Browns corner Joe Haden has ankle surgery, should be back for first game

Cleveland Browns cornerback Joe Haden underwent surgery on his left ankle on Wednesday. Haden injured his ankle against the Arizona Cardinals.

He is expected to resume football activities during training camp and should be ready for the start of the 2016 regular season.

Haden started five games in 2015. He was inactive for eight games with various injuries; including a concussion, rib, finger and ankle injuries. He was placed on injured reserve in December for a concussion.

Entering his seventh season, the former seventh overall pick in the 2010 NFL Draft and two-time Pro Bowler has started 68 of 77 games and compiled 16 interceptions in his career with the Browns.

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Aaron Wilson covers the NFL for National Football Post, his second stint at the Post. He has previously written for Pro Football Talk and FOX Sports-Scout. Entering his 13th year covering the Baltimore Ravens, he's a beat writer for The Baltimore Sun. Wilson has also covered the Jacksonville Jaguars and Tennessee Titans.

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