Linebacker Jerod Mayo and running back Stevan Ridley won’t play in Thursday night’s game and they may miss the rest of the season.
It will likely be another week until New England fans see the former Pro Bowl cornerback take the field for the Patriots.
If the New England Patriots hope to win their sixth consecutive AFC East title, their defense will need to play better.
The New England Patriots have signed first-round draft pick Dominique Easley, their surprise choice who is coming off two major knee operations.
New England Patriots coach Bill Belichick went back to Florida for his first-round selection in the NFL draft.