Michael Hoomanwanui On Toucher & Rich: Patriots Will Miss Vince Wilfork On And Off The Field

October 1, 2013 1:28 PM
Michael Hoomanwanui On Toucher & Rich: Patriots Will Miss Vince Wilfork On And Off The Field
" The Patriots are famously tight-lipped when it comes to publicly discussing injuries, so much so that even players on the active roster can sometimes discover news the same way fans do.

Patriots tight end Michael Hoomanawanui joined Toucher & Rich on Tuesday, and he said that he first learned of Vince Wilfork’s season-ending Achilles injury by reading Twitter.

Hoomanawanui said it’s a major loss for the Patriots, as much for Wilfork’s presence off the field as on it.

“Just his leadership — he’s not necessarily a huge talker but just the way he carries himself each and every day as a professional football player,” Hoomanawanui said about Wilfork "

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