Injuries are part of the game. But not only that, they often shape how the NFL season turns out for many franchises. One false step or bad block can doom a franchise for a year and send their fans into a year of misery.
The 2011 season has been a season of high-profile injuries. Some have blamed it on the lockout while some have chalked it up simply to chance and the physical game these men play. But either way, these injuries have shaped and shifted the power of teams in the league and will play a key role in who we see at the top of the draft in April.
What follows is a list of the most injury-plagued teams thus far in the 2011 season