Found July 08, 2013 on The Victory Formation:

The coverage of the Aaron Hernandez murder scandal has spiraled out of control. We’ve gotten to the point where the facts of the case are no longer important, and we can move on to the really relevant stuff: Hernandez’s previous behavior while in college, and, of course, Urban Meyer. Now, Robert Kraft has opened his big yap and vomited some of the worst CYA, woe is me b.s. I’ve ever heard. Via Boston.com, we get the first quotes from Kraft since the story broke: “No one in our organization was aware of any of these kind of connections. If it’s true, I’m just shocked,” Kraft said in his office at Gillette Stadium. “Our whole organization has been duped.” Kraft went on to reference this letter, which Hernandez wrote in advance of the 2010 draft: “Here’s a guy writing a letter, taking responsibility,” Kraft said. “The only thing I ever heard on Aaron Hernandez was he was very young, immature and potentially had problems presented in this letter. Never saw signs of anything else.” And then Kraft suggested he was snowed by Hernandez in part due to the TE’s childhood Patriots fandom: Kraft said Hernandez “knew how to push my buttons.” [...]

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