Gronkowski commits to 2018 season with Patriots

Hope Soto
April 25, 2018

"I met with coach [Bill Belichick] today and informed him I will be back for the 2018 season with the Pats", Gronkowski wrote on his Instagram account. "Looking forward to another championship run", Gronkowski said.

The star tight end had been mulling leaving the game since the Patriots lost to the Eagles in Super Bowl LII in February.

Though he hasn't yet reported to the team's offseason workout program, which began last Monday - Brady and his family were on their way home from Qatar that day - Yee insisted Brady is still working out religiously.

Well it looks like New England Patriots fans nightmares have come to an end.

Mike Francesa isn't the only big name in sports who announced his return Tuesday. Clad in gear befitting the Monster Energy Supercross event, he offered a jokey response to being asked about his "status" for the 2018 season.

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"My money would be on him playing football for the foreseeable future, but what goes on away from the football field, I don't know", one source told ESPN at the time. He's set to count as a $10.9 million cap hit this season and then as a $12 million cap hit in 2019.

The Patriots' 2010 second-round draft out of the University of Arizona, Gronkowski is a five-time Pro Bowl performer and a four-time All-Pro.

Baker Mayfield is a very interesting player to watch in this 2018 NFL Draft.

Assistant Editor of Busted Coverage. New England parted ways with their top two wide receivers from the 2017 campaign.

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