Maroney, Edelman among Pats scratches

Be sure to click on ESPNBoston.com for comprehensive coverage of the New England Patriots' season opener against the Cincinnati Bengals in Gillette Stadium.

Mike Reiss is the lead writer there, but the game also marks the debut of ESPNBoston.com columnist Jackie MacMullan. The crew also includes Chris Forsberg, Mike Rodak and Jack McCluckey.

Meanwhile, I'm at Ralph Wilson Stadium by myself.

Forsberg has blogged the Patriots' inactives: