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NFL: Rob Gronkowski, Michael Hoomanawanui Fined For Super Bowl Brawl

The New England Patriots weren’t penalized for the fight that broke out at the end of Super Bowl XLIX, but two players were fined. Tight ends Rob Gronkowski and Michael Hoomanwanui each were fined $8,268 for their part in the brawl that took place during the final seconds of the Patriots’ 28-24 Super Bowl win over the Seattle Seahawks, according to an NFL spokesperson. Gronkowski...
February 06, 2015  |  Discuss

Kim Khazei Of 7News Boston Butchers Hoomanawanui’s Name

New England Patriots TE, Michael Hoomanawanui, has a pretty difficult name to pronounce. Kim Khazei of 7News Boston, after interviewing Hoomanawanui, admits that she couldn’t say his name… and proves it live on camera. Maybe lay off the post-game Super Bowl champagne, Kim.
Via The Awesome Boston
February 01, 2015  |  Discuss

Michael Hoomanawanui Trying To Increase Role In Patriots’ Passing Game

Michael Hoomanawanui isn’t content to be the guy who Tom Brady targets when no one decides to cover him. Hoomanawanui is doing everything he can to increase his role in the Patriots’ passing offense this season after signing a new two-year, $2.4 million contract. Hoomanawanui played in 13 games last season, starting 10, but he caught just 12 passes for 136 yards and a touchdown...
May 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Michael Hoomanawanui Takes ‘Highway To The Danger Zone’ With Blue Angels (Video)

New England Patriots tight end Michael Hoomanawanui has had a great month. Hoomanawanui flew with the U.S. Navy Blue Angels on March 3 and signed a two-year contract with the Patriots on Monday, the day before free agency started. Check out Hoomanawanui and St. Louis Rams punter Johnny Hekker speeding through the air — at times upside down — with the Blue Angels in the video...
March 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Patriots Lock Up Hoomanawanui For Two Years

Bob Donnan-USA TODAY Sports Rand Getlin of Yahoo Sports @Rand_Getlin reports that the Patriots have re-signed tight end Michael Hommanawanui to a two-year deal. TE Michael Hoomanawanui will re-sign with the #Patriots, per a league source. — Rand Getlin (@Rand_Getlin) March 10, 2014 This move makes sense for the Patriots as Rob Gronkowski is the only other tight end on the roster...
Via Down and Distance
March 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Patriots Re-Signing TE Michael Hoomanawanui

  Rand Getlin, citing a league source, reports that the Patriots are re-signing TE Michael Hoomanawanui. Hoomanawanui, 25, was a former fifth-round pick of the Rams back in 2010. He joined the Patriots in 2012, but has had a hard time carving out a role, despite Rob Gronkowski getting injured and Aaron Hernandez no longer being with the team. Last year, he totaled 12 receptions...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
March 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Patriots Tight End Michael Hoomanawanui Flies With U.S. Navy Blue Angels (Photos)

New England Patriots tight end Michael Hoomanawanui is accustomed to the speed of an NFL game, but that’s nothing like what he experienced on Monday. Hoomanawanui and St. Louis Rams punter Johnny Hekker flew with the U.S. Navy Blue Angels. The two NFL players were nominated for the flight by the Blue Angels crew for their leadership, positivity and impact on their communities....
March 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Patriots TE Michael Hoomanawanui makes amazing one-handed TD catch (GIF)

New England Patriots tight end Michael Hoomanawanui (try saying that three times fast) entered Sunday’s game against the Miami Dolphins with just 10 receptions on the season. Now that Rob Gronkowski is out for the season with a knee injury, Hoomanawanui may be leaned on more often. He delivered on Sunday. Hoomanawanui made a phenomenal […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
December 15, 2013  |  Discuss

Video: Patriots’ Michael Hoomanawanui’s one-handed touchdown catch

New England Patriots tight end Michael Hoomanawanui hauled in this beautiful one-handed touchdown catch against the Miami Dolphins.
Via Gamedayr
December 15, 2013  |  Discuss

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