Patriots optimistic Gronk will be ready for week one

Rob GronkowskiESPN’s Field Yates reported on NFL Insiders that there’s some optimism that Rob Gronkowski will be ready to go for week one as he continues to rehab from ACL surgery, per Rotoworld.com.

“Indications are he’s progressing very nicely compared to where he was at this time last year,” stated Yates, who formerly worked for the Patriots and now covers the team for ESPN Boston. Gronkowski’s status is not assured for Week 1, but to this point there are no signs he’ll miss it.