Originally written on New England Sports React  |  Last updated 11/8/14

EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ - SEPTEMBER 02: Rob Gronkowski of the New England Patriots carries a reception into the endzone past Antrel Rolle of the New York Giants for a first quarter touchdown on September 2, 2010 at the New Meadowlands Stadium in East Rutherford, New Jersey. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)
There is no doubt Rob Gronkowski’s broken forearm, which will keep him out four to six weeks, will hurt the Patriot’s offense, but the team will continue to produce without him.  They have too many weapons not too.  Yes, Gronk is a major part of the offense, but other players will step up and produce.  Aaron Hernandez should be back from injury this week, and if Julian Edelman can repeat his great performance from last week the team should be fine.  Wes Welker will be used more as well as Danny Woodhead.  All these players put together can make up for the loss of Gronk.  Most of all, Tom Brady is still the quarterback and we know he can make average players look great.  I am not worried at all about Gronkowski’s injury, the offense will be fine without him. - Jonathan Duncan
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