The emergence of this running attack is something the Patriots used more after the Rob Gronkowski injury, and now that he’s out of the picture, Danny from Quincy believes the team might be better off.
Something strange is going on between the Patriots and Brandon Spikes, so Andy Gresh and Scott Zolak try to get to the bottom of it.
New England Patriots linebacker Brandon Spikes’ placement on Injured Reserve this past Monday was not because of an injury, but because he missed a team practice the previous Friday during a snow storm, ESPN’s Chris Mortensen reported.
Heading into Week 16 of the NFL season the Patriots stand at 10-4 – miraculous giving the injuries they’ve had to overcome this year. But which injury has hurt them the most?
Senior NFL writer Greg Bedard of Sports Illustrated joined Gresh and Zolak Friday afternoon to talk all things NFL, but the discussion began in talking about the NFL’s injury epidemic.
With Jerod Mayo, Vince Wilfork and Tommy Kelly all out for the season, losing starting safety Steve Gregory would be very tough to overcome. Gresh and Zolak discussed the Patriots injury woes Monday morning.
The Patriots placed cornerback Ras-I Dowling on the season-ended injury reserve on Friday.
Patriots Stephen Neal (G) has been put on injured reserve with a shoulder injury, which means he is done for the year.