Ziggy Ansah has shoulder surgery

Updated: February 21, 2014, 10:57 AM ET
By Michael Rothstein | ESPN.com

INDIANAPOLIS -- Detroit Lions defensive end Ziggy Ansah had shoulder surgery to repair an issue the team identified before last year's NFL draft.

Ansah had the surgery "a couple weeks ago" in Los Angeles, where he has been working out and rehabilitating, according to Lions general manager Martin Mayhew.

"It was one that we kind of flagged when we drafted him that it might be an issue down the road," Mayhew said. "So it was something that we were aware of that might need to be fixed ...

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