According to Mike Reiss of ESPNBoston.com, the New England Patriots have placed rookie running back Jeff Demps on injured reserve. He injured his ankle the other night in their preseason finale.
Rookie RB Jeff Demps placed on injured reserve by Patriots, team announces.
— Mike Reiss (@MikeReiss) September 1, 2012
It will be interesting to see if the Patriots choose to bring Demps back later on in the season, since each team can bring back one player per season from IR>