Updated 10:55am ET
According to team sources, Rob Gronkowski will not be in action today against the Jacksonville Jaguars.
Gronkowski started practicing last week after a month off due to a a broken forearm, but he was unable to return to action.
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The Patriots are thought to want Gronkowski to return back to action as soon as possible because the Patriots have not earned a first round bye yet for the playoffs. The Patriots currently sit in the third spot and need to win out to have a chance to earn a bye.
But it looks like the Pats are going to play it safe with their Pro Bowl tight end and let him heal until the playoffs.
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