Tom Brady gives update on injured right elbow

Ryan Hannable
December 13, 2019 - 8:49 am
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Following Sunday's loss to the Chiefs, Tom Brady stepped to the podium with an ice wrap on his right elbow after taking a big hit in the game. The quarterback said he would be on the injury report this week, but ready to go against the Bengals.

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Brady was right as he's been listed as a full participant with a right elbow injury in the two sessions this week, but speaking with Jim Gray on Westwood One Radio Thursday night, the 42-year-old offered a positive update.

“It’s responded well," he said. "I’ve gotten a lot of extra treatment with Alex (Guerrero), my body coach. It’s been good to be out there the last couple days participating and doing everything I can do. Any time you come off a tough loss you want to get back out on the practice field to try and improve with your teammates. I am feeling good. It’s Week 15, everyone is dealing with a couple bumps and bruises at this point, some worse than that. I am very fortunate to be out there getting ready to go for a competitive game in Cincinnati on Sunday.”

The Patriots will enter the game at 10-3 and need wins in their final three games to secure the No. 2 seed in the AFC playoffs.

After the Bengals game, the Patriots close the year with home games against the Bills and Dolphins.

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