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Rob Gronkowski (back/ankle) among four players to miss practice

Ryan Hannable
November 01, 2018 - 5:19 pm

FOXBORO -- Not the greatest news for Rob Gronkowski.

The Patriots tight end missed practice Thursday with ankle/back injuries after being limited on Wednesday. It is worth noting Thursday's practice was in full pads, while Wednesday was just a walkthrough.

In addition, Nicholas Grigsby (illness) missed practice, along with Brian Schwenke (foot) and Shaq Mason (calf).

There was some good news as after missing Wednesday, Julian Edelman (ankle), Deatrich Wise (illness) and Jacob Hollister (hamstring) returned.

Here's the complete Patriots injury report.


TE Rob Gronkowski (ankle/back)
LB Nicholas Grigsby (illness)
OL Shaq Mason (calf)
OL Brian Schwenke (foot) 


P Ryan Allen (ankle)
OT Trent Brown (ankle)
OT Marcus Cannon (concussion)
LS Joe Cardona (shoulder)
WR Julian Edelman (ankle)
WR Josh Gordon (hamstring)
DE Geneo Grissom (ankle)
LB Dont'a Hightower (knee)
TE Jacob Hollister (hamstring)
RB Sony Michel (knee)
DE John Simon (shoulder)

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