Wide receiver Danny Amendola and linebacker Dont'a Hightower didn't practice Wednesday while cornerback Stephon Gilmore, who has been out with a concussion, was a limited participant.
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Hightower left the victory over the Falcons on Sunday night with an apparent shoulder injury. Amendola has what's described as a knee issue. Also missing practice were cornerback Eric Rowe (groin), who missed the Falcons game and defensive lineman Malcom Brown, who injured his ankle against Atlanta.
The full Patriots and Chargers' practice participation report for Wednesday: