Rob Gronkowski RUMORS & NEWS

  • Martellus Bennett is prepared to play Robin to Rob Gronkowski's Batman

    CSN New England "Martellus Bennett has been one of the most productive tight ends in football over the course of the last four seasons -- three with the Bears and one as a member of the Giants -- but he knows that in New England he'll be running routes alongside a unanimous All-Pro at the same position. Being..." June 16

  • Patriots' Rob Gronkowski works to perfect 'tricks' to get open at practice

    ESPN "The essence of a spring practice for most players is to build a foundation for training camp while fine-tuning fundamentals. New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski provided one example of that on Monday. It was the head-and-shoulders route. On the play, Gronkowski aligned at the..." June 15

  • Bill Belichick has taken the Gronk out of Rob Gronkowski

    New York Post "It only took six years of programming, but the Patriots finally have eliminated all the communication bugs from the irrepressible Rob Gronkowski and have him off the assembly line as a fully functioning Belichick-bot. After an atypically demure Summer of Gronk, it was onto minicamp, where coach..." June 14

  • Gronkowski still vague about his absence from minicamp practice

    Pro Football Talk "Yes, Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski practiced at Monday’s OTA session. No, he still had nothing to say about why he didn’t practice during last week’s mandatory minicamp. “I was just doing other things, as Coach said last week, so everything’s good,” Gronkowski told reporters on Monday,..." June 14

  • Rob Gronkowski says he's on 'same page' with Patriots coaches

    Boston Herald "Rob Gronkowski was at a camp playing football tody. It was just not with other Patriots, but about 700 kids at Woburn High School for his annual football clinic. During his appearance, Gronkowski confirmed reports that while he did not participate in on-field minicamp workouts, he was with the..." June 11

  • Reports: Patriots’ Cautiousness Holding Rob Gronkowski Out Of Practice

    NESN "The New England Patriots have practiced twice in front of the media this spring, and Rob Gronkowski hasn’t been on the field for either session. Gronkowski’s absence has certainly raised some eyebrows around New England, but it’s reportedly nothing to be overly concerned with. The Patriots are..." June 08

  • Rob Gronkowski talks haircuts, not contracts

    Boston Herald "With contracts a major issue ahead of Patriots training camp this summer, Rob Gronkowski wanted nothing to do with that conversation yesterday. Gronkowski raised some eyebrows after taking to Twitter in March to respond to the team picking up the remaining $6 million of his $10 million option..." June 06

  • Rob Gronkowski Praises Tom Brady’s Sexiness In QB’s Deflategate Fight

    NESN "Rob Gronkowski was more concerned about Tom Brady’s appearance than the New England Patriots quarterback’s Deflategate fight Monday night. The big tight end was asked about Brady’s latest Deflategate appeal by NECN as he entered teammate Rob Ninkovich’s ping pong charity event at Game On at Fenway..." May 24

  • Gronk Says That He ‘Definitely Gets Bored’ Having All That Sex With Beautiful Women

    BroBible "Do you know how you know when scoring with chicks comes way too easy for you? When you say that having sex with beautiful women can definitely get boring. However, this is something that only men like Rob Gronkowski would know about, because that’s what he said and I can’t begin to fathom what..." May 18

  • Everyone’s Tugging At Rob Gronkowski, And He Might Be Growing Sick Of It

    NESN "Sure, it’s good to be Rob Gronkowski. But even Gronk can get tired of the way people perceive him. Take for example a night out at Prime One Twelve Steakhouse in Miami, where a woman from Boston interrupted his private dinner with friends and family. The exchange, which Devin Friedman detailed in..." May 17

  • Rob Gronkowski -- I Wasn't Naked During Shoot, But GQ Says ...

    TMZ "Rob Gronkowski went on "Jimmy Kimmel Live!" Thursday night and said he was NOT fully naked during the GQ photo shoot ... despite what TMZ Sports reported -- but it's a curious situation. We reported earlier in the day that RG was in his birthday suit during the racy boat photo with supermodel..." May 13

  • Rob Gronkowski thinks Tom Brady will play 16 games

    NFL.com "Patriots tight Rob Gronkowski is convinced that Tom Brady's four-game suspension will be scattered to the wind by September. Gronk told ESPN on Thursday that he was with Brady at the team facility in April when the U.S. Second Court of Appeals reinstated the quarterback's ban for his connection..." May 13

  • Rob Gronkowski announced as ‘Madden NFL 17’ cover athlete

    NESN "Rob Gronkowski will be the cover athlete for this season’s version of EA Sports’ “Madden” video game franchise, the company announced Thursday on ESPN. The New England Patriots tight end was the runner-up in last year’s cover vote, losing to New York Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. in..." May 12

  • Rob Gronkowski lands on cover of GQ Magazine

    Larry Brown Sports "Want more proof that it is Rob Gronkowski’s world and we’re all just living in it? Pick up a copy of the June issue of GQ Magazine when it hits the shelves. Gronkowski revealed to his Twitter followers Thursday morning that he has made his GQ debut. Naturally, he’s hoisting a gorgeous model on..." May 12

  • Rob Gronkowski: I didn’t blow off ‘Captain America’ premiere invite

    Sportress of Blogitude "Rob Gronkowski tried to set the record straight concerning allegations made by actor Chris Evans that he blew off an invitation to attend the premiere of “Captain America: Civil War.” In fact, the New England Patriots tight end, a free-spirited soul who has never averse to attending an event or..." May 10

  • Raiders Scouts Called Rob Gronkowski ‘Best All-Around Athlete’ In 2010 Draft

    NESN "Breaking news: Rob Gronkowski is really good at football, and people were well aware of that before he was drafted in 2010. The New England Patriots drafted the star tight end in the second round with the 42nd overall pick after Gronkowski fell due to some major injury concerns. And even though a..." May 09

  • Glenn Gronkowski: I'm 'a little more tame' than older brother

    Buffalo News "The name itself --- "Gronkowski" --- brings plenty of imagery. Glenn Gronkowski understands this. He knows millions have followed his big brother's partying lifestyle and poked fun at his interviews. So in case folks didn't know, he made a distinction at Friday's rookie minicamp. "I think a..." May 07

  • Rob Gronkowski's party cruise 'might have been too crazy' to do again

    Fox Sports "New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski caught some flack in February for hosting a party cruise appropriately dubbed "Gronk's Party Ship." It was supposedly a great time for all and featured the likes of Wacka Flocka Flame and Flo Rida as musical entertainment. Some viewed it as..." May 06

  • Gronk: I don't like beer, it tastes weird

    The Score "In what might be the most shocking story in an NFL offseason filled with twists and turns, Rob Gronkowski says he doesn't really drink. The New England Patriots tight end said he only consumes alcohol "maybe once or twice a week" in an interview with Katie Nolan for DraftKings. Gronkowski..." May 05

  • Youngest Gronkowski brother signs with the Bills

    Washington Post "Glenn Gronkowski, also known as “Baby Gronk” or “Goose,” is quite different than his tight end and party boy older brother Rob, just ask their father “Goose is sort of quiet, not like Rob, who is out there in front of everybody,” Gordy Gronkowski told Bleacher report earlier in April. “He’s..." May 01

  • Rob Gronkowski Has Some Tinder Advice, And It’s Brilliantly Simple

    NESN "Gather round, boys and girls. It’s time for dating advice from Rob Gronkowski. ESPN.com decided the world needed an inside look as to how sports stars use the Internet for dating purposes these days, and to no one’s surprise, the New England Patriots tight end found his way into the lengthy..." April 26

  • Rob Gronkowski says contract is not on his mind

    NFL.com "Rob Gronkowski generated a mini-stir last month when he tweeted about his contract. The New England Patriots picked up the option on the tight end's deal, which means he's under contract through 2019. At his current rate over the next four year, however, he'll be vastly underpaid compared to..." April 22

  • Rob Gronkowski Back with Ex Girlfriend Camille Kostek

    Terez Owens "New England Patriots Tight End Rob Gronkowski appears to be back off the market? The Patriots tight end, who had been dating ex-cheerleader Camille Kostek for the better part of year, but broke things off earlier this year" April 20

  • Kraft makes it clear Gronk will have to wait

    Boston Herald "If Rob Gronkowski wants to make more noise about being underpaid and cause an even bigger stink down the road, the man who signs his checks has a message for him. Take a number. Kraft said Monday he has little sympathy for players who believe they’re underpaid. “I’m waiting for one of..." March 22

  • Rob Gronkowski's agent sidesteps contract issue

    CSN New England "Drew Rosenhaus, the agent for Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski, refused comment Sunday morning when I asked him whether the tight end was dissatisfied with his contract. “Not talking about that, I appreciate you asking but not getting into that,” said Rosenhaus while working the lobby at the..." March 21

  • Rob Gronkowski tweets vague message about 'paycut,' seems unhappy with contract

    Fox Sports "Rob Gronkowski is, unquestionably, the best tight end in the National Football League. And having reached that lofty height, he'd be well within his right to expect a matching level of pay—€”a thought which could go far in explaining a tweet he rifled out on Monday evening. The New England..." March 09

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    Ian Rapoport @RapSheet

    #Patriots will pick up the rest of Rob Gronkowski's $10M option bonus before Mar 9, so he won't be a FA, sources say. Expected & important

  • Patriots lock up Rob Gronkowski through 2019

    Providence Journal "It was the surest bet of the offseason, but on Monday the Patriots exercised Rob Gronkowski’s $6 million team option, tying him up through the 2019 season. The Providence Journal confirmed the news, which was first reported by the NFL Network. It was a foregone conclusion that this would..." March 07

  • NFL not investigating Gronkowski over possible gambling on party cruise

    The Score "Contrary to earlier reports, the NFL isn't investigating Rob Gronkowski's party cruise for possibly violating the league's gambling policy, an NFL spokesman told Ben Volin of the Boston Globe. CBS 11's Brian New and ESPN's Todd Archer both reported that the New England Patriots tight end was..." March 01

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    Brian New @BrianNewCBS

    NFL attorney says the league IS investigating Rob Gronkowski's party gambling cruise event to see if it violates the NFL gambling policy.

  • Victor Cruz says no one judges Gronk for partying because 'he's open about it'

    USA Today "According to Victor Cruz, there’s definitely a little bit of a double standard when it comes to Rob Gronkowski’s partying without harsh judgment. After all, he said, it’s a standard he set for himself. “I mean Gronk is kind of labeled as that guy that likes to have fun and party and things..." February 24

  • Gronk’s “booze-cruise” becomes issue in Romo lawsuit

    Pro Football Talk "Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski’s recent cruise has drawn plenty of attention. It’s also caught the eye of Tony Romo’s National Fantasy Football Convention. PFT has obtained a copy of the second amended petition filed Monday in a Texas court, and it specifically mentions Gronkowski’s floating..." February 24

  • Rob Gronkowski: Pro Bowl 'might need to be changed'

    NFL.com "Add Rob Gronkowski to the list of players (and fans) who'd like to see changes made to the Pro Bowl. Speaking on NFL Total Access in San Francisco on Wednesday, Gronk said it was impossible for him to make the trip to Hawaii last week to play in the Pro Bowl -- his body wouldn't allow..." February 04

  • Rob Gronkowski Tweets About the Broncos: "Heard Their Whole Team Is Good at Giving Low Blows"

    Complex "The rivalry between the Patriots and Broncos continues to fester. You can point to the longtime rivalry between both team's quarterbacks Tom Brady and Peyton Manning, and the Broncos were the first team to beat the Patriots this season, who were then undefeated going into their Week 12 matchup...." January 20

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    Ian Rapoport @RapSheet

    #Patriots TE Rob Gronkowski (knee, back) will play today vs. #KCChiefs, per @KimJonesSports & me. He'll be in pain, but he'll play.

  • Rob Gronkowski ties postseason record for tight end touchdowns

    The Score "Rob Gronkowski is continuing his march toward making the NFL record book his exclusive property. Gronkowski caught an eight-yard touchdown pass on the opening drive of Saturday's game against the Kansas City Chiefs, tying Dave Casper and Vernon Davis for the most career postseason touchdowns by..." January 16

  • Patriots' Rob Gronkowski expected to play vs. Chiefs

    NFL.com "Despite spending time in a Boston hospital this week, New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski expects to suit up for Saturday's Divisional Round tilt with the Kansas City Chiefs. According to NFL Media Insider Ian Rapoport, Gronkowski has not fully recovered from his knee and back issues..." January 16

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    Ian Rapoport @RapSheet

    What I'm told on #Patriots TE Rob Gronkowski: He did not receive any knee injections. He's been getting treatment & getting ready to play.

  • Rob Gronkowski gets treatment at hospital on right knee

    ESPN "New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski spent part of Thursday in a Boston hospital getting treatment on his injured right knee which included an injection, according to a source familiar with the procedure. The Patriots believe Gronkowski will play in Saturday's divisional-round playoff..." January 14

  • Report: Rob Gronkowski still bothered by injured knee

    Boston Herald "A knee injury still bothers Rob Gronkowski. The Patriots tight end was listed as a limited participant during yesterday’s practice, and the ailment was also tabbed as the reason for his surprising absence from Tuesday’s fully padded workout ahead of Saturday’s AFC divisional round playoff game..." January 14