Since this is July 4th week, let’s talk about a little Shock and Awe, also known as Rob Gronkowski and Jimmy Graham. These two players are completely changing the tight end position. They have also taken over most tight end conversations. Never before have we seen two tight ends outscore all but two wide receivers in a single season.
Gronkowski was absolutely a beast in the red-zone and outscored all tight ends, including Graham, but many statisticians are now calling for him to regress back to the mean. But for some reason the same is not being said about Graham. It will be interesting to see which of these guys can lead the charge in 2012, if it is even one of these two.
There is a ton of talent at tight end,