Patriots TE Rob Gronkowki is a full go at OTAs

As if the defending champion New England Patriots needed any more good news, it appears that star tight end Rob Gronkowski is 100 percent recovered from back surgery that cost him all but eight games last season.According to Karen Guregian of the Boston Herald, Gronkowski has been a full go during OTAs for the Patriots this week.It isn’t necessarily a huge surprise. But with Gronkowski...
Via Sportsnaut
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Gronkowski donates $70K to schools for female sports equipment

Rob Gronkowski on Wednesday donated $70,000 to Boston Public Schools for much-needed funds directed to acquiring equipment for female sports programs.Gronkowski took to Instagram to document the related ceremony. “Great event with the Boston Public Schools on this wonderful afternoon,” Gronk wrote in the post. “Donating big checks once again to support women’s sports programs...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

Rob Gronkowski a ‘full go’ in practice

Rob Gronkowski appears to have recovered nicely from his third back surgery since college, as the New England Patriots tight end has been a full participant in organized team activities this week.Thursday marked the first OTA session that was open to the media, and Jeff Howe of the Boston Herald said Gronkowski was a “full go.” ESPN’s Mike Reiss shared a video of Gronkowski...
Via Larry Brown Sports
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Martellus Bennett stops everything to let Rob Gronkowski he has 269K Twitter followers

Martellus Bennett and Rob Gronkowski were teammates last year, and the two tight ends no doubt got close due to all their shared time together in meetings and practices. Though, the entire world knows what Gronk’s favorite number is, because he’s let us know so many times. So, it was only natural that Bennett couldn’t not share with Gronkowski that he’d hit 269,000 Twitter...
Via Sportsnaut
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Rob Gronkowski on field for start of OTAs

Rob Gronkowski appeared in his last game of the 2016 season on Nov. 27 before undergoing yet another surgical procedure on his back. His status for the start of the upcoming year remains unclear, but New England Patriots fans received some good news this week.As Mike Reiss of pointed out, photos the Patriots shared on their website from Tuesday’s organized team activities...
Via Larry Brown Sports
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Rob Gronkowski gets new contract, chance to double salary

The New England Patriots will give Rob Gronkowski the opportunity to become the highest-paid tight end in the NFL in the upcoming season.Gronk and the Pats agreed to restructure the tight end’s contract, giving him the chance to raise his pay from $5.25 million this season to potentially $10.75 million.According to ESPN’s Adam Schefter, Gronk’s salary will be boosted if he...
Via Larry Brown Sports
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Police dog named after Rob Gronkowski

Rob Gronkowski may not seem like the first person you would want to call if you’re looking to solve a crime, but his namesake is another story.The Athol Police Department in the small town of Athol, Mass., has named its newest officer, a 1-year-old German shepherd, after Gronkowski. Police Chief Russell Kleber told the Greenfield Recorder that “Gronk” is set to go through a...
Via Larry Brown Sports
9 days ago  |  Discuss

VIPs banned from sailing due to prank during Gronk cruise?

Remember the Rob Gronkowski cruise — that massive days-long party out at sea? The Summer of Gronk definitely got started early that offseason, and apparently some folks received bans from Norwegian Cruise Line as a result of an awful prank that was perpetrated by a still unknown suspect.Among those who were banned are a couple of famous DJs, DJ Whoo Kid and Waka Flocka Flame, according...
Via Sportsnaut
April 09, 2017  |  Discuss

Report: Gronk had Pats’ blessing for WrestleMania 33 cameo

Rob Gronkowski certainly looked healthy during his tremendous WrestleMania 33 cameo Sunday (watch here) just months removed from back surgery.This likely had a lot to do with the New England Patriots giving Gronk their blessing to show off his pro wrestling skills in the WWE’s main annual showcase. Before hitting the stage in Orlando, Fla., the Patriots tight end made it clear...
Via Sportsnaut
April 03, 2017  |  Discuss

Rob Gronkowski already itching to get back on field for Patriots

The 2017 NFL season doesn’t kick off for another five months, but Rob Gronkowski already is raring to go.The New England Patriots tight end, who missed the final two months of the 2016 campaign after undergoing back surgery in early December, fired off a tweet Sunday night saying he “literally can’t wait to compete again and play ball.” If Gronkowski can return to his pre...
March 27, 2017  |  Discuss

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