This is potentially devastating news for the New England Patriots and their fan base.
While we don;t have all the details yet, we do know thanks to a breaking news report from Pro Football Talk's Josh AlperJosh Alper that Patriots' tight end Rob Gronkowski has suffered some form of injury during practice drills, and it was serious enough to force him from the field and into the locker room.
According to Alper, Gronkowski pulled up short while running a route during one of the drills, he then immediately made his way to the sideline to consult with a member of the Patriots' training staff. Both Gronkowski and the trainer would then leave the field, and no further update has been provided at this time.
We will continue to monitor this story for further developments.