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New England Patriots Links 8/27/15 - Ryan Wendell Centers List of Players Returning to Health

Daily news and links for 8/27/15

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Ryan Wendell happy to be back on the field
Ryan Wendell happy to be back on the field
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  • Mike Petraglia notes Jonas Gray compares a big run to a 3-pointer, and says he wants to play physical.
  • Mark Daniels points out James White has been a bright spot in the preseason.
  • Mike Reiss reports Ryan Wendell returned to practice yesterday. The 7-year veteran had offseason shoulder surgery, and is thrilled to be back.
  • Mike Giardi reports Julian Edelman hasn't practiced since August 2, but sources indicate he's healthy enough to play.
  • Jeff Howe talks with Julian Edelman about his life-changing trip to Israel this summer. /Good read.
  • Stephen Hewitt sees Jimmy Garoppolo remaining cool under the pressure of increased media attention.
  • Tom E. Curran, Mike Giardi and Phil Perry discuss Jimmy Garoppolo’s progress and how they think he will do if he needs to start week 1. (7.36 min. video)
  • Mike Reiss reports Scott Chandler is happy to rejoin the team at practice.
  • Phil Perry tries to figure out where Michael Williams will play for the Patriots, at tackle or tight end.
  • Kevin Duffy notes WR Josh Boyce was absent from Wednesday's practice. He is considered to be on the roster bubble.
  • Ryan Hannable notes Bill Belichick thinks the team has made some progress, but says they're not near where they need to be.
  • Tom E. Curran wonders when Belichick will finally hang up the hoodie.
  • Chris Warner (Boston Sports Media) Patriots preseason thoughts heading into game three.
  • Doug Kyed Patriots Mailbag: Aaron Dobson still the favorite for final receiver spot.
  • Jeff Howe Patriots Notebook: Reggie Wayne is starting over, feels like a rookie again; Scott Chandler could use the reps in tomorrow's game against the Panthers; Ryan Wendell was so excited to return to the field he lobbied for more work; Injury updates; McCourty was working with the safeties.