Patriots players not dressed vs. Giants

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. -- The following Patriots are not dressed for tonight’s game against the New York Giants:

RB Brandon Bolden

TE Michael Hoomanawanui

TE Rob Gronkowski

LB Jerod Mayo

LB Dont'a Hightower

OL Chris Martin

DL Dominique Easley

T Sebastian Vollmer

DT Chris Jones

DT Sealver Siliga

Coach Bill Belichick, in his pre-game interview on 98.5 The Sports Hub, said that this will be a game in which many of the team's lesser experienced players will get most of the playing time.