Behold the beautiful violence of the NFL. As Week 1 of the 2011 NFL regular season gets under way with a full slate of games this Sunday, injuries will inevitably begin to pile up.
Some huge names, like Peyton Manning and Arian Foster, are already out for Week 1, but more players are sure to go down during today's action.
There are few things can can wreck your fantasy football team quite like a star going down early in season, blowing a hole in your active roster and leaving you to pick through waiver wire scraps.
Early-season injuries can also create some tough decisions on whether or not to stick with a guy and wait for him to get healthy or cut your losses and move on with someone new.
Injuries can wreak havoc on your fantasy football team, so be sure to stay tuned for all the latest news and analysis as big hits turn into missed playing time.