Patriots open preseason with 17 players not dressing
|08.07.14 at 7:21 pm ET|
LANDOVER, Md. — Tom Brady, Vince Wilfork, Darrelle Revis and Brandon Browner were among the Patriots regulars to suit up Thursday night for the preseason opener against the Redskins at FedExField. But there 17 players not suiting up.
Bill Belichick acknowledged on the team’s radio network pregame show that Brady, despite suiting up, would not play while Rob Gronkowski is getting closer to joining in team drills. The tight end has been limited to individual drills to this point of training camp.
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