Rob Gronkowski hasn't played in a preseason game since 2012. Why risk getting one of the Patriots' most valuable players hurt?
FOXBORO -- When James Develin suffered a broken leg against the Panthers on Friday night, the Patriots lost their lone true fullback.
The last time the Patriots made a visit to Bank of America Stadium to take on against the Panthers, they left cursing and confused.
Newcomer Reggie Wayne was seen wearing jersey No. 15 in his first practice with the Patriots.
His longtime number, No. 87, currently belongs to tight end Rob Gronkowski.
From what Rob Gronkowski can tell, Tom Brady is the same guy he's always been -- even as settlement discussions about his four-game suspension continue in federal court.