New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski, rear, reaches for a pass in front of Houston Texans linebacker Barrett Ruud (54) during the first half of an AFC divisional playoff NFL fo

 

              New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski, rear, reaches for a pass in front of Houston Texans linebacker Barrett Ruud (54) during the first half of an AFC divisional playoff NFL fo
New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski, rear, reaches for a pass in front of Houston Texans linebacker Barrett Ruud (54) during the first half of an AFC divisional playoff NFL football game in Foxborough, Mass., Sunday, Jan. 13, 2013. The pass fell incomplete and Gronkowski was injured on the play and did not return. Gronkowski missed five regular-season games with a broken left forearm. The Patriots won 41-28. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)