Super Bowl 2012, Patriots Injury Report: Rob Gronkowski Returns To Practice As Limited Participant

The New England Patriots finally got tight end Rob Gronkowski (ankle) back at practice on Thursday (via WEEI.com). The All-Pro tight end was limited in practice today but is determined to play on Sunday in the Super Bowl against the Giants (via Boston.com). Gronkowski had missed practice last week after sustaining a high ankle sprain in the AFC Championship Game against the Baltimore Ravens.

Here are the rest of the Patriots who were limited in practice today:

OT Marcus Cannon (ankle)
S Pat Chung (knee)
LB Dane Fletcher (thumb)
DL Kyle Love (ankle)
G Logan Mankins (knee)
LB Rob Ninkovich (hip)
LB Brandon Spikes (knee)
OT Sebastian Vollmer (flu/back/foot)
WR Wes Welker (knee)
LB Tracy White (abdomen)

The following Patriots were not limited in practice:

WR Deion Branch (knee)
C Dan Connolly (groin)
S James Ihedigbo (shoulder)
OT Matt Light (flu)
WR Matthew Slater (shoulder)

For more on the Patriots, head over to Pats Pulpit. For more on the Giants, checkout Big Blue View. Be sure to stay tuned to our StoryStream for more Super Bowl XLVI updates.

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