Arians: TE Rob Gronkowski (ribs) 'very close' to return for TNF

Arians says it will be "very close" on Rob Gronkowski being able to return from ribs injury Thursday.

Related players: Cameron Brate, O.J. Howard

Fantasy Impact: 

The Bucs haven't really missed a beat with Gronk out of the lineup. In fact, it may have benefitted WR Antonio Brown. Howard caught two balls and Brate one last week but weren't really a factor overall. Gronk and the Bucs have a favorable matchup Thursday night against the Eagles so keep an eye on his status this week.

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