Pats’ Vereen questionable due to illness

Foxboro, MA ( – New England Patriots running back Shane
Vereen was listed as questionable for Sunday’s home game against the Chicago

Vereen was added to the injury report after missing Friday’s practice because
of an illness.

As expected, the Patriots ruled out defensive end Chandler Jones (hip).
Offensive linemen Dan Connolly (concussion), Cameron Fleming (finger) and
Bryan Stork (concussion), defensive lineman Dominique Easley (shoulder/knee),
defensive back Nate Ebner (finger) and special teams standout Matthew Slater
(shoulder) are also questionable.