Breer: Sophomore signal callers
Four quarterbacks went in the first round of the 2011 draft. Where does everyone stand today? Albert Breer reports. More ...
The surgery is being termed as "minor." (Just like all offseason surgeries.) Webster called the surgery "commonplace." Britt is recovering from a torn ACL suffered early last season.
Webster has a point that many players get a second surgery during their rehabilitation from a torn ACL. That doesn't mean it's a particularly good sign for Britt's readiness for the 2012 season. Britt said earlier this week he hopes to be ready for Week 1, but this is clearly a setback.
The more likely scenario is that Britt won't be all the way back to his old self until late in the 2012 season or even 2013.