Nick Mangold

Jets Place Nick Mangold (Ankle) On Season-Ending IR

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. — Nick Mangold's season is over — and so might his tenure with the New York Jets.

The star center was placed on injured reserve with an ankle injury Thursday after aggravating it during the Jets' 41-10 loss to Indianapolis on Monday night.

He was flying to North Carolina on Thursday to visit orthopedic specialist Dr. Robert Anderson to get another look at his sprained right ankle.

"He's hurting pretty good," coach Todd Bowles said, adding that surgery could be an option.

"Depending on what the doctors say," Bowles said, "I'm sure it could be."

The team decided to shut down Mangold, who will be...

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