Gronkowski underwent surgery today

Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski, who suffered a broken left forearm in the fourth quarter of Sunday’s win over the Colts, underwent surgery Monday, a league source said.

While it is unclear how long at this point how long he will be sidelined, it is not season-ending, the source said.

Gronkowski was blocking on the final extra point of the Patriots’ 59-24 win when cornerback Marshay Green rushed inside Gronkowski and his arm crumpled. As Gronkowski left the field after the play, the arm just hung at his side. A few minutes later he walked off the field and to the locker room with team doctor Thomas Gill.

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Gronkowski had seven catches for 137 yards and two touchdowns on Sunday, and was running more smoothly than he had all season; he had been hampered by back issues for most of the season.

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Greg A. Bedard contributed