A broad analysis conducted before the pandemic found that 34% of current elite athletes reported anxiety and depression symptoms. That would mean, on average, at any given time, 18 players on a 53-man NFL team could benefit from psychological help. Feelings of anxiety and depression may go undetected, as well.
Here's a look at the Eagles and Raiders inactives for Sunday's game at Allegiant Stadium in Las Vegas. By Dave Zangaro
PHILADELPHIA - Eagles star right tackle Lane Johnson is expected to start Sunday in Las Vegas after pressing pause on his season to deal with anxiety and depression issues. Johnson was forced to leave the Eagles hours before the Oct. 3 loss to the Kansas City and subsequently missed games at Carolina and against Tampa Bay before rejoining the team earlier this week and hitting the practice field Wednesday on a limited basis.