The New England Patriots almost lost a thriller today to the New York Giants, and now according to Adam Schefter, the Patriots did lose a playmaker. Julian Edelman the former college quarterback and amazing wide out has a broken foot.
Edelman, 29, is in the second year of his four-year, $17 million contract that included $8 million guaranteed. He stands to make base salaries of $2.25 million (2015), $2.5 million (2016), and $3 million (2017) over the remainder of the contract.
Entering today’s game, Edelman had recorded 57 receptions for 639 yards receiving and seven touchdowns for the Patriots over the course of eight games.
Julian Edelman will undergo surgery Monday for a broken bone in his foot, per source. There is hope he will return this season, per sources.
— Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) November 16, 2015