Jason Pierre-Paul has surgery

Updated: June 4, 2013, 3:42 PM ET
By Adam Schefter | ESPN

New York Giants defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul underwent surgery Tuesday in Los Angeles to repair a herniated disk in his lower back, the team announced.

The team estimated Pierre-Paul would be recovered from the surgery in 12 weeks.

Pierre-Paul, 24, played with the back injury last year and received multiple epidural injections to get through the season.

"My back has been bothering me for a while, and even last season I played through some back issues," Pierre-Paul ...

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