The re-signing of Austin Collie indicates that the injuries to fellow
Thompkins missed most of the Week 13 game against Houston while Dobson was out.
A hip injury sidelined
Thompkins suffered the injury in the first quarter and returned briefly in the second quarter after being taken to the locker room for evaluation. However, Thompkins sat out the second half. The Patriots made no mention of the injury after the game, but MassLive.com reported Thompkins was limping pretty badly in the locker room.
Thompkins, who was targeted three times, had just one catch for 16 yards. The Patriots are back in action Week 14 vs. Cleveland.
Thompkins had one catch for 16 yards before leaving the game.
Thompkins was held without a catch in the first half and bounced back with three catches for 25 yards in the opening drive of the second half. He caught six of the nine passes thrown his way for 56 yards in a 34-31 victory.
Thompkins has re-emerged in the passing game and has eight catches for 116 yards in his last two games. He'll look to stay productive in Week 13 against the Texans.
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