Originally posted on Fox Sports Wisconsin  |  Last updated 12/22/12
MADISON, Wis. Somewhere in Joel Stave's apartment, a hamper is filled with old T-shirts missing left sleeves, scissors having sheared off everything down to the hip.This is no fashion statement from Wisconsin's redshirt freshman quarterback. It was done out of necessity and comfort for the good of his aching collarbone.Stave broke his left collarbone during a game against Michigan State on Oct. 27, and for the next month, the range of motion in his left arm was nonexistent as he wrapped himself in a sling to avoid further pain in the area."It ached for two-and-a-half weeks, three weeks or so," he said Friday after practice. "I never moved it at all, really. I slept in a recliner. I kept my arm basically pinned to my stomach."The injury then led Stave to make a bold decision with "seven or eight" of his T-shirts."If I cut the left sleeve off all the way down to my hip, then I could just pull it over and kind of slide my arm through without ever moving it," Stave said. "That's the wo...
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