New England Patriots WR Jakobi Meyers won't play vs. Baltimore Ravens 9:20 AM ET Mike ReissESPN Staff Writer Close Covered Patriots since 1997 Joined ESPN in 2009 FOXBOROUGH, Mass. -- Wide receiver Jakobi Meyers , who leads the New England Patriots with 13 receptions for 150 yards, will not play in Sunday's home opener against the Baltimore Ravens . Meyers, who was listed as inactive, has a left knee injury that he initially suffered in the team's preseason finale Aug. 26. He has been dealing with varying levels of discomfort since that time, a source said. This week, Meyers didn't participate in practice Wednesday and Thursday but was a limited participant Friday. He was hoping things would improve leading up to kickoff to give himself a chance to play. Editor's Picks 1 Related Meyers has emerged as quarterback Mac Jones ' go-to receiver. He was targeted 13 times in a Week 2 win over the Pittsburgh Steelers , which was more than double the next pass-catcher. He was targeted a team-high six times in Week 1. In his absence, the Patriots have DeVante Parker , Nelson Agholor , Kendrick Bourne and Lil'Jordan Humphrey at wide receiver.