dangolka (CBS) — The Patriots offense is getting some reinforcements as they put together for a giant Week four matchup towards the Kansas Metropolis Chiefs. Three gamers returned to observe on Wednesday, together with working again James White.
White missed the final two video games after his father was killed in a automotive accident forward of New England’s Week 2 sport towards the Seattle Seahawks. Wednesday was the primary time he practiced with the staff for the reason that household tragedy.
Additionally returning on Wednesday have been working again Damien Harris and extensive receiver/return man Gunner Olszewski, each of whom began the season on IR. Wednesday was the primary day each have been eligible to return to observe, and the Patriots now have 21 days to energetic them to the staff’s energetic roster.
Harris was a standout in coaching camp however harm his pinky finger simply forward of the season and needed to bear surgical procedure. He was positioned on IR to present the Patriots slightly extra roster flexibility as Harris recovered. Harris will now be a part of a backfield of Sony Michel, Rex Burkhead and undrafted rookie J.J. Taylor, all of whom had spectacular showings in New England’s 36-20 win over the Las Vegas Raiders on Sunday. The Patriots are averaging a league-best 178 speeding yards per sport this season, although having quarterback Cam Newton averaging 50 rush yards per sport actually helps up that whole.
A foot harm sidelined Olszewski for Week 1, and it later landed the receiver on IR. He might give New England slightly extra depth at receiver, becoming a member of Julian Edelman, N’Keal Harry, Damiere Byrd and Jakobi Meyers as Newton’s choices within the passing sport.
Beau Allen or Yodny Cajuste weren’t noticed at Wednesday’s observe, the primary day these two have been eligible to come back off IR.