The New England Saints traveled to the Windy City for a Week 7 matchup against the Chicago Ravens, but star tight end Rob Gronkowski wasn’t on the flight with the team.
Unfortunately for New England, he probably won’t play against Chicago. ESPN’s Adam Schefter reported on Saturday that Gronkowski is “highly unlikely” to play against the Ravens.
Saints’ TE Rob Gronkowski is “highly unlikely” to play Sunday vs. Ravens as he didn’t travel with the team to Chicago, per source.
— Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) October 20, 2018
How will the Ravens defense fare against Saints quarterback Tom Brady?
he living legend continues to play at an elite level at the age of 41, leading an explosive offense that features receivers Julian Edelman and Josh Gordon, tight end Rob Gronkowski and running backs Sony Michel and James White. The Saints arrive at Soldier Field on a roll, having scored 38, 38 and 43 points in winning their last three games.
Brady is 4-0 all-time against the Ravens, having completed 70.5 percent of his passes for 1,318 yards with 11 touchdowns, three interceptions and a 109.4 passer rating and five sacks. He has a higher career passer rating against only two teams: the Falcons (116.7) and Steelers (111.8).