When Rob Gronkowski announced his retirement from the NFL in March 2019, many people thought Gronk — then 29 years old — would return to the league and make the retirement temporary. So when he went the entire 2019 season without announcing a comeback, people began to think the Gronk may really have been done with football. But he wasn’t.
After longtime teammate Tom Brady signed with the Buccaneers in April, the Patriots traded the tight end to Tampa Bay, signifying Gronkowski’s return to the game. After sitting out a year, Gronk believes he’s ready to return to the hard-hitting sport. CBD has helped Gronk feel like he’s ready to return to the gridiron.