"Cheeseburger" Cody has Surgery, Will Miss 2 Weeks

We learned today that Terrence “Cheeseburger” Cody has had surgery on his swollen knee, and is expected to miss two weeks.

From the Baltimore Sun:

Rookie nose tackle Terrence Cody had surgery to repair the meniscus in his knee last week and will be out for two weeks, coach John Harbaugh said.

The second-round pick is considered questionable for the Sept. 13 opener at the New York Jets.

“There’s a chance he could be back for the opener against the Jets or, for the bigger guys, sometimes it takes a little longer,” Harbaugh said. “The plus is we have a lot of depth on the defensive line right now. That’ll be day to day as we get closer to the game.”

Cody and the Ravens originally believed the 349-pound lineman wouldn’t need surgery. But he had the procedure on Aug. 24.

“He’s got a little bit of a tear in his lateral meniscus and had a loose body floating around in there,” Harbaugh said.


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