At every checkpoint along the way, this Deflategate farce continued precisely because the NFL has been seeking to diminish the Patriots and Tom Brady.
Apparently the NFL was only willing to reduce its suspension of Tom Brady from four games to three games.
Judge Richard Berman said no settlement was reached Monday in the Deflategate case, but said he would deliver a decision "tomorrow or the day after."
8mRex Bowl XIII is likely Rex Ryan's last go-round against the Patriots. Wouldn't he like a victory as a parting gift? Not gonna happen, writes Tom E. Curran.
8mWR Julian Edelman (concussion) and CB Kyle Arrington (hamstring) don't make trip to play the Jets.
8mExpect Josh McDaniels, Matt Patricia and Nick Caserio’s names to be mentioned in connection with head coaching or front-office vacancies.
8mThis week Bill Belichick had a variety of good plays to choose from in his team's 41-13 win over the Dolphins.
8mSteve Maneri wasn't ready to give up on his football dream. Luckily the Patriots came calling.
8mIt’s scenarios galore with only two weeks left on the season.
8mBrandon Browner was fined for his hit on Dolphins receiver Brandon Gibson last weekend.