Episode 127: Is football under attack?

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In the Zone
Is football really under attack, or do parents of young athletes have a right to be concerned for their kids’ health?

That’s Gotta Hurt
Adrian Peterson – Minnesota Vikings running back
NaVorro Bowman – San Francisco 49ers linebacker
Landry Fields – Toronto Raptors forward
Danilo Gallinari – Denver Nuggets forward
Neymar – Barcelona forward

Ask Dr. Geier
How can a patient regain finger motion after splinting for a mallet finger injury?
What options exist for a chronic patellar tendon rupture?
Is the use of an allograft an option for ACL surgery in a skeletally immature athlete?
What can a 21-year-old athlete do to prevent developing arthritis later in life after a recent meniscus surgery?

Fan Favorites and Trash Talkers
Comments from listeners on the show and our previous discussions

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