One of the bigger stories surrounding the Patriots at this time is the health of offensive lineman Logan Mankins. Head coach Bill Belichick was asked about it on his Monday conference call.
What indication do you have right now in terms of his availability going forward?
"I don't really know much more than I knew Saturday. Yesterday was Christmas, so today is not a normal Monday [on the football schedule]. We'll see where everybody is today, and more importantly Wednesday when we hit the field again."