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Jakobi Meyers questionable to return with shoulder injury, Patriots lead 10-7

The Patriots may be without their leading receiver for the rest of Thursday night’s game against the Vikings.Jakobi Meyers is questionable to return with a shoulder injury, New England announced.Meyers had to leave the game after New England’s first offensive play. Meyers made a 26-yard catch but exited the field immediately. After being examined on [more]

Nelson Agholor 34-yard touchdown ties score at 7-7

The Vikings got off to a hot start against the Patriots on Thanksgiving night, scoring a touchdown to cap an eight-play, 80-yard drive.But it didn’t take long at all for New England to erase Minnesota’s early advantage.The Patriots went right down the field, scoring on a 34-yard touchdown pass from quarterback Mac Jones to receiver [more]

Thursday Night Football: David Andrews, Dalvin Tomlinson inactive for Patriots-Vikings

While Patriots center David Andrews was able to practice this week, he won’t be available for the final Thanksgiving matchup against the Vikings.New England has made Andrews inactive with his thigh injury.Andrews was questionable on the Patriots’ Wednesday injury report. It was somewhat of a surprise that he was even able to practice this week [more]

David Andrews and Yodny Cajuste questionable, Isaiah Wynn out for Patriots

The Patriots came out of last Sunday’s game with a pair of injured offensive linemen and a third popped up on their final injury report before their Thanksgiving game agains the Vikings.Tackle Yodny Cajuste was limited in practice on Wednesday because of a calf injury. Cajuste, who has started the last two games at right [more]

Kevin O’Connell says he can’t put into words how much he respects Bill Belichick

Vikings head coach Kevin O’Connell was a third-round draft pick of the Patriots in 2008 and spent a year and a half in New England, and although O’Connell rarely got much playing time, he did leave with a lot o respect for Patriots coach Bill Belichick.O’Connell, who will coach against Belichick on Thanksgiving, said he [more]

Tracy Walker believes artificial turf in Minnesota led to his torn Achilles

Add Lions safety Tracy Walker to the list of players who think artificial turf increases their risk of injuries.Walker, who suffered a torn Achilles tendon in Week Three at Minnesota, told Dave Birkett of the Detroit Free Press that he could feel during pregame warmups that his cleats were sticking awkwardly in the turf at [more]

Vikings’ practice report remains the same with Za’Darius Smith, Akayleb Evans limited

The Vikings’ practice report had no changes to it Tuesday.Cornerback Akayleb Evans, who was diagnosed with a concussion in Week 10 and missed Sunday’s game, had another limited practice. Cornerback Andrew Booth, Jr., who had a rough outing starting in Evans’ place, remained out with a knee injury. Outside linebacker Za’Darius Smith (knee) and defensive [more]

Darrelle Revis, Joe Thomas among Hall of Fame semifinalists

The Pro Football Hall of Fame announced the list of 28 semifinalists who will continue to be considered for election to the Hall next year.The group includes five candidates who are in their first year of eligibility.  Cornerback Darrelle Revis, tackle Joe Thomas, defensive end Dwight Freeney, linebacker James Harrison, and guard Jahri Evans have [more]

David Andrews on practice field Tuesday

Patriots center David Andrews left Sunday’s win over the Jets with a thigh injury and a report on Sunday night indicated that there was fear of a long-term injury, but it now looks like there’s a more optimistic outlook for his availability in the future.Reporters at the open portion of Tuesday’s practice in New England [more]

A great trio of Thanksgiving games is looming

The first annual John Madden Thanksgiving Celebration will be memorable, in more ways that one.For the first time since the NFL expanded the Thanksgiving slate in 2006 to include a prime-time game, it’s the best trio of Turkey Day contests the league has ever presented.It didn’t look like it was going to be that way [more]

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