Rob Gronkowski has surgery

Updated: November 19, 2012, 10:18 PM ET
ESPN.com news services

New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski underwent surgery on his broken forearm Monday, a source told ESPN.

The Patriots are uncertain exactly how long he will be out, but one source said he expects Gronkowski to miss "probably a few weeks." Before the surgery, an NFL.com report cited Gronkowski as telling people he would be out four to six weeks.

Gronkowski broke his forearm at the end of Sunday's 59-24 rout of the Colts, suffering the injury on the Patriots' final extra ...

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