By Tom E. Curran
CSNNE.com Patriots Insider Follow @tomecurran
TAMPA BAY - Among the players not on the field for warmups prior to Thursday night's game against Tampa Bay.
Wide receivers Julian Edelman, Taylor Price and Brandon Tate; defensive end Jermaine Cunningham, defensive tackles Albert Haynesworth and Mike Wright.
The absence of the wideouts means Wes Welker, Chad Ochocinco, Deion Branch, Matt Slater, Buddy Farnham, Darnell Jenkins, Jeremy Ross and Tyree Barnes are the players on the field tonight.