Patriots Practice Participation

Rob Gronkowski #87 of the New England Patriots celebrates with the Lamar Hunt Trophy after their AFC Championship Game at Gillette Stadium on January 22, 2012 in Foxboro, Massachusetts. The New England Patriots defeated the Baltimore Ravens 20-23. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Patriots Practice: Gronk DNP, 12 Limited

The New England Patriots practiced for the first time in preparation of Super Bowl XLVI on Thursday, and were without one of their best offensive players.


Tom Brady #12 of the New England Patriots points out the defense during the game with the Buffalo Bills on December 11, 2005 at Ralph Wilson Stadium in Orchard Park, New York. The Pats won 35-7. (Photo by Rick Stewart/Getty Images)

Patriots Practice: Brady Full Participant, 14 Limited

A day after missing practice, Patriots quarterback Tom Brady was a full participant Thursday afternoon.


Quarterback Tim Tebow #15 of the Denver Broncos rushes with the ball and eludes Kyle Love #74 of the New England Patriots. The Patriots defeated the Broncos 41-23. (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Patriots Practice Report: Love DNP Not Injury Related

A day after the Patriots had perfect attendance at practice for the first time all season, there was one players missing on the field Thursday.