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Patriots' Sebastian Vollmer out for season with broken leg

A broken right leg will keep Sebastian Vollmer out for the rest of the year. Patriots RT Sebastian Vollmer will miss the rest of the season after having surgery on his broken right leg. (Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Patriots right tackle Sebastian Vollmer will have season-ending surgery to repair his broken right leg on Monday, according to

Vollmer injured his leg in the third quarter of the Patriots win over the Miami Dolphins on Sunday, and was down on the field for several minutes before his right leg was put in an air cast and he was carted off the field.

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Vollmer will be replaced in the lineup by Marcus Cannon, who has only one start in his three years in the league.

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