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Sunday, January 13, 2013
Patriots' Rob Gronkowski injured again

By James Walker

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. -- -New England Patriots Pro Bowl tight end Rob Gronkowski was taken out of the game in the first quarter with what looked like a left arm injury.

Gronkowski caught a deep ball out of bounds but fell on his left arm, which was broken earlier this season, and was taken into the locker room. He was in obvious pain on the sideline while talking to team doctors.

This is the second consecutive year Gronkowski has a big injury concern in the playoffs. Last year Gronkowski suffered a high-ankle sprain in the AFC title game and was not 100 percent during the Super Bowl.