Patriots injury report: Koppen, Wright out


Patriots injury report: Koppen, Wright out

The Patriots released their injury report Friday and two players, Dan Koppen and Mike Wright, headlined with the dreaded "out" status for Sunday's home opener against the Chargers. Neither listing is a surprise.

San Diego went tit-for-tat with a pair of its own; Luis Castillo and Jonas Mouton will not play.

C Dan Koppen (fibula) OUT
DL Mike Wright (concussion) OUT
LB Gary Guyton (hamstring) Questionable
WR Taylor Price (hamstring) Questionable
OL Sebastian Vollmer (back) Questionable
OL Ryan Wendell (calf) Questionable
S Josh Barrett (thumb) Probable
CB Leigh Bodden (back) Probable
LB Dane Fletcher (thumb) Probable
TE Dan Gronkowski (hamstring) Probable
LB Jerod Mayo (thigh) Probable

DE Luis Castillo (tibia) OUT
ILB Jonas Mouton (shoulder) OUT
WR Vincent Brown (hamstring) Probable
WR Patrick Crayton (ankle) Probable

Patriots release camp dates; open practices begin July 27

Patriots release camp dates; open practices begin July 27

Football is coming.

The Patriots announced on Thursday that veterans will report to training camp on Wednesday, July 26 and that the first public practice will take place the following day.

Each of the team's first four practices -- from July 27-30 -- are scheduled to take place on the practice fields behind Gillette Stadium "in the nine o'clock hour," according to the Patriots. Updates to the training camp schedule, including more specific start times for practices, can be found at

The Patriots Hall of Fame will hold its induction ceremony for former corner Raymond Clayborn on Saturday, July 29 around midday following that morning's training camp practice. Held on the plaza outside the Hall at Patriot Place, the ceremony will be free and open to the public.

The Patriots will host the Jaguars for two days of joint practices open to the public on Monday, Aug. 7 and Tuesday, Aug. 8. The preseason opener for both clubs will take place at Gillette Stadium on Aug. 10.