In the midst of having a little fun with a pair of touchdown
catches during the Patriots' win in London on Sunday, Rob Gronkowski made sure
to take care of business.
While Gronkowski's Buckingham Palace-guard touchdown march --
followed of course by a powerful spike to the grass at Wembley Stadium -- might
be the most memorable moment of New England's 45-7 rout of the Rams, it was the
tight end's play that should be making headlines.
On a day when Tom Brady exuded the term precision with each
and every pass he threw, completing 23 of 35 passes for 304 yards and a
foursome of touchdowns, Gronk served as the cultivator of that success.
A nagging hip injury has limited Gronkowski's participation
in practice over the past few weeks, and it has seemed to have an impact out on
the field on gamedays as well. Gronkowski appeared to regain some of his form
with a two-touchdown affair against the Jets last weekend, but Sunday's performance...