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As previously mentioned, Penn State made a push to add some depth to the receiving game by adding four wide receivers in the Class of 2012. That philosophy extended to the tight end position as well. Here is a run down of the tight end position. Tomorrow we will take a look at the defensive side of the football with some key positions seeing some more depth added in the Class of 2012.
6'-7" 248 pounds
Brent Wilkerson (pictured, right)
6'-4" 245 pounds
Jesse James was already enrolled on campus and will benefit from getting to practice and work out with the team this spring, and perhaps get a chance to play in the Blue White Game, but both players are rated as three-star prospects. Under Bill O'Brien's offense, these two players should be studying now if they want to emulate the success of New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski.
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New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski was limited in practice on Thursday and stated that he’ll be the one in the end to decide whether or not he plays during this Sunday’s Super Bowl against the Giants.
“It’s my body and I know how I feel the best,” Gronkowski said. “I just communicate with the trainers on how I feel, what they think, and we just put all our...
New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski continues to miss practice, but he will indeed play in Sunday's Super Bowl versus the New York Giants, ESPN's Adam Schefter tweeted on Thursday.
"Barring a setback in practice this week, Patriots TE Rob Gronkowski will play in Super Bowl XLVI," Schefter wrote. "(He is) expected to be limited at practice today....
By Cecilia Prestamo
1.31.12: Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski talks about his injured ankle during the Super Bowl XLVI Media Day event at Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis, Indiana.
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By John Freidah
Patriots Head Coach Bill Belichick comments on the status of tight end Rob Gronkowski during the coach's press conferences in Indianapolis leading up to the Super Bowl matchup between the New England Patriots and the New York Giants.
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INDIANAPOLIS -- Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski still hasn't practiced since injuring his ankle in the AFC Championship Game, and he was the only player missing from New England's session Wednesday. Prior to practice, Gronkowski said he's been improving on a daily basis. He missed two sessions last week, as well as Monday's practice. Left tackle Matt Light, who...
New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski was limited Thursday in practice, according to the team's participation report.
Rob Gronkowski’s status for Sunday continues to be one of the biggest storylines and the Patriots tight end shed some light on who will make the decision about his ability to play during Thursday’s media availability. “I definitely make the final call,” Gronkowski said, via the Boston Herald. Bill Belichick might have a slightly different…
The frenzy that is Super Bowl media day took place at Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis on Tuesday. Both the Patriots and Giants took to the field to face every question imaginable from the media, and the result was some interesting sights and sounds -- to say the least. A swarm of reporters and photographers surrounded Rob Gronkowski's booth during his media session, with many...
Tight ends are ruling the NFL, and the Patriots have two threats — Rob Gronkowski and Aaron Hernandez — at that position.
Here are some of the best videos from around the web coming from Super Bowl XLVI Media Day in Indianapolis: New England Patriots players give their best Rob Gronkowski impression Chad Ochocino gets serious in his discussion with Deion Sanders Vince Wilfork defines the “Patriot way” Logan Mankins discusses his time thus far in Indianapolis [...]