Gronk gets big billing for just one line on big screen

Gronk gets big billing for just one line on big screen

A feature film with Rob Gronkowski (that wasn't recorded by a cellphone on a cruise ship or a duck boat) opened Friday. And despite having just one line, he's front and center on the poster for "You Can't Have It" - a tale of a final night at a dive bar that doesn't promise to be part of another Best Picture mixup at next year's Oscars.

The Patriots tight end plays one of the largest detectives in law enforcement history and delivers the immortal phrase, “Someone needs to do some explaining. What’s going on?” 

Co-star Joanna Krupa complained to TMZ that the big guy struggled a bit on the set. "We had to do re-take after retake for his one line," she said. 

It's been a busy offseason of movies for Gronkowski as he recovers from back surgery that ended his season well before the Pats' Super Bowl run. He was also in "American Violence", which opened in February. 

Ohio State LB on Belichick: 'When you first meet him, you're scared'

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Ohio State LB on Belichick: 'When you first meet him, you're scared'

Even for some of the nation's top athletes, confident 20-somethings with the rest of their (perhaps very lucrative) lives ahead of them, there's a feeling you just can't shake when Bill Belichick walks into the room. 

"When you first meet him, you're scared," said Ohio State linebacker Raekwon McMillan, per WBZ. "He's quizzing you. It's like a little test. But after you get done with the test, the quiz or whatever, drawing up the defense, it's pretty cool. They're real down to earth people. Really cool."

Belichick was spotted at Ohio State's pro day getting a closer look at McMillan and his teammates on Thursday. He then headed off to Ann Arbor, Michigan for the Wolverines showcase Friday.

During various scouting trips across the country, the Patriots appear to be showing significant interest in the incoming class of linebackers. Belichick spent some extra time with Vanderbilt's Zach Cunningham -- who's projected to be a first-rounder -- at his pro day. The team reportedly scheduled a meeting with a speedy linebacker from Cincinnati. And Matt Patricia caught up with Notre Dame linebacker James Onwualu once his workouts finished up on Thursday. 

As for McMillan, the 6-2, 240-pounder was a second-team All-American and a first-team All-Big Ten choice. He's instinctive, but there's some question as to whether or not he has the strength to hold up inside at the next level.

PODCAST: Dan Wetzel on the Aaron Hernandez double-murder trial

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PODCAST: Dan Wetzel on the Aaron Hernandez double-murder trial

Tom E. Curran has Dan Wetzel of Yahoo Sports as a guest to discuss the Aaron Hernandez double homicide trial. Wetzel has been in the courtroom, and wrote this piece about the day Hernandez’s former friend Alexander Bradley testified in court. 

After speaking with Wetzel, Curran has Tim Rohan of MMQB.com on to discuss his day with ESPN NFL Insider Adam Schefter.

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