Patriots activate RB Rex Burkhead (neck) off IR

Source: the Patriots have activated RB Rex Burkhead to the 53-man roster.

Related players: Sony Michel, James White

Fantasy Impact: 

He'll be able to play in Week 13. The return of Burkhead could affect both Michel and White, as Burkhead can handle carries and catch passes out of the backfield. It's yet another weapon in the Patriots arsenal, but it's probably best to at least wait a week to see how they utilize him before plugging him in lineups.

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