He added that the elders would be watching Hale and that the source would be smart with him during their game. He lost practice on Wednesday and questioned the limited number of Thursdays and Fridays.
Hale, 26, was named in his fifth-grade Pro Bowl earlier this week. He has 83 shots on 1121 yards and 15 league-top hits.
In the 13-1 draw, the NFL’s best commanders of defense can beat the AFC home advantage over the Falcons.