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My brother and Broken Earth help out in Haiti

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I have a pretty cool family. My parents were both engineers and now they are expert retirees. They are also adorable. I have two older brothers – which explains my tomboy nature. Dave is a Senior Marketing Director at EA Sports and Ian is a doctor in Calgary. I’ve labeled myself as the “wonderful surprise” and “black sheep” of my family. Everyone is super smart and all I have is this stupid charisma and devilishly good looks. What the heck.Casting Dave to the shadows (sorry, bro, next time), we’re going to hone in on my middle brother, Dr. Ian Le. He’s the “smart one” who became an orthopedic surgeon. He graduated from the University of Alberta and completed his residency in Calgary. After spending a few years in Seattle and North Carolina, Ian specialized in foot and ankle injuries.

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Another graft bites the dust: Which tendon will this unlucky bird use to repair his ACL injury?

Thirteen games have come and gone. How will this week compare to the 43 injuries that occurred in week 9? Week 10 by the numbers:

40 = Number of players who missed game time due to injury.

4 = Number of players placed on season-ending IR.

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Eagles’ Nick Foles won’t be flapping his wings any time soon

With six teams on their bye week, we were treated to only thirteen games this week. Keep that in mind while we look at week 9 by the numbers:

43 = Number of players who missed game time due to injury.

4 = Number of players placed on season-ending IR.

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Breaking down Tony Romo’s back injury… Star Trek style!

We have officially hit the halfway point of the season! Coming off of a record low number of injuries in week 7, I must have jinxed the NFL because we saw a record high this week. Sorry, guys… Week 8 by the numbers:

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