Vikings, Kirk Cousins say his Achilles tendon surgery was a success


November 2, 2023

Carlos Gonzalez, Star Tribune

Vikings quarterback Kirk Cousins was carted off the field in the fourth quarter against the Packers on Sunday. He had successful surgery on his torn right Achilles tendon on Wednesday.

The Vikings and quarterback Kirk Cousins posted on social media that he had successful surgery in Eagan on Wednesday morning to repair his torn right Achilles tendon.

Vikings doctor Chris Coetzee, who specializes in foot and ankle surgery, led the operation at Twin Cities Orthopedics on Wednesday. The Vikings placed Cousins on injured reserve Tuesday; he will miss the rest of the season after surgery.

"Surgery was a success!" Cousins posted on social media. "Grateful for your prayers, Dr. Coetzee's abilities, and our medical team. Would appreciate continued prayers! One day at a time..."


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