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Rob Gronkowski Tears ACL and MCL, Officially Done for the Year
December 9th, 2013 at 3:14 PM
A Monday morning MRI has confirmed Patriots fans' worst nightmare; according to multiple reports, New England's star tight end Rob Gronkowski has suffered both a torn anterior cruciate ligament, and medial collateral ligament, ending his season.   Gronkowski was carted off of Gillette Stadium Sunday and would not get the opportunity to...

New England Patriots Sign TE D.J. Williams and Release Two Others
November 26th, 2013 at 6:19 PM
Pro Football Talk reports that the New England Patriots have signed tight end D.J. Williams. In order to make room for Wiliams the Patriotshave released cornberack Justin Green and defensive tackle Marcus Fortson. The Patriots played Sunday's game against the Broncos with only two healthy tight ends in Rob Gronkowski and...

Rob Gronkowski Makes No Excuse for Final Play of Game
November 19th, 2013 at 3:21 PM
On the last play of the game in the New England Patriots 24-20 defeat to the Carolina Panthers, tight end Rob Gronkowski seemed to be held or interfered with by Panthers linebacker Luke Kuechly in he end zone. As the ball was thrown in the end zone, Gronkowski was unable to...

Controversy Clouds New England Patriots 24-20 Loss to Carolina Panthers
November 19th, 2013 at 12:22 AM
The New England Patriots could not complete the fourth quarter comeback in Carolina as the Patriots fell to the Carolina Panthers by a score of 24-20. However, the loss comes with controversy. With three seconds left in the game Brady threw the ball into the end zone for tight end...

Rob Gronkowski Apologizes for Racial Slur Directed Toward Fan
November 15th, 2013 at 4:45 PM
Earlier this week, Patriots101.com reported that a video surfaced from TMZ which contained New England Patriot tight end Rob Gronkowski making racial remarks towards an Asian fan wearing a Gronkowski jersey. The event occurred at a bar in Foxborough, MA on Sunday during a Q&A session with the tight end.  In the...

New England Patriots-Carolina Panthers Injury Report: Thursday
November 14th, 2013 at 9:58 PM
The first injury report of the week has been released and there are not too many surprises for either team.  As expected, Steve Gregory has been listed as a non-participant in practice, especially since he has missed the last two days as he heals from a broken thumb.  Meanwhile, Aqib Talib, Rob Gronkowski...

Rob Gronkowski Makes Racial Remarks Towards Asian Fan
November 13th, 2013 at 1:41 PM
Everyone knows Rob Gronkowski loves to go out and enjoy the nightlife. Unfortunately, his busy nightlife has seen him appear in tabloid headlines for the wrong reasons. Unfortunately for the Patriots, Gronkowski made the headlines for the wrong reasons once again.  As reported by ESPN on ESPNBoston.com yesterday, TMZ has a...

Tom Brady, Pats Offense Gets Back on Track in Win Over the Pittsburgh Steelers
November 4th, 2013 at 4:50 PM
    Despite entering Sunday’s contest with an impressive 6-2 record and quality wins over the New Orleans Saints and Miami Dolphins, numerous question marks lingered about the Patriots’ offensive inefficiency.  In the midst of arguably the worst statistical season of Tom Brady’s career, much had been made about New England’s entirely rebuilt...

New England Patriots Demolish Pittsburgh Steelers 55-31 for Seventh Victory
November 3rd, 2013 at 8:42 PM
The New England Patriots and QB Tom Brady haven't played well on offense for most of the season. Before they took the field against the Pittsburgh Steelers, the Patriots ranked 19th in the league in yards per game and 16th in points per game. After today's game, that ranking will surely...

New England Patriots-Pittsburgh Steelers Injury Report: Thursday
October 31st, 2013 at 5:31 PM
The injury report has been updated after Thursday's practice and not much has changed for both teams. After having a full squad for practice for the second straight day, the Patriots are starting to get healthier. As expected, CB Aqib Talib, DT Tommy Kelly and RB Leon Washington were all limited...

Special Teams Error Dooms New England Patriots in 30-27 OT Loss to New York Jets
October 20th, 2013 at 5:54 PM
The New York Jets gave the New England Patriots their second loss of the season. After the Patriots forced overtime with a Stephen Gostkowski field goal with 19 seconds left in the game, the Patriots gave the New York Jets the win, ironically, off a special teams blunder. Jets kicker Nick...

Aqib Talib Out Sunday; Gronkowski Travels with Team
October 19th, 2013 at 6:35 PM
After a full week of preparation for the New York Jets, CB Aqib Talib was listed as doubtful for Sunday's game against their AFC East rivals. Talib had not practiced until yesterday, and even then, he was limited. Field Yates of ESPNBoston.com reports that Talib did not travel with the team and...

New England Patriots-New York Jets Injury Report: Friday Update
October 18th, 2013 at 5:06 PM
The last practice report of the week has come out and confirmed plenty of injuries for Sunday's game.  -As expected WR Danny Amendola, DT Tommy Kelly and RB Leon Washington are all ruled out for Sunday's game versus the New York Jets. All three have not practiced all week. -With the news...

Agent Drew Rosenhaus Says Rob Gronkowski Has Been Cleared to Play
October 18th, 2013 at 10:17 AM
Oh, how quickly things can change. Yesterday, Drew Rosenhaus, Rob Gronkowski's agent, told the Joe Rose Show on 560 WQAM in Miami that Gronkowski had not yet been cleared by Dr. James Andrews to play in NFL games. Today, Drew Rosenhaus texted ESPN's Adam Schefter that Gronkowski has now been...

Agent of Rob Gronkowski Says That He Has not Been Cleared by Doctors
October 17th, 2013 at 9:37 PM
The injury news on Rob Gronkowski got a little murkier earlier today as Drew Rosenhaus, Gronkowski's agent, went on the Joe Rose Show on 560 WQAM in Miami.  ESPNBoston.com's Field Yates reports that Rosenhaus told Rose that Gronkowski has not yet been cleared by Dr. James Andrews to return to the playing field on...

New England Patriots Trying to Contain Leaks
October 15th, 2013 at 6:33 PM
The New England Patriots haven't been known to talk much while under the control of owner Robert Kraft and head coach Bill Belichick. They usually offer little information on injuries or any bulletin board material when facing an opponent. Therefore, it was surprising to hear unnamed sources talking about the...

Tom Brady Dispells Angst in Locker Room Over Rob Gronkowski’s Continued Absence
October 15th, 2013 at 1:07 PM
Much has been made about Rob Gronkowski's absence from the past couple of Sundays despite participating in every practice since the season has started. This past Sunday a source told ESPN's Ed Werder that teammates were curious and annoyed about how Gronkowski was practicing a lot during the week but then...

Bill Belichick Says Players Practicing but not Playing is Common
October 14th, 2013 at 7:27 PM
After reports came out that Patriots players are confused and annoyed that Rob Gronkowski has been practicing but not playing on Sunday, Bill Belichick addressed reporters about the subject earlier today. Pro Football Talk reports that Belichick says what Gronkowski does is a pretty common occurrence in the NFL. Specifically, his quote read, “There...

Rob Gronkowski’s Mother Says He is Dying to Play
October 14th, 2013 at 7:15 PM
The health and status of Rob Gronkowski has shaped into one of the bigger NFL stories leading up to each and every Sunday. It is like the NFL's version of Anchorman's Panda watch. All joking aside, Gronkowski's constant ability to practice but not play on Sunday has irked teammates as it...

Tension Building Amongst Players in the Locker Room
October 13th, 2013 at 1:20 PM
Rob Gronkowski's injury situation has been a source of frustration not only for himself but his teammates and the Patriots fan base as well. According to Pro Football Talk, ESPN's Ed Werder says that there is tension amongst the team over Gronkowski's playing situation and his constant absence from the lineup.  Werder cites...