Deflategate has been quite a distraction from the real issue with the NFL. But the real story will catch up to Roger Goodell by Christmas.
Some short takes off the long weekend, including the one thing we've been waiting for: Tom Brady to come out and say something. Anything.
Tom E Curran explains why the delay reported by the AP is only the beginning. Tom Brady's appeal process could last until the fall.
9mTommy Kelly has a job. He signed with the Cardinals Wednesday after being released by the Patriots earlier this week.
9mTrading their locker-room leading, All-Pro left guard should once and for all dispel the notion that these Patriots were going "all in" in 2014.
9mWe know all the numbers on new Patriots tight end Tim Wright. But how does he play? Let's go to the tape.
9mMichael Felger and Chris Price on the departure of veteran guard Logan Mankins and its impact on the Pats' locker room.
9mWith their reported interest in Richie Incognito, the Bucs instead trade for Logan Mankins. That has everybody there excited, and understandably so.
9m"I think it really came down to, they needed somebody else in here as a tight end." - Lou Merloni
9m"What, do you want your offensive lineman to be choir boys? Nice guys?" - Greg Dickerson