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Checking the attendance report for the first four days of Patriots camp

07.30.12 at 4:23 pm ET

The Patriots got the day off on Monday, a chance to heal up any bumps and bruises they’ve sustained over the first four days of camp. Overall, throughout the first few days, attendance has been pretty good. Here’s a quick rundown of what attendance has looked like for the first four days, a stretch where the team has had four practices with two days in pads and two days in shorts and shells:

Four absences
Left guard Logan Mankins: The All-Pro continues to work his way through offseason knee surgery after suffering an injury in the Super Bowl.

Right tackle Sebastian Vollmer: Vollmer continues to deal with a balky back, something he’s had issues with on and off since college. Both Vollmer and Mankins have been at practices in T-shirts and shorts.

Right guard Brian Waters: Absent.

Tight end Daniel Fells: Fells continues to work his way back from a leg injury. Fells’ sightings around the facility throughout the spring and summer were apparently few and far between.

Tight end Jake Ballard: The former Giant had offseason knee surgery, and is not expected to play at all this season.

Defensive lineman Myron Pryor: Unknown. Pryor was placed on season-ending injured reserve early last September because of a shoulder injury. We saw him for the first time on Sunday in a T-shirt and shorts.

Safety Nate Ebner: While he’€™s been out there with his new teammates, Ebner hasn’t gotten on the field this summer.

Offensive lineman Nick McDonald: McDonald hasn’t seen the field this summer, but like Ebner, has been a regular part of the crew that has been working out off to the side throughout practice, mostly on the ellipticals.

Tackle Marcus Zusevics: The undrafted offensive lineman out of Iowa injured his pec while lifting at the combine this year, and wasn’t in pads for the spring sessions, but he has been on the field in T-shirt and shorts.

Wide receiver Jeremy Ebert: Depending on the report, Ebert is dealing with either a leg or hamstring injury, one he suffered earlier this offseason. He’€™s also been a regular at practice, but he hasn’€™t been involved in drills or in pads.

Two absences
Cornerback Alfonzo Dennard: The rookie corner has been dogged by a hamstring issue he suffered early in camp.

One absence
Linebacker Tracy White: White walked off the field with a trainer toward the end of Sunday’€™s practice and did not return.

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