(NECN) - Vince Wilfork of the New England Patriots tore his Achilles tendon and will most likely be out for the remainder of the season.
The news was first reported by Shalise Manza Young of the Boston Globe and confirmed by CSNNE.com's Tom E. Curran.
Wilfork suffered the injury in the Patriots game against the Atlanta Falcons Sunday night.
Pats ended up winning the game 30-23 to give them a 4-0 start to the season.
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