Patriots Blog: Dane Fletcher Trying To Stay Positive

August 31, 2012 12:00 AM
Patriots Blog: Dane Fletcher Trying To Stay Positive
" FOXBORO (CBS) – Injured Patriots line backer Dane Fletcher was in the locker room today. Fletcher suffered an ACL tear in the Pats second preseason game and this was the first time he’s spoken to the media since. The third-year player says he’s trying to maintain a positive mood.

“Not even being able to get out there with your guys in the regular season, what not, it hurts,” he said. “But, I look at everything positive, at least it kind of happened early in the year. I have a full year to recover, and I’ll be back for next year, and that’s how I look at it.”

Dane will have the surgery next week and then he’ll start the long road to recovery "

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