BOSTON (CBS) – After missing practice on Wednesday, Leigh Bodden returned to field for the New England Patriots on Thursday.
Bodden returned to practice after missing the first practice of the week with a back injury. He was listed on last week’s injury report with a hand injury, but played in Monday Night’s season opening 38-24 win over the Dolphins.
Bodden register three tackles in the win.
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Only two players were not present for Thursday’s practice as the Patriots get ready take on the San Diego Chargers at Gillette. Center Dan Koppen, out 6-10 weeks with a broken ankle, and defensive lineman Mike Wright, who suffered a concussion in Monday’s victory, were both absent from the session.
Wright missed the second half of the 2010 season due to a concussion.
For the second straight day, the team practiced in shorts and light shoulder pads.
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