Judging from the Patriots’ poor performance against the Lions the other night, the team sure could use a healthy Rob Gronkowski. But the big guy is still putting a smile on people’s faces while he recovers from back surgery. On behalf of his family’s Gronk Nation Youth Foundation, the Pats pass catcher and father, Gordy, donated $45,000 worth of football equipment to the Brockton Junior Boxers, a Pop Warner football team in the City of Champions. The donation guarantees the team, formed in 2005, will be playing for many years to come.
Rob Gronkowski helps Brockton Pop Warner team
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