Patriots S Duron Harmon exited Week 9 against the Redskins with a left leg injury.
The Boston Herald has already anointed 2013 third-round pick Duron Harmon the Patriots' starting strong safety.
Duron Harmon has been running as the starting strong safety at Patriots OTAs.
Following the release of Steve Gregory, Duron Harmon is penciled in as the favorite to be the Patriots' starting strong safety.
Patriots agreed to terms with No. 91 overall pick S Duron Harmon on a four-year contract.
According to NFL Draft insider Tony Pauline, the Patriots' scouts were "overruled" and the brain trust "made the choice" when New England selected S Duron Harmon with the No. 91 overall pick.
Patriots selected Rutgers S Duron Harmon with the No. 91 overall pick.