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Brian Westbrook To Have Surgery: Uh-Oh for Philly?

Published by on June 4, 2009
Article Source: Bleacher Report - NFL

It's times like these, in which those famous sayings arise in the city of Philadelphia. Sayings like: "Only in Philadelphia" or "We're cursed" are perfect for the situation the Eagles have been put in.

If you haven't figured it out by now, Brian Westbrook is due to have surgery on his injured right ankle. Dr. Mark Myerson will be performing the surgery on Friday in Baltimore. In a statement released by the Eagles, the surgery is said to be a "Debridement" of the ankle.

A debridement is the process of removing dead tissue or foreign material from and around a wound to expose healthy tissue. This is just another setback for the oft-injured running back.

Westbrook was coming off of a very tough injury-plague...

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