Rob Gronkowski

New England Patriots vs. New York Jets Preview and Prediction

AFC East nighttime clash caps off Thanksgiving Day trifecta of games
<p> New England Patriots vs. New York Jets Preview and Prediction</p>

The New England Patriots look to build on their three-game lead in the AFC East as they take on the New York Jets in MetLife Stadium at 8:20 p.m. ET on NBC. The Patriots have won four games in a row, a streak that started with a 29-26 overtime victory against the Jets in Foxboro back in Week 7. The Jets snapped a three-game losing streak last week with a 27-13 win in St. Louis. Their record is 4-6 and they can ill afford another loss, especially in divisional play, if they want to keep their playoff hopes alive.

Week 8 Injury Updates: Aaron Hernandez, Rob Gronkowski, Jimmy Graham

To help you decide who to start and who to sit.
<p> Week 8 Injury Updates: Aaron Hernandez, Rob Gronkowski, Jimmy Graham</p>

Here we are — the halfway point of the NFL season and six weeks away from the start of the fantasy postseason for many. Injuries are making lineup decisions harder — sometimes easier in the committee world of some positions — and bye weeks leave us scrambling for the best start at some positions. Here are a few updates to hopefully help you make that push toward the fantasy postseason.

Fantasy Football: 10 Biggest Injury Concerns at Tight End

These big targers also come with a sizeable injury risk
<p> Fantasy Football: 10 Biggest Injury Concerns at Tight End</p>

Injuries are certainly a part of football, and fantasy football, for that matter, but when it comes to the latter that doesn't mean you can't or shouldn't be prepared.

20 Injury-Prone Players Who Could Derail Your Fantasy Football Team

Fantasy football injury report weighing the risk vs. reward of big names.
<p> Fantasy football injury report weighing the risk vs. reward of big names like Peyton Manning, Adrian Peterson, Rob Gronkowski, Andre Johnson and Julio Jones.</p>

As every fantasy football player knows there's a lot of risk that goes into drafting certain players. If the players make it on the field, your fantasy team will thrive. If they're hit with an injury, you're in trouble. Here's a look at 20 NFL players who offer varying degrees of risk with potentially big rewards.

RUN AWAY!
Stay away completely; you’re wasting a roster spot on a future disappointment.

Fantasy Football 2012: Breaking Down the New England Patriots

<p> Fantasy Football 2012: Breaking Down the New England Patriots</p>

What can the New England Patriots do for you this fantasy season? Check out Athlon Sports' team report as we break down the rookies, veteran players to watch and avoid, fantasy playoff schedule and more to help you get ready for the 2012 season.

Inside the Locker Room
with Shalise Manza-Young, Boston Globe

Rob Gronkowski Really Wants to Be on the Madden 13 Cover

Gronk is campaigning to be the game's cover boy
<p> Gronk is REALLY campaigning to be the game's cover boy. Check out his awesome video.</p>

Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski, aka "Gronk," is throwing his hat into the ring for The Madden NFL 13 Cover in a big way. Gronk recently put together a video of himself "getting jacked at all times, going crazy" in a bid to win votes. BTW, we're loving the retro work out pants worn by his brothers. 

Super Bowl XLVI by the Numbers

A look at some numbers and statistics related to Sunday's game
<p> A look at some numbers and statistics related to Sunday's Super Bowl XLVI in Indianapolis</p>

The New England Patriots and the New York Giants will face one another in Super Bowl XLVI on Sunday in Indianapolis. As football fans across the country, not to mention the world, get ready for the “Big Game,” here are some numbers to whet your appetite.

1 – Times Indianapolis has hosted the Super Bowl. The game will be played in Lucas Oli Stadium, which is home to the Indianapolis Colts, and it will have a Manning playing in it. Only it’s Eli, and not Peyton.

Super Bowl XLVI Breakdown

A breakdown of the Patriots' and Giants' offense, defense, special teams and coaching.
<p> A breakdown of the New England Patriots' and New York Giants' offense, defense, special teams and coaching.</p>

Super Bowl XLVI
Lucas Oil Stadium, Indianapolis, Ind.
New England Patriots vs. New York Giants
Sunday, Feb. 5, 6:30 p.m. EST on NBC

New England Patriots

Jason Pierre-Paul Dominates Dallas Cowboys

JPP terrorized Big D with two sacks, one safety, one forced fumble and one blocked FG.
<p> New York Giants defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul terrorized the Dallas Cowboys, with two sacks, one safety, one forced fumble and one blocked potential game-tying FG on Sunday night.</p>

Jason Pierre-Paul, DE, Giants

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