Source: Aaron Hernandez is 'unlikely'

Updated: November 18, 2012, 11:35 AM ET
By James Walker | ESPN.com

Barring any last-minute changes, the New England Patriots are expected to be without tight end Aaron Hernandez for the third straight game due to a right ankle injury.

A source said Saturday that Hernandez is "unlikely" to play Sunday against the Indianapolis Colts.

The news was earlier reported by the NFL Network.

Hernandez has been battling through a severe ankle sprain since Week 2, although he did return for two games in October. The Patriots lead the NFL ...

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