Found May 15, 2012 on Pro Sports Daily:
Philadelphia Eagles offensive tackle Jason Peters, a five-time Pro Bowl selection, ruptured his Achillies tendon a second time, reported Monday. According to the account, Peters ruptured his Achilles tendon again after the Roll-A-Bout he was using malfunctioned while he was moving through his kitchen. The device is basically crutches on wheels, and when it broke, Peters fell and re-injured his Achilles. Peters initially ruptured his Achilles on March 27. The second rupture required a second surgery and recovery will be delayed about three weeks. Peters plans to sue the manufacturer, according to Peters was hoping to return during the 2012 season, but the second injury puts his career in jeopardy. Peters, 30, weighs well over 300 pounds.

Philadelphia Eagles LT Jason Peters Re-Tears Achilles, Has Second Surgery

The sense of security the Philadelphia Eagles felt about their offensive line was shaken up earlier this year when Pro Bowl LT Jason Peters tore his Achilles tendon. Peters had surgery to repair the injury and begin the long recovery process, which would likely take all of the 2012 season. Now comes word that Peters re-tore his Achilles recently and required a second surgery. The...

Philadelphia Eagles: Jason Peters, LeSean McCoy and All the Latest News

Over the course of the past week, there have been several newsworthy items come out regarding multiple Philadelphia Eagles players.  In case you’ve missed anything, here is the latest and greatest in Eagles land… Jason Peters re-injures his Achilles tendon Apparently this is the now infamous Roll-A-Bout Peters was using. Photo: This is some unfortunate news...

Eagles OL tears Achilles again

Jason Peters tore his Achilles tendon for the second time this offseason after an accident in his home when a walker called a “roll-a-bout” broke due to his immense size.

All-Pro LT Jason Peters re-injures Achilles

Eagles Pro Bowl left tackle Jason Peters re-ruptured his right Achilles that he first hurt in March. The Eagles confirmed the injury Monday. Peters was already out indefinitely and is likely to miss the 2012 season. A five-time Pro Bowl selection, Peters is widely considered one of the best offensive linemen in the NFL. He spent his first five seasons with Buffalo before coming...

Jason Peters: Eagles Tackle Ruptures Achilles Tendon Again

Some guys have all the luck and others, well, they hate those guys. Jason Peters fits firmly into the latter category right about now. Philadelphia Eagles offensive tackle Jason Peters ruptured his right Achilles tendon a second time in a few weeks, but this time he was in his own home when it happened. The five-time Pro Bowler was using a Roll-A-Bout – which is essentially crutches...

Report: Jason Peters ruptures his Achilles for a second time

Express-Times Photo MATT SMITH According to Derrick Gunn of, Philadelphia Eagles offensive tackle Jason Peters have ruptured his Achilles tendon for the second time this offseason. Peters ruptured his Achilles back in March and now after doing it for a second time, this will likely end his 2012 season before it even began. Peters ruptured it a second time while while...

Eagles’ Jason Peters ruptures his Achilles again

When the Eagles’ Jason Peters, one of the league’s top offensive lineman in 2011, tore his Achilles in March, the Eagles wasted no time in finding a replacement, signing Demetress Bell, formerly of the Buffalo Bills. Peters was fully expected to miss the entirety of the 2012 season and the Eagles prepared themselves for that. It didn’t get any better for Peters today, as he...

Jason Peters Suffers Setback; Will Require Another Surgery

Jason Peters of the Philadelphia Eagles has ruptured his Achilles' tendon for the 2nd time and will require another surgery to repair it. According to CSNPhilly‘s Derrick Gunn and other outlets, Jason Peters, who was recovering from surgery to repair his Achilles’ tendon has re-injured himself. The Pro Bowl Offensive tackle ruptured his Achilles in March while working out...

Suggs, Peters to lose pay because of injuries

Baltimore Ravens linebacker Terrell Suggs and Philadelphia Eagles tackle Jason Peters may forfeit millions in salary because both sustained injuries that fall under the "Nonfootball injury" provision of the collective bargaining agreement, according to an report. The Article 20, Section 3 provision of the CBA states: "A player who is placed on a Nonfootball...

Ravens' Suggs and Eagles' Peters face salary reductions

AP Photo reported Wednesday Baltimore Ravens linebacker Terrell Suggs and Philadephia Eagles tackle Jason Peters are facing salary reductions for the 2012 season after suffering Achilles injuries the league has deemed nonfootball related. The new collective bargaining agreement states: “A player who is placed on a Nonfootball Injury or Illness List (“N-FI”) is not...

The Terrible Podcast – Talking Tight End Depth Concerns & DeCastro Contract Episode

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