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Alex Mack has appendix removed

Updated: October 3, 2011, 7:06 PM ET
Associated Press

BEREA, Ohio -- Browns Pro Bowl center Alex Mack underwent surgery to have his appendix removed, one day after he felt sick but played all 87 snaps in Cleveland's loss to Tennessee.

Cleveland coach Pat Shurmur said Mack came to the team's facility on Monday showing appendicitis symptoms. Mack had "soreness and the tenderness that would point to that," Shurmur said.

Shurmur reported the surgery was a success and Mack will spend one night at the Cleveland Clinic. Shurmur does not know ...

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