D’Qwell Jackson insists he doesn’t handle the ball enough to know whether it was properly inflated or not: “The deal about me saying that I noticed anything about it, that’s totally false.”
Friday morning marked the start of ‘Deflate-gate’ Day 5, which had Craig and a blonde, left-handed, retired NFL quarterback not named Boomer Esiason talking about balls from just about every angle imaginable.
Patriots quarterback Tom Brady said he has not been contacted by the NFL, even as league officials investigate whether the team cheated against the Indianapolis Colts.
“I don’t necessarily want to rule Geno out or anoint him,” Maccagnan told Carton and Connolly. “It’s a work in progress.”
While Patriots coach Bill Belichick defended himself to reporters on air pressure in footballs, stadium sponsor Gillette had an ad up behind him: #Flexball.
The league did not specify what the gesture was in the win over Green Bay, but Lynch grabbed his crotch after scoring a go-ahead touchdown in the fourth quarter.
Belichick must pay for Deflate-gate. Make it hurt. But don’t wrench his headset from him before February 1. We all lose if the Patriots lose before the game begins.
Vague injury reports. Spygate. Signing players with intel on opponents. And now, an open NFL investigation into whether the team cheated during its AFC championship win.
In light of the recent events involving the Pats and their penchant for using deflated balls, Craig and Kevin Connolly revisited Lowery’s violent outburst…
Kevin Connolly was back alongside Craig in the Allstate Studio Thursday morning for Round 2, as the Booms took yet another day of rest and relaxation in preparation for Super Bowl week.
The New England Patriots may end up facing some form of punishment from the NFL for their role in “deflate-gate,” but on the Internet, where the meting out of instantaneous justice is the norm, they are getting shellacked.
The WFAN host says Commissioner Roger Goodell needs to mete out swift justice if it’s proven the Patriots intentionally deflated footballs used in Sunday’s AFC title game.
Bill Belichick has a lot in common with Richard Nixon and Barry Bonds. They all cheated for no obvious reason.
“I thought it was a first-class operation all the way through,” Maccagnan said. “…It was very clear to me that (Johnson) will do whatever it takes to give us an opportunity to be successful.”
Brad Johnson’s comments were published by the Tampa Bay Times after the NFL launched an investigation into whether the Patriots intentionally deflated footballs.
Photos of Bruno Mars and the Red Hot Chili Peppers at the Super Bowl XLVIII halftime show.
Fans around the Tri-State area have donned their jersey’s and applied their face paint for a night of hard hitting NFL action.
Great snaps from Super Bowl XLVIII.