Fri 1st, November 2013
Foxboro, MA (SportsNetwork. com) – New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski was limited in practice again Friday but was listed as probable to play in Sunday’s game against the Pittsburgh Steelers.
Gronkowski missed the first six games of the season after numerous surgeries on his back and forearm and the Patriots added a hamstring injury to their own report for him this week.
He was a restricted participant each day of practice recently and Patriots coach Bill Belichick wouldn’t say how much Gronkowski’s hamstring injury has sidetracked the limited end from fully dealing with his other ailments.
“We’ll just list the accidental injuries today at the end of practice on the injury report the way we see it. We will do that with everybody, ” stated the normally tight-lipped Belichick.
Defensive tackle Tommy Kelly (knee) is the only gamer the Patriots (6-2) have eliminated for the game.
Cornerbacks Aqib Talib (hip) and Kyle Arrington (groin) and operating back Leon Washington (ankle) had been all listed as questionable.
Quarterback Tom Brady, dealing with a right shoulder injury, utilized fully and is expected to play.