Patrick Chung, Deion Branch up in air

Updated: November 5, 2010, 6:52 PM ET
By Mike Reiss | ESPNBoston.com

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. -- New England Patriots safety Patrick Chung and receiver Deion Branch, who were game-time decisions for last week's win over the Minnesota Vikings, are listed as questionable for Sunday's game against the Cleveland Browns.

Chung tested his injured knee on the field last Sunday, but didn't pass the final test to play. Branch was limited to 24 snaps because of a hamstring injury. Both were limited in practice throughout this week.

A questionable designation means the players have a 50-50 chance of suiting up for the game.

Elsewhere, rookie inside linebacker Brandon Spikes was limited in Friday's practice with a knee injury. He is listed as probable.

As expected, veteran running back Fred Taylor (toe injury) and safety Jarrad Page (calf) were ruled out for the game.

For the Browns, defensive linemen Kenyon Coleman (knee) and Shaun Rogers (ankle) are questionable, while quarterback Seneca Wallace (ankle) is listed as questionable after sitting out practice Friday.

Mike Reiss covers the Patriots for ESPNBoston.com.

Mike Reiss

ESPN New England Patriots reporter

SPONSORED HEADLINES

EDITORS' PICKS

  • A Familiar Game Plan
    Can the Pats stop Aaron 'Maverick' Rodgers on Sunday? Bruschi and Reiss discuss.
  • B's Back In Business
    Dougie Hamilton scored in overtime to lift the Bruins over the Jets.
  • Another One Slips Away
    After leading the Bulls for much of today's game, the Celtics gave it away late.
  • Full Speed Ahead
    Despite being in control, the Revs don't figure to let up against the Red Bulls.
  • Beyond The QBs
    It's been Brady vs. Rodgers all week, but Pats-Packers is much more than than.

ALSO SEE

MORE NFL HEADLINES