New England Patriots wide receiver Brandon Lloyd appeared to
hurt himself late in his team’s loss to the Seattle Seahawks this weekend.
While it looked as though Lloyd had suffered a shoulder injury, he was not
listed on the team’s initial injury report and will suit up this Sunday against
the New York Jets, reports Nick Underhill of MassLive.com.
Brandon Lloyd wasn't bluffing
when he bluntly dismissed all inquiries about the health of his shoulder by
simply stating, "I'm fine."
Lloyd injured his shoulder on the Patriots’ final drive of
the game. It caused him to exit, but he told reporters after the game and
leading up to yesterday that it wasn’t an issue. This appears to be the case as
he wasn’t even listed on the team’s report.
Running back Brandon Bolden (knee) did not participate in
practice Wednesday while several others were limited, including tight ends
Aaron Hernandez (ankle) and Rob Gronkowski (hip), offensive lineman Logan
Mankins (calf/hip), safety Patrick Chung (shoulder) and wide receiver Julian