It is being reported as a clean break. He could be placed on the short-term injured reserve.
However, here’s the problem, the team doesn’t have another fullback on their roster at the moment.
The released former fullback Eric Kettani earlier this week. Yet, it doesn’t appear like the team has any interest in bringing him back.
Over the past three years, he’s made 33 appearances with 15 rushing yards and a touchdown on seven attempts. He also had 10 receptions for 105 yards.
Develin has seen little time rushing or receiving the ball during his tenure with the Patriots.
He had three rushes for five yards. But his longest yardage came on a five-yard run.
He also had six receptions for 43-yards. His longest catch came for 13-yards.
He also had a fumble, as well.
In his career, he’s appeared in 34 career games with the Patriots, where he had seven rushes for 15 yards and a touchdown. He also has 10 receptions for 105 yards.