Report: Rob Gronkowski is closer to doubtful for this week

ESPN’s Ed Werder reported today that Rob Gronkowski has a 50-50 chance at playing this week for the Patriots.

According to,  Gronk is closer to doubtful then questionable this week.

As we hear it, Gronk remains closer to doubtful, which under the NFL’s injury reporting rules means he has a 25-percent chance of playing.  (For each of the team’s first two games, Gronkowski officially was listed as doubtful.)