Tagged: ‘tight end’

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 Training Camp Preview: Tight End
July 17th, 2013 at 11:15 AM
***PHOTO1*** On Tuesday, examined the wide receiver position as part of the training camp preview before the New England Patriots open up camp on July 26th. Today, the next part of the training camp preview looks at the tight end position as it heads into training camp.  Last season the Patriots continued to...

Patriots – Jaguars Week 16 Preview
December 22nd, 2012 at 8:18 PM
The Patriots look to bounce back after losing a tough game in San Francisco last week.   That should not be a problem against the 2-11 Jaguars, who rank near the bottom of the NFL in almost every major statistical category.  They are 31st in points per game with 15.6 and...

Patriots Tight End Aaron Hernandez Will Play Thursday Against the New York Jets
November 21st, 2012 at 9:53 AM
Aaron Hernandez has been ruled active for the Thanksgiving showdown with the New York Jets.  He had been out with an ankle injury since Oct. 21 after aggravating a high ankle sprain sustained in week two against Arizona. He was a late scratch from the lineup last week against the Colts, a...

New England Patriots Claim TE Jake Ballard Off Waivers
June 12th, 2012 at 8:34 PM
In a somewhat surprising move, the Patriots have claimed former New York Giants tight end Jake Ballard off waivers. After, a successful performance against New England in the regular season, four catches for 67 yards and one touchdown, Ballard tore his ACL after two catches for 10 yards in the Super...