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Report: NFL investigators to consult physicist on Deflategate

  Bill Belichick said it himself: He isn’t the Mona Lisa Vito of deflated footballs. But an Ivy League physicist probably is pretty close.   Apparently that’s the thinking of the NFL-appointed investigators looking into the New England Patriots’ DeflateGate controversy, as they have reached out to the Columbia University physics department for help in understanding...
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Robert Kraft: Richard Sherman is a 'marketing whiz'

PHOENIX — If Richard Sherman successfully got under Robert Kraft’s skin, then the New England Patriots owner and CEO didn’t show it. The Seattle Seahawks cornerback said Sunday that the Patriots won’t be punished for DeflateGate because Kraft and commissioner Roger Goodell are so close. Kraft and Goodell were photographed together the night before the AFC Championship Game...
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Robert Kraft: Patriots’ Players Think DeflateGate Is ‘Hogwash’

PHOENIX — The New England Patriots too busy working to earn their owner a fourth Super Bowl ring to think about DeflateGate. The controversy that won’t go away has only distracted one Patriots player as the team prepares for Super Bowl XLIX against the Seattle Seahawks, owner and CEO Robert Kraft said Tueday at MediaDay. “By and large, except for our quarterback, they’re...
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Did New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft really diss Richard Sherman’s education?

I can’t wait to hear the retort on this one… In response to Richard Sherman’s prediction that the NFL would not punish the New England Patriots properly over the deflate gate scandal due to owner Robert Kraft’s close ties with Commissioner Roger Goodell, Kraft went nuclear and dissed Sherman’s education. Here’s what Kraft said at a press conference earlier today, per...
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Pete Carroll ok with Robert Kraft despite Patriots firing

          This embed is invalid   " /> Pete Carroll is preparing to face the team that canned him 15 years ago. It’s the furthest thing from his mind.   Carroll, now head coach of the Seattle Seahawks, served as the New England Patriots’ head coach for three seasons before being fired by the organization following the 1999 campaign. He suggested Monday...
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Richard Sherman is not pleased with Roger Goodell

Seattle Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman is the most outspoken player in the National Football League. The All-Pro and Stanford graduate has plenty of thoughts on DeflateGate, commissioner Roger Goodell and the New England Patriots, whom he will face in Super Bowl XLIX this Sunday. When asked at an introductory press conference about the scandal, Sherman blasted New England...
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Richard Sherman rips NFL, Patriots over 'Deflategate' (Video)

The Seattle Seahawks arrived in Arizona Sunday to begin preparing for Super Bowl XLIX, and cornerback Richard Sherman didn't waste any time making headlines by taking shots at the NFL and the New England Patriots over "DeflateGate".Sherman was particularly blunt when he was asked about his perception of the Patriots and how they seem to keep getting too close to the line: “Will...
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Richard Sherman calls out Kraft, Goodell over their friendship

The Seattle Seahawks have said very little about Deflategate over the past week, but Richard Sherman proved on Sunday that biting your tongue for that long is a lot harder than it seems. When a reporter asked Sherman if he believes the Patriots will be disciplined for allegedly deflating footballs before the AFC Championship Game,...Read More
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Robert Kraft Releases Statement on ‘Deflate-gate’

Immediately after the NFL released a statement Friday afternoon that the league was still investigating allegations that the New England Patriots under-inflated footballs prior to the team’s AFC Championship game last weekend, owner Robert Kraft has also released a statement (via Patriots official website). On Monday, I received a letter from the league office informing me that...
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