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The Patriots will be playing the next few weeks or longer without their star tight end Rob Gronkowski. How will this impact the rest of the season? You can’t replace a Rob Gronkowski. You can’t replace his production. It will hurt the Patriots. They wUpvote Share Tweet
patriotsgab.com Nov 19, 2012The Patriots have a tendency to win big when they get tired of hearing about the other team and the other team’s QB. Tom Brady came out in this game with a message to be sent. Consider the message sent. Tom Brady now has 21 touchdown passes and only 3 iUpvote Share Tweet
Ryan focused on Jets instead of tweaking PatsESPN.com Nov 19, 2012Jets coach Rex Ryan is taking an unfamiliar tact ahead of his team's Thanksgiving night game against the Patriots. Humility.Upvote Share TweetThe New England Patriots are rolling with hot weapons and quarterback Tom Brady is having another Pro Bowl season. That run continued in Week 11 as Brady led New England to 59 points in a win over the Indianapolis Colts. Brady finished second in the lea…Upvote Share Tweet
Leading Off: Eyesores of All Kindsnytimes.com Nov 19, 2012Yipes! Stripes! The Steelers' throwback uniforms were just one reason Sunday's game against the Ravens was tough to watch.Upvote Share Tweet
Rajon Rondo stays in a blowout Boston Celtics loss in order to keep his 10-assist game streak alive (VIDEO)yahoo.com Nov 19, 2012It's one of the NBA's open secrets: Boston Celtics guard Rajon Rondo passes up layups and potential good looks for himself in order to cobble together impressive assist totals. He's fantastic enough of a player to approximate his league-leading 12.3 ass…Upvote Share TweetMatt Cassel won’t say as much, but he seems to know it’s over. And Brady Quinn doesn’t seem to know where he is. After being benched for the second time this season, this time at halftime of a 28-6 loss to the Bengals, the Chiefs opening day startinUpvote Share TweetThe Bills have gotten stability at cornerback with the addition of Stephon Gilmore. The Dolphins can look to the 2009 Jets for a glimmer of hope this season. CB Aqib Talib called his Patriots debut “sloppy” despite an interception return for a touchdoUpvote Share Tweet
Brady, eloquently, on Gronk: “It sucks”When Tom Brady left Gillette Stadium last night, he was enjoying a 59-24 win. The reality that he lost one of his most dangerous weapons didn’t kick in for about an hour afterward. “I know he got injured, but I obviously didn’t know the extent,” BUpvote Share TweetESPN.com Nov 19, 2012The AFC East division was an impressive 3-1 this past week. Here are seven notes an observations in the division: The New England Patriots will be without Pro Bowl tight end Rob Gronkowski for several weeks due to a broken forearm, ESPN's Adam Schefter …Upvote Share Tweet
Are Patriots Still The Best Team In AFC Without Gronkowski?Nov 19Stephen A. Smith and Skip Bayless discuss what Rob Gronkowski's injury means to the New England Patriots.
Countdown Daily Insight: Patriots' DefenseNov 19Jim Basquil and Eric Allen discuss the week 11 knee-jerk reaction that the Patriots' defensive issues have all been solved
Time To Step UpNov 19Michele Steele and Antonio Pierce talk about who in the Patriots' organization needs to step up in Rob Gronkowski's absence
Rob Gronkowski and Aaron Hernandez are interchangeable Marshall Faulk saysNov 19Marshall Faulk doesn't see Rob Gronkowski's 4-6 week absence as a big problem for the Patriots because of Aaron Hernandez's presence. Watch to see if the "NFL GameDay Final" crew agrees.
Chicago Bears get reality check from San Francisco 49ersNov 19The Bears leave San Francisco -- as usual -- in crisis mode.
Peter King: QBs make their mark on eventful Week 11, for both good and badNov 19Eleven main characters from an eventful Week 11 that had its share of drama.