The Facts: Edelman underwent a shoulder procedure last week that is said to involve “not a lengthy rehab” and is expected to have him ready for the team’s offseason program, a league source tells ESPN's Adam Schefter.
Diehards Line: The surgery comes as no surprise. A previous reports indicated that Edelman would need both the shoulder surgery and a scope on his left knee scope to identify and help remove a loose body. The 33-year-old, who played through those injuries along with a rib problem, still managed a career-high 1,117 receiving yards on 100 catches, plus six touchdowns. Those were team highs in all three categories for Edelman. ... We'll follow up as needed.