Rob Gronkowski injury update: Fantasy scratch in Week 16

David Butler II-US PRESSWIRE

New England Patriots TE Rob Gronkowski will not be active in Week 16. We breakdown the fantasy implications.

New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski has been ruled out of Sunday's game, via Jeff Howe. The Pats big-play TE has returned to practice in a limited fashion. He did not get in a full session during the week, as the team is slowly easing him back into the linep.

Gronkowski will not be available for Sunday's game against the Jacksonville Jaguars.

Fantasy Analysis: After breaking his forearm on a special teams play some weeks back, Gronkowski has been unavailable for fantasy owners. The hope for the team is that he is ready for the postseason.

However, for owners in the fantasy finals, they will have to watch one of their top producers during the season ride the bench.

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