Found May 31, 2013 on Pro Football Zone:
According to Mike Reiss of, Patriots wide receiver Julian Edelman is still in a walking boot after re-injuring his foot this offseason. WR Julian Edelman, here at Tom Brady's Best Buddies football game, still wearing a walking boot on right foot. — Mike Reiss (@MikeReiss) May 31, 2013 Hopefully Edelman can stay healthy during the season because he has a lot talent, but can never stay on the field. Need NFL Tickets? The post Julian Edelman still in a walking boot appeared first on Pro Football Zone.

AFC East top 25, No. 1: Patriots QB Tom

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Drew Rosenhaus: Gronk’s back surgery isn’t serious

NFL agent Drew Rosenhaus was on WQAM and indicated that Rob Gronkowski’s upcoming back surgery is “preventative maintenance” and said its like “killing two birds with one stone.” “In Rob’s case, it’s not a serious back surgery, it’s unrelated to the original surgery that he had as a junior in college,” said Rosenahus, per “That’s totally ...

Patriots release T.J. Moe and Tyronne Green

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Report: Rob Gronkowski’s back injury not related to the one he suffered in 2009

According to, Rob Gronkowski’s current back injury isn’t related the one in 2009 that kept out an entire season at the University of Arizona. As for the back injury, Gronkowski recently underwent an MRI to check on a disk issue from last season, according to ESPN and media reports. The disk injury is not related to the same one that required a procedure in 2009...

Was Gronkowski Extension Premature?

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As expected, New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski will require back surgery. The procedure is set for the middle of June, and it will keep Gronk out for at least the start of training camp, according to Albert Breer of Per source, Patriots TE Rob Gronkowski will need back surgery. Tentatively set for mid-June. He'll likely miss at least part of camp. — Albert...

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Rob Gronkowski joked he was firing Drew Rosenhaus to hire Jay-Z

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With Gronk's uncertainty, Jake Ballard is suddenly a key player

In Super Bowl XLVI, Jake Ballard of the New York Giants went down with a torn ACL, while his team went on to beat the New England Patriots. He has yet to play a game since. The interesting part of this situation was when the Patriots elected to take Ballard off waivers, knowing that he would likely miss the entire 2012 NFL season. Some speculated that it was a slight jab at the...

A bigger Chandler Jones might have a different role with Patriots

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'Unrelated' tag not a positive with Gronkowski injuries

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