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The most talked about body part leading up to Super Bowl XLVI is Rob Gronkowski’s ankle, and today Gronkowski and the Patriots discussed the possibility of a special shoe being worn by the star tight end during Sunday’s game.
Rob Gronkowski Injury Update
Gronkowski suffered what has been described as a high ankle sprain in the AFC Championship game and was seen wearing a walking boot as recently as Monday.
It is widely believed that Gronkowski will suit up for the big game, but no one is sure yet how much of his usual game-breaking ability will be on display.
According to the tight end himself and everyone else in the Patriots organization, they are taking it day by day.
That is certainly a vague declaration, but what else can you expect from a team that puts star quarterback Tom Brady on the injury list as “questionable” every week?
Nonetheless, Gronkowski has yet to practice since the injury, meaning Aaron Hernandez, Chad Ochocinco and Julian Edelman may be in for increased work...
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Drew Rosenhaus, as he often does, spoke on behalf of one of his clients, insisting that if this weekend's game wasn't the Super Bowl, his client, Rob Gronkowski, would not be playing.
New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski continues to miss practice, but he will indeed play in Sunday's Super Bowl versus the New York Giants, ESPN's Adam Schefter tweeted on Thursday.
"Barring a setback in practice this week, Patriots TE Rob Gronkowski will play in Super Bowl XLVI," Schefter wrote. "(He is) expected to be limited at practice today....
INDIANAPOLIS -- Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski still hasn't practiced since injuring his ankle in the AFC Championship Game, and he was the only player missing from New England's session Wednesday. Prior to practice, Gronkowski said he's been improving on a daily basis. He missed two sessions last week, as well as Monday's practice. Left tackle Matt Light, who...
New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski has been listed as questionable for Sunday’s Super Bowl match up against the New York Giants.
All indications are that Gronkowski will play along with offensive lineman Sabastian Vollmer who missed a couple of months due to a foot injury.
Below is the Patriots injury list from the Boston Herald.
Marcus Cannon OT Ankle Limited Participation...
While we’re here in Indianapolis, mining for details on Patriots TE Rob Gronkowski’s ankle, those back in Boston are celebrating his Gronk-tacularness. Yes, even the ducklings in the Boston Common. Actually, the folks at Spreadshirt.com have made sure they are in full Gronking mode. Check out this picture:
The frenzy that is Super Bowl media day took place at Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis on Tuesday. Both the Patriots and Giants took to the field to face every question imaginable from the media, and the result was some interesting sights and sounds -- to say the least. A swarm of reporters and photographers surrounded Rob Gronkowski's booth during his media session, with many...
Patriots Teammates Rob Gronkowski Impression: Yo Soy Fiesta (by ESPN)
The Patriots are gathering at Lucas Oil Stadium for the annual circus called Media Day, getting themselves ready for the insane and the inane.
Two members of the team, however, will not be among them.
Offensive tackle Matt Light, who will be relied heavily upon to protect quarterback Tom Brady come Sunday, will miss today’s Media Day because he is “under the weather,” according...
We've heard the names ad nauseam for the past few weeks; Brady, Manning, Gronkowski, Cruz, Welker, Nicks, etc. Of course there's good reason, as these are some of the major impact players going into Super Bowl XLVI. In the game within the game, however, beyond all the hype, the real difference between the winners and losers in the NFL often lays with those unexpected...
INDIANAPOLIS -- Patriots head coach Bill Belichick said Friday that tight end Rob Gronkowski continues to make progress from his left high ankle sprain and said the Amherst native is "moving in the right direction and getting better on a daily basis." “I think he was OK this morning," Belichick said of Gronk, who practiced Thursday for the first time since injuring...
INDIANAPOLIS — The biggest injury question leading up to Super Bowl XLVI surrounds New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski.
New England Patriots starting offensive tackle Sebastian Vollmer, who has missed the last seven games with back and foot injuries, will play in Super Bowl XLVI, offensive line coach Dante Scarnecchia told WEEI.com on Tuesday.
Patriots left tackle Matt Light, who has been dealing with an illness, said he plans to practice Wednesday.
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