FOXBORO — Ankles have been a major issue this week in Foxboro. On Wednesday, Brandon Browner showed up on the injury report with an ankle injury and was limited. He didn’t practice at all the next two days and is questionable for Sunday’s game in Buffalo.

ESPN NFL analyst Adam Schefter joined Middays with MFB on Friday to talk about the Patriots and a potential trade of Tom Brady.

FOXBORO — Rookie starting center Bryan Stork was not spotted at practice Friday, one day after he showed up on the injury report with a head ailment.

NBC NFL analyst Rodney Harrison joined Dennis & Callahan on Friday to discuss the Patriots’ upcoming game against the Bills. To hear the interview, go to the Dennis & Callahan audio on demand page.

FOXBORO — Bill Belichick insisted Friday morning that Brandon Browner is not having any issues picking up the Patriots’ defensive system.

FOXBORO — Brandon Browner, the defensive back the Patriots signed to a three-year, $16.8 million contract in March, is having trouble picking up the defense of Bill Belichick and defensive coordinator Matt Patricia.

On the Thursday Night Football pregame show, analysts Marshall Faulk and Michael Irvin offered their thoughts about the current state of the Patriots and coach Bill Belichick. Here are their quotes.

Former Bears GM Jerry Angelo said Thursday that the league covered up “hundreds and hundreds” of domestic violence cases over the years, and he now regrets failing to take action.

FOXBORO — An ankle issue kept Brandon Browner from participating in practice on Thursday as the Patriots continued their preparations for the Bills in Buffalo on Sunday. Browner was activated from the suspended list on Monday and added to the 53-man roster.

To the surprise of few, things didn’t end well between Patriots coach Bill Belichick and linebacker Brandon Spikes.