Found October 03, 2011 on Fan View Point:
Jerod Mayo is expected to miss as much as six weeks. New England Patriots head coach addressed the Jerod Mayo situation today (sort of), covering the injury in his usual evasive manner. He did talk about the players expected to pick up the slack for the New England linebackers corps, Gary Guyton and Dane Fletcher. "We had our moments." Hoodie said today, when asked about the LB rotation in the second half against Oakland. "There were some good things [and] there were some other things we need to do a better job of. Gary [Guyton] basically replaced Jerod in our regular defense and then we had some other guys in sub defenses. So we had some different packages in there, it wasn't a Ferris wheel of guys. There was actually a plan there, believe it or not."Belichick was asked if Guyton would be the one to fill Mayo's shoes while Mayo is out. "Well, we'll see what the game plan is going forward here. But certainly Gary has had a big role in our defense...

Mayo to miss more than a month?

Patriots linebacker Jerod Mayo has a sprained MCL in his left knee and will miss up to six weeks of action, The Boston Herald is reporting. The injury is similar to one that Mayo suffered in 2009, according to the...

Patriots LB Mayo suffers knee injury

New England Patriots linebacker Jerod Mayo suffered a knee injury in Sunday's 31-19 win at Oakland. Mayo is expected to be sidelined for "awhile," according to a report by Comcast SportsNet New England, which said the injury is not season-ending. Mayo has been a tackling machine since the Patriots drafted him No. 10 overall out of Tennessee in 2008. He has had three...

Patriots LB Jerod Mayo has a sprained MCL, could be out six weeks

The Patriots defense will almost certainly be without their best defender next week against the Jets… and for several weeks after that. Multiple sources say Mayo suffered a sprained MCL in the Patriots 31-19 win over the Raiders, sidelining him for up to six weeks. Mayo missed three games for a similar ailment in 2009, but he may have come back too soon them. Coach Bill Belichick...

Patriots lose Jerod Mayo for a while

The Patriots won in Oakland, but they lost their best defensive player for a while. Tom Curran of reports that linebacker Jerod Mayo will be out “a while” but not the rest of the season. The Patriots have already lost one stalwart (center Dan Koppen) for the year and went into Sunday’s game in…

Patriots' Mayo (knee), Love (ankle) leave early

Patriots linebacker Jerod Mayo suffered a left knee injury midway through the second quarter of Sunday's game against the Raiders.

Patriots LB Jerod Mayo Leaves Game Vs Raiders With Leg Injury

The Patriots keep losing defensive players. The latest to go down could be a huge loss. Co-captain Jerod Mayo was just helped off the field by two trainers, favoring a leg, with 7:20 left in the second quarter. Gary Guyton came in to play his spot in the middle. Defensive lineman Kyle Love left with an injured right ankle in the first quarter and his return is listed as questionable...

Big afternoon injuries: Jerod Mayo, Mike Pouncey, Vincent Jackson

Three injuries to key players happened in quick succession Sunday afternoon, so let’s just get you up to date: 1. Patriots linebacker Jerod Mayo had to be helped off the field with some sort of lower leg injury. The Patriots have also lost defensive lineman Kyle Love against Oakland.  Their defense was already in bad…

Reports: Patriots LB Mayo suffers MCL injury

Patriots linebacker Jerod Mayo hurt his MCL in his left knee midway through the second quarter of Sunday's 31-19 win against the Raiders, according to multiple reports.

Notebook: Light, Mayo, and Rookies

Matt Light as a tight end; Jerod Mayo having his typical impact; A Patriots linebacker is now the team's fullback?

Patriots Should Trade for Seahawks’ Aaron Curry

The Patriots had plenty of positives to take from yesterday’s victory in Oakland against the Raiders, but one big negative that came out of the game was an injury to team and defensive captain Jerod Mayo. The struggling defense could ill afford to lose its leader and one of its most athletic players, but it’s going to have to do just that. Mayo reportedly has a sprained MCL and...

Gary Guyton stands in for Jerod Mayo

FOXBORO - If there's any silver lining to the knee injury Jerod Mayo suffered Sunday, it's that the Patriots have...

Patriots release lengthy injury report: Seven are out, WR Taylor Price is healthy

The Patriots just released their practice report, showing seven players did not participate. That’s a hefty list, including captain Jerod Mayo and TE Aaron Hernandez. But what was actually interesting news is that, for the first time since the season began, WR Taylor Price was off the practice report. That means he’s healthy. Perhaps he steps it up this week. As for the Jets...
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