Data Scout Notes: PLombardi/PMaxwell/09Mackey/1stC
Post-Draft Outlook:BEST PICK: Tight end Rob Gronkowski: The soft-handed product out of Arizona convinced New England doctors that he was healthy enough to warrant a second-round pick. Gronkowski fills a huge need and could be expected to contribute from day one.
A closer look at the Patriots' picks: Round 2/42 -- Rob Gronkowski, TE, 6-6, 265, Arizona, After sitting out 2009 with a back injury, Gronkowski left college early as one of the top tight end prospects. He has soft hands and can block, filling a huge hole in New England. - by The Sports Xchange
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Draft Scout *Rob Gronkowski News
09/22/17 - TE Rob Gronkowski is listed as questionable for Sunday's game against the Houston Texans but insists he will play. Gronkowski has been bothered by a groin injury and declared it was "nothing serious."
09/21/17 - TE Rob Gronkowski (groin) was once again on the practice field Thursday afternoon and this time was listed as limited in practice on New England's participation report.
09/20/17 - TE Rob Gronkowski (groin) did not practice despite the fact that he was on the field during the media viewing window of practice, taking part in stretching and position drills.
Gronkowski injured the groin in the second half of Sunday's win in New Orleans and did not finish the game.
09/20/17 - TE Rob Gronkowski (groin) did not practice despite the fact that he was on the field during the media viewing window of practice, taking part in stretching and position drills. Gronkowski injured the groin in the second half of Sunday's win in New Orleans and did not finish the game.
09/18/17 - TE Rob Gronkowski left the Saints game in the third quarter with what was reported as a groin injury and did not return.
Gronkowski remained in the bench area the rest of the afternoon and spent some time riding the stationary bike.