Tom Brady passes 5,000-yard mark

Updated: January 1, 2012, 9:31 PM ET
By Steven Krasner | Special to ESPNBoston.com

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. -- Tom Brady's left shoulder was a source of major concern in New England the latter part of last week.

He suffered an injury to his non-throwing shoulder last Sunday in the win against Miami that led to him going for X-rays after the game, and then was limited in practice leading up to the season finale.

Would he play Sunday against the Buffalo Bills? If so, how much would he be able to play? And how would this affect the Patriots in the playoffs?


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