Tampa, FL-- Bucs' second-year DE Da'Quan Bowers, suffered a torn Achilles tendon during team off-season workouts. The Bucs announced the news Thursday afternoon.
Bowers will undergo surgery tomorrow, although plans are still being finalized.
Ravens' LB Terrell Suggs also suffered a torn Achilles in the past 2 weeks. He underwent surgery, and plans to play this season.
However, the recovery time for a torn Achilles is usually in the 8-12 month range.
The Bucs also announced that QB Jordan Jefferson has been waived.