Stevan Ridley Injury: Updates on Patriots RB's Thigh

Rob Goldberg@TheRobGoldbergFeatured ColumnistOctober 2, 2013

August 24, 2012; Tampa, FL, USA; New England Patriots running back Stevan Ridley (22) runs with the ball during the second half against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers at Raymond James Stadium. Tampa Bay Buccaneers defeated the New England Patriots 30-28. Mandatory Credit: Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports
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The injuries continue to pile up for the New England Patriots as Stevan Ridley is reportedly dealing with a thigh bruise.

Nick Underhill of reports that the running back missed practice on Wednesday due to the injury:

The mystery of Stevan Ridley's absence from Wednesday's practice appears to be solved. The New England Patriots running back suffered a lower thigh bruise and was held out of practice to receive treatment, according to a source. The injury is not considered serious.

He did not play in Week 5, but is active for Week 6.


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