"Yeah. It happened", Gronkowski said. "I wasn't going anywhere without Brady".
Tiger leads entering final round at East Lake
As noted by Golf Channel stats wizard Justin Ray, Woods' record when playing with a 54-hole lead is astounding . "That helps. Not even one bad hole could keep Tiger Woods from a share of the 36-hole lead for the first time in more than five years.
That was a scenario the tight end wasn't a fan of.
The five-time Pro Bowler met with the Pats and the two sides agreed to a plan that would allow Gronkowski to continue to play for the team and talks with the Lions were dropped.
"I think we have to be careful in society today that people can't just come out and say things like this bit about us trading Gronk to the 49ers or Tennessee", Kraft said in June. That prompted the Patriots to sit down with him and give him a refashioned contract that adds $4.3 million incentives for the 2018 season. He has 138 yards and a touchdown through two weeks this season heading into Sunday night's contest versus the Lions.