The New England Patriots have ruled out linebacker Dont’a Hightower, receivers Danny Amendola and Matthew Slater and defensive tackle Vincent Valentine for their Week 2 game against the New Orleans Saints.
The Saints will be without tackles Terron Armstead and Zach Strief.
For the Patriots, tackle Marcus Cannon (ankle), safeties Nate Ebner (shoulder) and Devin McCourty (groin) are questionable.
Tackle Cameron Fleming and defensive end Adam Butler have been removed from the injury report after being full participants on Friday.
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