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Patriots were rumored to have interest in Sterling Shepard

The New York Giants are finalizing a contract extension with wide receiver Sterling Shepard, but before that news broke, the New England Patriots were considering making a run at him, according to Mike Garafolo of NFL Network. You can certainly see why the Patriots would be interested in Shepard. With Rob Gronkowski retiring, Cordarrelle Patterson […] The post Patriots were rumored to have interest in Sterling Shepard appeared first on ClutchPoints.

Florida Times-Union

Former Jaguars tight end Austin Seferian-Jenkins signs with Patriots

Former Jaguars tight end Austin Seferian-Jenkins signed a one-year contract with the New England Patriots.The Jaguars declined to pick up the $4 million second-year option on Seferian-Jenkins’ contract that made him become a free agent. He caught 11 passes for 90 yards and one touchdown in five games before he landed on injured reserve with a core-muscle injury.The Patriots had an open roster spot at tight end after Rob Gronkowski announced his retirement last month. [...]

ClutchPoints

10 other NFL greats who retired by the age of 30

In a shocking turn in the sports world, one of the NFL greats in tight end Rob Gronkowski retired at the age of 29. It’s something that some pundits expected with the many injuries that have plagued him throughout his professional career. Gronkowski wasn’t able to play a full season since 2011, while dealing with […] The post 10 other NFL greats who retired by the age of 30 appeared first on ClutchPoints.

Pats Pulpit

Rob Gronkowski’s loss will be felt on and off the field

Read more: Ranking the 12 best plays of Rob Gronkowski’s career I know that Tom Brady is the GOAT, but I think people love Rob Gronkowski just as much, if not more. He’s just such a meat head, but also has such a kind heart. Every time you saw him, he was always smiling and laughing. He also gave back more to the community than any player I’ve ever seen. Seemed like he was always at the hospital, not having surgeries, but visiting sick kids and making their days brighter. He’s going to be missed probably more than I can put into words, but, position-wise, he’s as good as Brady: by...

NESN.com

Why Cris Carter Believes Rob Gronkowski Was ‘The Ultimate Patriot’

Rob Gronkowski broke the mold of what we’ve come to expect from the New England Patriots. He’s a huge personality... Read More »

NESN.com

Rob Gronkowski In Elite Company Statistically Despite Litany Of Injuries

In cased you missed it, Rob Gronkowski decided to hang up his cleats on Sunday, calling it a career after... Read More »

Niner Nation

Golden Nuggets: Nothing Important Happened Yesterday

A daily compilation of 49ers news from around the net. Monday, March 25th, 2019 edition. Good morning folks, and a happy Monday to you. It was an interesting Sunday, to say the least, as nothing particular major happened in 49ers news, but several notable-enough tidbits made the rounds. Likely the biggest story around the NFL (outside of the annual league meeting) is the retirement of Patriots star TE Rob Gronkowski, which means the mantle of “best TE in the league” will eventually be placed upon the shoulderpads of someone else. Although he saw his TE yardage record broken (twice, in...

Niner Nation

Rob Gronkowski announces retirement

NFL tight end elite are George Kittle, Travis Kelce, Zach Ertz and everyone else Following the same season that his record for most receiving yards by a tight end was broken, New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski has announced his retirement. Gronkowski made the announcement via his instagram page. Gronkowski was drafted by the Patriots in the second round of the 2010 NFL Draft and made himself a household name the moment he set foot on the field in his 2010 rookie season. Paired with Patriots quarterback Tom Brady, the two were a lethal offensive force, winning three Super Bowls...

Rob Gronkowski: Florio, Simms think Patriots tight end will retire | Pro Football Talk | NBC Sports

Mike Florio and Chris Simms think it's only a matter of days until Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski announces his retirement. #NBCSports #ProFootballTalk #Patriots #RobGronkowski »

Rob Gronkowski Super Bowl 53 Patriots vs. Rams Press Conference

New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski had 6 catches for 87 yards in the Pats Super Bowl 53 victory over the Los Angeles Rams. After the game, he was HYPED in his postgame press conference. For more: https://nesn.com/new-england-patriots/

Rob Gronkowski Battles Todd Gurley In Epic Game Of Madden 19

New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski battled Los Angeles Rams running back Todd Gurley in a classic game of Madden 19. NESN.com's Michaela Vernava reports from Atlanta. For more: http://www.nesn.com/nfl/