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Whose career-altering/ending injury do you remember?

Discussion in 'Sports and News' started by Columbo, Dec 8, 2006.

  1. Columbo

    Columbo Active Member

    I never saw the Sayers debacle, but that would be one of the top ones.

    For me, though: Mike Davis smoking Kellen Winslow's knee in 1987 (guy killed the Browns and the Chargers)

    Ron Harper, who was so dominant - just below Jordan, blowing out the knee in a non-contact situation.

    Here's the one that might get me laughed out of the room (as if that has ever troubled me...):

    The Bullets' John Williams blowing out the knee. He had so many facets to his game. He got out of shape after the injury and became a Hot Plate joke.

  2. zeke12

    zeke12 Guest

    Napoleon Kauffman.

  3. Armchair_QB

    Armchair_QB Well-Known Member

    Dave Dravecky
  4. spnited

    spnited Active Member

    Dennis Byrd
  5. Trey Beamon

    Trey Beamon Active Member

    Jason Kendall
  6. zeke12

    zeke12 Guest

    Oooh, ooh, Moises Alou.

    Not an ender, but he didn't swipe many bases after that ugliness rounding second.
  7. Armchair_QB

    Armchair_QB Well-Known Member

    Thurmon Munson
  8. Songbird

    Songbird Well-Known Member

    Joe Thiesman
    Bo Jackson (was on the sideline)
    Dickie Thon
  9. Armchair_QB

    Armchair_QB Well-Known Member

    Could you hear it?
  10. HoopsMcCann

    HoopsMcCann Active Member

  11. Webster

    Webster Well-Known Member

    Bernard King. He came back, and was really good for one year with the Bullets. But he was so dominant before he hurt his knee (agianst the KC Kings?) and was never the same.

    Not a gory injury like a Krumrie or a Kauffman, but a huge impact on a rabid Knicks fan.
  12. 2muchcoffeeman

    2muchcoffeeman Active Member

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