Found February 12, 2013 on
Pro Football Zone:
New England Patriots offensive lineman Logan Mankins told Mike Reiss of ESPNBoston.com that he doesn’t have a problem with the way tight end Rob Gronkowski has been acting off the field.
“I know we are referring to Gronk and partying and doing wrestling moves and stuff. I think Gronk’s having fun,” Mankins said Tuesday during a charitable appearance at the Kraft Family Blood Donor Center.
“The headlines might not be what a lot of people want, but at least he’s not getting DUIs or doing things that are against the law. I don’t think he’s hurting anyone.
“Hopefully he doesn’t hurt his arm because then that would be bad. You know Gronk, he is a big meathead that likes to party and play football. I think that’s what he’s doing.
“When he starts breaking the law, then that would be definitely something we’d have to look into.”
Mankins is right, Gronk isn’t techically doing anything wrong off the field, but it doesn’t looks good when an NFL player making millions to play football is
BEST OF MAXIM
AROUND THE WEB
Rob Gronkowski seems to have responded to those critical of him for his offseason partying ways. The New England Patriots tight end was hanging out at Universal Studios Orlando on Saturday and was seen wearing a green tank top that said “Sorry for Partying” on it. Given that Gronk hardly seems to mind getting photographed partying shirtless or wrestling on stage despite wearing...
The New England Patriots are faced with a tough decision to make on wide receiver Wes Welker.
A five-time Pro Bowler who has led the NFL in receptions three times, Welker is what former Patriots lineman Matt Light calls a "
The New England Patriots year in, and year out have a future Hall of Fame head coach in Bill Belichick who’s like a Picasso when it comes to the NFL draft. The Pats think outside the box and they rarely get burned with the picks they choose, but the New England Patriots 2013 offensive draft needs this offseason in particular, illuminates the only area where the Pats haven’t...
New England Patriots: Why Pats Fans Need to Appreciate Kyle Arrington More | Bleacher Report: Good...
Patriots star tight end Rob Gronkowski has come under fire again for his party habits, and how he carries himself out in public.
Gronkowski was ripped for being videotaped in Vegas partying and wrestling with a broken arm. Former Patriots linebacker Willie McGinest suggested someone talk to Gronkowski before something bad happens.
One Patriot has spoken out, but it’s not really...
New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski has been criticized for pulling off a wrestling move at a Las Vegas night club while his broken forearm continues to heal.
Gronkowski has now come out and sort of apologized for his actions.
Gronk took a picture with a fan named Tarah Maciel wearing a tank top that read “Sorry for Partying.”
Had the pleasure of meeting @robgronkowski...
Tom Brady 2012 Highlights (by fingerflip54)
‘Shutdown Corner’ offseason TPS report: New England Patriots:
The Patriots pass rush racked up 37...
Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski has been catching flak the past week or so, after video surfaced of him partying in Vegas, and not being safe with his broken forearm.
Pundits and teammates alike have all offered their opinions on the matter. In a photo courtesy of Busted Coverage, Gronkowski wanted to show everyone how sorry he was for partying, by wearing a t-shirt that said...
Patriots must decide on how best to invest | Boston Herald: Pros and cons for Franchising Welker,...
Longtime Patriot's defensive star Willie McGinest is the latest to chime in on the Gronk criticism for his post-Super Bowl performance in New Orleans. Speaking in reference to the latest episode, McGinest suggested that one of Gronk's peers needs to step in as a leader and talk to him:
“If there were things that needed to be addressed when I was there, I’d have a conversation...
The Patriots have officially turned the page on the 2012 season, and now it’s time to look toward the future. But that future begins now.
NFL free agency won’t begin for another month (March 12), but that doesn’t mean Bill Belichick isn’t already entrenched into his studies to reload for his next Super Bowl run.
The Patriots finished as one of the final four in 2012, a few...
Rob Gronkowski has been called many names by many people, most notably being called a "big meathead" by teammate Logan Mankins.
Whether or not Gronkowski actually lives up to the name "meathead" may be up for debate, but he's never short on the ability to get people talking. His most recent piece of work came in the form of a shirt (pictured) that reads...