Julian Edelman

Pats Look To Get Healthier As They Host Texans

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. — The New England Patriots appear to be getting healthier as they head toward Sunday's home game against the Houston Texans.

Dont'a Hightower (knee) and Danny Amendola (concussion, knee), who both missed Sunday's win at New Orleans, and Philip Dorsett (knee), Chris Hogan (knee) and Eric Rowe (groin) — injured against the Saints — were all back at practice Wednesday.

Rob Gronkowski, who had a groin injury Sunday, was spotted at practice but listed as not participating. On Monday, he said he was "day to day" and that he didn't think his injury was serious.

Rex Burkhead (ribs) and offensive tackle Marcus Cannon (ankle/concussion) were also...