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NFL Rumors: Patriots Shopped Rob Gronkowski Three Days Before NFL Draft

6 monthes ago   |   By NESN

The New England Patriots were not discussing tight end Rob Gronkowski in trade talks Friday, as was widely rumored. But the Patriots reportedly were willing to shop the tight end in April.
The Patriots were calling teams about potentially trading Gronkowski as recently as three days before the 2018 NFL Draft, a league source told ProFootballTalk.
The talks never got so far that quarterback Tom Brady had to intervene by threatening retirement , which has been reported, according to ProFootballTalk. Patriots owner Robert Kraft also called that report “hogwash” Tuesday.
Gronkowski, who...
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Patriots called teams about Rob Gronkowski trade ahead of draft, report says

Patriots called teams about Rob Gronkowski trade ahead of draft, report says

6 monthes ago   |   By Sporting News

New England called teams about a potential exchange involving the tight end as recently as three days before April's draft.
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Report: Patriots shopped Gronkowski 3 days before draft

6 monthes ago   |   By TheScore

The New England Patriots called teams about a potential Rob Gronkowski trade three days before the 2018 NFL Draft, a league source told Mike Florio of Pro Football Talk. It's unclear what the Patriots sought in return for the five-time All-Pro tight end, who publicly declared two days before the draft that he would return for the 2018 season. There were whispers leading up to the draft that Gronkowski was available for trade because of his reluctance to commit to his playing future, as well as his desire for a revised contract. A recent rumor claimed the Patriots were on the verge of...
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Rob Gronkowski Trade Rumors: Patriots Called Teams About Trade Before NFL Draft

6 monthes ago   |   By Bleacher Report

The New England Patriots reportedly explored trades involving superstar tight end Rob Gronkowski leading up to the 2018 NFL draft in April...
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Three days before draft, Patriots were making calls about a possible Gronkowski trade

6 monthes ago   |   By Pro Football Talk

It's indeed “hogwash” that the Patriots had a trade for tight end Rob Gronkowski on the table, that they were ready to proceed, that quarterback Tom Brady threatened to retire, and that owner Robert Kraft vetoed the deal. That doesn't mean the Patriots didn't explore the possibility of doing a deal. Per a league source,
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Report: Patriots shopped Gronk before draft - Rob Gronkowski | NE

6 monthes ago   |   By Rotoworld

PFT's Mike Florio reports the Patriots were calling teams about a possible Rob Gronkowski trade before the draft.
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Report: Patriots shopped Rob Gronkowski before draft

6 monthes ago   |   By Yardbarker

The rumors about the New England Patriots being on the verge of trading Rob Gronkowski last Friday turned out to be unfounded, but that does not mean the team was opposed to such a deal earlier in the offseason.Mike Florio of Pro Football Talk reports that the Patriots called other teams about a potential Gronkowski trade as recently as three days before the start of the NFL Draft. If that report and timeline is accurate, it probably is not a coincidence that Gronkowski announced two days before the draft that he met with Patriots head coach Bill Belichick and committed to playing in...
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