Rob Gronkowski is 'feeling great' at OTAs
- Patriots tight end Rob Gronkoswki said that, “everything feels good,” and offensive coordinator Josh McDaniels said, “he looks like Gronk.”
- Gronkowski missed a majority of the 2016 season, playing just 352 snaps. He only played 40 or more snaps five times throughout the season.
- On the season Gronk led all NFL players in yards per route run with 3.18 (minimum 30 targets). During the weeks he was healthy, Gronkowski averaged 3.60 yards per route run, far and away the best in the league.
- Gronk led all tight ends in weeks 5-10 in targets, receptions, yards, touchdowns, and target percentage on deep passes. He finished the year catching 6 of 9 deep passes for 213 yards and 2 touchdowns. Gronk was not just a dominant receiver, his 72.8 run block grade finished 10th best among 63 qualifiers on the season.