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Rex Burkhead injury update: Patriots RB expected back vs. Jaguars, report says

Burkhead has been out since mid-December with a knee sprain.
Via Sporting News
2 days ago

Rex Burkhead expected to play this week

Patriots running back Rex Burkhead didn’t play against the Titans in Saturday night’s victory and hasn’t played since Week 15 because of a knee injury, but his absence from the lineup looks like it will end this week. Burkhead was listed as questionable after a week of limited practices and Ian Rapoport of NFL Media [more]
Via Pro Football Talk
2 days ago

Burkhead expected to return from injury in AFC title game

The New England Patriots showed in their win over the Tennessee Titans on Saturday that they can beat you a lot of different ways, and they will have one more weapon at their disposal in the AFC Championship Game this weekend.Ian Rapoport of NFL Media reports that Rex Burkhead is expected to play against the Jacksonville Jaguars. As Rapoport noted, Burkhead has been out since he...
Via Larry Brown Sports
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Patriots will be without Rex Burkhead, Mike Gillislee Saturday

The New England Patriots will reportedly not have a couple of their running backs on Saturday when they take on the Tennessee Titans. Per ESPN’s Adam Schefter, both Rex Burkhead and Mike Gillislee are expected to remain sidelined for the Divisional Playoff matchup.There is a bit of silver lining, however, as Schefter reports James White will return to the lineup for the first time...
Via Sportsnaut
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Pats without Burkhead, Gillislee against Titans

The Patriots are without Rex Burkhead and Mike Gillislee against the Titans, but James White will return in the divisional-round playoff game.
5 days ago

Sources: Pats likely without Burkhead, Gillislee

The Patriots will likely be without Rex Burkhead and Mike Gillislee against the Titans, but James White is expected to return in the divisional-round playoff game.
5 days ago

Report: Burkhead has knee sprain, should return for playoffs

The New England Patriots may have to find ways to score touchdowns without their best goal line back over the next two weeks, but Rex Burkhead reportedly has a good chance to return for the playoffs.According to Ian Rapoport of NFL Network, an MRI on Monday revealed that Burkhead only suffered a sprained knee in Sunday’s win over the Pittsburgh Steelers. The injury looked like it...
Via Larry Brown Sports
December 19, 2017  |  Discuss

NFL Week 15 injury report

Week 15 featured several significant injuries, most notably Steelers top wideout Antonio Brown. Here's a rundown of the biggest injuries from Week 15 games.
December 18, 2017  |  Discuss

Patriots expecting to have Gronkowski, Burkhead back for Week 6

The absences of Rob Gronkowski and Rex Burkhead are not expected to last beyond Week 5.ESPN’s Adam Schefter says the New England Patriots expect to have both players back for their Week 6 game against the New York Jets.Gronk was a late addition to the injury report on Wednesday and was inactive for the team’s Thursday night game against the Bucs with a thigh injury. This was his...
Via Larry Brown Sports
October 05, 2017  |  Discuss

Patriots strike again, sign RB Rex Burkhead

Running back Rex Burkhead is headed to Massachusetts to play with the New England Patriots on a free agency deal.The Patriots announced the roster move Tuesday. Originally sixth-round pick out of Nebraska, Burkhead has spent the past four seasons with the Cincinnati Bengals. A special teams ace who developed into a very capable running back at the NFL level, he will likely add value...
Via Sportsnaut
March 14, 2017  |  Discuss

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