Gronkowski Rules Out Return To Bucs

Any hopes that the Bucs and their followers had of Rob Gronkowski coming back from retirement to play once more this season seem gone. In reality, they have been dashed on Tuesday by Gronk himself. Talking with ESPN’s Mike Reiss within the New England space whereas selling Ice Shaker bottles, Gronkowski dominated out a comeback.

“I’m achieved with soccer,” Gronkowski stated. “Love the sport – liked the sport. Undoubtedly blessed with all of the alternatives the sport of soccer has given me and the relationships. I’ve been in New England for 9 seasons and in Tampa for 2. I’m achieved with soccer. I’m stepping my ft into the enterprise world, the enterprise ventures and simply seeing what’s on the market and the place I can discover my place.”

Gronkowski Focusing On Enterprise – Not Soccer

Gronkowski introduced his retirement from soccer on June 21. That ended his 11-year enjoying profession for the second time. The longer term Corridor of Famer got here out of a one-year retirement in 2020 to play with the Bucs. He caught two touchdowns in Tremendous Bowl LV to assist in giving Tampa Bay its second championship in franchise historical past.

The day he retired, Gronkowski’s agent, Drew Rosenhaus, stated he thought the star tight finish would return in some unspecified time in the future within the 2022 season. Gronkowski responded to that on Tuesday.

So, what would Gronkowski do if Tom Brady referred to as to ask him to come back again through the season?

“Drew is the No. 1 soccer agent on the market,” Gronkowski stated. “He loves something that has to do with the NFL and likes to see his gamers be enjoying. However I might reply, clearly. I might clearly reply the best quarterback of all time and ask him how he’s doing and inform him I’m doing good. I wouldn’t return to soccer, no.

“I’ve been enjoying for no matter – 30 years. That’s all I actually know. Simply to have that transition and leap proper into the enterprise ventures is superior. It offers me a jump-start on defining my foot and what I need to do subsequent and the place I need to be – what place I’ve on this world.”

Except for being the pitchman for Ice Shaker, Gronkowski additionally has endorsements with USAA, T-Cellular and Manscaped, amongst different firms.