DeAndre Hopkins underwent postseason wrist surgery

The Houston Texans' leading receiver underwent wrist surgery after the 2014 season.

DeAndre Hopkins told KILT Houston that he had a pin and rod inserted into his wrist to repair a torn ligament.

The ligament damage landed Hopkins on the Week 17 injury report, limiting him to just two catches for five yards in the season finale versus the Jaguars.

Hopkins downplayed the procedure as "minor" and said he expects to resume football activities in "a couple of weeks."

One of Around The NFL's "Making the Leap" successes, Hopkins broke out with 76 receptions for 1,210 yards and six touchdowns despite shaky quarterback play from Ryan Fitzpatrick and Ryan Mallett.

His 238-yard game in Week 13 versus the Titans was the most impressive performance we witnessed by a wide receiver all season.

Still just 22 years old, Hopkins is younger than several of the top wide receiver prospects in this year's draft class.

If Mallett can provide some semblance of consistency at quarterback, Hopkins should start vying for Pro Bowl recognition in 2015.

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