Patriots wide receiver Julian Edelman having surgery for broken foot

New England Patriots wide receiver Julian Edelman broke a bone in his left foot and will require surgery, according to a league source. Edelman could return this season, though, the source emphasized. Edelman is one of the top wide receivers in the game. He got hurt when tackled by linebacker Jasper Brinkley. Edelman entered Sunday with 57 catches for 639 yards and seven touchdowns. Follow me on Twitter: @AaronWilson_NFL Aaron Wilson covers the Texans for The Houston Chronicle.  
Aaron Wilson
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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