No O'Brien at practice today

Patriots coach Bill Belichick said this morning that offensive coordinator Bill O'Brien will not be present at practice.

O'Brien, as has been widely reported, is interviewing with Penn State for their head coaching position.

"Collectively, we'll do all the things that we need to do," Belichick said of handling today's practice without O'Brien.

Offensive coaching staff

Coordinator -- Bill O'Brien

RB -- Ivan Fears

WR -- Chad O'Shea

OL -- Dante Scarnecchia

TE -- Brian Ferentz

Assistant -- George Godsey