Patriots' Julian Edelman underwent shoulder procedure, not expected to miss offseason program

Shalise Manza YoungYahoo Sports Columnist
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New England Patriots receiver Julian Edeman was a regular on the team’s injury report this season, so it’s not a surprise that he needed at least one surgery once it ended.

Via multiple reports, the veteran underwent a shoulder procedure last week. However, it is not expected to require a lengthy rehab, and Edelman should be ready for the team’s offseason program.

The 33-year-old played in all 16 regular-season games, with 100 catches for 1,117 yards and six touchdowns. He also had eight carries for 27 yards.

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Edelman was arrested in Beverly Hills earlier this month after jumping onto the hood of a car that wasn’t his. He was cited for misdemeanor vandalism.

New England Patriots receiver Julian Edelman recently underwent shoulder surgery. (AP/Steven Senne)
New England Patriots receiver Julian Edelman recently underwent shoulder surgery. (AP/Steven Senne)

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