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Dr. Flynn: Taking a look at health of Patriots and Colts as they head into Thursday’s clash

(Adam Richins/Boston Sports Journal)

Some injury notes to keep in mind on a short week.

When Julian Edelman returns to the field in Foxborough this week, he won't be close to 100 percent. Edelman had surgery to reconstruct his ACL 12 months ago. In training camp, he talked about how he didn't feel quite up to speed and didn’t have his “football legs” under him yet.