• Gronkowski to have plate removed, report says

    Summary of 12 articles · Updated Apr 8, 2013
    That $10 million doesn’t look to be as much of a sure thing as it was 10 months ago, when Gronkowski signed the contract.  All this is the case because New England can no longer count on Pro Bowl tight end Rob Gronkowski There was more bad news Sunday from Gronkowski's infamous offseason. Gronkowski has been at the Patriots’ facility nearly every day the last two weeks, staying for up to four hours at a time. A second league source said options are being evaluated and that nothing has been finalized in terms of whether Gronkowski will have another surgery or receive different treatment. Doctors have to remove that plate and install a new one, but that might be delayed by infected tissue. "Right now we've got plenty of time until the season starts, whether he needs another operation, what that operation will entail, that's very preliminary, that type of speculation is way off, no determinations have been made, there's no surgery scheduled and were not even sure if he's gonna need one."
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      Rarely is Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski called wise. In hindsight, he made a very shrewd move last year. With only two years of NFL service and still two years away from free agency (or, possibly, the franchise tag), Gronkowski accepted an offer fro…
    • OK, Maybe It's Time For Patriots Fans To Start Panicking About Rob Gronkowski's Injured Arm

      Rob Gronkowski woke up to find his left forearm, operated on three times since November, was swollen and leaking. An infection, contracted sometime after his second surgery, has not cleared up as expected. An immediate cross-country flight back to Bosto…
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      Patriots Tight End Rob Gronkowski playing HighSchool Basketball. Number 50
    • Reports say Patriot Rob Gronkowski might have 4th surgery

      Patriots talented tight end Rob Gronkowksi might have another surgery on his broken forearm due to an infection that has set up according to the Boston Herald. The report states that Gronkowski has an infection in the area where a metal plate was instal…
    • Pats won't comment on reported Gronk infection

      FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) The New England Patriots say they don't have any comment on published reports that tight end Rob Gronkowski has an infection in his broken arm that could keep him out into the season.
      Source: CNNSI.com
    • Report: Infection jeopardizes Rob Gronkowski’s availability for start of the 2013 regular season

      New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski has suffered a setback in his surgically-repaired left forearm that has placed his availability for the start of the 2013 regular season in jeopardy, Ron Borges and Karen Guregian of the Boston Herald report…
      Source: yahoo.com

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