Eagles' Jason Peters tears Achilles

Updated: April 2, 2012, 10:07 AM ET
ESPN.com news services

Jason Peters, the five-time Pro Bowl offensive tackle for the Philadelphia Eagles, will undergo surgery Tuesday after rupturing the Achilles tendon in his right leg while working out in Texas.

Peters, 30, suffered the injury on March 27, the team said in a statement.

The Eagles acquired Peters in a trade with Buffalo for three draft picks before the 2009 draft. He has been named to every Pro Bowl since 2007.

He played five seasons for the Bills, 3½ as a starter.

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