FOXBORO, Mass. — The Patriots were not able to exit Week 9 injury-free.
Austin Collie, Steve Gregory and Brandon Bolden were missing from practice on Tuesday. Collie suffered a knee injury against the Steelers. Gregory has a broken thumb, according to reports.
There were also some new players out on the field. There was a wide receiver wearing No. 16. Newly signed running back Cierre Wood was wearing No. 35.
Rob Ninkovich was on the practice field despite injuring his foot against Pittsburgh. It appeared he could have gone back into the game if the score were closer.
Update: Collie was reportedly released by the Patriots. LaQuan Williams was the mystery receiver.