The Game Haus
Front Office Writers Joe Heisman NFL Sports

Rob Gronkowski Announces Retirement

New England Patriot tight end Rob Gronkowski has announced his retirement via social media on Sunday evening.

His statements on retiring can be found in the following tweet.

Gronkowski, 29, is a nine-year NFL veteran who finishes his career with 521 receptions for 7,861 yards and 79 touchdowns. He made the Pro Bowl five times and won the 2014 AP Player of the Year Award to go along with his three Super Bowl victories with the Patriots.

Over his career, Gronkowski has suffered numerous injuries including back, ankle, forearm, hip, hamstring, ACL, MCL, chest, knee injuries and concussions throughout his career. He has played through some of those injuries, but has appeared in just 115 of a possible 144 games in his career.

The Patriots will now likely have to address the tight end position in the 2019 NFL Draft now that a lot of the top free agents are signed.

 

You can like The Game Haus on Facebook and follow us on Twitter for more sports and esports articles from great TGH writers!

Related posts

AL Playoffs Feature No Front-Runner

Tim Miller

The Lists: Week 10 Edition

The Game Haus Staff

Kobe Bryant Ranked 93rd

Joe DiTullio

Thanks for reading! Let us know what your thoughts are on the article!

%d bloggers like this:
The Game Haus

FREE
VIEW