Rob Gronkowski

ORCHARD PARK, NY - OCTOBER 12: Rob Gronkowski #87 of the New England Patriots celebrates after a reception against the Buffalo Bills during the second half at Ralph Wilson Stadium on October 12, 2014 in Orchard Park, New York. (Photo by Tom Szczerbowski/Getty Images)

Thursday Night Fantasy Starters: Tom Brady, Chris Johnson And Rob Gronkowski

While the Jets have fallen badly, the Patriots have picked it up with two stellar offensive showings in the last two weeks. Tom Brady has found his rhythm, while tight end Rob Gronkowski is growing more dangerous each week. Here’s a look at the key players on each side and which players belong in your fantasy line-up.

10/16/2014

Saints tight end Jimmy Graham. (Getty Images)

Harris: Adapt Or Die A Painful Fantasy Death

To win nowadays, you need to hit it big with a high-potential guy somewhere.

CBS Chicago–09/02/2014

Saints tight end Jimmy Graham. (Getty Images)

Saints, Graham Agree On 4-Year Deal

The deal is reportedly for four years and $40 million, with $21 million guaranteed.

CBS Chicago–07/15/2014

BOSTON, MA - JUNE 03: Rob Gronkowski of the New England Patriots celebrates during Game Four of the Eastern Conference Finals in the 2012 NBA Playoffs between the Miami Heat and the Boston Celtics on June 3, 2012 at TD Garden in Boston, Massachusetts. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

6 NFL ‘Bros’ Guaranteed To Be The Life Of The Party

Looking for your kindred party spirit? We’ve wrangled 6 NFL players who are sure to be the life of the party wherever they go.

05/29/2014

FOXBORO, MA - DECEMBER 8: Tom Brady #12 of the New England Patriots leads the team during a game with the Cleveland Browns at Gillette Stadium on December 8, 2013 in Foxboro, Massachusetts. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Colts Have Three Big Keys To Taking Down The Patriots On The Road

The Indianapolis Colts are currently riding high after taking down the Kansas City Chiefs with the second-largest comeback in NFL playoff history. They’ve got to come back to earth though, and prepare for the New England Patriots on the road, and there are a few big things that need to be done for the win.

01/08/2014

FOXBORO, MA - DECEMBER 08: Head coach Bill Belichick of the New England Patriots looks on in the second quarter against the Cleveland Browns during the game at Gillette Stadium on December 8, 2013 in Foxboro, Massachusetts. (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Belichick A Possible Candidate For NFL Coach Of The Year

The 2013 season might be the best performance of Bill Belichick’s coaching career.

12/31/2013

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TTYM: Watch A Gronk Rap Music Video And Spencer Hawes Sing Karaoke

   by @TaraLipinskyMore Columns here. In This week’s That Thing You Missed Spencer Hawes follows up a put-back dunk with a little ditty, a hockey ref is in the wrong place at the right time, the Harlem Globetrotters […]

11/15/2013

Jay Cutler.  (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Hoge: Don’t Rule Out Early Return For Cutler

One week down. Less than three to go?

CBS Chicago–10/28/2013

Knowshon Moreno. (Photo by Dustin Bradford/Getty Images)

Harris: Fantasy Players To Watch Entering Week 1

Here are a list of players that you should target in free agency, or in trades early in the year that will pay off down the road.

670 The Score–09/04/2013

Tom Brady. (Credit: Getty Images.)

Harris: The Patriots Are For Sale – And I’m Buying

People are scared of what’s to come of this Patriots’ offense – use that to your advantage.

CBS Chicago–08/28/2013

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Fantasy Football: Top 12 Tight Ends To Draft

Studs like Graham and Gronkowski are in a league of their own, but the position offers solid players.

08/14/2013

Rob Gronkowski and Aaron Hernandez. (Credit: Getty Images)

Gronkowski Nearly Walks Out On Interview When Asked About Aaron Hernandez

The entire Gronkowski family opened up for an interview with CBS This Morning, but one thing they wouldn’t talk about was the arrest of former Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez.

670 The Score–07/17/2013

Rob Gronkowski.  (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Gronkowski Offered $3.75 Million To Act In Porn Scene

The 23-year-old Play Boy has the opportunity to make $3.75 million for just a few hours (minutes?) of work.

670 The Score–02/07/2013

Tom Brady. (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

AFC All-Pro Selections – Offense

This year’s AFC all-pro offense includes Brady and Manning, two of the best quarterbacks ever. See who else made the team.

01/13/2013

Jimmy Graham.  (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)

Harris: Fantasy Tight Ends Are Not Worth Your Time

Every fantasy team needs a tight end, but no fantasy team should rely on a tight end.

670 The Score–11/21/2012

Wild Card Playoffs - Detroit Lions v New Orleans Saints

Fantasy Football: Top 10 NFL Tight Ends

Tight ends came into their own in 2011. Will more records be broken in 2012? Check out your top 10 fantasy football options.

08/21/2012

Jay Cutler throws to Brandon Marshall. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Silverman: Cutler-Marshall May Move Into Top QB-Receiver Combinations

The Bears have correctly identified and understand the way the modern game of football is played. As we prepare for the 2012 season, all vestiges of the Bears being a conservative, run-the-ball kind of team are in the past.

670 The Score–07/03/2012

Chase Blackburn intercepts a pass intended for Rob Gronkowski. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Patriots Give Gronkowski 6-year, $54-Million Deal

All-Pro Rob Gronkowski has agreed to a $54 million deal with the New England Patriots, the richest contract for a tight end in NFL history.

06/08/2012

Super Bowl XLVI

Photo: Gronkowski Getting Kissed By 16-Year-Old In Aruba

Rob Gronkowski may want to dial it down a notch.

670 The Score–03/20/2012

Chase Blackburn intercepts a pass intended for Rob Gronkowski. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Jalen Rose Apologizes For Saying Gronkowski Was ‘White Boy Wasted’

Jalen Rose apologized for saying Rob Gronkowski was “white boy wasted.”

670 The Score–02/09/2012

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