Report: TE Rob Gronkowski has punctured lung amongst accidents


2021-10-03 17:20:31 GMT+00:00 – Tampa Bay Buccaneers tight finish Rob Gronkowski revealed to FOX Sports that the harm retaining him from taking part in Sunday evening towards the New England Patriots, his former crew, is extra severe than beforehand reported.

Gronkowski instructed the community he sustained “four cracked ribs, one broken rib and a punctured lung” within the Week 3 loss to the Los Angeles Rams. He is predicted to overlook a number of weeks.

The harm is forcing him to overlook Sunday’s sport in Foxborough, Mass. towards the Patriots, with whom Gronkowski received three Super Bowl championships and was named an All-Pro 4 occasions in 9 seasons.

He retired following the 2018 season, then returned to play along with his former teammate Tom Brady in Tampa Bay in 2020. The Bucs received the Super Bowl in February.

Gronkowski, 32, has collected 16 receptions for 184 yards and 4 touchdowns this season.

–Field Level Media

Sep 26, 2021; Inglewood, California, USA;  Tampa Bay Buccaneers tight end Rob Gronkowski (87) canÕt hang on to a pass in the end zone in the third quarter of the game against the Los Angeles Rams at SoFi Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Jayne Kamin-Oncea-USA TODAY Sports