FOXBORO, Mass. — All season long, the New England Patriots have exemplified the phrase “next man up,” reeling off win after win despite losing numerous key players to injury
This week, Dwayne Allen is that “next man.”
With Rob Gronkowski sidelined as he serves his one-game suspension, Allen will be New England’s No. 1 tight end for Monday night’s game against the Miami Dolphins, with rookie Jacob Hollister serving as his backup.
“Rob has huge shoes to fill, and it’s going...