Patriots promoted WR Josh Boyce from the practice squad.
Patriots placed CB Alfonzo Dennard (hamstring) on injured reserve, ending his season.
Patriots.com believes "anyone dealing with any sort of injury could very well be inactive" Week 17 against the Bills.
The Boston Globe's Ben Volin expects Tom Brady to only play a half Week 17 against the Bills.
The Boston Globe's Ben Volin believes Rob Gronkowski will receive "little-to-no playing time" in the Patriots' season finale against the Bills.
Brandon LaFell (shoulder) is listed as questionable for Week 17.
Julian Edelman (concussion) is listed as questionable for Week 17.
Shane Vereen (ankle) is listed as questionable for Week 17.
LeGarrette Blount (shoulder) remained limited in Friday's practice and is listed as questionable for Week 17.
Jonas Gray (ankle) has been ruled out for Week 17.
ESPN Patriots reporter Mike Reiss thinks James White could be the team's pass-catching back in 2015.
ESPN Boston's Mike Reiss suggests the Patriots may not play their starters the whole game during Sunday's regular season finale against the Bills.
LeGarrette Blount (shoulder) practiced Wednesday.
Julian Edelman (concussion) is practicing Wednesday.
Rob Gronkowski played on every offensive snap in Week 16, the first time he's done that this season.