Benjamin Watson

Sports Injury Predictor

Preseason

Chance of Injury in 2018: question mark 55.8%
Chance of Injury per Game: question mark 5%
Projected Games missed for 2018: question mark 1.0
Durability: question mark 4

Medium Risk

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Benjamin Watson Injury History

Date League Injury Details
Aug 27, 2016 NFL Pedal Achilles Tear Grade 3 Watson tore his Achilles in preseason Week 3 and missed the year. He returned to game action in the 2nd preseason contest of 2017.
Sep 21, 2014 NFL Inguinal Groin Pull Grade 1
Nov 10, 2013 NFL Head Cranial Concussion Grade 1 Watson suffered a concussion against the Cowboys and missed the following game.
Dec 8, 2011 NFL Head Cranial Concussion Grade 3 Watson missed the final 3 games of 2011 after suffering his 3rd concussion of the season. He called each injury minor, though, and reported no lingering symptoms.
Oct 23, 2011 NFL Head Cranial Concussion Grade 1 Watson suffered his 2nd concussion of the season. He took the field for the 1st play of the 3rd quarter but sat out the rest of the game. He returned the following week.
Jul 30, 2011 NFL Head Cranial Concussion Grade 1 Watson suffered a concussion in a training camp practice and missed 4 days of workouts. He returned before the start of preseason games.
Sep 3, 2008 NFL Knee Strain Grade 1 Watson missed 2 games with an unspecified knee injury.
Dec 13, 2007 NFL Pedal Ankle (high) Sprain Grade 3 Watson missed 2 more games with his ankle issue. It's not clear whether he suffered a re-injury or merely rested the ankle after weeks of decreased effectiveness. He had surgery after the season, likely sometime in March 2008.
Oct 14, 2007 NFL Pedal Ankle (high) Sprain Grade 3 Watson suffered a left ankle injury in the 1st half against Dallas and missed the following 2 games. He later missed 2 more weeks and required surgery after the season.
Dec 10, 2006 NFL Knee Strain Grade 1 Watson suffered an unspecified left knee injury against the Dolphins and missed the final 3 regular-season games. The length of absence and early reports that he could miss multiple weeks point to a possible ligament sprain.
Dec 11, 2005 NFL Head Cranial Concussion Grade 1 Watson suffered a concussion and missed 1 game.
Sep 15, 2004 NFL Knee Tear Watson missed the final 15 games of his rookie season plus the playoffs with an undisclosed knee injury. He went from probable to questionable to inactive for Week 2 and then landed on IR. May have been a mid-week practice injury.