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Great news for a Patriots team that had an avalanche of bad injury news following the thrilling victory over the Saints: Rob Gronkowski has been medically cleared to play football. The news comes courtesy of ESPN. New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski will make his long-anticipated season debut Sunday against the New York Jets, his agent said Friday morning. "Rob Gronkowski has now been cleared by all his doctors to play Sunday in the Jets game," agent Drew Rosenhaus said in a text to multiple media outlets. Bill Belichick refused to deny or confirm anything (as per usual) and said that the team would release its injury report later in the day. Bill will probably still list Gronk as limited. Play PICK 6 (our Patriots-only fantasy game) HERE What this means is that Gronk will most likely see action on Sunday, the only question remaining is how much. Gronk has been an absolute beast in practice according to teammates and...
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