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Injuries are expected on the playing field, but sometimes athletes suffer crazy injuries when they aren’t even on the field. Check these out.
This football legend wrecked his motorcycle and required 7 hours of surgery to repair his head injury.
Cal Ripkin Jr.
This baseball player had his nose broken by a teammate during team pictures.
Simmons missed several games after developing tendonitis due to his Game Boy habit.
Ken Griffey, Jr.
Griffey was sidlined after breaking his hand while wrestling with his son.
Walker once separated his shoulder while he was fishing and missed the beginning of his 1997 season.
Here’s a pro wrestler who once dislocated his shoulder while taking out the trash.
Ryan was bit by a coyote during his career, though he did stick his hand into the enclosure to pet the coyotes.
Jordan once cut his finger on a cigar cutter, though it didn’t interfere too much with his basketball game.
While playing for the San Antonio Spurs, Bonner blames his tendonitis on switching to the iPhone 6, which was bigger than he was used to.
After suffering from an infected pimple, Turner was sent to the ER instead of the baseball field.
This L.A. Lakers player hurt his back while carrying bags.