Report: Patriots Wilfork tears achilles

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According to various reports out of Boston, including Shalise Manza-Young's first report in the Boston Globe, Patriots DL Vince Wilfork torn his right achilles tendon in the win over Atlanta Sunday night.   Wilfork was carted off the field in the first quarter and the team termed it as an ankle injury.

Wilfork is expected to put on season-ending injured reserve.