Tom E. Curran says the Patriots have, per orders of Bill Belichick, "dummied up to a large extent" with the Jets game approaching.
Still, Curran believes Albert Haynesworth gave a signal that he'll play Sunday.
"Haynesworth and I exchanged hellos in the Patriots' locker room on Friday," said Curran. "When I asked if I'd see him on Sunday, he kinda shrugged.
"I would take that shrug, though, to the positive, because he gave me a glance over his shoulder. And Albert Haynesworth will be a pivotal part of this Patriots defense Sunday.
LANDOVER, Md. - Kirk Cousins threw two touchdown passes to compensate for a pick-6, and the Washington Redskins beat the New York Giants 20-10 on Thursday night on a drab field in a drab game between two injury-depleted teams that did not look ready for prime time. Click here to read more.
Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones, who has backed down from his threat to sue the NFL over commissioner Roger Goodell's contract extension, is adamant about his fellow owners discussing it at a Dec. 13 meeting, according to Pro Football Talk.
Here's more from Charean Williams of NBCSports.com's Pro Football Talk.