Found May 17, 2013 on Sports-Glory:

New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowsi is scheduled to undergo a fourth surgery on his left forearm next week. USA Today’s Mike Garafolo now reports Gronkowski’s back is acting up, which could also require surgery. Gronkowski underwent an MRI to examine a disc issue he had been dealing with since last season.


Patriots' Rob Gronkowski may need back surgery

  Jim Rogash/ Getty Images   FOXBOROUGH, Mass- According to a report from USA Today, Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski recently had an MRI to check a disk issue he experienced in his back, according to a source connected with USA Today.  The source, who spoke confidentially due to the Patriots strict policy about not revealing injuries to media, said that the disk was different...

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Rob Gronkowski’s surgery has been scheduled for next week

According to Albert Breer of the NFL Network via, Rob Gronkowski’s fourth surgery on his forearm has been scheduled for next week. The Patriots are optimistic that Gronk will be ready for training camp, but there’s also a chance he could have to undergo a fifth surgery. The Patriots expect Gronkowski to be ready for training camp, but they won’t have a true idea on...

Back surgery considered to be minor for Rob Gronkowski

There’s still a chance Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski won’t need to undergo back surgery.  But if he does, it will be a minor procedure, according to Adam Schefter of ESPN. Rob Gronkowski’s back issue considered minor, per source. If he needs surgery it’d be during time frame that he’d be out with arm surgery. — Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) May 17, 2013 It’s makes...

Report: Gronk might need back surgery

Rob Gronkowski's arm might be getting better, but the Patriots tight end may now be dealing with a different issue. According to USA Today , Gronk recently underwent an MRI on his back to check a disc issue he had from last season. The source tells USA Today that this issue is with a different disc than the one that required surgery in 2009 and that there has been no decision...

Report: Patriots TE Rob Gronkowski May Need Back Surgery

New England Patriots star tight end Rob Gronkowski got some good news regarding his broken forearm recently.  He may be about to receive some more bad news, that could be critical to the Patriots 2013 season. Mike Garafolo of USA Today is reporting that Gronkowski may need to have back surgery to repair a disc issue. The New England Patriots’ tight end recently underwent an MRI...

Patriots TE Rob Gronkowski Scheduled For Fourth Surgery Next Week

New England Patriots star tight end Rob Gronkowski is scheduled to be seen by orthopedic surgeon Dr. Jesse Jupiter next week to determine if the staph infection that has been plaguing his surgically repaired forearm. According to the Boston Globe, Gronkowski is wrapping up a course of antibiotics and will be re-examined afterwards to determine if the infection has sufficiently cleared...

Patriots’ Rob Gronkowski could require back surgery

It just keeps getting worse for New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski. Yesterday it was reported that he would undergo his fourth surgery on his injured forearm. Now, Ian Rapoport of reports that Gronk is battling “chronic” back pain, an ailment which the Patriots are investigating. On Gronk: Had heard he's battling "chronic" back pain and the Patriots...

Rob Gronkowski Scheduled for Another Surgery, How Worried Should Patriots’ Fans Be?

New England Patriots’ star Tight End Rob Gronkowski is about to go under the knife again. For the fourth time he will undergo surgery on his forearm. Doctors have inserted a metal plate into his arm and there was some sort of an infection growing on the plate. They removed the plate, and now next week they will insert a new one. The Patriots are tight lipped as usual with Gronkowski’s...

Dont’a Hightower Is Happy to Be With Patriots to Showcase His Versatility at Linebacker

FOXBORO, Mass. — It’s no coincidence that Bill Belichick and the Patriots have drafted linebackers who can cover, stop the run and blitz early two seasons in a row. In 2012, Dont’a Hightower was drafted No. 25 overall in the first round out of Alabama. He had experience playing inside linebacker, outside linebacker and as a defensive end rushing off the edge. This year, Jamie...

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Patriots' reserve tight ends poised for meaningful snaps

New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski's offseason has gone from bad to worse.Not long after learning he would need a fourth surgical procedure on his left forearm, Gronkowski found out he would "probably" need surgery on an injured disc in his back, according to a report by The All-Pro tight end is seeking a second opinion from spine specialist...

Video: Nobody knows who Danny Amendola is

Ah, so Mr. Amendola has decided to get into the comedy commercial game before Tom Brady can unleash his under armor wicked accent sequel later this summer. I see how it is. This is pretty good. Also, it might be one of the first time's I've heard Amendola actually speak. So there's that. Funny that he's getting endorsement deals with Footlocker for signing with a...

2013 PPR Fantasy Football Tight End Rankings: Top 25 (Post NFL Draft Update)

Despite his injury issues, Rob Gronkowski still tops the PPR Fantasy Football Tight End Rankings for 2013 The tight end position is one that sometimes gets overlooked in terms of fantasy football. But as we have learned over the past few seasons, the tight end position can absolutely produce some big-time playmakers in the realm of fantasy football, so it’s a position that needs...

patsfanfotoshop: I’m going to miss Wes Welker with the Patriots...

patsfanfotoshop: I’m going to miss Wes Welker with the Patriots this season and I think he will miss Tom Brady getting him the ball.  But I am excited to see what Danny Amendola can do in this offense.  Can we get the season started already?
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