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The Patriots announced Sunday that veteran running back Rex Burkhead, who has been dealing with a foot issue, was downgraded to out for Monday night’s game against the Jets at East Rutherford, N.J.

The 29-year-old Burkhead, who has missed the past two games, has 24 carries for 112 yards and 14 catches for 117 yards on the season.

Burkhead joins wide receiver Josh Gordon (knee/ankle), tight end Matt LaCosse (knee), tight end Ryan Izzo (concussion), and defensive lineman Michael Bennett (disciplinary issue) as out Monday night.


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