Patriots

Aaron Hernandez Misses Patriots’ Thursday Practice

View Comments
Aaron Hernandez (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Aaron Hernandez (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Patriots Central
Buy Patriots Tickets
Sun Sep.21
Home vs Oakland Raiders
findticketsbtn Aaron Hernandez Misses Patriots Thursday Practice
Mon Sep.29
Away vs Kansas City Chiefs
findticketsbtn Aaron Hernandez Misses Patriots Thursday Practice
Sun Oct.5
Home vs Cincinnati Bengals
findticketsbtn Aaron Hernandez Misses Patriots Thursday Practice
Sun Oct.12
Away vs Buffalo Bills
findticketsbtn Aaron Hernandez Misses Patriots Thursday Practice
 
Shop for Patriots Gear
NFL Scoreboard
NFL Standings
Team STATS
Team Schedule
Team Roster
Team Injuries

Sports Fan Insider

Keep up with your favorite teams and athletes with daily updates.
Sign Up

FOXBORO (CBS) — The Patriots were without tight end Aaron Hernandez in their final practice before boarding a flight to London for Sunday’s game.

The tight end did not participate in Thursday’s session after being limited in practice on Wednesday. After missing three games due to an ankle injury, Hernandez has slowly been working himself back into the offense, so his absence is more likely a part of his treatment schedule than it is a sign of any setback.

Hernandez was one of six players who didn’t practice Thursday, joined by Brandon Bolden (knee), Ras-I Dowling (thigh), Steve Gregory (hip), Trevor Scott (hamstring) and Tracy White (foot).

Jerod Mayo returned to the practice field after missing Wednesday’s session, though he was listed as being limited with an elbow injury. Eleven other Patriots were listed as limited, including Patrick Chung (shoulder), Julian Edelman (hand), Rob Gronkowski (hip), Dont’a Hightower (hamstring), Brandon Lloyd (knee), Logan Mankins (calf/hip), Sebastian Vollmer (back/knee) and Wes Welker (ankle).

View Comments
blog comments powered by Disqus
Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 2,050 other followers