Spencer Ware’s injury is a torn PCL in addition to other damage, and according to NFL Network’s Ian Rapoport, Chiefs Head Athletic Trainer Rick Burkholder believes it to be season-ending, though Cheap MLB Authentic Jerseys Kansas City will have the opportunity to bring him back late in the year should the franchise add him to the injured reserve list; a rule approved this spring now allows teams to activate up to two players from IR.
Ware suffered the injury in the first quarter of Friday night’s preseason game against the Seahawks. As he turned to take a red zone swing pass upfield, Seattle linebacker Terence Garvin twisted him to the turf. Though he’d try to pop back to his feet, Ware ultimately had to be carted back to the locker room for further evaluation.
New England is a 9-point home favorite in Foxborough at sportsbooks monitored by OddsShark.com. This line opened with the Patriots going off as 7-point favorites, but heavy action on New England has moved the line to -9.
The Patriots tore through their schedule with relative ease last season, ending the year with a 17-2 SU and 16-3 ATS record that included a 10-0 SU run over their last 10 games and an 8-0 ATS run over their last eight. With Rob Gronkowski back healthy and the addition of wide receiver Brandin Cooks, the Patriots may even improve on an offense that averaged 27.6 points per game and 386.3 yards per game last season.
The loss of Julian Edelman to a torn ACL in the Cheap NCAA Jerseys preseason could be a setback, but historically New England has done an excellent job of plugging backup players into key positions.