Shawn Lauvao has ankle surgery

Updated: August 9, 2013, 8:41 PM ET
Associated Press

CLEVELAND -- Shawn Lauvao's consecutive games streak is about to end, and so is Cleveland's run of healthy starting offensive lineman.

The Browns right guard underwent arthroscopic surgery on his left ankle on Friday and will not be ready for the Sept. 8 opener against Miami, the first game Lauvao has missed in three seasons.

Lauvao, who started all 16 games in each of the past two years, injured his ankle during practice earlier this week. Browns coach Rob Chudzinski said Lauvao ...

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