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Mark Wahlberg: Tom Brady ‘An American Hero’ Who’ll Probably Win More Super Bowls

New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady’s likeability might be at an all-time low, but one celebrity fan whose support for the four-time Super Bowl winner has remained strong throughout the Deflategate situation is actor and producer Mark Wahlberg. Wahlberg did a radio interview on “The Dan Patrick Show” on Friday and most of the conversation focused on the Boston native’s...
Via NESN.com
1 hour ago  |  Discuss

NFL denies reports that Goodell is recusing self from Brady appeal

While several reports surfaced Friday that the league has denied the NFLPA's request to stop commissioner Roger Goodell from being the one presiding over New England Patriots star quarterback Tom Brady’s appeal of a four-game suspension, the league has yet to officially budge. NFL executive Greg Aiello told FOX Sports 1 NFL Insider Mike Garafolo exclusively on Friday that no final...
Via Fox Sports
2 hours ago  |  Discuss

Report: NFL Denies Union’s Motion for Roger Goodell to Recuse Himself from Tom Brady Appeal

In the least surprising news of the entire Deflategate scandal, it is being reported that the NFL denied the National Football League Players Association’s request for Roger Goodell to recuse himself from Tom Brady’s appeal. NFL rejected NFLPA Motion that Roger recuse himself from appeal, per source. — Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) May 22, 2015 Goodell appointed himself...
Via Sportsnaut
3 hours ago  |  Discuss

Report: Goodell will not recuse himself from Brady appeal

Roger Goodell wants to be the judge, jury and executioner in Tom Brady’s suspension appeal. The NFL rejected the NFL Players Association’s request that Goodell recuse himself as arbitrator in Brady’s appeal, CBS Sports’ Jason La Canfora reported Friday. NFLPA executive director DeMaurice Smith said Friday on ESPN that the union would “increase the volume” of their request...
Via NESN.com
4 hours ago  |  Discuss

NFL Rejects NFLPA’s Request For Roger Goodell To Recuse Himself In Tom Brady’s Appeal

The NFL has rejected the NFL Player’s Association’s formal request for commissioner Roger Goodell to recuse himself from the Patriots QB Tom Brady’s appeal, according to Jason La Canfora. Goodell made the decision to appoint himself as the arbitrator in Brady’s appeal hearing shortly after the league handed down punishment for DeflateGate. Under the CBA, Goodell ... The...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
4 hours ago  |  Discuss

Belichick reportedly never believed Brady's Deflategate story

Robert Kraft's decision not to appeal the New England Patriots' punishment for Deflategate left Tom Brady to fight the harsh discipline on his own. According to the Boston Herald's Ron Borges, Brady has been on his own throughout the prolonged incident. Borges was a recent guest on CSNNE's "Sports Tonight" and was asked by host Michael Felger if there was a chance Kraft and head...
Via Fox Sports
4 hours ago  |  Discuss

NFL Notes: Tom Brady, Bengals, Bills, & Steelers

Tom Brady The NFL says that they’ve yet to schedule a date for Tom Brady‘s appeal hearing, according to Pro Football Talk. Bengals Geoff Hobson of Bengals.com writes that RB James Wilder could see some snaps at fullback as the team looks to find a potential backup for Ryan Hewitt. According to Hobson, the Bengals liked fourth-round DB Josh ... The post NFL Notes: Tom Brady...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
5 hours ago  |  Discuss

The Terrible Podcast – Talking New Extra Point Rule, Landry Jones, Steelers 53 Man Roster & More

Season 5, Episode 115 of The Terrible Podcast is now up and with David Todd back in the co-host chair for this show, we start things off by talking a little more about the Deflate-gate suspensions as it relates to New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady possibly having his suspension reduced via his appeal. David has some interesting thoughts on […] The Terrible Podcast...
Via Steelers Depot
5 hours ago  |  Discuss

Completely unbiased Mark Wahlberg calls Tom Brady an 'American hero' and 'cultural icon'

While the NFL and non-Patriots fans continue to persecute Tom Brady for his general awareness of football manipulation in the Deflategate scandal, actor/producer/Boston native/Funky Bunch-er Mark Wahlberg defended the QB during a spot on "The Dan Patrick Show" on Friday. As you probably would expect. But Wahlberg didn't only absolve Brady of any guilt, the Patriots homer called Brady...
Via Fox Sports
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Herald writer Rob Borges says Belichick never believed Brady wasn't guilty

According to Rob Borges of The Boston Herald, even head coach Bill Belichick doesn't buy Tom Brady’s DeflateGate story:"Belichick never believed his story, from what I was told," said Borges. "Because they all know. Why do you think all those retired quarterbacks, the Troy Aikmans of the world -- Troy Aikman is about as nice a guy as I've ever met in football -- nobody's backed...
Via Bob's Blitz
8 hours ago  |  Discuss

Report: Bill Belichick ‘Never Believed’ Tom Brady’s Deflategate Story

Robert Kraft’s decision not to appeal the New England Patriots’ punishment for Deflategate left Tom Brady to fight the harsh discipline on his own. According to the Boston Herald’s Ron Borges, Brady has been on his own throughout the prolonged incident. Borges was a recent guest on CSNNE’s “Sports Tonight” and was asked by host Michael Felger...
Via NESN.com
8 hours ago  |  Discuss

Raging and Ranting

It’s difficult to post when you’re in the midst of a rage that grows with each passing moment. At some point reason and common sense will take over, right? ESPN’s Legal Analyst Lester Munson actually wrote this sentence this week. Three men who beat up a partner or child, and a guy who according to the NFL’s own report, and even that is in much doubt, more probably than...
Via Boston Sports Media Watch
9 hours ago  |  Discuss

Tom Brady’s legend will grow regardless of appeal verdict

Tom Brady’s appeal is looming and when it kicks off all eyes will be on the NFL and the final outcome.For Tom Brady his appeal was about protecting his legacy and his reputation. For the NFL it is curious as to what they were hoping to accomplish out of handing down such a dramatic punishment. Sally Jenkins of the Washington Post opines on NFL commissioner Roger Goodell’s harsh...
Via EndZoneScore
9 hours ago  |  Discuss

Bill Belichick Reportedly Never Believed Tom Brady's Deflategate Story

Belief is a tricky thing. You want to take someone's word for something, but there's a nagging feeling they could be wrong. We've all...
Via Athlon Sports
10 hours ago  |  Discuss

NFL.com Ranks Tom Brady NFL’s No. 5 Quarterback — With An Asterisk

If you’re a New England Patriots fan, you have to hope Tom Brady is reading and listening to anything and everything surrounding him right now. Because if he is, there’s no shortage of motivation for the legendary quarterback. Brady’s name has been dragged through the mud in recent days, weeks and months, in large part due to his alleged involvement in Deflategate. Real or...
Via NESN.com
10 hours ago  |  Discuss

Report: Bill Belichick, Robert Kraft never believed Tom Brady with Deflategate

One of the most surprising aspects of the Deflategate saga has been how little pressure New England Patriots head coach Bill Belichick has been under. Belichick, who was ultimately responsible for Spygate in 2007, was completely exonerated in the Ted Wells report. By all indications, Belichick didn’t know that something illegal was (allegedly) going on...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
11 hours ago  |  Discuss

Former Bills QB Jim Kelly: Tom Brady greatest QB ever but...he cheated

Former Buffalo Bills quarterback Jim Kelly joined “We Need to Talk” on CBS Sports and said there was “no doubt” Brady cheated.“Oh, there’s no doubt,” Kelly said. “There’s no way that an equipment manager in the National Football League is going to do something to the football without the greatest quarterback ever to play knowing … ”“You do something like that...
Via Bob's Blitz
12 hours ago  |  Discuss

HOF QB Kelly: 'There's no doubt' Brady knew about Deflategate

The NFL owners meetings may be over, but one topic in the sport refuses to go away. Yup, Deflategate. The latest person to voice his opinion on the subject is former Buffalo Bills quarterback and Hall of Famer Jim Kelly. So it's safe to say the guys knows a thing or two about playing quarterback and handling footballs. Appearing with a panel on CBS Sports' "We Need to Talk," Kelly...
Via Fox Sports
13 hours ago  |  Discuss

Burying Frank Clark Story Under Deflategate Reeks of Hypocrisy

Tom Brady, Robert Kraft, the New England Patriots and Deflategate have taken over the airwaves, leaving the Frank Clark saga unattended. NFL fans and media alike have become infatuated with the story of deflated footballs, leaving a tale of far greater concern sitting on the sideline. Everybody who is anybody is making headlines these days giving the masses their own personal take...
Via Sportsnaut
19 hours ago  |  Discuss

Jim Kelly: There is no doubt Tom Brady cheated

Leave it to a Hall of Fame quarterback to put Tom Brady’s role in Deflategate into proper perspective. Former Buffalo Bills quarterback Jim Kelly joined “We Need to Talk” on CBS Sports and said there was “no doubt” Brady cheated. “Oh, there’s no doubt,” Kelly said. “There’s no way that an equipment manager in the...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
20 hours ago  |  Discuss

NFL.com puts asterisk next to Tom Brady in ranking of QBs

Tom Brady is a four time Super Bowl Champion and a three time Super Bowl MVP. His place in history has been made….or has it? With the New England Patriots involvement in two of the biggest scandals in recent NFL history, it will be interesting to see what happens with the legend of Tom Brady once all is said and done. In an article published on May 19th on NFL.com, Bucky Brooks...
Via This Given Sunday
21 hours ago  |  Discuss

NFL.com puts asterisk next to Tom Brady in ranking of QBs

Tom Brady is a four time Super Bowl Champion and a three time Super Bowl MVP. His place in history has been made….or has it? With the New England Patriots involvement in two of the biggest scandals in recent NFL history, it will be interesting to see what happens with the legend of Tom Brady once all is said and done. In an article published on May 19th on NFL.com, Bucky Brooks...
Via Bloguin Best
21 hours ago  |  Discuss

How Tom Brady’s suspension affects his fantasy stock

With Deflate-Gate behind us, we know one thing is certain; Tom Brady will be suspended. Now, with an appeal coming, we are currently unaware of exactly how long. As it stands today, Tom Brady will be out for the first four games of the season. If he wins his appeal, it seems unlikely he will avoid suspension all together, but it would likely be reduced to two games. But how should...
Via EndZoneScore
21 hours ago  |  Discuss

Rangers’ Shin-Soo Choo Teaches Gary Striewski To Say ‘Free Brady’ In Korean (Video)

We’re pretty sure you can’t deflate a baseball, but that doesn’t mean Tom Brady and the New England Patriots are on the mind of baseball players, too. DeflateGate has become an inescapable monster of a fiasco, so NESN’s Gary Striewski decided to sit down with Texas Rangers outfielder Shin-Soo Choo, a native of South Korea, and ask him to translate...
Via NESN.com
22 hours ago  |  Discuss

British journalist Tom Bradby has been mistakenly getting blasted on Twitter thanks to Tom Brady

For all of you who don’t know by now, New England Patriots QB Tom Brady does not have a Twitter account. But that hasn’t stopped many people from voicing their opinions about him to the wrong account. British journalist and ITV political editor Tom Bradby has seen his mentions turned up a notch since all of the Deflategate stuff started. It has gotten so bad that Bradby started...
Via No Guts, No Glory
1 day ago  |  Discuss
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