Buccaneers Acquire TE Rob Gronkowski In Trade With Patriots, Reuniting With Tom Brady
As the frenzy surrounding the highly touted Tampa Bay Buccaneers continues to ramp up, the organization pulled the trigger to acquire Tom Brady’s former New England teammate and stud tight end Rob Gronkowski on Tuesday adding to an already stacked offense.Gronkowski retired from football 13 months ago and had signed a contract with the WWE in March leading to a Wrestlemania appearance that saw the 30-year-old win the 24/7 title on April 5. Less than a month after, it’s clear now that “Gronk” and his boisterous personality couldn’t stay away from football forever as the Patriots agreed on a tra...
Tampa Bay Buccaneers’ GM Says Tom Brady Tried To Sell Team On Signing Him
Just over a week since six-time Super Bowl champion Tom Brady signed with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on a two-year, $50 million deal, general manager Jason Licht says the 42-year-old tried to sell the organization on why he would be a good fit in Tampa Bay.Licht joined Mike Greenburg on ESPN’s Get Up on Monday discussing his first phone call with Brady on March 18 and how the quarterback began pitching his abilities.“We had a great conversation — Bruce and I — we talked to him for over an hour and a half. And he made it clear in the conversation that he was very, very interested,” Licht said. “I...