Rob Gronkowski

Gronkowski with the Patriots in 2017 Robert James Gronkowski (born May 14, 1989), nicknamed "Gronk", is a former American football tight end who played his entire professional career for the New England Patriots of the National Football League (NFL). He won three Super Bowls with the team and earned five Pro Bowl appearances.

Gronkowski played college football at the University of Arizona, winning several awards, including being named a ''Sporting News'' and Rivals.com Freshman All-American. The Patriots drafted Gronkowski in the second round of the 2010 NFL Draft with the 42nd pick, after missing his junior year due to back surgery.

Notable for being a skilled receiver and talented blocker, Gronkowski set several NFL records. He has the most seasons with 1,000+ receiving yards by a tight end with four, and also has the most career postseason receiving yards by a tight end (1,163); he is the only tight end in NFL history to reach 1,000 or more yards. He has the most career postseason receiving touchdowns for his position with 12, as well as the most receptions (23) and receiving yards (297) by a tight end in Super Bowl history.

One of the most recognisable football players of the 2010s with a larger-than-life personality on and off the field, was a four-time First Team All-Pro selection, and was the highest ranked tight end in the NFL Top 100 for six consecutive years from 2013–2018. Provided by Wikipedia
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