Gronkowski, Amendola, Ridley questionable for Patriots

Updated: October 11, 2013

Foxboro, MA (Sports Network) – New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski,
wide receiver Danny Amendola and running back Stevan Ridley are all listed as
questionable for Sunday’s game against the New Orleans Saints.

Gronkowski, who was limited in practice all week, has yet to play this season
after a series of surgeries on his fractured forearm and ailing back.

Amendola returned to action last week after missing three games with a groin
injury. The Texas Tech product has caught 14 passes for 159 yards in two games
this season.

Ridley missed last Sunday’s game against the Cincinnati Bengals due to knee
and thigh injuries. The LSU product has carried the ball 47 times for 174
yards in four games this season.

Veteran defensive tackle Tommy Kelly (knee) and running back Leon Washington
(ankle) have been ruled out.

Running back Brandon Bolden (knee), wide receiver Matthew Slater (wrist),
center Ryan Wendell (concussion) and defensive back Tavon Wilson (hamstring)
were listed as questionable. All were limited participants in Friday’s