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Earlier today, we pointed out a stark contrast between the way the Patriots handled tight end Aaron Hernandez and the way the Ravens handled linebacker Ray Lewis back in 2000. The Pats summarily dumped Hernandez; the Ravens rallied around and defended R…Share Tweet
After much speculation, Aaron Hernandez has been charged with murder in the death of Odin Lloyd. Michael McCann breaks down what to expect from the case going forward.Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com ESPN.com yahoo.com deadspin.com patriotsgab.com boston.com buffalobills.com CNNSI.com nytimes.com grantland.com Jun 26, 2013The NFL and other merchandise-sellers have decided to forego cashing in on the murder charges against Aaron Hernandez. According to USA Today, the league quickly decided to no longer sell his number 81 Patriots jersey online, though it was shown as avai…Share Tweet
Matt Williamson on Patriots TE Jake BallardESPN.com Jun 26, 2013Jake Ballard is one of the hottest names in the Boston area Wednesday -- the veteran just moved up the New England Patriots' depth chart into the important No. 2 tight end role after the team released Aaron Hernandez, who is being investigated in a homi…Share TweetFor the second time today, an NFL player facing serious criminal charges has been released. The Patriots cutting Aaron Hernandez hours after he was arrested in connection with the death of Odin Lloyd will get much more attention, but the Browns have als…Share Tweet
Why the Patriots offense will be finepatriotsgab.com Jun 26, 2013The New England Patriots offense will be fine this season. This team is definitely facing adversity this season, but they play their best ball against it. Top five reasons New England’s offense will be fine: 1. Tom Brady: One of the best quarterbacks in…Share TweetThe arrest of Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez has provided a timely diversion for Jets quarterback Mark Sanchez. But it’s impossible to turn the other cheek (yeah, I said it) when it comes to the bizarre video posted by TerezOwens.com of Sanchez danc…Share TweetThe Bills will put individual game tickets on sale on July 9. Can Dolphins WR Mike Wallace top 1,100 receiving yards in 2013? Losing many of Tom Brady’s favorite receivers could make the Patriots vulnerable in the AFC East. Said Jets G.M. John Idzik of …Share Tweet
Richard Seymour seems ready to call it a career without right offerRichard Seymour has spent 12 seasons in the NFL playing for the Oakland Raiders and New England Patriots. He’s one of only four players on PFT’s Top 100 Free Agents list to still not have a place to play for the 2013 season. However, Seymour appears at …Share Tweet
Hernandez Charged With MurderJun 26Jeremy Schaap looks back at the day's events for Aaron Hernandez.
New England Patriots in 2013Jun 26Former head coach Brian Billick joins the "NFL Total Access" crew to discuss the impact of Aaron Hernandez's situation and how it will affect the New England Patriots in 2013.
What Jail Will Be Like For HernandezJun 26Bristol County Sheriff Thomas Hodgson breaks down what Aaron Hernandez's time in jail will be like.
Hernandez Charged With MurderJun 26ESPN legal analyst Roger Cossack discusses the latest on former Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez, who has been charged with murder and five gun-related crimes.