Patriots rule out Aaron Dobson

Updated: November 29, 2013, 4:28 PM ET
By Mike Reiss | ESPNBoston.com

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. -- New England Patriots rookie wide receiver Aaron Dobson, who has come on in recent weeks to assume the team's top role at the outside "X" spot, has been ruled out for Sunday's road game against the Houston Texans.

Dobson sustained a foot injury in Sunday's overtime win over the Denver Broncos and didn't practice all week.

Dobson has played in 10 games this season, with seven starts, and has totaled 35 catches for 492 yards and four touchdowns. At 6-foot-3 ...

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