• How Rob Gronkowski blew up a Patriots-Lions trade

    2 monthes ago - By New York Post

    Rob Gronkowski would have rather hung up his cleats for good than play for another team, even if coached by a former Patriots coach. The Patriots tight end reportedly threatened retirement upon the Lions and Patriots nearly completing a blockbuster trade for him last spring, sources told ESPN. The five-time Pro Bowler is said to...
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  • Report: Lions tried to trade for Rob Gronkowski, who threatened to retire

    Report: Lions tried to trade for Rob Gronkowski, who threatened to retire

    2 monthes ago - By NBC Sports

    The Patriots and Lions nearly pulled off a trade that would have sent Rob Gronkowski to Detroit - until Gronk put the kibosh on it. That's the word from Adam Schefter of ESPN, who reports that the teams nearly completed the trade during draft week. The problem was, Gronkowski refused to take calls from the
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  • Report: Patriots and Lions Were 'Deep Into Trade Discussions' for Rob Gronkowski During Offseason

    2 monthes ago - By SI

    Gronkowski reportedly threatened to retire upon hearing the trade talks.
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  • Report: Rob Gronkowski nearly traded to Lions during draft, Gronk threatened to retire when he heard

    2 monthes ago - By CBS Sports

    The tight end wanted more money, the Patriots thought about trading him
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  • Rob Gronkowski threatened to retire if Patriots traded him to Lions, report says

    Rob Gronkowski threatened to retire if Patriots traded him to Lions, report says

    2 monthes ago - By Sporting News

    Once Gronkowski heard the Patriots were in talks with the Lions to trade him, he put his foot down.
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  • Report: Patriots Nearly Traded Rob Gronkowski to Lions; TE Threatened to Retire

    2 monthes ago - By Bleacher Report

    New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski reportedly threatened to retire this offseason to prevent a trade to the Detroit Lions ...
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