EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ - SEPTEMBER 02: Tom Brady and Rob Gronkowski of the New England Patriots celebrate after teaming up for a first quarter touchdown against the New York Giants on September 2, 2010 at the New Meadowlands Stadium in East Rutherford, New Jersey. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)
With all the excitement after the Patriots’ triumphant performance on Sunday evening from Foxboro, lost in the shuffle was the absence of one of New England’s biggest stars.
Late in the fourth quarter, tight end Rob Gronkowski was seen leaving the field with a team doctor, headed towards the locker room. Following the game, it was announced that Gronk had suffered a broken forearm, and is likely out for the next 4-6 weeks.
What does this mean for the Patriots? First off, some footballs will be spared from hard spiking, but for the Patriots’ offense and the dynamic passing game of Tom Brady, NESN Daily‘s Adam Pellerin and Matt Chatham break it down with host Dale Arnold. Check out the video above to see what the insiders say about Gronk’s injury.