A person familiar with the injury tells The Associated Press that New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski has a torn ACL and damaged MCL.
The Cleveland Browns outplayed the Patriots for 58 minutes on Sunday, but the final two minutes of the game were enough for New England to pull off yet another come-from-behind victory.
The Patriots edged the Browns 27-26. Tom Brady threw two touchdown passes in the final 61 seconds to lead the Pats to their tenth win of the year against three defeats.
New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski has left Sunday’s game against Cleveland after being hit on the right leg on a tackle.
Despite suiting up for only half of New England’s games this season after multiple offseason surgeries on his forearm and back, Rob Gronkowski is playing a pivotal part in the Patriots’ (9-3) potent offense since his return.
The Cleveland Browns currently don’t know who will start at quarterback against the New England Patriots, but it really doesn’t matter.
Sunday’s game against the Houston Texans turned out to be the “trap” game New England fans were afraid of, but in the end the Patriots earned their second comeback victory in a row.
The New England Patriots have a reputation for playing their best football in December. Beginning with their December 1 meeting against a struggling Houston Texans team, the Patriots will get an opportunity to re-enforce that reputation.
Whenever a regular season NFL game receives as much hype as Sunday night’s Broncos/Patriots game did, it often seems as if the actual game is anti-climatic. This one, however, may have exceeded the hype.
In a game that was expected to be a defensive battle, the New England Patriots and Carolina Panthers both displayed very efficient offenses. Unfortunately for New England, Carolina’s offense was just a little more efficient.