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News – NFL Lockout will affect the AT/Athlete relationship

13 Feb

Denver, CO – The relationship between the football players and longtime Denver Broncos ATC, Steve Antonopulos, will be greatly affected if the NFL owners and the NFLPA cannot come to terms in March.

When it comes to helping players recover from injuries and rebound from surgeries, the Broncos have long put those efforts in the hands of head athletic trainer Steve Antonopulos and the team’s medical staff.

But a March 4 lockout by NFL owners would mean hands off all around, and that could leave wide receivers Demaryius Thomas and Eddie Royal out in the cold. Continue reading