New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski grabs a pass during an NFL Football training camp scrimmage of the Patriots and Philadelphia Eagles in Foxborough, Mass., Tuesday, Aug. 12, 2014. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)

Gronk promises he will play Sunday

Saying he is "super excited," Gronkowski vowed to be on the field after he didn't play in any of the four preseason games as he completed hi…

Brandon Graham, Ryan Mallett

Patriots trade Mallett to Texans

Originally a third-round draft pick from Arkansas, Mallett played four games in three years with the Patriots, completing one pass.

UMass safety app

New app helping UMass students feel safe

The school has contracted with the Rave Guardian Campus Safety App for smartphones, which allows students to send in tips, activate a panic …

Rooftop at the Providence G

Quick Bites: Rooftop at the Providence G

In this week’s Quick Bites, our T.V. Maitre d’ visits a new Providence restaurant he says is literally above the rest. Rooftop at the Provid…