FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — The New England Patriots have signed Matt Flynn to shore up the quarterback position with Tom Brady facing a four-game suspension. That suspension could be reduced after Brady’s hearing with NFL […]
FALL RIVER, Mass. (AP) — Newspaper company GateHouse Media is asking a judge to unseal documents relating to a juror in former New England Patriots star Aaron Hernandez’s recent murder trial in Massachusetts. The company […]
NEW YORK (AP) — NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell made it official Tuesday: He will hear Tom Brady’s appeal of his four-game suspension. The league suspended the Patriots quarterback for his role in the use of […]
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — Coach Bill Belichick shed little light Friday in his first public remarks since the report was issued on the Patriots’ use of deflated footballs. He avoided direct answers to most of […]
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — The New England Patriots’ two rookie guards are helping each other study the team’s complex offensive schemes. They’ve already learned a much simpler strategy. No matter what the question, answer cautiously […]
WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS, W.Va. (AP) — The New England Patriots will join the New Orleans Saints for joint practices in West Virginia in August. New Orleans coach Sean Payton confirmed the practices Thursday after the […]
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — Robert Kraft spent 80 seconds Wednesday making his first public remarks since saying eight days earlier he wouldn’t appeal the Patriots’ punishment for using underinflated footballs.
A Patriots lawyer says the “deflator” nickname used by a ballboy and cited in the NFL’s decision to suspend quarterback Tom Brady was about weight loss, not footballs.
The Patriots have gone on the offensive – especially since the punishment got “DeflateGate” was handed down.
The NFL suspended Super Bowl MVP Tom Brady for the first four games of the season, fined the New England Patriots $1 million and took away two draft picks Monday as punishment for deflating footballs used in the AFC title game.