Buccaneers DE Da’Quan Bowers tears Achilles in team workouts


Da’Quan Bowers is the latest player to suffer a torn Achilles this spring. (Brian Blanco/AP)

Bowers tore his Achilles while participating in the team’s offseason training program, according to a report from the NFL Network’s Jason La Canfora.

The 22-year-old former second-round pick played in all 16 games his rookie season, recording 25 tackles and 1 1/2 sacks. He will undergo surgery Friday, according to the report.

Suggs, who had surgery on his ankle Tuesday, said he expects to return to the field by November at the latest.

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Matt Brooks is the high school sports editor for The Washington Post. He's an Arlington native and longtime District resident and was previously a high school sports reporter, editor for several blogs and Early Lead contributor with The Post.

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