Practice Report: Fourteen Players Questionable

Derek Havens
January 20, 2012 at 04:35pm ET

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New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady, who missed Wednesday's practice and was limited Thursday with a left shoulder injury, was removed from the injury report Friday afternoon.

The Patriots had 14 players who were limited and all are officially "questionable" for Sunday's game. The three players listed as full participation are all "probable" for the contest.







Tom Brady, who was limited with a left shoulder injury this week, was removed from the injury report Friday afternoon. (FILE:Icon/SMI)

Here is the full report -

Did not practice
None

Limited participation
WR Deion Branch - knee
OT Marcus Cannon - ankle
S Patrick Chung - knee
LB Dane Fletcher - thumb
TE Aaron Hernandez - concussion
S James Ihedigbo - shoulder
DL Kyle Love - ankle
G Logan Mankins - knee
LB Rob Ninkovich - hip
OT Nate Solder - concussion
LB Brandon Spikes - knee
OT Sebastian Vollmer - back & foot
WR Wes Welker - knee
LB Tracy Waters - abdomen

Full participation
CB Kyle Arrington - foot
C Dan Connolly - groin
WR Matthew Slater - shoulder

Analysis:

Good news for Matthew Slater, Kyle Arrington and center Dan Connolly, however, as they were all listed as full participants after being limited in practice last week. All will play a role for this team in every phase of the game.

One of the more exciting aspects of last week's game was how fresh, healthy and energized the Patriots looked. Hopefully, the team is just being cautionary and the same aspect is visible this Sunday.

On a side note, Baltimore Ravens safety Ed Reed - dealing with a left ankle injury - was the only player on the Ravens injury report.

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