Found July 17, 2013 on BlackSportsOnline:
Aaron Hernandez and his murder charge is a subject that is taboo in the NFL and especially Foxboro, but it’s also the subject that most people want to know about. Well, Rob Gronkowski is haven’t nothing to do with it. When pressed to speak about his former teammate Gronk emphatically refused and when pressed even threatened to leave the interview. I understand his reluctance to speak on the issue. One good sound bite for the reporter could mean a fine or worse for Gronk. Smart move.
1 Comment:
THE BACKYARD
BEST OF MAXIM
RELATED ARTICLES

Aaron Hernandez Asked Prison Officials For More Protein in His Diet

The Sports Grid does a nice job breaking down how Aaron Hernandez life in prison is going. Prison isn’t a pleasant place, so as you can imagine he is confined to small cell and doesn’t have a lot of privileges. I have told the story  before about how I had a bunch of unpaid traffic tickets many years ago. I didn’t think they would actually arrest anyone for traffic tickets...

Photographer Upset That Hall Of Fame Removed Aaron Hernandez Photo

It seems we learn something new everyday. Every season, the Pro Football Hall of Fame reportedly asks a panel of photography experts to choose the best NFL photo of the year. That photographer gets an award, and the picture is put on permanent display at the Hall of Fame. A photo of former Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez high-stepping into the end zone to score a go ahead touchdown...

The Boston Globe sheds light on Aaron Hernandez’s life in jail awaiting trial

The Boston Globe was able to tour the Bristol County House of Corrections, where Aaron Hernandez is awaiting trial on charges of first-degree murder.

Report: Patriots will not release CB Alfonzo Dennard

The New England Patriots will not release second-year corner back Alfonzo Dennard in wake of his DUI, according to the Boston Globe. The Patriot’s do not plan on releasing Dennard, but they are prepared for him to be suspended by the NFL under the player conduct policy. Dennard could likely be looking at, at least three games, as [...]

Aaron Hernandez removed from sticker books, replaced by Tim Tebow

According to ESPN’s Darren Rovell, trading card and memorabilia company Panini has pulled all of the Aaron Hernandez sticker cards from their sticker book collections. A representative with trading card and memorabilia company Panini confirmed to ESPN.com on Thursday morning that the company painstakingly removed Hernandez stickers from 500,000 of its sticker books, which were...

Report: No plans by the Patriots to cut Dennard

The New England Patriots plan on giving Alfonzo Dennard another shot, according to a report from Ben Volin of the Boston Globe. Patriots second-year cornerback Alfonzo Dennard has not had the best offseason, first earning a deferred 30-day jail sentence for assaulting a police officer and then getting arrested last Thursday in Lincoln, Neb., under suspicion of DUI. But despite the...

‘Funny or Die’ releases hilarious NFL Training Video: “How Not to Murder People”

“Funny or Die” released a hilarious exclusive to their website this week, entitled “NFL Training Video: How Not to Murder People.” The video addresses the recent string of violent crime in the NFL (*cough* *cough* Aaron Hernandez *cough*) and how to prevent it moving forward. Absolute gold. Well done. [Funny or Die] The post ‘Funny or Die’ releases hilarious NFL Training...

Gronk almost leaves CBS News interview over Aaron Hernandez question

CBS News, our non-sports newsy brothers from the same mother, did an interview with the entire Gronkowski family. Naturally, Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski was there. But he almost didn't stay for the whole thing, threatening to walk out when Dan Dahler tried to turn the subject towards Aaron Hernandez. You can see the clip above (and the full interview here) but it was a...

Why players won't discuss Hernandez

Dan Klecko knows exactly why Rob Gronkowski stood up and nearly walked out of an interview on CBS This Morning when repeatedly asked about the Aaron Hernandez murder case. Gronkowski wasn't just agitated or uneasy. He was more than that. "He was scared," Klecko, a defensive lineman for the New England Patriots from 2003-06 told FOX Sports by phone this week. "...

Bill Belichick, Aaron Hernandez, Scott Pioli and what needs to change with the Patriots

2009. Probably the worst Patriot season in recent memory. Even 2008 wasn't as bad. At least in 2008 the team had an excuse for failing to meet expectations. There was no Tom Brady. After the shock of seeing Brady keeled over on the ground in the first game of that season wore off, it became a pretty entertaining year. Who thought we would be watching Matt Cassel defy the...

Tebow, Brady worried about Hernandez as early as 2011

Tim Tebow and Tom Brady worried about Aaron Hernandez's behavior as early as 2011, with Hernandez being described as "a lot to handle," a newly surfaced video shows. Brady: “And I’m trying to watch over Aaron and Brandon.” Tebow: “I appreciate that, too, man. They’re good guys.” Brady: “[Yeah] they’re a lot to handle.” Read more at: http://nesn.com...

Full Court Press: A-Rod Expected to Return to Yankees on Monday, NCAA Ends Deal With EA, Maggie Caruthers Hot PhotoShoot

Click on photo to read more about A-Rod’s return So what is going to happen here? A-Rod is going to play a game or two then be told by MLB that he’s suspended for 150 games for his second PED offense? I’m really not sure I understand what is going on right now. I posted an article yesterday that said I know for a fact A-Rod is going to get popped for his second PED offense...
Patriots News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
Help
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.