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Florida's Tebow has Shoulder Surgery

By: AP
By: AP

GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) - Florida quarterback Tim Tebow has had
surgery on his right shoulder and is expected to be ready for
spring practice in April.

The 2007 Heisman Trophy winner had surgery Monday at Shands
Florida Surgical Center to remove a bone spur and hopefully reduce
chronic inflammation.

Tebow announced Sunday that he will return for his senior
season.

He injured his non-throwing shoulder against Kentucky in October
2007 and re-aggravated it earlier this season. He had painkilling
injections before each of the final six games last season. It was
unclear whether he received shots this season.


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