Dr. Danan weighs in Bills’ DB Poyer, warrior mentality despite his nagging injuries.
Article Link: ‘Warrior’ mindset: Bills safety Jordan Poyer, in possibly final season with team, thrives despite constant injuries (buffalonews.com)
“The more these athletes advance from high school to college to the professional level, (the mindset) gets fine-tuned. There may be a sense that it was ingrained during their adolescent years, but for some, it may not evolve beyond that and for others, it continues to mature. To a large extent, that’s what can separate pro athletes from athletes who don’t necessarily play beyond high school or college.”