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Report: Gronk's ankle will be OK for Super Bowl

Posted on: January 23, 2012 10:48 am
Edited on: January 24, 2012 5:50 am
 
By Josh Katzowitz

Although Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski appeared to suffer a bad ankle injury in the third quarter of Sunday’s AFC title win and although he was wearing a walking boot in the locker room after the game, a source tells the Boston Herald that Gronkowski will be ready to play in Super Bowl XLVI.

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“He’ll be ready to go,” the source told the Herald.

Gronkowski has become one of Tom Brady’s favorite receiving targets -- not to mention one of the two-best tight ends in the league -- and in New England’s win over the Ravens, he had five catches for 87 yards. Although he returned to the game after his injury, suffered when he was tackled awkwardly by Ravens safety Bernard Pollard, he didn’t catch any other passes.

But with two weeks to heal before the NFL’s final game of the season, Gronkowski has some time to get his ankle well. Which obviously would be great news for Brady and the Patriots

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Comments

Since: Mar 5, 2008
Posted on: January 23, 2012 11:34 am
 

Report: Gronk's ankle will be OK for Super Bowl

Damn! Gronk must have ankles like Gumby cause I would have bet looking at the replays that his ankle was snapped!


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