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Malcolm Butler daring Brady to throw his way in practice

FOXBORO, Mass. — It’s not a coincidence that Malcolm Butler finds himself lined up across from Julian Edelman more often than not in New England Patriots training camp. Last year, those Edelman reps went to former Patriots cornerback Darrelle Revis. Now Butler has stepped into that No. 1 role, which shows the kind of expectations Patriots coaches have for Butler “They don’t...
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Bernard Pollard doesn’t like Tom Brady but says QB shouldn’t be suspended

Despite a competitive hatred for Tom Brady, Bernard Pollard—the man who once destroyed Brady’s knee—spoke out in defense of the embattled New England Patriots quarterback. As most are likely aware, NFL commissioner Roger Goodell recently upheld the four-game ban levied against Brady for his alleged involvement in the Deflategate scandal. Many NFL players, both former and current...
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Bernard Pollard backs Tom Brady, disagrees with suspension

The last time Tom Brady missed a regular season game, he had Bernard Pollard to thank. Pollard preemptively ended Brady’s season in 2008 when his hit tore the New England Patriots quarterback’s ACL. Now, Brady could sit out for the first time since that injury if his four-game suspension for his alleged role in Deflategate holds up. Pollard isn’t exactly well-liked in New...
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NFL, Brady could settle to avoid appeal documents going public

The judge who will be presiding over the lawsuit Tom Brady and the NFL Players Association have filed against the NFL has made one thing extremely clear — he would rather the two sides reach a settlement than drag each other through litigation. U.S. District Court Judge Richard M. Berman issued a lengthy order to...Read More
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Jimmy Garoppolo: the most interesting QB in the world

Whether or not you agree with the suspension levied against Tom Brady and the New England Patriots in the wake of "Deflategate," there is at least one story that matters to the NFL fan: how will the team fare without their franchise QB?    In the first four weeks of the season, the Patriots host the Steelers and Jaguars and go on the road against the Bills and Cowboys. Only...
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Rebuttal banner supporting Tom Brady flies over Pats practice

The New England Patriots and Tom Brady received support in the skies during the team’s training camp practice on Friday, one day after a contingent of snarky New York Jets fans paid $1,000 to fly a banner that mocked and ridiculed the under-fire quarterback. New England Aerial Ads appears to be the outfit behind the...Read More The post Rebuttal banner supporting Tom Brady flies...
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Lawyer who litigated against NFL: Brady plays every game

Depending on who you speak to, New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady either stands no chance in federal court or should prepare to play every snap of the 2015 NFL season. At least one lawyer who has litigated against the NFL believes Brady’s four-game suspension will be overturned. Alan Milstein, an attorney with NFL courtroom...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
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Cardinals' Jen Welter is 'tired of hearing about Tom Brady's balls'

The Arizona Cardinals made history by hiring Jen Welter as an inside linebackers coach through training camp and the preseason, making her the first known female coach in the NFL. And Welter isn’t too happy that all anyone can talk about is New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady and his ongoing battle with the NFL. Welter said as much when asked for her opinion Wednesday...
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NFLPA: NFL didn't respond to Tom Brady settlement offer

Tom Brady really doesn’t want to miss any games for his supposed role in Deflategate. NFL commissioner Roger Goodell upheld the New England Patriots quarterback’s four-game suspension earlier this week,  and now the entire saga will continue to play out in federal court. However, in the days leading up to Goodell’s decision, rumors of settlement negotiating surfaced. No...
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Brady told staff to hand copy of game ball rules to officials

While he may have been hesitant to admit it six months ago, there is little doubt now that Tom Brady likes his game balls to be inflated to the lower end of the *legal* limit. In fact, the four-time Super Bowl winner reportedly likes his equipment managers to inform game officials of that before each...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
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