Found December 05, 2012 on Boston Sports Then & Now:

(PHOTO: 7 News Twitter) Patriots All-Pro tight end Rob Gronkowski may be a bit off the radar due to his broken forearm, but not for long. 7 News Tweeted the following this morning: Rob Gronkowski – like you’ve never seen him before. Animated! But what for? on.whdh.com/QGXk81#Patriots#7Newstwitter.com/7News/status/2… — 7News (@7News) December 5, 2012 Looks like the first renderings of “Gronk Toons” are surfacing on the internets.  You may remember back in December that Gronk had a promo shoot with the Cartoon Network: Even the Cartoon Network wants a piece of the Gronk! Yesterday, Rob Gronkowski, the New England Patriots [team stats] party boy, touchdown titan and resident ThunderCat, spent an hour at Gillette Stadium in front of the cameras shooting promos, opining about bullying and, of course, spiking the ball. “It was a request that came in through his agent, so I didn’t know what to expect,” Patriots spokesman Stacey James told the Track. There a few things missing from the animated Gronk: Zubaz Bibi Jones Power drinks This will be MUST SEE TV on Adult Swim because you just know it’s going to be full of animated funneling and BUSTY toon coeds.

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