Head coach Kevin Wilson confirmed Friday that Patrick suffered a torn ACL in spring practice, but he did note that the junior college transfer could return by late September or early October, Brody Miller of the Indiana Daily Student reports.
Dudek has suffered another knee injury and missed Tuesday's practice, CSN Chicago reports. However, coach Lovie Smith declined to comment on the severity of Dudek's injury. "Just as a general rule, I don't talk a lot about injuries. I'll tell you the injuries they had. He had a knee injury and we held him out of practice [Tuesday]...If guys can't go, we hold them out. Spring of course you take every precaution," said Smith.
Funk has had a strong showing in spring practice and could be working toward early playing time in 2016, Daniel Gallen of the Baltimore Sun reports. "He's already asserted himself as a guy that's going to play and help us for sure," said new head coach D.J Durkin on Tuesday.