Burkhead (knee) is not expected to play in Saturday's tilt against the Titans, Adam Schefter of ESPN reports. White, who was dealing with an ankle injury, missed Week 17 but will be active.
Rex Burkhead appeared to be trending toward a return from a knee injury he suffered against the Pittsburgh Steelers. He averaged more than 140 total yards in the Pats' last two regular season games, with four touchdowns. Both players were initially listed as questionable with knee injuries. The 27-year-old was injured in a 37-16 victory over the Buffalo Bills on December 24. Until then, Dion Lewis and James White will be the lead backs for New England. Branch played in 12 games this season, including six starts, after being a regular starter the previous two seasons. A final decision on Burkhead's status will likely be revealed when the Patriots release their inactives prior to the game.
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It looks like Burkhead will have to wait a little longer, and if New England can't take care of business on Saturday evening, he'll have to wait a whole lot longer than that for his return.
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Katie Couric Slams Today for Matt Lauer's 'Completely Unacceptable' Workplace Harassment
As I am writing this, I realize the depth of the damage and disappointment I have left behind at home and at NBC. It is now my full-time job The last two days have forced me to take a very hard look at my own troubling flaws.
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'Armed suspect' on Greyhound bus arrested after chase from Wisconsin into IL
The bus was traveling with 50 passengers on board from Milwaukee to Chicago when the incident began around 9:50 p.m. The sheriff said the suspect is in the USA illegally and has previously been deported.