Patriots NT Vince Wilfork's (torn Achilles' tendon) wife tweeted Tuesday that he underwent successful surgery.
Speaking in a Monday radio interview, Patriots coach Bill Belichick admitted NT Vince Wilfork has a "serious injury," and is unlikely to play again this season.
A league source tells the Boston Globe that Patriots NT Vince Wilfork has been diagnosed with a torn Achilles' tendon.
Patriots NT Vince Wilfork will not return in Sunday night's Week 4 game against the Falcons with an ankle injury.
Patriots NT Vince Wilfork exited Sunday night's Week 4 game against the Falcons with a right ankle injury.
Patriots NT Vince Wilfork (illness) was added to the Week 8 injury report.
The Patriots are expected to keep Vince Wilfork more at nose tackle in 2011, rather than kicking him to end as they did last year.
Patriots signed NT Vince Wilfork to a five-year, $40 million contract. The deal includes $25 million guaranteed.
Patriots owner Bob Kraft said Wednesday that the club is close to striking a long-term deal with franchise player Vince Wilfork.
Vince Wilfork's wife indicated on Twitter that her husband will not make any drastic moves despite receiving an unwanted franchise tag from the Patriots Monday.
Patriots designated NT Vince Wilfork as their franchise player.
According to ESPN's Adam Schefter, a "standoff" between the Patriots and impending free agent NT Vince Wilfork may be taking place in New England.
The Boston Globe considers it "virtually certain" that the Patriots will use the franchise tag on Vince Wilfork.
Free agent NT Vince Wilfork said Thursday that playing for either Miami or Tampa Bay would be a "dream come true."