What Impact Will Rob Gronkowski’s Injury Have On Patriots’ Offense?

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Most of the worry surrounding the New England Patriots has involved their defense, but that shifted to the offense this week with the devastating Rob Gronkowski news.

The Pats tight end had back surgery Friday, and the team and the Gronkowski family released a joint statement saying Gronk is not expected to return this season.

So what does this mean for the Patriots? Will fellow tight end Martellus Bennett’s role change?

Hear what NESN’s Jermaine Wiggins told Emerson Lotzia about all that and more in the video from “NESN Live,” presented by Cross Insurance, above.

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