Rob Gronkowski announced on Tuesday that after retiring from the NFL, he is partnering with CBDMedic, a CBD-based topical, and becoming an advocate for CBD.
Gronkowski sat down with Business Insider to discuss his next venture and what he has been up to in retirement, including losing weight, competing in other sports, and doing puzzles.
Gronkowski also discussed whether he’d feel the “itch” to return to football during the season.
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Rob Gronkowski has maintained a relatively low profile — by Gronk standards — since announcing his retirement from the NFL in March.
On Tuesday, in New York City, Gronkowski announced his next venture — partnering with CBDMedic, a CBD-based topical, and becoming an advocate for CBD. In an emotional press conference, Gronkowski spoke about how football wore him down physically, emotionally, and spiritually, how he needed to take time off to heal, and how CBDMedic helped his recovery.
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Gronkowski, of course, was peppered with questions about returning to football. He left the door open but said he did not see a comeback happening in the foreseeable future — like in a week or month, as he put it.
After his press conference, Gronkowski sat down with Business Insider to discuss his next chapter, how he’s spent time in retirement, including losing weight, how he’d change the NFL, and whether he will feel the “itch” to play football again.
This interview has been edited for clarity and length.
Scott Davis: During your press conference today, you spoke a lot about the idea of being pain-free and recovering. What has that overall process been like? Obviously, you found CBDMedic and started using that, but what else? Has it been rehab, …read more
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