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Wednesday, December 26, 2012
Belichick dials it back at practice

By Mike Rodak

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. -- Patriots coach Bill Belichick said on Wednesday that nothing is more important than the health of players, and his approach to practice was another reminder of that mindset.

At a time of year when managing the health of the roster takes on added importance with the playoffs around the corner, Belichick scaled things back with a walkthrough session Wednesday in the Dana-Farber Fieldhouse.

Every player on the roster was present for the walkthrough, including defensive end Jermaine Cunningham, whose four-game suspension ended Monday.

Here are the full practice reports for both the Patriots and Dolphins: