Patriots TE Gronkowski hit hard, leaves game vs. Browns on cart
New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski has left Sunday’s
game against Cleveland after being hit on the right leg on a
Gronkowski raised his right arm to the crowd as he left on a
cart in the third quarter.
He was hurt on a hit by Browns safety T.J. Ward after a
reception from Tom Brady with the Browns leading 12-0. Ward was
among many players from both teams who went up to Gronkowski before
he left the field.
Gronkowski missed the first six games after offseason surgeries
on his broken left forearm and back. In six games before Sunday, he
led NFL tight ends with 37 catches and 560 yards receiving. He had
two catches for 32 yards Sunday.
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