Rob Gronkowski is one of the best tight ends the NFL has ever seen, but after a series of concussions and lower body injuries it may be time for the Gronkster to call it quits.
After the New England Patriots fell to the Philadelphia Eagles 41-33 in Super Bowl LII, Gronkowski said he was going to sit down and think about his future.
Rob Gronkowski said he was going to reflect on his future when asked if he’s considering retiring.
He wouldn’t commit to returning in 2018. pic.twitter.com/ApdZKKMqyM
— Henry McKenna (@McKennAnalysis) February 5, 2018
Gronkowski wouldn’t commit to returning in 2018.
Gronkowski won’t commit to playing next season. Says he needs to sit down and reevaluate things.
— Ryan Hannable (@RyanHannable) February 5, 2018
Look, this could be a guy just two weeks removed from a scary concussion and in the wake of an emotional loss feeling discouraged. But it’s telling in the current atmosphere of the NFL that a 28-year-old who is a bona fide star wouldn’t immediately commit to continuing his career.