Lions defensive back DeJon Gomesleft Friday's preseason game against Oakland with a neck injury, according to the team's official website. Gomes forced a fumble on a huge hit late in the fourth quarter, which caused the injury. He was taken back to the locker room and ruled out for the remainder of the game.
Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski told reporters he absorbed minor contact Monday when he participated in team drills for the first time. Coming off an ACL injury, Gronk said he's had no setbacks and plans to play a full 16-game season.