Mankins still missing from Patriots practice

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Mankins still missing from Patriots practice

FOXBORO -- New England practiced on the Gillette Stadium field Friday under gray, rainy skies. It was a shorts and shells session.
Guard Logan Mankins (hip), tight end Aaron Hernandez (ankle) and receiver Julian Edelman (hand) were missing for the third consecutive day this week. Considering Mankins played the near-entirety of 2011 on a torn ACL, his absence is troubling.
Brandon Deaderick (ankle) was out after returning to action in limited capacity Thursday.
Defensive tackle Marcus Forston, released Wednesday when DT Terrell McClain was signed, was back with the team and on the field Friday.
Rookie safety Cyhl Quarles was not spotted; his absence corresponds with Forston's return.

Baseball Show Podcast: The right time to call up Rafael Devers?

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Baseball Show Podcast: The right time to call up Rafael Devers?

The Red Sox have called up third baseman Rafael Devers. Lou Merloni, Evan Drellich, and Jared Carrabis discuss if this is the right time to bring up their top prospect and if they should still trade for another veteran third baseman.