Belichick: Wright 'did everything' to return

The Patriots released the following statement on behalf of coach Bill Belichick after putting seventh-year defensive lineman Mike Wright on injured reserve Thursday:

“Mike did everything he could to return and contribute to the team. Unfortunately, we felt the best course of action was to place him on injured reserve at this time.”

Hop HERE to read more on Wright being placed on injured reserve, or HERE for Mike Reiss' analysis on Wright's loss on the defensive line.