Originally posted on Bush League Chronicle  |  Last updated 10/2/12

EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ - SEPTEMBER 02: Rob Gronkowski of the New England Patriots carries a reception into the endzone past Antrel Rolle of the New York Giants for a first quarter touchdown on September 2, 2010 at the New Meadowlands Stadium in East Rutherford, New Jersey. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)


At 6-foot, 6-inches tall and nearly 270 pounds, New Englands Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski can put away his fair share of groceries. ESPN's Jeremy Schaap and the rest of the E:60 crew recently got the opportunity to experience this first-hand as they accompanied Gronk on a recent trip to the grocery store.

Despite raking in a little over a half million dollars in salary this year, the big guy still likes to keep his eye out for a good bargain.

"We need bacon! Jumbo wieners? Yo, bowls for 88 cents?"

Even with his knack for finding a deal though, his bill still comes out to a whopping $498.44. Hey, the big fella's got to eat right? How else is the 23-year old going to fuel the single season record for tight ends in touchdowns (17) and receiving yards (1,327), both with which were set in 2011? 
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