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Mike Reiss ESPN Staff Writer 

When you are flying to Cincinnati, look out the window ... and see the Patriots landing at the same time.

Mike Reiss ESPN Staff Writer 

The Patriots have downgraded backup DT Byron Cowart (head) to out for Sunday's game vs. the Bengals. Good news for the team comes with WR Julian Edelman (knee/shoulder) and C Ted Karras (knee) making the trip. Both Edelman and Karras are listed as questionable.

Mike Reiss ESPN Staff Writer 

Patriots injury report: Out — None; Doubtful — None; Questionable — LB Ja'Whaun Bentley (knee), DT Byron Cowart (concussion), WR Julian Edelman (knee/shoulder), C Ted Karras (knee), CB Jason McCourty (groin), WR Mohamed Sanu (ankle), DT Danny Shelton (shoulder).

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Frates, known for ice bucket challenge, laid to rest

To honor Peter Frates, the former Boston College baseball player whose public battle with ALS inspired the popular "ice bucket challenge,'' do as he did, the priest who officiated at his funeral said Friday.

Mike Reiss ESPN Staff Writer 

Starting LT Isaiah Wynn (76), who missed Thursday's practice due to his eye, is back at the media-access portion of practice today.

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76ers without Horford (knee, hammy) vs. Celtics

Al Horford had to miss his first game at Boston as a member of the Philadelphia 76ers due to a sore left knee and left hamstring tightness. Horford took part in pregame workout but determined he wouldn't be able to play.

Mike Reiss ESPN Staff Writer 

Patriots LT Isaiah Wynn did not participate in Thursday's practice due to an eye injury, according to the club. Wynn was spotted in the locker room during the media-access period later in the day.

The Right Time: Bo & Mina talk Lamar, Brady, & the 'Josh McCown Principle'

Bomani and Mina Kimes break out the receipts on Lamar Jackson and discuss how predictable (or not) his rise has been (2:45) as well as how he compares to other QB's from that draft class in Baker Mayfield and Josh Allen. Plus, how Joe Burrow fits the "Josh McCown Principle"(19:59), assessing Tom Brady's chances at making the Super Bowl this year (26:55) and whether or not Ryan Tannehill should be taken seriously (47:00).