Found May 08, 2013 on Players View:

It is official. New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski will need a fourth surgery to address an infection in his forearm.

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Report: Rob Gronkowski Needs Fourth Surgery on Forearm While Fifth Surgery Still Possible

The never-ending saga of Rob Gronkowski‘s forearm continues. Contrary to recent reports, the Patriots tight end will need a fourth surgery, according to the Boston Herald. The real question is whether a fifth surgery is needed. The fourth surgery on Gronkowski’s broken forearm will be to remove the current plate that is in place. If signs of infection are gone, the plate can...

Rob Gronkowski Needs More Surgery; Start Of Patriots Season in Doubt

 New England Patriots Tight End Rob Gronkowski is on the verge of his fourth surgery on injured right forearm according to a report from The Boston Herald's Karen Guregian.   Gronkowski originally injured his forearm back on November 18 during field goal coverage in the Patriots 59-24 drubbing of the Indianapolis Colts. He re-injured the forearm, although a different fracture...

Rob Gronkowski Will Need a Fourth Surgery

Rob Gronkowski will indeed face yet another setback in rehabbing his twice-broken forearm. Karen Guregian of the Boston Herald reported Tuesday morning that New England’s two-time All Pro tight end will need a fourth operation on his left forearm: According to a source familiar with the case, Gronkowski is going to need a fourth operation to change the plate that’s securing...

Rob Gronkowski will reportedly undergo a 4th surgery on his forearm

According to the Boston Herald, New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski will undergo a fourth surgery on his forearm to remove the plate that’s currently securing the broken bone in his forearm. This surgery has to happen, but there’s also a chance Gronk may have to undergo a fifth operation, per the Herald. If tests show the infection has been completely flushed out, the...

Rob Gronkowski reportedly needs fourth surgery, could still play Week 1

Multiple surgeries on the same body part can never be a good thing, and New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski is heading for his fourth. According to Karen Guregian of the Boston Herald, Gronkowski needs a fourth operation on his surgically-repaired forearm to replace the metal plate that is holding it together. Just a few days ago, reports surfaced that indicated Gronkowski...

Report: Rob Gronkowski Needs 4th Surgery on Forearm & Maybe a 5th One

I don’t know who GRONK’s surgeons are, but they seem to be having a hard time getting his forearm right. It appears he is heading for surgery for the 4th time. The Patriots tight end will need a fourth surgery, according to the Boston Herald. The real question is whether a fifth surgery is needed. The fourth surgery on Gronkowski’s broken forearm will be to remove the current...

Report: Doctors will wait two weeks to decide whether Gronk should undergo fourth surgery

We reported yesterday that Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski will need to undergo a fourth surgery on his forearm, but it looks like the doctors will wait another two weeks to make a decision, according to  Shalise Manza Young of the Boston Globe. A league source said Wednesday night that a call will be made in two weeks whether to replace the second metal plate that was put...

Rob Gronkowski To Need Fourth Surgery

According to the Boston Herald, New England tight end Rob Gronkowski, will need to have a fourth surgery soon on his forearm. This operation will be to remove the plate that is currently securing his left arm. If the plate is removed and the doctors find no infection around the bone, they will replace the plate and begin recovery. If there is infection still present, the doctors...

Report: Rob Gronkowski Will Need A Fourth Surgery On His Forearm

Karen Guregian of the Boston Herald reports that Patriots TE Rob Gronkowski will in fact need a fourth surgery to change a plate that was inserted after he suffered a broken forearm. It was reported over the weekend that Gronkowski’s situation was in a holding pattern as they were hoping that antibiotic treatment would finally eliminate the infection in his left forearm...

Rob Gronkowski to have another surgery. Oh, and maybe another

Rob Gronkowski, the eccentric, oft-injured tight end of the New England Patriots is set to have another surgery on his forearm, according to a report in the Boston Herald. Gronkowski is going to need a fourth operation to change the plate that’s securing the broken bone in the forearm. While there has been some suggestion recently that this step might be avoided, the source indicated...

Bill Belichick provides insight into Patriots’ team-building philosophy

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Robert Kraft would welcome gay players to the Patriots

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The Patriots Will be Less Dependent on Gronk in 2013

Recent Patriots draft pick Aaron Dobson The Patriots offense ranked number three overall in red zone scoring percentage at 67%. This number went significantly down in the AFC Championship game against the Ravens as the Patriots went just one-of-four or 25%. Most people attribute this to the injury to Rob Gronkowski, who is the Patriots best red zone scorer. To be an effective red...

Patriots Turning Attention to Bill O’Brien, Penn State Players as Rutgers Fascination May Soon End

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