Media Coverage

AL.com - Injury questions fading for Jameson Williams, John Metchie entering NFL draft

AL.com

By Mike Rodak

Two years ago, the long-term prognosis of Tua Tagovailoa’s hip injury dominated the discussion around Alabama’s star quarterback entering the NFL draft. Overcoming “a freak thing that you seldom see,” Tagovailoa recovered quickly to become the No. 5 overall pick in 2020.

The circumstances are different for Alabama’s two injured star receivers, Jameson Williams and John Metchie, entering this week’s NFL draft.

The Boston Globe - If Patriots target a receiver in draft, Alabama’s John Metchie has a lot going for him

The Boston Globe's Jim McBride, beat writer for the New England Patriots, recently spoke with Dr. Lyle Cain to get his insight on former Alabama receivers, John Metchie and Jameson Williams going into the upcoming 2022 NFL Draft.

The Boston Globe

By Jim McBride

It was a cruel case of déjà vu.

Alabama receivers John Metchie and Jameson Williams suffered eerily similar noncontact ACL tears in back-to-back games last season.

USA TODAY: Texans Talk Podcast - Gathering intel on Jameson Williams, John Metchie ACL injuries

USA Today reporter and Texans Talk Podcast host, Mark Lane, interviewed Dr. Lyle Cain to get his perspective on the recoveries of former Alabama Crimson Tide receivers, John Metchie and Jameson Williamson, going into the 2022 NFL Draft.

USA TODAY: Texans Talk Podcast

By Mark Lane

The “Texans Talk Podcast” is back for a special edition to explore the injury and prognosis of two standout receivers in the 2022 NFL draft class.

The Athletic - Crimson Tide surgeon: WRs John Metchie’s, Jameson Williams’ ACLs mending nicely as NFL Draft nears

The Athletic's Jeff Howe interviewed Dr. Lyle Cain to get his perspective on the recoveries of former Alabama Crimson Tide receivers, John Metchie and Jameson Williamson, going into the 2022 NFL Draft.

The Athletic

By Jeff Howe

Jameson Williams and John Metchie, two of the most coveted wide receivers in the NFL Draft, are on an accelerated road to recovery from their torn ACLs.

WJOX 94.5 - Dr. Lyle Cain discusses the NFL Scouting Combine on McElroy & Cubelic In The Morning

Dr. Lyle Cain was a guest on JOX 94.5 FM's McElroy & Cubelic In The Morning on Wednesday, March 2, 2022.

Dr. Cain joined Greg McElroy and Cole Cubelic to share insight on what is happening behind the scenes this week, from a medical evaluation perspective, at the NFL Scouting Combine.

The Boston Globe - Catching up with Garrett Whitlock, keeping the faith down South during the offseason lockout

The Boston Globe's associate sports editor, Stan Grossfeld, visited Birmingham in February, 2022 and spent a few days hanging out with Boston Red Sox pitcher, Garrett Whitlock.

In the profile story, Mr. Grossfeld shares details about Garrett's time growing up in Georgia, pitching collegiately for UAB, training at Tinsley Performance during the MLB lockout, and how his recovery journey from Tommy John surgery saved his life and helped him grow in both his faith and compassion.