Welcome back, Tom Brady and Rob Gronkowski. The two captains haven't been participating in the Patriots' voluntary offseason program, but owner Robert Kraft said he expected them both to be present at mandatory minicamp.
These camps are considered mandatory. As the story said, the key to having Brady at minicamp will be to develop connections with a group of receivers that hasn't spent a lot of time with the QB. Author Mike Reiss said this could be the week where a small part of the foundation is laid.