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Why Kansas City Chiefs tight end Travis Kelce is the NFL’s best

Travis Kelce has dethroned Rob Gronkowski as the best tight end in the National Football League. The 6’6”, twenty-seven-year-old from the University of Cincinnati has become quite the household name. Since being selected in the third round of the 2013 NFL draft by the Kansas City Chiefs, Kelce has performed since he has been on the field. In Kelce’s rookie year, he was placed...
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Rob Gronkowski practicing after groin injury scare

New England Patriots fans were forced to hold their collective breath once again on Sunday when Rob Gronkowski went down with an injury, but they can feel free to breathe a big sigh of relief. Gronkowski participated in practice on Wednesday and was wearing full pads. Gronk went down with an injury against the New Orleans Saints on a play where he was not hit particularly hard, leading...
Via Larry Brown Sports
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Rob Gronkowski groin injury not believed to be serious

New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski on Sunday added another injury to long list of the ones he has suffered throughout his remarkable career, but it does not sound like the latest will force him to miss much time.Ian Rapoport of NFL Media reports that Gronkowski suffered a minor groin injury. It’s unclear if Gronkowski would have come back into the game on Sunday if the...
Via Larry Brown Sports
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Rob Gronkowski suffers groin injury in Week 2

New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski left Sunday’s game against the New Orleans Saints with an injury, and early speculation was that the Pro Bowler may have tweaked his back. However, the team later said the issue was with his groin.Gronk appeared to be in pain immediately after being tackled in the third quarter. He wasn’t hit particularly hard on the play, and CBS...
Via Larry Brown Sports
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Rob Gronkowski makes juggling catch for 69th career TD

Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski was held in check by Chiefs All-Pro safety Eric Berry in Week 1, but the extended rest and extra time to prepare for the Saints appeared to do him some good.Midway through the first quarter of Sunday’s game, with the Patriots clinging to a 6-3 lead, Tom Brady did a great job of avoiding the rush and buying time in the pocket. That allowed Gronk...
Via The Sports Daily
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Saints so bad Tom Brady throws three first-quarter TDs for first time in career

The New Orleans Saints allowed Sam Bradford to set a new NFL mark for efficient quarterback play in Week 1. They were no better defensively on Sunday against Tom Brady and the New England Patriots. Brady had himself a monster first quarter, doing something he’s never before done in his entire career. One of the touchdowns Brady threw was partly due to his own tremendous play to...
Via Sportsnaut
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WATCH: Brady and Gronkowski connect on circus TD

We’ve seen Tom Brady and Rob Gronkowski connect on many touchdown passes in their shared careers. Still, the one they hit on Sunday was special. We’d be remiss if we didn’t mention that this was Gronk’s 69th career touchdown reception. We’re quite sure that the big tight end is well aware of that.Regardless of the number, this is a highlight reel play. While Gronkowski...
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Marcus Williams wanted nothing to do with tackling Rob Gronkowski

There was some talk after Week 1 that Rob Gronkowski may have lost a step and could struggle with explosiveness this season, but New Orleans Saints safety Marcus Williams did his best to put that to rest early on Sunday. The Patriots took a 13-3 lead over the Saints in the first quarter after Tom Brady and Gronkowski hooked up for a big play. With pressure closing in on Brady, Gronk...
Via Larry Brown Sports
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Rob Gronkowski: I'd hold if I was a defensive back

New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski is a coverage mismatch, so opponents must take extralegal precautions to defend him.But, according to Mike Reiss of ESPN, the 6’6″, 265-pounder says he understands why players hold him — and would do the same.“If I was one of those [defensive backs], and you’ve seen film over the last few years, I would definitely be doing that...
Via Sportsnaut
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Gronk destroys Browns player with spike in 'Madden 18' video

Rob Gronkowski is of course well-known for his emphatic spike celebration following a touchdown. But a video documenting game play in “Madden 18” takes the New England Patriots’ patented move to a comically — at least in video game form — violent level.After Gronkowski makes a touchdown reception against the Cleveland Browns, he unleashes a violent spike. So violent, in...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
16 days ago  |  Discuss

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