Patriots’ Devin Asiasi out today after death of friend

Michael David Smith

Patriots tight end Devin Asiasi will miss today’s game for what the team announced were personal reasons.

According to Mark Daniels of the Providence Journal, Asiasi’s friend, an artist who performed under the name Juice Boi, was shot and killed on Friday in Asiasi’s hometown of San Mateo, California.

Asiasi posted a tribute to Juice Boi on Twitter.

Ryan Izzo and Dalton Keene are the only Patriots tight ends available today.

Patriots’ Devin Asiasi out today after death of friend originally appeared on Pro Football Talk