Two things...

1. What is going on with Gronkowski ---

and 2. Does it make it worse that his mom is trying to defend him?CLICK HERE to listen to Matt's take on it!

 

Diane Gronkowski told The Boston Herald....

"All I can say is Robbie is dying to play. He wants to get out there. He's doing what he has to do to get back playing. He doesn't like it. He wants to play. It really bothers him that he's not playing."

PHOTO: The Boston Herald