Patriots fullback Jakob Johnson placed on IR with shoulder injury.
Patriots expected to put fullback Jakob Johnson on IR, adding to the offensive issues
Patriots to place Jakob Johnson — who had been filling in at fullback for James Develin — on injured reserve.
On Saturday, I wrote about FB Jakob Johnson becoming the 1st player who ENTERED the NFL as part of International Pathway program to be on a 53-man roster (). Today, I asked Bill Belichick if Johnson would have been on team’s radar otherwise. His response:
#Patriots sign Jakob Johnson to the 53-man roster from the practice squad: