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Kittens Help Gronk Show Sensitive Side

Rob Gronkowski shows his softer side for ESPN. ESPN Boston

Gronk and his kittens.

It's not what you think.

Rob Gronkowski opened up to ESPN the Magazine this week about life in the NFL after a knee injury and his relationship with Tom Brady.

When it came time to photograph the Patriots tight end for the story, ESPN had some fun with Gronk's affinity for young felines.

[Shame on you, people.]

Some captions write themselves.

Have at it below.

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