That was just the start of a weekend of fun in the Big Apple, though, as he also caught some of the U.S. Open and, naturally, stopped by one of the city's gourmet burger joints.
Gronk gets a superlative from Jimmy Fallon
In honor of the NFL kickoff, last week "The Tonight Show" handed out some hilarious superlatives and had the players read them. Check out the video below to see what awards Gronk, Peyton and other guys won.
Patrick Chung does Boston history…Patriots style
A group of Boston tourists wanted to learn about local history, but Patrick Chung had other plans when he teamed up with web series "2 Point Lead."
Gronk the puppet
Just when we thought he'd done it all, Gronk went and became a puppet. Check him out in "The Madden 16" series, where he is Half Top: "half man, half machine and all abs."