FOXBOROUGH, MA (WHDH) - The Patriots have released their injury report ahead of the team’s home opener on Sunday against the Miami Dolphins.
Only one player is listed as Out; Eric Rowe, a cornerback recently acquired from the Philadelphia Eagles. Rowe is dealing with an ankle injury and was limited in practice Thursday before not participating Friday.
It is highly unlikely that linebacker Dont’a Hightower will play either; Hightower is listed as doubtful with a knee injury. He did not practice this week.
Several players are listed as questionable for the Patriots including CB Malcolm Butler, OL Marcus Cannon, OL Jonathan Cooper, DL Trey Flowers, TE Rob Gronkowski, WR Chris Hogan, OL Shaq Mason, LB Shea McClellin, and OL Nate Solder. All of the players listed as questionable had limited participation this week except for Hogan, who participated fully all week.
For the Dolphins, center Mike Pouncey is listed as out and eight others are listed as questionable, including running back Arian Foster.
(Copyright (c) 2016 Sunbeam Television. All Rights Reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.)