Found December 09, 2011 on NESN.com:
FOXBORO, Mass. -- Patriots rookie running back Stevan Ridley returned to Gillette Stadium on Friday after spending a few days at home to tend to a family issue. Ridley didn't want to disclose the family matter, but he said everything is OK. Ridley, who grew up in Mississippi, made a few trips to LSU to work out, watch film and prepare for Sunday's game against the Redskins. He was gone from Monday through Thursday before getting back on the practice field Friday. "Coach sent me home with the game plan, so I really haven't missed all that much," Ridley said....
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