One of the two will not be playing when the Buccaneers go to Foxborough to take on the Patriots.
Gronkowski was ruled out on Saturday, 여러 보고서에 따르면. He was listed on the Buccaneers’ injury report with a rib injury. He did not practice at all this week and his status going into the weekend was doubtful.
The tight end suffered the injury in Tampa Bay’s loss to the 로스앤젤레스 램스 지난주. He took a good shot to the mid-section after completing a catch.
Gronkowski was asked earlier in the week what he missed most about playing in New England.
Tampa Bay acquired the rights to Gronkowski in an April 2020 trade with the Patriots – about a month after signing Brady. He sat out the entire 2019 season to recover from injuries and the Buccaneers only had to give up a 2020 fourth-round pick for the star. He re-signed with the Bucs under another one-year deal in March after helping deliver another Super Bowl to the franchise.
In three games in 2021, 그는 가졌다 16 잡다 184 야드와 4개의 터치다운.