Rob Gronkowski is back, and being Gronk on the field

There are always players a little extra excited for the first day of training camp, usually rookies or guys on new teams. Part of that comes with health, as the 28-year-old Gronkowski has recovered from back surgery and has been given the green light by coach Bill Belichick. “I’ve definitely had a longer vacation than a lot of guys,” Gronkowski said, via Mike Giardi of