Source: Nick Collins has neck surgery
Collins' prognosis was good after the single fusion to the vertebrae, but it will take about six months to determine whether he will be able to resume his NFL career, according to the source.
Collins underwent the surgery at the Hospital for Special Surgery.
Adam Schefter is ESPN's NFL Insider.
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