The deflate-gate fight is barely about the facts of the actual case anymore. The never-ending appeals seem to be all about Roger Goodell's power and the NFLPA fighting back against it. But there is a never-ending argument about the facts of the case amo…Share Tweet
Patriots take aim at Commissioner in new Brady case legal briefprofootballtalk.com 6 hours agoPatriots quarterback Tom Brady continues to fight the NFL’s effort to suspend him four games. The Patriots finally have gotten directly involved in the matter and, in so doing, have taken aim at the manner in which the Commissioner and the rest of the l…Share TweetThe New England Patriots on Wednesday urged a U.S. appeals court to reconsider its decision to reinstate Tom Brady's "Deflategate" four-game suspension, saying its star quarterback faced "unprecedented, unjustified and unsupported penalties."Share Tweet
Tom Brady appreciated Kevin Faulk’s statement at the draftprofootballtalk.com 11 hours agoFormer Patriots running back Kevin Faulk made a statement at the NFL draft when he wore a Tom Brady jersey while announcing the Patriots’ third-round pick. Faulk did it to show that the whole Patriots organization is behind Brady, who is facing a four-g…Share Tweetyahoo.com 13 hours agoThe NFL owners' meetings in Charlotte on Tuesday were brief, and the biggest news to come out of the event was the deciding of the host cities for Super Bowls LIII, LIV and LV plus some minor changes to instant replay. And there were of course some smal…Share Tweet
Wednesday morning one-linersprofootballtalk.com 16 hours agoDespite Bills DE Shaq Lawson’s shoulder injury, coach Rex Ryan says every Bills fan will be glad they drafted him. Dolphins DT Ndamukong Suh showed up for the first day of OTAs. Patriots DE Rob Ninkovich is eager to get back on the field. Ryan Fitzpatri…Share Tweet
Ted Olson is encouraged by Chief Judge’s dissenting opinion in Brady caseprofootballtalk.com 17 hours agoAlthough Patriots quarterback Tom Brady and the NFL Players Association lost in the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit, triggering the reinstatement of his suspension, one of the three judges randomly assigned to the case voted for Brady’s sid…Share Tweet
Patriots will have Dion Lewis back before Week OneA torn ACL ended the season of Patriots running back Dion Lewis in November, but it’s not expected to affect him this year. Mike Reiss of ESPN reports that people close to Lewis say he’s about a month away from being able to play in a game, which means …Share Tweet
Profs back Brady rehearing 'in name of science'ESPN.com May 24 (yesterday)Profs back Brady rehearing 'in name of science'Share TweetESPN.com May 24 (yesterday)Patriots RB Dion Lewis' recovery has him on track for season openerShare Tweet
If Brady deserves punishment, why not the same as for Stickum?Remember when Buccaneers running back Errict Rhett was caught violating league rules by tampering with equipment in an effort to give himself a better grip on the football? You probably don’t, because in that case the NFL didn’t launch a months-long, mu…Share TweetThe Bills’ right tackle competition will heat up at OTAs. Former Dolphins RB Larry Csonka was involved in the pitch for bringing a Super Bowl to Miami. Three undrafted cornerbacks are trying for spots with the Patriots. Ryan Fitzpatrick won’t be there, …Share Tweet
Sports Briefing: Brady Appeals for a New Hearing in the Deflategate Casenytimes.com May 24 (yesterday)Lawyers for New England quarterback Tom Brady want an expanded panel of judges to make the decision after a three-judge panel ruled in favor of Commissioner Roger Goodell.Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com May 23 (2 days ago)As expected, Patriots quarterback Tom Brady has decided to continue to fight his four-game suspension arising from the #Deflategate controversy. On Monday, Brady and the NFL Players Association filed a 15-page petition for a rehearing before the origina…Share Tweetyahoo.com May 23 (2 days ago)At this point, one thing is certain: Abiola Aborishade is persistent. The former Division III receiver, who set UMass-Dartmouth's single-season receiving record in 2014 when he had 84 catches, has stood near the New England Patriots' facility at Gillett…Share Tweet
Tom Brady Will Appeal Ballghazi Suspension, Againdeadspin.com May 23 (3 days ago)In the year 2184, when Tom Brady’s head is thawed from cryostasis to testify against Robo-Goodell in Moon Court, your descendants may wonder how the longest-running legal battle in the history of sports ever got started. (Their neural visit to the elect…Share TweetQuestions and answers about the case as it stands today.Share Tweet
Proof that regular season records don't guarantee ringsMay 25It could be happening to the Warriors and it's happened before. The teams with the most regular season wins in NFL, MLB and NHL history have NOT won their championships.
Tedy Bruschi: If Warriors lose, they're worse than 18-1 PatriotsMay 25Tedy Bruschi confronts Jemele Hill after coincidentally hearing her compare the Warriors to the 18-1 Patriots.
Goodell 'not focused' on Brady's appealMay 24Adam Schefter explains why NFL commissioner Roger Goodell kept his comments short regarding Tom Brady's appeal for a second hearing.
Is Brady's QB slot really in jeopardy or is he just paranoid?May 24Michael Smith and Jemele Hill weigh Tedy Bruschi's take on Jimmy Garoppolo possibly unseating Tom Brady. Is history repeating itself in the Patriots camp or is Brady just paranoid?