Jerod Mayo Injury: Updates on Patriots LB's Shoulder and Recovery

Tim KeeneyContributor IOctober 13, 2013

The onslaught of injuries to the New England Patriots continued in Week 6, as linebacker Jerod Mayo suffered an upper-body injury in the fourth quarter of their matchup against the New Orleans Saints. 

The team's official Twitter feed provided the news:

Patriots Injury Update: Jerod Mayo has a shoulder injury & his return is questionable.

— New England Patriots (@Patriots) October 13, 2013

After the game Tom E. Curran of CSN New England provided an update: 

Jerod Mayo left stadium with his right arm in a sling. #PatriotsTalk

— Tom E. Curran (@tomecurran) October 14, 2013

Mayo was put on injured reserve by the Patriots on Wednesday, Oct. 16.