BOSTON (CBS) – After missing Wednesday’s practice with an illness, Patriots quarterback Tom Brady was one of three players completely removed from the team’s Practice Participation and Injury Report on Thursday.
Long snapper Danny Aiken and corner Kyle Arrington were also removed from the practice report on Thursday. Like Brady, Aiken missed Wednesday with an illness, while Arrington was limited with a groin injury.
Four other Patriots went from limited to full participation on Thursday: corner Alfonzo Dennard (knee/shoulder), linebacker Dane Fletcher (groin), guard Logan Mankins (ankle), and running back Shane Vereen.
Wide receiver Aaron Dobson was limited for the second straight day after making his return to practice on Wednesday. Here is a full list of Patriots who were limited on Thursday:
P Ryan Allen (shoulder)
WR Danny Amendola (groin)
WR Aaron Dobson (foot)
LB Dont’e Hightower (ankle)
WR Kenbrell Thompkins (hip/concussion)
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