Julian Edelman Injury: Latest On Patriots WR’s Status For Game Vs. Bengals


The phrase “walking wounded” was invented for people like Julian Edelman.

The New England Patriots receiver has been hampered by foot, chest and shoulder injuries throughout the 2019 season, and now is dealing with a knee ailment ahead of his team’s game against the Cincinnati Bengals. And while Edelman is hopeful he can play Sunday afternoon, there still is a chance he misses the game, according to NFL Media’s Ian Rapoport.

Here’s the latest on Edelman:

Considering Edelman’s track record, it’s tough to imagine him not suiting up, especially given the Patriots have lost two games in a row and need a victory.

Regardless, situations like the one Edelman is dealing with underscore how badly the Patriots need to clinch a first-round bye.

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