Defensive lineman Myron Pryor is listed as doubtful for the upcoming game against the Jets with a back injury in the injury reportreleased by the Patriots on Friday. Tully Banta-Cain (groin), Deion Branch (knee), Jermaine Cunningham (calf), Aaron Hernandez (hip), Eric Moore (hamstring), and Sebastian Vollmer (shin) are listed as questionable. Kyle Arrington (elbow), and Tom Brady (right shouldfoot) are both listed as probable for the next game. The Jets have also announced that corner back Drew Coleman (knee), safety James Ihedigbo (kneeankle) and kick returnerwide receiver Brad smith (groin) are listed as questionable for the game against the Pats.The also announced corner backDarrelle Revis (hamstring), corner back Antonio Cromartie (groin), tight end Ben Hartstock (back),wide receiverSantonio Holmes (quad) center Nick Mangold (shoulder), right guardBrandon Moore (back),defensive tackleSione Pouha (back), running back Tony Richardson (finger), quaterback Mark Sanchez (right shoulder), linebacker Bryan Thomas (ankle), and wide receiver Patrick Turner (illness) are all probable for the game on Sunday.
Mike Florio joins Quick Slants to give his takeaways from the 2016 NFL draft, including the Laremy Tunsil saga.
Kay Adams gives her slant on how the New England Patriots have shown that they do not value running backs in the draft, and what that says about their confidence in their backfield heading into the season.
Tom E. Curran explains why New England Patriots fans should stop criticizing Robert Kraft for not supporting his team.