Gronkowski: 'I'm always motivated, no matter what the circumstances are'

FOXBORO — Rob Gronkowski received an incentive-laden contract earlier this offseason, but he said on Monday that he didn't need a restructured contract to want to be on the field.  "I'm always motivated," he said after Day 1 of mandatory minicamp at Gillette Stadium, "no matter what the circumstances are." TANGUAY VS. CURRAN Tanguay and Curran have heated argument over Brady/Best Buddies controversy Twitter reacts to the Tanguay-Curran fight The circumstances are that his salary structure for 2017 was finagled in such a way that he'll be rewarded for remaining healthy and available. Gronkowski's new deal, per ESPN, will bump his salary for this upcoming season from $5.25 million to $10.75 million