FRANKFURT, Germany — Kayshon Boutte’s absence from the Patriots’ offense has reached worldwide ranges of curiosity.
A reporter from Spain requested Patriots head coach Bill Belichick in Friday’s information convention on the DFB Campus if Boutte will play Sunday’s sport at Frankfurt Stadium after the rookie extensive receiver has been a wholesome scratch for eight straight weeks.
“We’ll see how all that goes,” Belichick mentioned. “Kayshon’s had a good couple weeks here. It’s definitely trending in the right direction. That’s been good.”
The Patriots ran 7-on-7 drills early in Friday’s follow in entrance of reporters, and Boutte was with the first-team offense in DeVante Parker’s place on the “X” receiver spot.
Parker didn’t make the journey from Foxboro as a result of a concussion. Jalen Reagor changed Parker in Sunday’s loss to the Commanders however struggled. Boutte began in Parker’s place Week 1 however hasn’t been wholesome since.
The 2023 sixth-round choose was a five-star recruit out of highschool and was considered a high NFL Draft prospect early in his faculty profession earlier than accidents, off-field points and a poor exhibiting on the NFL Scouting Combine triggered him to fall to the third day. Fellow rookie Demario Douglas has been the Patriots’ high slot receiver in latest weeks. The Patriots may see each sixth-round picks beginning towards the Colts. Then once more, Belichick talked up Boutte final week, as properly, and the rookie was inactive.