6'3'' / 260 lbs
Mitchell passed his physical Friday and has been removed from the active/non-football injury list, per the NFL's transaction log.
Mitchell was sidelined to start training camp due to an undisclosed injury, but he's back to full strength and should resume practicing soon. The undrafted product out of Purdue totaled eight tackles in 16 games during his rookie campaign last year and played primarily on special teams.
Fantasy Points by Week 2022
Weekly Stats 2022
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Performance Splits: 2020 to 2022
Career Stats by Season: 2022 to 2022
Mitchell has landed on the Patriots' active/NFI list due to an undisclosed injury, Aaron Wilson of KPRC 2 Houston reports.
Mitchell logged just eight tackles in 16 games during his rookie campaign in 2022 and was primarily a special teams contributor. He projects to see a similar role in the upcoming season assuming he ultimately earns a spot on the final 53-man roster.
Mitchell (head) was seen working with the kickoff and punt teams throughout New England's minicamp Tuesday, Andrew Callahan of the Boston Herald reports.
The Southwest Mississippi CC product suffered a head injury while playing in the Patriots' 2022 season finale. He's since had the offseason to move past the issue and has been spotted working with the special teams units during minicamp. In his rookie campaign, Mitchell tallied eight tackles in 16 appearances, playing primarily on special teams, which is where he projects to play this upcoming season as well.
Mitchell (head) will not return to Sunday's game against the Bills, Zack Cox of NESN.com reports.
Mitchell was forced out with a head injury in the first half, though it's unclear when or how this issue first arose. His absence will leave New England without one of its core special-teamers for the remainder of this Week 18 contest.
Mitchell (head) is questionable to return to Sunday's game against Buffalo.
Mitchell sustained a head injury at some point during the first half, though the nature and severity of this issue are still unclear. The 24-year-old has exclusively appeared on defense during just one of 15 games heading into Sunday's regular-season finale.