Report: Vols' Ben Martin suffers another Achilles' injury

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WVLT) -- Tennessee defensive end Ben Martin has torn his Achilles', that according to Volquest.com

It's the second such injury for Martin, as he hurt his Achilles the first week of fall camp in 2010. Martin missed the season because of the injury.

The Ohio native is scheduled to have surgery on Wednesday. While he will miss spring drills, it is believed Martin will be back in time for the 2011 season.


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