Topic: Patriots get positive news with starting

Patriots get positive news with starting

There wasn't many negative takeaways for the in their of the in Week 1.The one concerning aspect coming out of the opener was the status of starting right tackle . He suffered a shoulder injury in Hayden Hurst Jersey the fourth quarter of that eventual win. The veteran was down on the field for a while and in noticeable pain before walking to the sideline and ultimately never returned to the contest.Now, New England is getting some overall good news about Cannon's A.J. Taylor Jersey status, but it comes with the caveat. reports on Tuesday that Cannon's injury is not considered to be season-ending or long-term. That said, he will mi s some time.While it's still unclear as to how much time Cannon will mi s, his status for Sunday's contest with the down in Alec Morris Jersey Miami should be considered doubtful. Luckily for New England they it is facing a Dolphins squad, who just gave quarterback almost zero pre sure as he threw for five touchdowns against them. Long term, however, the Patriots, who are already without regular starting center for the season, need a healthy Cannon to better their chances at another bid."Certainly, it's going to be a big challenge," Patriots offensive coordinator Josh McDaniels told reporters during a Tuesday conference call of going forward without Cannon. "Marcus is a good player, and Mike McGuirl Jersey we're going to need some guys to step up and play well. And I think that's going to be an important part of this week and our preparation going into Miami." When Cannon left Sunday's contest with the Steelers, starting left guard moved over to right tackle and came in to play left guard. Thuney, in theory, could remain at his normal left guard spot if the Oklahoma State Cowboys Jersey Patriots feel like swing tackle (a healthy scratch Week 1) is ready to take ahold of the starting job.