You can't play if you aren't with the team.
Cornerback Aqib Talib is reportedly not traveling to New York with the New England Patriots.
Talib suffered a hip flexor injury in week six against the New Orleans Saints. He was seen on the practice field on Friday, but didn't finish the team jog. He is listed
The positive news coming from the Patriots flight is that tight end Rob Gronkowski made the trip.
Gronkowski was cleared by all doctors earlier this week to return to the playing field. He is listed as questionable on the Patriots' injury report.
Jeff Howe of the Boston Herald was first to report the news.