Bell averaged 28 touches per game in 2016 — after serving a 4-game suspension, and coming off surgery to repair a torn MCL in 2015, an injury that sidelined him for 7 games. The MCL tear was the worst injury of his young NFL career. But with such a heavy workload, Bell has an increased chance to both be a fantasy stud, and sustain injuries.
|Projected Missed||Probability of injury per game ?||Probablity of injury in the season ?|
|Jan 22, 2017||Inguinal Groin Sports Hernia||Coach Mike Tomlin admitted Bell had been playing through a groin issue late in the year. But Bell never appeared on the injury report. He underwent surgery in mid-March, 2017.|
|Nov 1, 2015||Knee MCL Tear Grade 3||Bell missed the remainder of the season after tearing his MCL in Week 9.|
|Dec 28, 2014||Knee ACL Pull Grade 1||Bell hyperextended his knee after taking a low hit in Week 17 against the Bengals. He missed the Wild Card game and the Pro Bowl as a result.|
|Nov 28, 2013||Head Cranial Concussion Grade 1||Bell cleared the concussion protocol in time to avoid missing any games.|
|Aug 19, 2013||Pedal Lisfranc Sprain||Bell suffered a Lisfranc sprain in the preseason and was forced to sit out the first 3 games of the regular season.|