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Two surgeries for Celek

Eagles tight end Brent Celek underwent successful surgery to repair a sports hernia by Dr. William Meyers at Jefferson at the Navy Yard in Philadelphia.

Two surgeries for Celek

Eagles tight end Brent Celek has two successful surgeries Tuesday. (Ron Cortes/Staff Photographer)
Eagles tight end Brent Celek has two successful surgeries Tuesday. (Ron Cortes/Staff Photographer)

Eagles tight end Brent Celek underwent successful surgery to repair a sports hernia by Dr. William Meyers at Jefferson at the Navy Yard in Philadelphia.

He also underwent successful surgery to repair a torn labrum in his left hip by Dr. John Salvo of the Rothman Institute.

Both procedures were performed concurrently on Tuesday.

"Thx for all the love guys. Gonna come back even stronger," Celek tweeted.

Celek finished second on the team this year with 62 catches for 811 yards and five touchdowns. In the last three games, had 13 catches for 294 yards and three scores, the second time in his career that he had touchdowns in three consecutive games.

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