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Eagles OL Jean-Gilles breaks ankle in first half, will have surgery

Updated: November 28, 2008, 1:02 AM ET
Associated Press

PHILADELPHIA -- Philadelphia Eagles right guard Max Jean-Gilles broke his right ankle in Philadelphia's 48-20 win over Arizona on Thursday night and will have season-ending surgery.

Jean-Gilles was hurt late in the first half when he was hit from behind by the Cardinals' Chike Okeafor, who was trying to make a diving tackle of quarterback Donovan McNabb.

A fourth-round pick in 2006, Jean-Gilles was starting for two-time Pro Bowl guard Shawn Andrews, who hasn't played since hurting ...

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