Gronkowski sets record with 4th season with 10 TDs

SAN DIEGO (AP) New England's Rob Gronkowski is the first tight end in NFL history with four seasons with at least 10 touchdown receptions.

Gronkowski caught a 14-yard scoring pass from Tom Brady to pull the Patriots to 14-13 with 3:26 left in the second quarter on Sunday night.

San Diego tight end Antonio Gates needed one scoring catch to match Gronkowski's feat.

Gronkowski had 10 TD catches in 2010, 18 in 2011 and 11 in 2012.

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