NFL Injuries

Rex Burkhead suffers rib injury-Dr. Parekh

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Patriots RB Rex Burkhead (ribs) is questionable to return. He will likely get x-rays. Best-case contusion or bruise with one to two weeks return-to-play. Worst-case rib fracture. Would be out until pain quiets down. It could be about 4 weeks.

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