I retired because I had a knee injury, my cartilage was wearing out, it was painful and I couldn't put in the four hours of practice each day that I needed to.— Guy Forget
Most Powerful Knee Injury quotations
I just don't want to end up on something that bores the hell out of me.
Otherwise, I'll fake a knee injury and get out of there.
After I hurt the knee, football wasn't nearly as much fun.
I was limited. But you make do with what you have. I adjusted some. I was lucky to play as long as I did, with the different kinds of injuries I got. I played with two severed hamstring muscles in my leg late in my career. I could barely run, other than to drop back to pass.
Not only are squats not bad for the knees, every legitimate research study on this subject has shown that squats improve knee stability and therefore help reduce the risk of injuries.
I've played with IVs before, during and after games.
I've played with a broken hand, a sprained ankle, a torn shoulder, a fractured tooth, a severed lip, and a knee the size of a softball. I don't miss 15 games because of a toe injury that everybody knows wasn't that serious in the first place.
Eventually, competition and adventure wane, and I enter my ibuprofen phase.
Tweaky hamstrings and achy knees restrict mileage, but I continue running for health, sanity, and the ritual of a Sunday trail run with like-minded buddies. We discuss the nagging injuries that bedevil us, and remember the good old days when we were kings.
Sandro's holding is face. You can tell from that it's a knee injury.
If I could change on thing about myself, I would: Have better knees.
Mine are shot because of injuries. You're only as good as your legs, whether you're an athlete or an actor.
I played pretty darn competitive-level hockey.
Then the good old knee injury. Obviously, it's a blessing in disguise, but growing up Canadian, that's our religion, that's our football.
I had a bad knee injury when I was about seventeen.
I wasn't able to climb for about six months. It was kind of like a transformative time for me, because it was really hard for me not to be able to climb. It forced me to appreciate things without just climbing.
Eighteen years ago, my left knee I hurt. I've never had a knee injury in the pros.
Guys get injuries and there's a reason why these injuries happen.
A lot of time you're going to get your knee injuries and your ankle injuries, but sometimes if a guy's back is hurting it might be because his core isn't balanced with his back.
Fishing largely consists of not catching fish;
failure is as much a part of the sport as knee injuries are of football.
I never had a serious injury that kept me out of a big competition.
Now everyone has injuries - to their feet or their knees or their backs.