Rob Gronkowski’s Contract and How it Ties Into His Playing Decision

[adsenseyu1] There is a great column up on ESPN by Ed Werder about a growing resentment towards TE Rob Gronkowski of the Patriots for not playing in games on Sundays due  to a fear of re-injuring his forearm. I wanted to look at the financials of his deal and explain why Gronkowski’s camp wants to […]

Looking at the Contracts of Rob Gronkowski and Aaron Hernandez

[adsenseyu1] With the Patriots star Tight End duo in the news I figured I would do a quick once over of the details I had on their contracts to point out some of the options for the players in the event of the worst case scenarios and clear up some misconceptions about the guarantees in […]

Gronkowski Slightly Tweaks Contract

Per ESPN’s Field Yates, the Patriots slightly reworked the contract of Tight End Rob Gronkowski, by paying him a $4 million signing bonus and reducing his end of the year option from $10 million to $6 million. Technically the move has no impact on the salary cap changes since the option was already being prorated […]

Patriots Quick Passing Offense, It’s Implications in Regard to WR Value, and What Play Callers Mean to Offenses

I was on Twitter spit-balling on the idea of the Patriots drafting Hunter Renfrow in the sixth round, then the potential of having him and Braxton Berrios together as Julian Edelman moves closer to retirement (thought not seeming to slow down now). This is of course if they were to be successful and make a […]