Agent Drew Rosenhaus, whose client list includes Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski, visited the set of NBC SportsTalk on Thursday. Surprisingly, the topic of Gronk’s ankle came up.
Rosenhaus was careful to point out that he didn’t want to get himself in trouble with Patriots coach Bill Belichick. But Rosenhaus also conceded that the injury is sufficiently bad that, if it wasn’t the Super Bowl, Gronkowski definitely wouldn’t be playing.
Implicit in this is the notion that Gronkowski will be playing, since it’s in the Super Bowl.
The real question is whether and to what extent he’ll be effective.
To find out, tune in to NBC (or NBCSports.com for the live stream) at 6:30 p.m. ET on Sunday.
Or you can tune in to NBC at 12:00 p.m. ET for the pregame show.
Or you can continuously watch NBC Sports Network, which includes a wide array of interesting and big-name guests this week from the Super Bowl.
Or you can do all of the above.