BOSTON (CBS) – New England Patriots offensive tackle Sebastian Vollmer missed his second straight day of practice on Thursday with a foot injury, putting his status for Sunday’s game in Atlanta in doubt.

Vollmer was one of two Patriots to miss Thursday’s session, with special teams captain Matthew Slater (broken wrist) also sitting out.

The Patriots once again listed nine players as “limited” on Thursday’s practice report. Both tight end Rob Gronkowski and wide receiver Danny Amendola were limited again on Thursday, though it appears Gronkowski is close to making a return.

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Here is the full list of players to appear on Thursday’s practice report:

Did Not Practice

OT Sebastian Vollmer (foot)
ST Matthew Slater (wrist)

Limited Participation

WR Danny Amendola (groin)
RB Brandon Bolden (knee)
DB Nate Ebner (ankle)
TE Rob Gronkowski (back/forearm)
LB Jerod Mayo (ankle)
DB Marquice Cole (hamstring)
DB Kyle Arrington (groin)
OL Will Svitek (knee)
RB Leon Washington (thigh)

Full Participation

TE Zach Sudfeld (hamstring)
NT Vince Wilfork (foot)

The Patriots will practice one more time on Friday before heading to Atlanta for Sunday night’s tilt against the 1-2 Falcons.

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