And the New England Patriots' backfield circus continues.
Thursday proved to be just the latest chapter of a 2018-19 Patriots season plagued by running back injuries. Even more bad news on running back Rex Burkhead's concussion recovery came today, prompting New England to sign another back in Kenjon Barner.
Burkhead, who was described as 'limited at best' in Thursday's practice, joins Jeremy Hill and Sony Michel as the latest Patriots running back injury within just the first couple weeks of the season.
Unfortunately for Burkhead, it doesn't take an NFL general manager to read the writing on the wall on this one.
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