Patriots DE Rob Ninkovich (hip) is expected to play in Sunday's Divisional Round game against the Texans.
Patriots DE Rob Ninkovich (hip) returned to practice on Thursday.
Patriots DE Rob Ninkovich (hip) has "avoided a serious injury" and has a "good chance" to play when the Patriots open up their playoff schedule on January 13.
Patriots DE Rob Ninkovich never returned to the game after sustaining a hip injury in Sunday's win over the Dolphins.
Patriots OLB Rob Ninkovich has been working with the defensive line in OTAs.
Patriots signed OLB Rob Ninkovich to a two-year, $4 million extension.
Beat writer Mike Reiss projects Rob Ninkovich and Jermaine Cunningham as the Patriots' starting outside linebackers.
Patriots OLB Rob Ninkovich suggested Thursday that he's fully recovered from his January LCL injury.
An MRI on his left knee has revealed an LCL injury for Patriots OLB Rob Ninkovich.
Patriots LB Rob Ninkovich is awaiting the MRI results on his knee after going down in the third quarter of Sunday's loss to the Jets.
Patriots LB Rob Ninkovich left Sunday's game in the third quarter with a knee injury.
Patriots LB Rob Ninkovich had two interceptions and a sack in the team's 41-14 victory over the Dolphins.
It's believed Rob Ninkovich and Tully Banta-Cain would be the Patriots' starting outside linebackers if the season began today.
Patriots signed OLB Rob Ninkovich to a contract extension through 2011.