No matter what event the Patriots hold right now, it's impossible to ignore the elephant in the room.
It's amazing that, in terms of perception, the deflate mess is considered the worst thing to ever happen to the Patriots.
1wThough Robert Kraft and the Patriots won't appeal their penalties, that doesn't mean Tom Brady is necessarily giving up his appeal.
1wIt seems as though the Patriots and the NFL are warming up to each other once again.
1wRob Ninkovich says he's all kinds of excited to have Brandon Spikes back in the Patriots locker room.
1wPro Football Talk's Mike Florio says Adam Schefer's report that the NFL asked the Patriots to suspend John Jastremski and Jim McNally is the first league leak of material favorable to the Pats.
1wEx-Bills great Jim Kelly calls Tom Brady 'a good friend' but says he 'doesn't need to' deflate footballs.
1wSteve Buckley joins Sports Tonight to discuss the report that the NFL and the Patriots are trying to come to a compromise using back channels.
1wThe Patriots released undrafted free agent rookie wideout Devin Gardner on Monday, one of three cuts the Patriots made to start the week.