Rob Gronkowski 50-50 For Week 3 Against Bucs

Patriots_Rob_Gronkowski_2013The New England Patriots are becoming increasingly optimistic that tight end Rob Gronkowski, Tom Brady’s most trustworthy receiver, will soon rejoin the huddle.

Gronkowski has been practicing for several weeks, and a source said there is a 50-50 chance that he makes his return to the lineup Sunday against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.

Although the Patriots have opened with two victories, Brady has been visibly frustrated after struggling with a supporting cast that includes three rookie wideouts and an undrafted rookie tight end.

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