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Patriots, Saints practice reports

The Patriots did not hold a Thanksgiving practice, but this is their participation report based on the anticipated participation of injured players:

[updated, 5:55 p.m. to reflect there was no actual practice]

Did Not Practice

RB Fred Taylor (ankle)

Limited participation

WR Sam Aiken (hip)

LB Eric Alexander (groin)

TE Chris Baker (shoulder)

LB Tully Banta-Cain (groin)

NT Ron Brace (ankle)

S Pat Chung (head)

WR Julian Edelman (forearm)

DE Jarvis Green (knee)

C Dan Koppen (knee)

OT Matt Light (knee)

RB Sammy Morris (knee)

G Stephen Neal (head)

LB Rob Ninkovich (knee)

OT Sebastian Vollmer (head)

DE Ty Warren (ankle)

OLB Pierre Woods (groin)

Full participation

QB Tom Brady (right shoulder)

CB Shawn Springs (knee)

TE Benjamin Watson (knee)

As for the Saints, cornerback Tracy Porter (knee) did not participate in Thursday's practice.

Running back Reggie Bush (knee), cornerback Randall Gay (hamstring), center Jonathan Goodwin (ankle), cornerback Jabari Greer (groin), defensive end Bobby McCray (knee/back), receiver Lance Moore (ankle) and linebacker Jon Vilma (ankle) were limited.