Patriots rookie safety Duron Harmon made an interception for the second straight game, returning it 42 yards in the Week 9 win over the Steelers. He added four tackles, giving him eight tackles and three passes defended this season.
The Patriots entered Week 2 against the Jets with a lengthy injury report, however most of the players listed were able to play through their injuries. Those playing through listed injuries are: wide receivers Aaron Dobson (hamstring) and Matthew Slater (hamstring); defensive backs Nate Ebner (ankle), Duron Harmon (hamstring), Marquice Cole (hamstring) and Alfonzo Dennard (ankle); and running backs Stevan Ridley (shoulder) and Leon Washington (thigh).
The Patriots enter Week 2 against the Jets with 13 players listed on the injury report. Eight of those players are listed as questionable for Thursday's game, after being largely limited throughout the week in practice. The eight players listed as questionable are: running backs Brandon Bolden (knee) and Leon Washington (thigh); wide receivers Aaron Dobson (hamstring) and Matthew Slater (knee); tight end Zach Sudfeld (hamstring); defensive backs Nate Ebner (ankle) and Duron Harmon (hamstring); and tackle Will Svitek (knee).
Among Patriots players inactive Week 1 at Buffalo are tackle Will Svitek (knee), running back Brandon Bolden (knee), wide receiver Aaron Dobson (hamstring), safety Nate Ebner (ankle), safety Duron Harmon (hamstring) and running back Leon Washington.
The Patriots downgraded four players to out for Sunday's game against the Bills in Week 1: wide receiver Aaron Dobson (hamstring); running back Brandon Bolden (knee); defensive backs Nate Ebner (ankle) and Duron Harmon (hamstring); and tight end Rob Gronkowski (back, forearm).