Terrell Suggs’ Achilles surgery is successful
BALTIMORE — Ravens outside linebacker Terrell Suggs, the reigning NFL Defensive Player of the Year, underwent successful surgery on his torn Achilles tendon Tuesday afternoon, but his availability for the 2012 season remains a significant question mark.
The surgery was performed by noted foot specialist Dr. Robert Anderson in Charlotte, N.C.
“After some recovery time, (Suggs) will begin the process of rehabbing the area,” Ravens general manager Ozzie Newsome said in a statement released by the team Tuesday night. “We know he will work hard to get back on the field with his teammates as soon as the doctors and trainers allow. We’re confident that he can make a full recovery.”
Suggs said he suffered the torn Achilles on April 18 while doing conditioning work near his Arizona home. He told The Baltimore Sun that he saw two doctors and one diagnosed him with a partial tear and the other called it
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