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    Brandon Spikes has MCL strain

    Source: New England Patriots' Brandon Spikes strains MCL, is week to week - ESPN Boston

    seems to be the injury going around the pats this year...first Hernandez, then mayo, now spikes....hopefully it isnt too severe and he can be out there against the jets.

    I think the emergence of brandon spikes has really done alot to improve our linebackers. that big hit yesterday on the receiver to force a 4th down was big..hes really been hustling out there
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    Re: Brandon Spikes has MCL strain

    I don't know if the Pats can afford to have him sit next week. Hopefully he's ready to play.
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    Re: Brandon Spikes has MCL strain

    Tracy White can get the job done. :bricks:
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    Re: Brandon Spikes has MCL strain

    egads......the soft just got softer....

    the pats defense is like the michelin man
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    Re: Brandon Spikes has MCL strain

    Really need him or Fletcher to heal up quickly.
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    Re: Brandon Spikes has MCL strain

    He was playing better last game than Mayo has all season.
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    Re: Brandon Spikes has MCL strain

    Not to change the subject, but I thought I saw Hernandez limping a bit after at least one play. I think he's on the fragile side in general and/or is a guy who doesn't wholly embrace the pain of playing football, which may be one reason he has ball security issues.
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    Re: Brandon Spikes has MCL strain

    so now Spikes???


    **** me



    is there any chance he plays?
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    Re: Brandon Spikes has MCL strain

    not the best news all day. Actually its just been bad news after bad news.
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    Re: Brandon Spikes has MCL strain

    Spikes is a massive breath of fresh air and our only LB that played like he actually has testosterone in his body.

    Get healthy, kid. Need him in a bad way to keep the Jets run game in check.
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    Re: Brandon Spikes has MCL strain

    great.......ugh
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    Re: Brandon Spikes has MCL strain

    Could have been much worse. Glad he will return soon. His hit yesterday reminded me of Brian Cox. Been a while since we've seen that sort of physical presence.
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    Report: Spikes has sprained MCL
    By: Derek Havens

    Patriots' inside linebacker Brandon Spikes has a sprained MCL and is "week to week", according to ESPN's Adam Schefter....

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    Re: Brandon Spikes has MCL strain

    Guys, don't worry. We have Gary Guyton to lay the wood at ILB now. No one hits harder than him.
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    Re: Brandon Spikes has MCL strain

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    Re: Brandon Spikes has MCL strain

    :facepalm:

    Regards,
    Chris
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    This week continues to SUCK. :mad:
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    So Spikes isn't a bust anymore?
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    Never understood all the Spikes hate. Barely in the league and people expect all-pro play from him. He's decent and getting better. Him and Mayo will be nice duo once both are fully healthy.
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    You mean "IF"...

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