Despite torn Achilles, Suggs vows to play this Year


Jan 15, 2012; Baltimore, MD, USA; Baltimore Ravens linebacker Terrell Suggs (55) during the AFC Divisional Playoff game against the Houston Texans at M


Update: 12:30

Suggs has confirmed that he suffered a torn Achilles tendon while working out last week, but that he will return before the end of the 2102 season.


105.7 The Fan in Baltimore is reporting that Ravens LB/DE Terrell Suggs will miss the entire 2012 season with a torn Achilles’ tendon. The Ravens had this to say on the matter:

We are in contact with Terrell. He will see a specialist early next week, and we’ll know more at that time.


Suggs has disputed that he’s out for the season and issued this statement to Aaron Wilson that he will return in the middle of the 2012 season:

Absolutely. Middle to end of October. Definitely beginning of December.


Last season, Suugs accounted for 70 tackles, 14 sacks, 7 forced fumbles, and 2 interceptions. In his 9-year career, Suggs has amassed 566 tackles, 82.5 sacks, and 27 forced fumbles.


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