According to a report by the NFL Network, Adalius Thomas will be inactive for Sunday’s game against the Carolina Panthers.
Thomas, along with three others, showed up late to a team meeting Wednesday morning and was sent home by coach Bill Belichick. The next day, he was outspoken in his disagreement with Belichick’s decision.
Thomas has 28 tackles and three sacks on the season. He was also a healthy inactive week 6 against the Tennessee Titans.
UPDATE (12:08 a.m.): The Globe’s Christopher L. Gasper has confirmed the report through a league source.