FOXBOROUGH -- Linebacker Jerod Mayo was among six players who did not participate in Wednesday's practice at Gillette Stadium.
Mayo injured his elbow in the second quarter but returned with a sleeve on his arm to play the remainder of Sunday's 29-26 overtime victory against the New York Jets, He was absent from practice with the reason being "illness/elbow" on the team's injury report.
In addition to Mayo, RB Brandon Bolden (knee), CB Ras-I Dowling (thigh), S Steve Gregory (hip), DE Trevor Scott (hamstring), LB Tracy White (foot), DT Ron Brace (back) were also missing from Wednesday's practice in shorts and shells
The Patriots had 13 players who were limited in their participation, including S Patrick Chung (shoulder), WR Julian Edelman (hand), TEs Rob Gronkowski (hip) and Aaron Hernandez (ankle), LB Dont'a Hightower (hamstring), G Logan Mankins (calf/hip), OT Sebastian Vollmer (back/knee), and WR Wes Welker (ankle).
The Rams had five players miss practice and had two others participate in a limited basis, including WR Danny Amendola (shoulder).