Just because we like things that are gross (and a good reminder of how tough professional sports can be) take a look at these two tweets.
First from Sam Gagner of the Edmonton Oilers (in the NHL):
Thank you all for the support. Excited to come back stronger and hopefully better looking than a few days ago. pic.twitter.com/jyU91TMSuu— Sam Gagner (@89SGagner) September 24, 2013
Second from Rashad Johnson of the Arizona Cardinals
Rashad went on the Dan Patrick Show to talk about his gruesome injury
Here is Rashad on the phone with Dan Patrick