I am a junior in college right now, and I thought that my entire life was going to change after a football injury I suffered during a game a year ago. I am the starting quarterback, and I had not missed a single game until I was sacked hard on that day. I have been sacked before, but this was the first time I knew something was wrong within a second of hitting the ground. I knew that I had torn something, and it scared me. My coach talked with a coach at a Denver sports performance training center after surgery was ruled out.
I was very thankful that I would not need surgery, but I honestly was not sure I would play football again either. I honestly thought my career was over. My coach had the foresight though to get me headed back in the right direction. Continue reading