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According to ESPN’s Darren Rovell, trading card and memorabilia company Panini has pulled all of the Aaron Hernandez sticker cards from their sticker book collections.
A representative with trading card and memorabilia company Panini confirmed to ESPN.com on Thursday morning that the company painstakingly removed Hernandez stickers from 500,000 of its sticker books, which were already produced but had yet to hit the shelves.
Although the stickers come in packs, the company places 10 stickers directly into the books to get a collector started. It was purely coincidence that Hernandez was one of the 10 players chosen.
People are going to really love this. Panini has confirmed that Tim Tebow will replace Hernandez.
The company has produced 1 million stickers of new Patriots quarterback Tim Tebow, who happened to play with Hernandez at the University of Florida, to fill the spot. The Tebow replacement stickers will be handed out at events or given to customers who received Hernandez in...
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Aaron Hernandez and his murder charge is a subject that is taboo in the NFL and especially Foxboro, but it’s also the subject that most people want to know about. Well, Rob Gronkowski is haven’t nothing to do with it.
When pressed to speak about his former teammate Gronk emphatically refused and when pressed even threatened to leave the interview.
I understand his reluctance...
When Tim Tebow signed with the New England Patriots there were conflicting reports as to whether he’ll play tight end or not.
While ESPN’s Chris Mortensen continues to believe Tebow won’t play tight end, Mike Freeman of CBS Sports still believes he’ll get some work there.
Love you Mort but disagree: Tebow will play some tight end.
— mike freeman (@realfreemancbs) July 17...
The Boston Globe was able to tour the Bristol County House of Corrections, where Aaron Hernandez is awaiting trial on charges of first-degree murder.
The New England Patriots will not release second-year corner back Alfonzo Dennard in wake of his DUI, according to the Boston Globe. The Patriot’s do not plan on releasing Dennard, but they are prepared for him to be suspended by the NFL under the player conduct policy. Dennard could likely be looking at, at least three games, as [...]
The New England Patriots plan on giving Alfonzo Dennard another shot, according to a report from Ben Volin of the Boston Globe. Patriots second-year cornerback Alfonzo Dennard has not had the best offseason, first earning a deferred 30-day jail sentence for assaulting a police officer and then getting arrested last Thursday in Lincoln, Neb., under suspicion of DUI. But despite the...
BY NICK ST. DENISEveryone knows Tim Tebow's throwing motion is as ugly as it gets.But the last thing the New England Patriots' third string quarterback needs is a mediocre college player reminding him about it. (photo: ArcticWhirlwind, Flickr)LSU signal-caller Zach Mettenberger has been less than spectacular in his non-community college career, but the 22-year-old takes...
“Funny or Die” released a hilarious exclusive to their website this week, entitled “NFL Training Video: How Not to Murder People.” The video addresses the recent string of violent crime in the NFL (*cough* *cough* Aaron Hernandez *cough*) and how to prevent it moving forward.
Absolute gold. Well done.
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Since it is the offseason, there is a lot more free time to dig up old clips and try and read into what any exchanges between players could have meant. After the New England Patriots slaughtered the Denver Broncos 41-23 in the 2011 NFL Playoffs, Tom Brady and Tim Tebow met at midfield to exchange some words. Towards the end of their conversation Brady says, “I’m trying to...
CBS News, our non-sports newsy brothers from the same mother, did an interview with the entire Gronkowski family. Naturally, Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski was there. But he almost didn't stay for the whole thing, threatening to walk out when Dan Dahler tried to turn the subject towards Aaron Hernandez.
You can see the clip above (and the full interview here) but it was a...
Dan Klecko knows exactly why Rob Gronkowski stood up and nearly walked out of an interview on CBS This Morning when repeatedly asked about the Aaron Hernandez murder case.
Gronkowski wasn't just agitated or uneasy. He was more than that.
"He was scared," Klecko, a defensive lineman for the New England Patriots from 2003-06 told FOX Sports by phone this week. "...
Tim Tebow and Tom Brady worried about Aaron Hernandez's behavior as early as 2011, with Hernandez being described as "a lot to handle," a newly surfaced video shows.
Brady: “And I’m trying to watch over Aaron and Brandon.” Tebow: “I appreciate that, too, man. They’re good guys.” Brady: “[Yeah] they’re a lot to handle.”
Read more at: http://nesn.com...
Probably the worst Patriot season in recent memory.
Even 2008 wasn't as bad. At least in 2008 the team had an excuse for failing to meet expectations. There was no Tom Brady.
After the shock of seeing Brady keeled over on the ground in the first game of that season wore off, it became a pretty entertaining year. Who thought we would be watching Matt Cassel defy the...
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So what is going to happen here? A-Rod is going to play a game or two then be told by MLB that he’s suspended for 150 games for his second PED offense? I’m really not sure I understand what is going on right now. I posted an article yesterday that said I know for a fact A-Rod is going to get popped for his second PED offense...