Sunday, August 17, 2014

New England Patriots’ Super Bowl Hopes Rest On Rob Gronkowski’s Health - The Sports Journal

New England Patriots’ Super Bowl Hopes Rest On Rob Gronkowski’s Health - The Sports Journal

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The New England Patriots enter 2014 in the same situation they’ve had over the past two seasons: an offense dependent upon two players. Those two players: Tom Brady and tight end Rob Gronkowski. And while Brady will do his thing, Gronkowski needs to stay healthy for once if New England wants their glory back. At 6-foot-6 and 265 pounds, Gronkowski is like no other tight end in the NFL. Although there are bigger and more athletic tight ends, none have the combination of size, strength, pass-catching, and blocking ability that Gronkowski brings to the New England offense – other than perhaps the Saints’ Jimmy Graham.  A true matchup nightmare, the “Gronk” is too quick and agile for any linebacker to cover, and simply overpowers any defensive back lined-up across from him in coverage.

Musketfire: New England Patriots Starters Shine in Preseason Game Two

New England Patriots Starters Shine in Preseason Game Two

Looking at the New England Patriots' first team offense and defense in preseason game two against the Philadelphia Eagles. Two different looks from 2013 highlight a strong first quarter by the starting units.

New England Patriots: On Vacation as Free Agency Begins - Full Press Coverage

The 2019 NFL year has begun with the advent of free agency and as usual the New England Patriots are one of the quietest teams. While teams ...