FOXBOROUGH, Mass. — When New England Patriots starting left tackle Nate Solder hobbled off at halftime of Sunday’s regular-season finale against the Buffalo Bills, it was easy to fear the worst. Solder was ruled out for the rest of the game and his availability for the playoffs then came into question.
But barring something unexpected, Solder’s injury shouldn’t keep him out of action.
“I practiced this week and I’ll be full practice next week. Everything I’m doing is preparing and doing everything I can, and I’ll be ready to go when the game comes,” Solder said Thursday. more