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Tuesday, June 22, 2010
Bell breaks down Smith's injury

By Pat Yasinskas
ESPN.com

Carolina Panthers coach John Fox likes to say “I’m not a doctor’’ when asked about injuries to his players.

I’m not a doctor either. But we’ve got Stephania Bell on our staff. She’s a physical therapist who is a board-certified orthopedic clinical specialist and a certified strength and conditioning specialist.

She’s got a very detailed analysis of the broken arm suffered by Carolina receiver Steve Smith during a flag football game. The short version is Stephania doesn’t think Smith’s injury should cause any major problems. Here’s the long version.