FOXBOROUGH -- The Patriots are holding their afternoon practice inside Gillette Stadium -- in the rain -- and safety James Sanders was spotted during the media-access portion of the session, colleague Christopher L. Gasper reports.
Sanders has missed the last two games with a rib injury, and has not practiced in recent weeks. He's been replaced by Lewis Sanders in the starting lineup.
Players not spotted during the media-access portion of today's practice included:
Players wore shorts/sweatpants and shells (light shoulder pads). Media members were present for stretching and one set of positional drills.