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For Injured Jocks, It Helps to Be Loved

Sporting News

Dwight Howard is about 75 percent healthy and getting ripped for not playing through pain.

Derrick Rose is about 85 percent healthy, has no plans to play soon and nobody has a problem with it.

These are confusing times on The Injured Jock Front. We used to expect them to sacrifice their bodies for the team. Now people are telling Jadeveon Clowney to sit out next year at South Carolina. And he’s not even injured.

What must Willis Reed be thinking?

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