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NEWORLEANS - Saints running back Mark Ingram could miss six weeks after having knee surgery.

ESPN reporter Adam Schefter tweeted, 'Hits keep coming: Saints RB Mark Ingram underwent arthroscopic knee surgery Thursday that is expected to sideline him six weeks.'

Ingram's 2011 season was cut short due to a toe injury.

According to the ESPNreport, Ingram is expected to miss minicamp, but be ready to practice by the time training camp opens.

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