Found March 03, 2013 on AFC East Daily:
New York Jets tight end Dustin Keller hadn't missed a game or a practice until last season, the final year of his five-year rookie contract.Now, he's wondering if he'll get a chance to prove that it wasn't a fluke. Keller missed half of the 2012 season with hamstring and ankle issues, and the Jets' offensive production suffered. Much of quarterback Mark Sanchez's success over the past few years has been due to Keller's consistency in the middle of the field, and his absence was more than noticeable.So while Keller waits to see what the Jets have in store for the future, he's been very clear that his health will not be a lingering issue.“The thing I wants teams to realize is that I played my first four years in the NFL without missing a single practice, let alone a game,” Keller recently told Brian Costello of the New York Post. “I’m not some injury-prone player that teams have to worry about. Both of my injuries were non-contact injuries, so they were...
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