Found October 15, 2013 on Larry Brown Sports:
Another week has gone by and New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski has yet to make his 2013 debut. The team obviously expected him back by now, otherwise they would have put him on the physically unable to perform list and not wasted a roster spot on him through Week 6. According to the […]

Jonathan Kraft: No rift between the Patriots and Rob Gronkowski

There have been multiple reports that that tight end Rob Gronkowski has a fractured relationship with the Patriots over the fact that he still hasn’t play in a game this season. Patriots team president Jonathan Kraft told 98.5 The Sports Hub that there’s no rift between both sides. “Not from the level with anybody named Kraft,” said Kraft, via “I’m not aware...

Rob Gronkowski’s teammates reportedly frustrated with him for not playing

New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski is expected to miss his sixth game of the season when his team takes on the New Orleans Saints on Sunday. Earlier this week, it was assumed that Gronk was going to play against the Saints because he has been practicing for several weeks. Apparently there have still been […]

Rob Gronkowski could miss one more week at the most

Depending on how you look at it, this could be good news. Rob Gronkowski's status has been up in the air since Week 1, as he nurses an oft-repaired forearm as well as recovers from back surgery. Apparently, it's been the forearm he injured in November of last year that is still the problem. Reports from WEEI's Mike Petraglia this week indicated that the surgery performed...

Sources: Gronk's absence creating tension

Tight end Rob Gronkowski's continued absence from the New England Patriots' lineup has escalated tension among teammates who have begun questioning him about why he's not playing and left some wondering if he intends to play at all this season according to multiple sources. "There's curiosity and resentment and he's creating it by going out and kicking ass...

Report: Rob Gronkowski’s Absence Causing Tension Around Patriots

Rob Gronkowski’s injury saga is wearing thin on some members of the New England Patriots, who wonder if he’s ever going to play. According to a report from ESPN’s Ed Werder, Patriots “players are starting to get resentful.” Tight end Rob Gronkowski‘s continued absence from the New England Patriots‘ lineup has escalated tension among teammates who have begun questioning...

NFL Rumors: Where is Rob Gronkowski and why isn’t he on the field?

The situation surrounding New England Patriots TE Rob Gronkowski is becoming stranger by the week. Gronkowski has been trying to get back on the field after undergoing multiple offseason surgeries and has been dealing with forearm and back issues. The Patriots players and their fans have been anxiously awaiting his return to the lineup, but he missed his sixth consecutive game on...

Patriots clamping down on leaks

At first the reports and counter reports regarding the status of Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski provided great cover for the team keeping opponents guessing about his availability and forcing them to prepare for the possibility that they will or won’t face him. Now that the reports and counter reports have shed light on possible locker-room conflict and resentment regarding...

Rob Gronkowski’s Mom Says He’s ‘Dying to Play,’ Jonathan Kraft Denies Any Rift in Patriots Organization

Save one very timely connection between Tom Brady and Kenbrell Thompkins (and, oh, whatever happened at Fenway Park on Sunday night), and much of New England would likely be talking about Rob Gronkowski again Monday morning. Gronkowski is no longer the focal point for local fans thanks to the Patriots pulling out a win over the Saints and the Red Sox providing a magical ALCS, but...

Brady on last-second touchdown pass: ‘That was pretty sweet’

In a half-empty Gillette Stadium, two-time NFL MVP Tom Brady threw the winning touchdown pass with 5 seconds left to lift the New England Patriots over the New Orleans Saints, 30-27. Brady connected with rookie free agent Kenbrell Thompkins on a 17-yard touchdown pass, knocking New Orleans from the unbeaten ranks Sunday. “We sent all the guys to 

Logan Mankins Declines to Answer Question About Rob Gronkowski After Patriots’ Win Over Saints (Video)

Rob Gronkowski was absent for the sixth time this season Sunday afternoon in Foxboro, but Logan Mankins would really rather not talk about that. During an interview with Comcast SportsNet after the Patriots’ last-second win over New Orleans, the guard was asked by CSNNE host Michael Felger about reports that Gronkowski’s continued absence has created tension in the locker room...

Gronkowski still not been cleared to play, says Drew Rosenhaus

New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski has not yet been cleared to play by Dr. James Andrew, says his agent Drew Rosenhaus. “Up to this point he hasn’t been cleared to play in a game,” Rosenhaus said Thursday on the “Joe Rose Show” on 560 WQAM in Miami via “He has not been cleared by Dr. Andrews, who is the supervising doctor.” “Quite frankly...

New England Patriots: Rob Gronkowski Will Revamp Offense

The New England Patriots may be 5-1, but all is not well. For the first time in the Tom Brady era, it is not the offense winning the games.After six weeks, the Patriots are 19th in passing yards per game, 16th in scoring, and 15th in yards per game.This is a huge drop off from last year. Last year, they were in, at least, the top four in each of these categories.This fall does not...

Tom Brady Does It Again With TD vs Saints In Final Seconds (Video)

Tom Terrific has done it again, even while being mad at Rob Gronkowski. Brady brought the Patriots back against the valiant New Orleans Saint without Gronkowski or Danny Amendola who was knocked out the game a quarter earlier. Brady drove the Patriots 70 yards in 1:13, and capped the drive with  perfect dart to Kenbrell Thompkins for a touchdown with five seconds left. H/T Bleacher Report

What To Watch For: New England Patriots vs. New Orleans Saints

Three things to watch for as the New England Patriots take on the undefeated New Orleans Saints in Foxboro Sunday.  $11.     Can the Patriots run the ball? New England has shown no indication it will be able to keep pace with the high-powered Saints offense, particularly without Rob Gronkowski, who is reportedly unlikely to suit up. As well as the Pats’ defense has played...

Austin Collie, Stevan Ridley Will Play for Patriots, Josh Boyce, Rob Gronkowski Among Inactives Against Saints

Rob Gronkowski will remain on the sidelines for at least one more week, but the Patriots will get their first look at Austin Collie in game action on Sunday. Collie, who sat out last week’s game — his first with the Patriots, will make his debut with the team after missing almost all of the 2012 season with a concussion. Running back Stevan Ridley, who missed the Cincinnati game...
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