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Old 08-05-2011, 12:10 AM   #2598
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Originally Posted by BMarsh615 View Post
Shanahan: RB Ryan Torain out 7 to 10 days after having 4 screws inserted into the fractured third metacarpal in his left hand. #Redskins
I'm confused as to how one would use 4 screws as the only fixation in a metacarpal fracture. I could see like 1, maybe 2 screws or 4 screws and a plate, but 4 screws doesn't make sense unless it was a really odd fracture/s.

I'm also confused as to how that guy gets hurt so damn much.
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