FOXBOROUGH — The biggest injury news for the Patriots Sunday concerns Rob Gronkowski, who is out for the rest of the playoffs after re-injuring his left wrist.
Other Patriots injuries:
— Linebacker Rob Ninkovich briefly left the game in the 4th quarter to have his right hand/wrist attended to by team doctor Thomas Gill. Ninkovich would return to the game.
— Defensive end Chandler Jones left the game at the end of the 2d quarter and did not return to the game. He was officially listed as questionable with an ankle injury.
— Running back Danny Woodhead was questionable to return with a thumb injury but did not return to the game. Shane Vereen (three touchdowns) excelled in his absence.