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The full list: wide receiver/running back Ty Montgomery; wide receivers Nelson Agholor, Kendrick Bourne, Jakobi Meyers and DeVante Parker; cornerbacks Malcolm Butler, Jonathan Jones, Marcus Jones, Jalen Mills and Terrance Mitchell; Security Guards Kyle Dugger, Devin McCourty and Adrian Phillips; running back Damien Harris; special teamers Cody Davis and Matthew Slater; tight ends Hunter Henry and Jonnu Smith; linebackers Ja’Whaun Bentley, Anfernee Jennings, Raekwon McMillan, Mack Wilson and Josh Uche; defense attorneys Henry Anderson, Christian Barmore,Daph Godchaux and Lawrence Guy; Offensive linemen David Andrews, Trent Brown, James Ferentz, Michael Onwenu, Cole Strange and Isaiah Wynn; quarterback Brian Hoyer; punter Jake Bailey; foosball Nick Folk; and long snapper Joe Cardona.

The annual training session at the stadium for Foxborough season ticket members and residents gave a glimpse of what Bill Belichick thinks for the upcoming season’s squad.Craig F. Walker/Globe Staff

The addition of a quartet of paused players — linebackers Matthew Judon and Jahlani Tavai, running back Rhamondre Stevenson and safety Jabrill Peppers — brings the number to 42.

Including the other active members of the 2022 draft class – wide receiver Tyquan Thornton, cornerback Jack Jones, running back Pierre Strong, quarterback Bailey Zappe, running back Kevin Harris and defensive tackle Sam Roberts – brings the number to 48.

Rookie offensive linemen Chasen Hines and Andrew Stueber remain on the nonfootball injury list, and running back James White is still on the physically incapable player list, so they are not included in these calculations.

That would leave five spots open for the non-rookie members of Team White. Defensive defender Justin Bethel, who played 79.3 percent of the team’s special teams snaps last season, should be a suspension. The same goes for defensive end Deatrich Wise Jr., who likely started in white because he was limited in practice.

Among those vying for the remaining three spots are defensemen Joshuah Bledsoe, Myles Bryant, Shaun Wade and Joejuan Williams; running back JJ Taylor; wide receiver Tre Nixon; tight end Devin Asiasi; linebackers Cameron McGrone, Harvey Langi and Ronnie Perkins; offensive linemen Yasir Durant, Justin Herron and Bill Murray; and defense attorney Carl Davis Jr.

These numbers and groupings are of course fluid. A member of Team Blue, Ferentz spent most of last season on the practice team.

Clubs are currently allowed to carry 90 players and will make a series of three cuts this month to bring the number down to 53 by 4pm on Tuesday 30 August.

More observations from Friday’s practice. . .

  • Senior Football Advisor Matt Patricia called the offensive plays for Team Blue while offensive assistant Joe Judge called them for Team White. Linebackers coaches Steve Belichick and Jerod Mayo were also on the sidelines for Team White, while defensive line coach DeMarcus Covington was for Team Blue.
  • Maybe there’s some kind of future role for Patrick Chung, who was on the sidelines in street clothes for Team Blue. Chung, who retired in March 2021, also attended training earlier this week.
  • Coach Bill Belichick said Thursday that Friday’s practice would be an opportunity to work on preparing the team for game day — and that’s exactly what the Patriots did. Despite working at low intensity, the players went through their typical pre-game routine.
  • Uche and Herron got into a mini scuffle after a game in the second half of practice, resulting in both players being kicked out. Herron blocked Uche on a pass rush.
  • The loudest cheer of the night came at a game where Jones struggled to his feet and ended up running about 25 more yards. The second loudest cheer came on a long touchdown pass from Hoyer to Parker.
  • Several players stayed after practice to sign autographs and interact with fans.
  • Friday marked the first time the Patriots took the field at Gillette Stadium without the North End Zone lighthouse. The Jumbotron and Super Bowl banners have also fallen due to ongoing construction.

Nicole Yang can be reached at nicole.yang@globe.com. Follow her on Twitter @nicolecyan.

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