The Facts: Following up on a previous item. ... Lane has been diagnosed with a broken leg, and requires season-ending surgery according to Greg Auman of the Tampa Bay Times.
Diehards Line: Lane had played only 77 snaps as the Bucs' lead blocker this season. His loss won't have an effect on Tampa's monumentally-ineffective running game. Going on 28, Lane isn't signed beyond 2014 and is unlikely to command much money on the open market.