New England Patriots No.1 wide receiver Julian Edelman has been in a state of his rehabilitation since May this year when he received a foot surgery, and therefore he was placed on the injury reserve at the beginning of training camp, but several reporters confirmed the news on Sunday that Edelman finally returned to the field.
Previously, Patriot announced that have moved Edelman out of the injury reserve. NFL official reporter Ian Rapoport expresses the Patriots’ movement is earlier than a lot of people expected to, even so, Edelman did not participate in the team’s confrontational training.
When a reporter asked Edelman after training about whether he can catch the first week of the regular season game, Edelman without a positive response but to said if he can train with equipment before the start of the season is a good thing.
Now, Edelman’s timely return is a very good news for the Patriots, especially considering the core quarterback Tom Brady can not attend the first four games in the regular season. Backup quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo in need of powerful helpers to lead the team through difficult times.