The Tampa Bay Buccaneer caught an American soccer dropped from a helicopter hovering 600 ft within the air, breaking the record for the very best altitude catch.
Gronkowski returned to his alma mater, the University of Arizona, to realize the feat, even donning his pads, helmet and a jersey with his outdated No. 48 on it.
After struggling with the primary two makes an attempt, the normally surehanded Gronkowski caught the third, producing a well-known “Gronk Spike” on the ball earlier than being swarmed by the present Arizona gamers.
“Every time you step on the field, you’ve got to raise that bar to another level, baby,” Gronkowski advised the media afterward. “And I just raised that bar to this level.”
Gronkowski, alongside with his former New England Patriots teammate Tedy Bruschi, had been serving as honorary coaches for the Wildcats’ spring recreation on Saturday.
The record-breaking feat will see his identify entered into the Guinness Book of World Records — and he did not even want Tom Brady.
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