% chance misses at least 2 quarters
1- 17√1-% Inj/Season
Ability to produce despire relatively minor injuries. 5 being most durable
Injury analysis powered by Draft Sharks Injury Index, formerly
|Jan 12, 2014||NFL||Pedal Ankle Ligament Tear Grade 3||The procedure was designed to tighten ligaments in Newton's left ankle and give him more range of motion. Surgery was on March 19, 2014.|
|Aug 30, 2008||Non-NFL||Pedal Ankle Sprain Grade 2||During his sophomore season, Newton played in the season opener against Hawaii but suffered an ankle injury. He then took a medical redshirt.|
|Aug 22, 2014||NFL||Chest Rib Fracture||Newton suffered a fractured rib in a preseason game. He missed the first game of the regular season as a result.|
|Dec 30, 2012||NFL||Pedal Ankle Sprain/Pull Unspecified Grade 1||Newton suffered a left ankle sprain against the Saints that was considered minor.|
|Oct 2, 2016||NFL||Head Cranial Concussion Grade 1||Newton took a hard hit to the head during Week 4 action.|
|Dec 11, 2016||NFL||Shoulder Rotator Cuff Tear||Newton eventually underwent surgery on March 30, 2017.|
|Dec 9, 2014||NFL||Back Vertebral Fracture||Newton endured two transverse process fractures in his lower back in a car accident.|
|Jan 7, 2018||NFL||Knee Strain Grade 1||Newton suffered ligament and cartilage damage, as well as extensive swelling. He avoided surgery.|
|Oct 21, 2018||NFL||Shoulder||Newton played through the injury until the final 2 weeks, when Carolina shut him down. Newton underwent surgery on January 24.|
|Sep 12, 2019||NFL||Pedal Lisfranc Sprain||Newton aggravated a left foot injury in the Week 2 loss to Buccaneers. He missed the rest of the regular season.|
|Jun 4, 2021||NFL||Hand||Newton suffered a slight bruise on his throwing hand in the Patriots' OTA session. He was ready for the Patriots' mandatory minicamp|
What You Need to Know:
Draft Sharks Bottom Line:
Newton looks like a strong bet to start Week 1. Whether or not he keeps the job all year will come down to his performance -- and the development of Mac Jones.
With total games played a mystery, Newton is a potential dud in best ball leagues. But he'll likely end up as a usable piece for standard redraft leagues early on.
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