dangolka (CBS) — Patriots captain David Andrews returned to follow on Thursday after lacking Wednesday’s session, however the heart was sporting a reasonably massive wrap on his proper hand and thumb.
Andrews was on the sector throughout the opening portion of follow, which was open to the media. A number of reporters shared pictures of what seems to be a fairly severe protecting measure taken for Andrews’ proper thumb.
David Andrews is again at Patriots follow, however his proper thumb is closely wrapped. pic.twitter.com/K7xOUjHI9b
— Chris Mason (@ByChrisMason) September 24, 2020
C David Andrews has returned to Patriots follow. RB James White and follow squad TE Jake Burt are the one absences.
Andrews has his proper thumb closely wrapped. pic.twitter.com/BJWEzCUj4O
— Doug Kyed (@DougKyed) September 24, 2020
David Andrews has returned to #Patriots follow with a heavy wrap round his proper thumb and wrist.
James White stays absent to be together with his household. Apply-squad TE Jake Burt additionally lacking. pic.twitter.com/S7FUHcxRio
— Andrew Callahan (@_AndrewCallahan) September 24, 2020
Including to Andrews: he was going by way of particular person drills throughout media portion however was retaining his proper arm elevated. We don’t see any stay contact. Must await the damage report back to see how a lot he’s collaborating past people. #Patriots https://t.co/D60kobGYw2
— Evan Lazar (@ezlazar) September 24, 2020
Contemplating Andrews makes use of that hand to snap the ball and to push back 300-plus pound defenders, not being at full power in that individual space figures to be a difficulty.
Andrews has taken 100 p.c of the crew’s offensive snaps this season, after lacking all of final yr as a consequence of blood clots in his lungs.
An replace on Andrews’ participation degree shall be offered afterward Thursday afternoon.