It has been quite a week for Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski. The featured cover story in ESPN The Magazine, complete with a photo shoot of Gronk showing his softer side holding kittens.

His teammates had a lot of fun with all of this during practices this week.

Gronk is also the subject of this week's ESPN Sunday Conversation...

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