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Tom Brady might finally have a receiver he was actually throwing to fairly often last year.
Star tight end and all around party animal Rob Gronkowski is expected to finally return to the field after sitting out the first five weeks recovering from back and multiple forearm surgeries.
Per league source, Rob Gronkowski is expected to be cleared this week and it is likely he will play on Sunday against the Saints.
— ProFootballTalk (@ProFootballTalk) October 8, 2013
Rob Gronkowski might not actually be able to single-handedly save the Patriots, but he sure will help. The effect that the "Gronk Chomp" has on this offense is very tangible.
For instance, the Patriots currently have one of the worst redzone offenses in the league, failing to score from the 1 yard line last week.
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Predicting Rob Gronkowski’s 2013 statistics | New England Patriots: Latest on cover32:
Week 6 vs. New Orleans Saints
Projected stats: 7 receptions for 87 yards and one touchdown
Week 7 @ New York Jets
Projected stats: 6 receptions for 58 yards and two touchdowns
Week 8 vs. Miami Dolphins
Projected stats: 4 receptions for 33 yards
Week 9 vs. Pittsburgh Steelers
(Chris McGrath/Getty Images North America) It looks like the New England Patriots are finally going to get tight end Rob Gronkowski back on the field. That, according to reports by ProfootballTalk.com and ESPN. Both outlets say league sources tell them the 24-year-old Gronkowski is expected to be cleared this week and, though it's not definite, will likely make his season debut...
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Rob Gronkowski is reportedly expected to return for the New England Patriots against the New Orleans Saints this weekend. Pro Football Talk cited a league source on Tuesday morning who claims Gronkowski will be cleared this week and will suit up on Sunday. Gronkowski had multiple surgeries on his broken forearm and another surgery on […]
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