Patriots linebacker Dane Fletcher (thumb) has been ruled out of Sunday's game against the Giants, while wide receiver Wes Welker (neck) headlines a group of nine listed as questionable. Beyond the absence of offensive lineman Donald Thomas (non-injury related, wife scheduled to give birth), there were no changes to the team's participation report on Friday.
Here's this week's injury report:
Out: LB Dane Fletcher (thumb)
Questionable: S Josh Barrett (thumb), DE Shaun Ellis (ribs), RB Kevin Faulk (knee), RB BenJarvus Green-Ellis (toe), DL Albert Haynesworth (back), TE Aaron Hernandez (knee), LB Jerod Mayo (knee), OT Sebastian Vollmer (back), WR Wes Welker (neck)
Probable: OL Donald Thomas (non-injury related)
And for the Giants:
Out: T Stacy Andrews (back)