=== Gronkowski out for season with ACL tear ===
 
 Foxboro,   MA  (SportsNetwork.com)  -  New  England  Patriots  tight  end  Rob
 Gronkowski  will  miss the rest of  the season with a  torn ACL and MCL in his
 right knee.
 
 An MRI confirmed the damage on Monday, according to NFL.com.
 
 The  Patriots  orchestrated  their  third  consecutive  come-from-behind  win,
 without  the  All-Pro on  Sunday. Gronkowski  was carted off  the field in the
 third  quarter  of a wild  27-26 victory over  Cleveland after catching a pass
 from  Tom Brady up  the seam before his right knee absorbed the brunt of a hit
 by defensive back T.J. Ward.
 
 The Patriots were trailing 12-0 when Gronkowski got hurt.
 
 Gronkowski,  who will  finish the 2013 season with 39 receptions for 592 yards
 and  four  touchdowns. also missed  the first six  games of the campaign while
 recovering from offseason back and forearm surgeries.
 
 
 
 
 12/09 10:30:35 ET