Six weeks into the 2019 season, the New England Patriots sure look like they could use a pass-catching, play-making tight end.
But quarterback Tom Brady said Monday that he’s not going to lobby one such player, Rob Gronkowski, to come out of retirement and rejoin the team.
“Look, I love that guy,” Brady said . “I’m happy that he’s enjoying his life. He seems to really be doing a lot of great things. He knows how I feel about him. I want what’s best for him. He’s the only person that can make those decisions.”
Gronkowski, who retired in March after nine seasons in the NFL, hasn’t publicly shut the door on an eventual return, that he feels physically capable of playing and would