It Is What It Is

October 09, 2009 - 8:08 am
In the wake of surgery on his right ankle, Patriots running back Fred Taylor spoke with the Florida Times-Union and sounded optimistic the injury will not sideline him for the rest of the season. '€œI'€™ll know more once I meet again with the doctor,'€ Taylor told the Times-Union. '€œI...
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October 08, 2009 - 8:56 pm
Don't forget to check out Patriots Friday '€” and the complete list of guests '€” only on the WEEI Sports Radio Network. Friday's schedule: 7 a.m. Tight end Benjamin Watson 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Offensive linemen Logan Mankins and Dan Koppen and running back Fred Taylor 3 p.m. Offensive lineman...
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Mike Petraglia
October 08, 2009 - 5:51 pm
According to a Boston Globe report , Patriots running back Fred Taylor had surgery on his injured right ankle on Thursday. The paper is reporting that Taylor could miss the rest of the season, contrary to an earlier report by ESPN which reported the surgery was not expected to sideline Taylor for...
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October 08, 2009 - 4:05 pm
The Patriots will travel to Denver to take on the Broncos this Sunday. This will be the Patriots' second of four AFL legacy games in which the Patriots wear their red and white uniforms, replicating the ones worn by the 1963 team. The Patriots and Broncos have a long history together '€” these...
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October 08, 2009 - 1:47 pm
Broncos Injury Report Did Not Participate RB Correll Buckhalter (ankle) S Brian Dawkins (knee/shoulder) ILB/FB Spencer Larsen (shoulder) Limited Participation G Ben Hamilton (hamstring) CB Alphonso Smith (ankle)
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October 08, 2009 - 1:43 pm
Patriots Injury Report Did Not Participate RB Fred Taylor (ankle) LB Adalius Thomas (not injury related) Limited Participation OT Nick Kaczur (ankle) LB Jerod Mayo (knee) S James Sanders (shoulder) DB Shawn Springs (knee) WR Wes Welker (knee) DT Vince Wilfork (ankle) Full Participation QB Tom Brady...
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October 08, 2009 - 12:13 pm
Through the first four games of the season, the Patriots have used a backfield-by-committee approach, but the unequivocal committee leader has been 33-year-old Fred Taylor . In his first season in New England, the veteran has rushed for 201 yards and two touchdowns over four games (including 105...
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October 08, 2009 - 10:46 am
According to ESPN , Patriots running back Fred Taylor will have surgery on his injured right ankle. The surgery is not expected to sideline Taylor for the remainder of the season. Last Sunday against the Baltimore Ravens , Taylor injured the right ankle near the end of the fourth quarter in the...
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October 08, 2009 - 9:29 am
FOXBORO '€” Linebacker Adalius Thomas and running back Fred Taylor were the only two players missing from the start of Patriots practice this afternoon. Thomas was not on the Wednesday injury report, but Taylor did not practice Wednesday because of an ankle injury. The practice was held on the...
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October 08, 2009 - 8:44 am
FOXBORO '€” It was another slow day in Foxboro Thursday morning as the Patriots continue to prepare for the Broncos . Jerod Mayo was in the locker room talking and fooling around with fellow linebackers Gary Guyton and Pierre Woods . Laurence Maroney politely declined to speak today, but Matt...
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