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Rob Gronkowski is now down to four ways to earn his $5.5 million incentive

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In May of 2017, Rob Gronkowski and the Patriots agreed to restructure his deal. The restructure offered Gronk to earn $5.5 million through different incentives:

Rob Gronkowski's $1 million incentive can be earned in one of the following four ways:

  1. Scores 10 touchdowns
  2. Catches 60 passes
  3. Has 800 receiving yards
  4. 70 percent playing-time

Rob Gronkowski's $3 million incentive can be earned in one of the following four ways

  1. 80 percent playing-time
  2. Scores 12 touchdowns
  3. Catches 70 passes
  4. Has 1,000 receiving yards

Rob Gronkowski's $5.5 million incentive could have been earned in one of the following five ways

  1. 90 percent playing-time
  2. Scores 14 touchdowns
  3. Catches 80 passes
  4. Has 1,200 receiving yards
  5. Named first-team All-Pro

So how's the progress going?

It is now mathematically impossible