Gronkowski (forearm) only Patriot missing from practice

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Gronkowski (forearm) only Patriot missing from practice

FOXBORO -- Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski (forearm) was the only player missing from Saturday's practice, in preparation for Monday night's game against the Houston Texans.

Offensive lineman Nick McDonald (shoulder) participated in practice for the second straight day on Saturday. Also, Chandler Jones (ankle) and Loan Mankins (ankle) were once again present, as they have been all week.