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Gronkowski left the NFL ¿Would he make his way into WWE?

 New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski speaks to reporters ahead of Super Bowl LIII

Mike Segar


A betting site has placed the former New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski as a possible new WWE wrestler after his retirement.

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Rob Gronkowski announced his retirement from the NFL on Sunday, and since then no one stops talking about it mostly in the world of football.

The 29-year-old and former New England Patriots tight end seemed to have still a lot to give in the league, however 'Gronk' said goodbye to the NFL after nine seasons and three Super Bowl rings becoming one of the best tight ends in history.

But that might not be the end of Gronkowski's story as in fact this Monday has placed his future in one of the sports most followed by the American fans, wrestling.

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It all started at 20 years old on stage at the NFL draft when my dream came true, and now here I am about to turn 30 in a few months with a decision I feel is the biggest of my life so far. I will be retiring from the game of football today. I am so grateful for the opportunity that Mr. Kraft and Coach Belichick gave to me when drafting my silliness in 2010. My life experiences over the last 9 years have been amazing both on and off the field. The people I have meet, the relationships I have built, the championships I have been apart of, I just want to thank the whole New England Patriots organization for every opportunity I have been giving and learning the great values of life that I can apply to mine. Thank you to all of Pats Nation around the world for the incredible support since I have been apart of this 1st class organization. Thank you for everyone accepting who I am and the dedication I have put into my work to be the best player I could be. But now its time to move forward and move forward with a big smile knowing that the New England Patriots Organization, Pats Nation, and all my fans will be truly a big part of my heart for rest of my life. It was truly an incredible honor to play for such a great established organization and able to come in to continue and contribute to keep building success. To all my current and past teammates, thank you for making each team every year special to be apart of. I will truly miss you guys. Cheers to all who have been part of this journey, cheers to the past for the incredible memories, and a HUGE cheers to the uncertain of whats next.

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And since 'Gronk' has been on some occasions at events of the WWE the fans point out in the betting site that in a short time he will be becoming a fighter.

It even was mentioned on Monday Night Raw that the former Patriots player could make a special appearance this Monday Night.

How the bets about Gronkowski future looks like

  • WWE wrestler: 3-2
  • NFL Commentator: 2-1
  • Actor: 5-1
  • Podcast presenter: 5-1
  • NFL player: 10-1
  • AAF player: 33-1
  • XFL player: 33-1
  • Stripper: 50-1
  • CFL player: 50-1