The unfortunate 500

King, Peter
December 1992
Sports Illustrated;12/7/92, Vol. 77 Issue 24, p20
Discusses the increasing and staggering number of NFL players who have missed at least one game because of injury. The recent serious injury to Jet defensive lineman Dennis Byrd; Other recent injuries to notable players; Statistics on player injuries; Teams affected by numerous injuries; Three measures that need to be taken to protect quarterbacks; A chart listing 500 players injured this season.


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