Rob Gronkowski named Madden 17 cover athlete, calls it ‘surreal’ https://t.co/ujzCcROULd pic.twitter.com/W6dWLbuUYI— Mike Petraglia (@Trags) May 12, 2016
...AND the cover of the June edition of GQ Magazine.
Again, both announcements came yesterday.
Proud to be the June cover of @GQMagazine!— Rob Gronkowski (@RobGronkowski) May 12, 2016
Check it out here:https://t.co/sPRtrwBeI9 pic.twitter.com/pt6UHaaqTA
Gronk is the first Patriots player (and the first NFL tight end) ever featured on the Madden game box.
On the other hand, Tom Brady has graced the front page of GQ many times (at least five, by my count).