Week 8 Injury Report: Bills vs Patriots

Posted By Staff on October 31, 2020

The New England Patriots (2-4) visit the Buffalo Bills (5-2) on Sunday, November 1, 2020 at New Era Field and will aim to stop a three-game losing streak. Fifteen players are on the injured list for the Patriots. The Bills have 16 players on the injury report.

Game Information

  • Game Time: 1:00 PM ET
  • Location: Orchard Park, NY
  • TV: CBS

Bills vs Patriots betting odds

Buffalo Bills Injuries

Buffalo Bills Injury status for 11/1/2020
Player Position Injury Status Games Played Snaps per Game
Jerry Hughes DE Foot Questionable 7 42
Josh Norman CB Hamstring Out 3 68.3
Brian Winters G Knee Questionable 7 43.3
Micah Hyde FS Concussion Questionable 7 66
Vernon Butler DT Groin Questionable 6 30.3
Quinton Jefferson DT Knee Questionable 7 38.6
Matt Milano OLB Pectoral Questionable 4 41
Isaiah McKenzie WR Ankle Questionable 7 15
Levi Wallace CB Ankle Questionable 4 49
Cody Ford OT Knee Out 6 61.5
Dawson Knox TE Illness Out 4 33
Tommy Sweeney TE Illness Out 0 0
Cam Lewis CB Wrist Questionable 5 15
Tyrel Dodson OLB Hamstring Out 6 33
Del’Shawn Phillips OLB Quadriceps Questionable 1 0
Nate Becker TE Illness Out 0 0

New England Patriots Injuries

New England Patriots Injury status for 11/1/2020
Player Position Injury Status Games Played Snaps per Game
Julian Edelman WR Knee Out 6 44.2
Stephon Gilmore CB Knee Questionable 6 60.8
Lawrence Guy DE Ankle Questionable 6 38.2
John Simon DE Shoulder Questionable 6 46.8
Cody Davis FS Ribs Questionable 3 0
Brandon Copeland OLB Torn Pectoral Out 6 10
Shaq Mason G Calf Questionable 4 64.2
Shilique Calhoun LB Knee Questionable 6 31.2
Joe Thuney G Ankle Questionable 6 60.3
Jermaine Eluemunor G Ankle Out 4 45
Sony Michel RB Illness Out 3 20
Damien Harris RB Ankle Questionable 3 18.7
N’Keal Harry WR Concussion Questionable 6 46.2
Kyle Dugger S Ankle Questionable 5 22.6
Justin Herron OL Ankle Questionable 6 26.8

Bills Injury Impact (as of 10/30)

Jerry Hughes – DE: Questionable (Foot)

Hughes is questionable for the matchup with the Patriots and might not play. He’s appeared in seven games for the Bills this year and has put up 2.0 sacks, 2.0 TFL, 18 tackles, and one interception.

Del’Shawn Phillips – OLB: Questionable (Quadriceps)

Phillips is questionable and could miss the Bills-Patriots matchup. He has totaled no recorded stats in one game this season.

Cam Lewis – CB: Questionable (Wrist)

Lewis is questionable to play against the Patriots. In five games for the Bills this season he has six tackles.

Isaiah McKenzie – WR: Questionable (Ankle)

The Bills might not have McKenzie available for the matchup against the Patriots as he’s questionable for the contest. In seven games this season, he has 14 catches (on 15 targets) for 113 yards (16.1 ypg) with one touchdown.

Matt Milano – OLB: Questionable (Pectoral)

Milano is questionable and could miss the Bills-Patriots matchup. He has totaled 20 tackles, 1.0 TFL, 1.5 sacks, and one interception in four games this season.

Levi Wallace – CB: Questionable (Ankle)

Wallace is questionable in the Bills-Patriots matchup. In four games this season he has one interception, 21 tackles, 1.0 TFL, and two passes defended.

Vernon Butler – DT: Questionable (Groin)

Butler is questionable for the matchup with the Patriots and might not play. He’s appeared in six games for the Bills this year and has put together 1.0 TFL and 12 tackles.

Micah Hyde – FS: Questionable (Concussion)

Hyde is questionable to play against the Patriots. In seven games for the Bills this season he has 36 tackles and two passes defended.

Brian Winters – G: Questionable (Knee)

Winters is questionable and possibly won’t play against the Patriots. He has appeared in each of the team’s seven games this season.

Quinton Jefferson – DT: Questionable (Knee)

Jefferson is questionable for the matchup with the Patriots and might not play. He’s appeared in seven games for the Bills this year and has compiled 1.0 sack, 14 tackles.

Nate Becker – TE: Inactive (Illness)

The Bills won’t have Becker for the matchup against the Patriots. Over one game this season, he has zero catches (on zero targets) for 0 yards (0.0 ypg).

Cody Ford – OT: Inactive (Knee)

Ford has been ruled out and won’t play against the Patriots. He has appeared in 85.7% of the team’s seven games this season.

Dawson Knox – TE: Inactive (Illness)

The Bills won’t have Knox for the matchup against the Patriots. He’s been ruled out for the contest. Over five games this season, he has six catches (on 12 targets) for 95 yards (19.0 ypg).

Tommy Sweeney – TE: Inactive (Illness)

The Bills won’t have Sweeney for the matchup against the Patriots. Through one game this season, he has zero catches (on zero targets) for 0 yards (0.0 ypg).

Tyrel Dodson – OLB: Inactive (Hamstring)

Dodson won’t play for the Bills against the Patriots. He has 20 tackles, 2.0 TFL, and one sack in six games this season.

Josh Norman – CB: Inactive (Hamstring)

Norman is out against the Patriots. In three games for the Bills this season he has 18 tackles, 2.0 TFL, and two passes defended.

Patriots Injury Impact (as of 10/30)

Joe Thuney – G: Questionable (Ankle)

Thuney has been ruled questionable against the Bills. He’s appeared in all of the team’s six games this season.

Stephon Gilmore – CB: Questionable (Knee)

Gilmore is questionable in the Patriots-Bills matchup. In six games this season he has one interception, 20 tackles and two passes defended.

Lawrence Guy – DE: Questionable (Ankle)

Guy is questionable for the matchup with the Bills and might not play. He’s appeared in six games for the Patriots this year and has totaled 1.0 sack, 2.0 TFL and 17 tackles.

John Simon – DE: Questionable (Shoulder)

Simon is questionable and could miss the Patriots-Bills matchup. He has totaled 23 tackles, 3.0 TFL, and one sack in six games this season.

Cody Davis – FS: Questionable (Ribs)

Davis is questionable to play against the Bills. In three games for the Patriots this season he has no recorded stats.

Justin Herron – OL: Questionable (Ankle)

Herron has been ruled questionable and possibly won’t play against the Bills. He has appeared in each of the team’s six games this season.

Shaq Mason – G: Questionable (Calf)

Mason has been ruled questionable against the Bills. He’s appeared in 83.3% of the team’s six games this season.

Kyle Dugger – S: Questionable (Ankle)

Dugger is questionable to play against the Bills. In five games for the Patriots this season he has 15 tackles.

Shilique Calhoun – LB: Questionable (Knee)

Calhoun is questionable and could miss the Patriots-Bills matchup. He has totaled 13 tackles, 1.0 TFL, and two sacks in six games this season.

N’Keal Harry – WR: Questionable (Concussion)

The Patriots might not have Harry available for the matchup against the Bills as he’s questionable for the contest. In six games this season, he has 19 catches (on 32 targets) for 172 yards (28.7 ypg) with one touchdown.

Damien Harris – RB: Questionable (Ankle)

A contributor in the Patriots’ ground game, Harris, is questionable against the Bills. Harris has rushed for 177 yards on 33 carries, and has provided 19% of the team’s rushing attack in three games this year.

Julian Edelman – WR: Inactive (Knee)

The Patriots won’t have Edelman against the Bills, and will need to look elsewhere for the 24.7% of the passing game one of the team’s top contributors provides. Through six games this season, he has 21 catches (on 39 targets) for 315 yards (52.5 ypg).

Jermaine Eluemunor – G: Inactive (Ankle)

Eluemunor won’t play against the Bills after being ruled out. He’s played in 66.7% of the team’s six games this season.

Brandon Copeland – OLB: Inactive (Torn Pectoral)

Copeland won’t play for the Patriots against the Bills. He has picked up 10 tackles and 1.0 TFL in six games this season.

Sony Michel – RB: Inactive (Illness)

The Patriots will be without a contributor in the ground game as Michel is out against the Bills. Michel has rushed for 173 yards on 26 carries with one touchdown, and has provided 18.6% of the team’s ground attack in five games this year.

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