Patriots placed CB Ras-I Dowling on injured reserve with a torn quadriceps muscle, ending his season.
Patriots CB Ras-I Dowling injured his quad in Sunday's win over the Jets.
The Patriots have removed Ras-I Dowling as their primary nickel corner.
Patriots CB Ras-I Dowling (hip surgery) participated fully in all offseason activities.
Pro Football Weekly is hearing that, if healthy, Patriots CB Ras-I Dowling (hip surgery) will start opposite of LCB Devin McCourty.
Though second-year CB Ras-I Dowling (hip surgery) is participating in Patriots OTAs, he's reportedly looked "very stiff" and appears to be "working his way back from the ground floor."
Patriots CB Ras-I Dowling (hip surgery) is progressing in his recovery and has suffered no setbacks.
ESPN Boston reports Patriots CB Ras-I Dowling ended up undergoing a surgical procedure on his upper leg/hip after all.
SI.com's Peter King reports Patriots CB Ras-I Dowling's (hip) rehab is going "very well," and he'll be ready for "most, if not all" of New England's offseason work.
The Boston Herald reports Patriots CB Ras-I Dowling's (injured reserve) hip pain was the result of a torn tendon in his leg.
Patriots placed CB Ras-I Dowling (hip) on injured reserve, ending his season.
Patriots CB Ras-I Dowling (hip) resumed practicing on Tuesday.
Starting RCB Ras-I Dowling (hip) and backup CB Leigh Bodden (groin) will not play in Week 4 against the Raiders, and nickel CB Kyle Arrington is questionable (chest).
Patriots declared CB Ras-I Dowling, SS Pat Chung, DL Albert Haynesworth, WR Taylor Price, TE Aaron Hernandez, RT Sebastian Vollmer, and DL Mike Wright inactive for Week 3 against the Bills.