Tom Brady Misses Wednesday's Practice With Flu

Tom Brady did not participate in Wednesday's practice, which is nothing new -- the Patriots quarterback has routinely skipped or been limited in participation in the team's first couple of weekly practices since preparing for the Steelers game. But this time, it wasn't the foot or the shoulder keeping him out -- it was the flu. 

Rookie tight end was listed on the injury report last week with the flu, so it's not too hard to connect the dots on how Brady contracted it. As a result, Brady's typical Wednesday press conference was moved to Thursday at 11:15 a.m. EST. 

Brady was one of eight Patriots players who did not practice Wednesday. 

The complete Patriots-Bills Wednesday injury report

NEW ENGLAND PATRIOTS (12-2)

 
Did Not Participate
Player Position Injury
Tully Banta-Cain LB Groin
Tom Brady QB Right Shoulder/Foot/Flu
Deion Branch WR Knee
Dan Connolly G Concussion
Brandon Deaderick DL Shoulder
Aaron Hernandez TE Hip
Myron Pryor NT Back
Mike Wright DL Concussion
 
Limited Participation
Player Position Injury
Ron Brace DL Concussion
Jermaine Cunningham LB Calf
 
Full Participation
Player Position Injury
Kyle Arrington CB Elbow
 


BUFFALO BILLS (4-10)
Did Not Participate
Player Position Injury
Demetrius Bell T Knee
Geoff Hangartner C Knee
Chris Kelsay LB Knee

 

Trending Discussions

X
Log In Sign Up

forgot?
Log In Sign Up

Forgot password?

We'll email you a reset link.

If you signed up using a 3rd party account like Facebook or Twitter, please login with it instead.

Forgot password?

Try another email?

Almost done,

Join SB Nation Boston

You must be a member of SB Nation Boston to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at SB Nation Boston. You should read them.

Join SB Nation Boston

You must be a member of SB Nation Boston to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at SB Nation Boston. You should read them.

Spinner.vc97ec6e

Authenticating

Great!

Choose an available username to complete sign up.

In order to provide our users with a better overall experience, we ask for more information from Facebook when using it to login so that we can learn more about our audience and provide you with the best possible experience. We do not store specific user data and the sharing of it is not required to login with Facebook.