Found February 18, 2013 on Football Nation:
Buffalo-bills-new-england
New England Patriots TE Rob Gronkowski is considered one of the best at his position and is a threat on the field when healthy. But the biggest problem here is “Gronk” is very immature off the field and just doesn’t get it. Gronkowski play isn’t ever questioned and at most celebrated but when he’s not playing football he is making news such as TMZ and blogs for his antics.Some of these antics are taking a photo with a porn star wearing his jersey while he is shirtless and another him body slamming a friend after he suffered a broken right arm. I just don’t get it with him. Coach Bill Belichick has stood beside Gronkowski through all of his injuries and off the field embarrassments. But when is it enough already?We all know that in New England, Belichick runs a tight ship and he has no tolerance for stupidity and negative attention on its players and organization. Rob Gronkowski is the total opposite what the New England Patriots organization represents. Don’t get me wrong, there is ...
THE BACKYARD
BEST OF MAXIM
RELATED ARTICLES

New England Patriots 2013 defensive draft needs

The New England Patriots have crafted another potential dominant defense, but 2013 may be one step forward with two steps back for the defense. Every season, top talent leaves, and the replenishment isn’t always there. Aqib Talib was a great trade in 2012, and made a huge difference across the entire defense, but you could see the major problems on defense when he went down in...

Wes Welker should have walked in 2012

Wes Welker ultimately put himself in the situation he's in with the New England Patriots after he turned down a fully guaranteed two-year contract worth $16 million in 2011.   He was paid only $2.15 million after turning down the deal, while Chad Ochocinco made $6 million in 2011.   In 2012, Welker should have

Report: Patriots won’t franchise Wes Welker again

According to the Boston Herald, the New England Patriots aren’t going to place the franchise tag on wide receiver Wes Welker this offseason. While there is no replacement for Welker on the roster, that won’t matter. Neither will the Patriots’ abysmal record of drafting wideouts. The Patriots are simply not going to put an $11.4 million franchise tag on Welker, someone with...

New England Patriots unlikely to franchise WR Wes Welker

According to a report by the Boston Herald over the weekend, the New England Patriots are unlikely to place the franchise tag on veteran wide receiver Wes Welker once again this year. Welker, 31 wanted a long-term deal with the Patriots last season but the team used the franchise tag instead on the 31-year old receiver, a move that earned him $9.515 million last season. If New England...

Breaking Down New England Patriots Franchise Tag Decisions

Breaking Down New England Patriots Franchise Tag Decisions : A little holiday reading from yours...

2013 PPR Fantasy Football Wide Receiver Rankings: Top 40

  If Wes Welker leaves New England, how will his fantasy football value be affected? With the NFL free agency period now just weeks away, it is the perfect time for the third installment of the 2013 PPR Fantasy Football Rankings. Today we will be focusing on the wide receiver postion. Unlike the previous two positions (2013 PPR Fantasy Football Running Back Rankings, 2013 Fantasy...

Aaron Hernandez... Wide Receiver?

With Patriots wide receiver Wes Welker's future with the team uncertain, this would be the right time to consider a possible position switch for tight end Aaron Hernandez. He is obviously a receiving tight end as it is already, and has been used as a wide receiver countless times before. Wouldn't this move make sense? On paper, yes. Before signing his contract extension...

Report: Patriots Won’t Use Franchise Tag On Wes Welker

Wes Welker’s days as a New England Patriot may be numbered unless he plans to resign with the team on the cheap. Welker is 31 and according to the Boston Herald, a person with inside knowledge of the Patriots plans, says the team won’t Franchise welker at $11.8 million. While there is no replacement for Welker on the roster, that won’t matter. Neither will the Patriots’ abysmal...

Fantasy Football News – Patriots Won’t Tag Wes Welker

Fantasy Football News - According to Rotoworld, someone with “Intimate Knowledge of the Team’s Thinking”, believes that the New England Patriots will not tag wide receiver Wes Welker, making him a soon-to-be free agent. FFLockerRoom Take - While this is all just speculation as of right now because NO decision has been yet, this definitely makes us think some. Tom Brady...

"The Patriots are simply not going to put an $11.4 million franchise tag on Welker, someone with..."

“The Patriots are simply not going to put an $11.4 million franchise tag on Welker, someone...

Gosder Cherilus Would Add Strength to Patriots Offensive Line If Sebastian Vollmer Isn’t Re-signed

Editor’s Note: NESN.com will evaluate and analyze one potential Patriots free agent addition everyday from February 18 through the start of NFL free agency on March 12. The Patriots already have a franchise left tackle on their roster in the form of Nate Solder. But the future on the right side isn’t quite as certain. Sebastian Vollmer is headed toward free agency after four...

New England Patriots Are Wise to Not Place Franchise Tag on Wes Welker

[caption id="" align="aligncenter" width="500"] Would Wes Welker be as productive outside of New England?[/caption] The news surfaced Monday reporting that the New England Patriots are going to decline using the franchise tag on pending free agent Wes Welker  and even though the shifty slot receiver has been called the heart and soul of the team, the...

Charles Woodson could be an interesting fit for Patriots - Sports - The Boston Globe

Charles Woodson could be an interesting fit for Patriots - Sports - The Boston Globe: The question...

Bill Belichick loves Percy Harvin. So will the Patriots make a move for him?

One of the off-season storylines floating around the NFL is the future of Minnesota Vikings Wide Receiver Percy Harvin. Though he isn't a free agent, the Vikings are still apparently ready to trade him away. And one potential landing spot could be the New England Patriots. NFL.com has recently reported of the history between the Receiver and Bill Belichick, who courted him...
All Sports News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
Help
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.