LaFell has missed the first six weeks of the season because of a foot injury. LaFell is now expected to play in New England’s Week 7 matchup with the New York Jets after participating in practice during the week.
LaFell caught 74 passes for 953 yards and seven touchdowns last season, his first with New England. LaFell played the first four years of his career with the Carolina Panthers.
New England is 5–0 and in first place in the AFC East.
- Rohan Nadkarni