Gronk

Mike Petraglia
December 10, 2014 - 11:14 am
FOXBORO -- Tom Brady has the chance to make some history on Sunday. And while Bill Belichick indicated Tuesday that he's not going to spend more than "15 seconds" discussing the matter with the team, it still would mean something special to the Patriots quarterback to join Terry Bradshaw and Fran...
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Mike Petraglia
December 10, 2014 - 5:30 am
[caption id="attachment_85075" align="alignright" width="375"] Rob Gronkowski poses for a cover shoot of the latest edition of ESPN The Magazine. (ESPN Magazine/Twitter)[/caption] FOXBORO -- Not that he needed to but Rob Gronkowski is once again proving he is the most fun-loving football star in...
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Mike Petraglia
November 23, 2014 - 2:15 pm
FOXBORO -- Pick your poison. The Lions chose to double Rob Gronkowski often on Sunday in the red zone. That part worked but the Patriots killed the Lions with a heavy dose of Tim Wright, who caught a pair of touchdowns, including one where Tom Brady had no choice to but to throw it to him. Wright...
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Mike Petraglia
November 12, 2014 - 3:58 pm
[caption id="attachment_83762" align="alignright" width="400"] Rob Gronkowski could be a scary sight for the Colts Sunday night. (Mike Petraglia/WEEI.com)[/caption] FOXBORO -- Bill Belichick won't admit it. Tom Brady will just smile in gratitude. And Rob Gronkowski certainly won't acknowledge it...
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Mike Petraglia
November 02, 2014 - 5:54 pm
FOXBORO -- The catch was so amazing that it was the first subject asked of Tom Brady after Sunday's 43-21 beatdown of the Broncos at Gillette Stadium . On the first play of the fourth quarter, the Patriots quarterback spotted his favorite target - Rob Gronkowski - over the middle. But he was open...
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Mike Petraglia
October 26, 2014 - 7:49 pm
FOXBORO -- There's no doubt that when Rob Gronkowski plays like he did Sunday, everyone in the Patriots' offense benefits. As a matter of fact, everyone gets better. Just ask Tom Brady , who found Gronkowski nine times on nine targets for 149 yards and three touchdowns in a 51-23 demolition of the...
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Mike Petraglia
October 26, 2014 - 4:06 pm
FOXBORO -- WEEI.com's Mike Petraglia and Chris Price break down Patriots romp over Bears, as Tom Brady throws for 354 yards and five touchdowns in a 51-23 win at Gillette Stadium . The Patriots are now 6-2, and face Peyton Manning and the 6-1 Denver Broncos next Sunday for the top spot in the AFC.
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Mike Petraglia
September 24, 2014 - 4:20 pm
[caption id="attachment_80141" align="alignright" width="400"] Rob Gronkowski (87) had four catches for 40 yards and a touchdown against Miami. (Getty Images)[/caption] FOXBORO -- Nothing's holding Rob Gronkowski back now. The Patriots tight end insisted Wednesday that he's getting closer and...
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Mike Petraglia
September 21, 2014 - 3:09 pm
[caption id="attachment_79873" align="alignright" width="400"] Rob Gronkowski . (Getty Images)[/caption] FOXBORO -- Rob Gronkowski is a realist. He knows 16 points might be the 0-3 Raiders at Gillette but the bar is a little higher than beating a winless team traveling cross country on its way to...
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Mike Petraglia
September 17, 2014 - 2:25 pm
FOXBORO -- The two buzzwords flying around Gillette Stadium this week are "balance" and "trust." Balance in play-calling and distribution, according to Bill Belichick and Tom Brady , will lead to a more efficient and productive offense. Trust in the receiving corps will lead to Brady looking over...
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