Originally posted on The Rap Sheet  |  Last updated 10/30/11
The Patriots released some of their inactive news last night, putting CB Ras-I Dowling on Injured Reserve and saying safety Josh Barrett is out. As for the rest of them? First, the most important stuff is that LB Jerod Mayo and RT Sebastian Vollmer are active. Both have missed the last few games with injuries, and both are expected to work their way in slowly. On the other hand, not great news for Patriots WR Julian Edelman or DE Jermaine Cunningham. Both are healthy scratches, indicating a slide down the depth chart. Cunningham’s is no surprise, but Edelman losing his return duties has flown under the radar. Meanwhile, WR Taylor Price (who could have a bigger role) and WR Chad Ochocinco are active. Here is the complete list: DE Jermaine Cunningham, WR Julian Edelman, RB Shane Vereen, LB Dane Fletcher, S Josh Barrett, QB Ryan Mallett, OL Donald Thomas.
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