deal. You won't know until the MRI.

    I'm sure the team doctors can make a good educated guess though.
  10. yentl911

    yentl911 Well-Known Member

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    Let's hope for the best. I was looking forward to seeing what he can do. Underrated.
  11. SilverStarCowboy

    SilverStarCowboy The Actualist

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    Ben Gardener is nice thought, the hate for Nick Hayden around here is ridiculous. What ever happened to routing for the underdog.
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  12. GloryDaysRBack

    GloryDaysRBack Well-Known Member

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    Aside from the preliminary medical diagnosis... This team is notorious for under playing injuries

    JG presser

    Jg: held so and so back to end the practice . . Looks like a day to day thing

    Next day

    IR
  13. Alexander

    Alexander What's it going to be then, eh?

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    Gardner tore his left pectoral at Stanford and it ended his senior year. Hopefully did not happen again.
  14. Alexander

    Alexander What's it going to be then, eh?

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    This team is not fundamentally good enough where a feel good underdog story making the roster is a good thing.
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  15. jobberone

    jobberone Let's go fishing Staff Member

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    No way to know about Gardner now.
  16. jobberone

    jobberone Let's go fishing Staff Member

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    Lot's of realists around to deconstruct the team's woes for us all. Hard to say what we have on defense. Maybe enough starters will stay on the field long enough to get an idea what their identity is this year.
  17. AbeBeta

    AbeBeta Well-Known Member

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    Ladies and gentlemen, our first installment of "I don't know the rules for PUP 2014." Don't worry if you missed it, we'll have many more posts like this.
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  18. Cowboy_Shawn

    Cowboy_Shawn Active Member

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    Usually I would say it's a good thing to get the minor injuries out of the way early but with the Cowboys things tend to snowball from here.
  19. Cowboy_Shawn

    Cowboy_Shawn Active Member

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    Ummm....I'm pretty sure he was joking.

    Lighten up.
  20. MichaelWinicki

    MichaelWinicki "You want some?" Staff Member

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    Lucky you had the massive forearms to compensate. :)
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